Books tagged: war of independence

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Independence
By Kate Kasserman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 184,880. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Category: Fiction
An orphaned girl in revolutionary America tries to hide her damning past and save the rebel officer she secretly loves.
Girty: The Legend
By John Anderson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,820. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Recognizing that the past is nothing more than the stories we tell about it, "Girty: The Legend" examines the myth of Simon Girty, the legendary “white savage” who terrorized the American western frontier. Stories are still written about Daniel Boone and his fellow heroes; but now that the Indians have been exterminated or removed, the Girty myth is no longer useful. His story is fascinating.
Regulated for Murder: A Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thriller
By Suzanne Adair
Series: Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thrillers, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,290. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction
Redcoat detective Michael Stoddard, out of uniform and bearing intelligence for Lord Cornwallis, must solve the murder of his loyalist contact before a brutal sheriff frames innocents and delivers Michael up to his nemesis, a psychopathic British officer. REGULATED FOR MURDER, Suspense Magazine Best of 2011: "A tightly woven storyline that rang true and felt complete." ~ Grace Krispy, MotherLode
Tan - A Story of Exile, Betrayal and Revenge
By David Lawlor
Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction
It’s 1914 and Liam Mannion is forced to flee Ireland over a crime he didn’t commit. He enlists and endures the hell of trench warfare. Five years later he returns to his home town as a Black and Tan - specialist troops who become notorious for their brutality. Liam is torn between loyalty to the Army and to his childhood friends, who are now fighting alongside the rebels to overthrow British rule.
Ned Hickey - A Hero of Two Revolutions
By John O'Neill
Price: Free! Words: 24,420. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Screenplays
This story about Ned Hickey, an Irish hero in Ireland and America in the War of Independence, is written for readers who love to dream, to imagine - scenes, faces, settings and yet do need a story on which to hang their vision of how the earth moves for ordinary humans in extraordinary times or circumstances.
Whitebeam
By K.M. del Mara
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,900. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction
On the cusp of the fourteenth century, Pippa knows very well that a long-time family friend is both a hot-headed radical and a murderer. But she doesn't find out that he is Scottish national hero Robert the Bruce until she is twelve years old. She also discovers that he is her father.
A Hostage to Heritage: A Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thriller
By Suzanne Adair
Series: Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thrillers, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction
Redcoat investigator Lt. Michael Stoddard expects to round up two miscreants before Lord Cornwallis's army arrives for supplies. But his quarries' trail crosses with that of a criminal who has abducted an English heir. Michael's efforts to track down the boy plunge him into a twilight of terror from radical insurrectionists, whiskey smugglers, and snarled secrets out of his own past in Yorkshire.
Twice a Hero
By Phil Tomkins
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 64,640. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
The true story of heroism, hardship and horror in the blood and mud seen through the eyes of a teenage volunteer and his comrades in the forgotten conflicts of Salonika and Palestine, during the Great War, fighting for the freedom of small nations and in particular, Home Rule for Ireland. Then in the Irish War of Independence, which helped establish a nation
Give Me Liberty: 24 Heroes and Heroines of the American Revolution
By Hank Kellner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Give Me Liberty: 24 Heroes and Heroines of the American Revolution celebrates the achievements of two dozen freedom fighters during the American Revolution.
Sirocco: A French Girl Comes of Age in War-Torn Algeria
By Danielle A. Dahl
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction
The Algerian War of Independence begins in 1954, forever changing the lives of the French colonials, including 10-year-old Nanna and her family. The conflict lasts for 8 years, but despite the constant threat of terrorist attacks, Nanna confronts the usual challenges of growing up--helping to raise her spirited siblings, struggling with math, and defying her harsh father by falling in love.