Jessica James

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Jessica James is an award-winning historical fiction author who resides in Gettysburg, Pa.

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Phantom Force Tactical
All books stand alone, but follow the characters of the world-renowned Phantom Force Tactical private security agency. Award-winning and bestselling mystery/thriller series.
Heroes Through History
All books stand alone. Fictional heroes from the Revolutionary War and Civil War. Award-winning and bestselling romantic historical fiction series.


Protecting Ashley: A Phantom Force Tactical Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,880. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
He wants to keep her safe. She needs to keep her secrets. With danger looming and lives at stake, a former Navy SEAL must find a way to protect his client—and guard his heart. Find out what happens when sparks begin to fly.
Shades of Gray: Complete Civil War Serial Historical Fiction (Vol 1-3): An Epic Southern America Love Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 222,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Called the “greatest love story ever told” when it was first released in 2008, Shades of Gray has been expanded and enchanced in this new Shades of Gray Civil War Serial Trilogy. Honor and conviction clash with loyalty and love in this poignant Civil War novel that pits brother against brother.
Glory Bound (Shades of Gray Serial Civil War Trilogy Book 3)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical » General
In Glory Bound (Book 3 of the Shades of Gray Trilogy) the lives of Union spy Andrea Evans and Confederate Colonel Alexander Hunter cross again by the fates of war, proving that their destinies are meant to be entwined forever. Honor and conviction clash once again with loyalty and love in this epic Civil War novel that is often compared to Gone with the Wind.
Honor Bound (Shades of Gray Civil War Serial Trilogy Volume II)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,990. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Honor Bound (Volume II of the Shades of Gray Trilogy) follows Union Spy Andrea Evans as she ends up in the home of her enemy, Colonel Alexander Hunter, the leader of a Confederate cavalry unit. Hawthorne is an almost mythical place of rolling hills, horses, and...peace. Will sparks fly? Or bullets?
Duty Bound (Shades of Gray Civil War Serial Trilogy Book 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,080. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Called the “greatest love story ever told” when it was first released in 2008, Shades of Gray has been expanded and improved in this new Shades of Gray Civil War Serial Trilogy to be released in three volumes. Readers will discover the fine line between friends and enemies when the lives of two tenacious foes cross by the fates of war and their destinies become entwined forever.
Sleigh Bells Ring: A Magical Cowboy Christmas Romance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Best friends go their separate ways, only to end up on the same Montana ranch at Christmas ten years later. Sleigh Bells Ring is a classic, uplifting and immensely moving holiday romance, reminding us that fate takes inexplicable turns on the road to happiness, and that the magic of Christmas truly exists. A best friend, second chance, cowboy Christmas love story.
Presidential Advantage
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,620. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
From award-winning author Jessica James comes a new novel of political intrigue, full of deception, deceit, and duplicity. Who can the First Lady trust? Will she figure it out before it's too late?
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
2020 John Esten Cooke Award for Southern Fiction History, mystery, and a love story that spans centuries... Two people trying to escape their pasts find a connection through an old house—and fulfill a destiny through the secrets it shares. Part love story, part ghost story, Lacewood is a timeless novel about love and loss, roots and belonging, and spirits of the past that refuse to be quieted.
The Lion of the South
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Scarlet Pimpernel meets Gone with the Wind in this tale of desperate choices during the American Civil War. Julia Dandridge can either save the life of her beloved brother or protect the mysterious man who is the last great hope for the Confederacy.
Front Line: A Phantom Force Tactical Novel (Book 3)
Series: Phantom Force Tactical. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,180. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Phantom Force Tactical operator Nick Colton and agent Joey Summers both lost loved ones in terrorist strikes. Now they’re working against the clock to stop the same radical extremist from detonating a dirty bomb during a Monday night football game near Washington, DC. Will they succeed? Or will the clock run out?
Fine Line: A Phantom Force Tactical Novel (Book 2)
Series: Phantom Force Tactical. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A retired U.S. Navy SEAL with a new private security company must save his wife from the hands of a violent rival from his past in this edge-of-your seat suspense novel. “Heart-pounding and heartfelt, Fine Line is a perfectly paced romantic suspense that captivates.” ~LITERAL ADDICTION
Deadline: A Phantom Force Tactical Novel (Book 1) Prequel
Series: Phantom Force Tactical. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,740. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
He’s a fearless homicide detective. She’s a relentless journalist. Neither desires to work together--but they'll never uncover the truth alone. Journalist Caitlin Sparks and Detective Blake Madison both have secret ties to a string of suspicious deaths related to the U.S. State Department—and both will risk anything to find the truth. Should they trust each other or go it alone?
Meant To Be: A Novel of Honor and Duty
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Gold Medal Winner awarded by Military Writers Society of America Bronze Medal in 2016 Readers' Favorite Awards Winner of the 2015 Golden Leaf Award in Romantic Suspense Two people meet by chance on the beach and find their lives intertwined in a way neither one imagined. “Reminds me of American Sniper but laced with an unforgettable, epic romance.” - L.H., U.S. Air For
Liberty and Destiny: A Novel of the American Revolution
Series: Heroes Through History. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,540. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical » General
The spark from a single candle can light a sacred flame. From award-winning and bestselling historical fiction author Jessica James comes this novel of devotion, deception and duty during the American Revolution. Two patriots show their dedication to Liberty as they struggle to survive in a war-torn country full of deceivers and spies.
The Gray Ghost of Civil War Virginia: John Singleton Mosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Military » Military / United States
No name in the annals of the Civil War conjures a more romantic and awe-inspiring image than that of Confederate Colonel John Mosby of Virginia. Award-winning historical fiction author Jessica James penned a unique look at this iconic figure as a way to share this real-life soldier's story with her fiction fans. Mosby was the model for her fictional character, Alexander Hunter, in NOBLE CAUSE.
Above and Beyond: An Inspirational Love Story of the Civil War
Series: Heroes Through History. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Romance » Historical » Victorian
A romantic tale of two people thrown together by war, and torn apart by Destiny. Winner of the prestigious John Esten Cooke Award for Southern Fiction. Confederate spy Sarah Duvall risks all to help cavalry officer Douglas Benton escape a trap set by the Yankees. Will his love be enough to bring her back? Or will a promise he made keep them apart forever?
Gettysburg Handbook and Insider's Travel Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America » USA
Whether you're planning your first trip to Gettysburg, or you're a veteran visitor who thinks they've seen it all, this Gettysburg Handbook and Visitor's Guide will teach you something new.
Noble Cause: A Novel of Love and War
Series: Heroes Through History. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 168,250. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Winner of the 2011 John Esten Cooke Award for Southern Fiction. Praised by readers of romantic and historical fiction since its publication in 2008, the award-winning historical fiction novel Shades of Gray now has a new ending in Noble Cause. Destined for an honored place among the classics of the Civil War, Noble Cause is a book to read, and keep & remember forever.
From the Heart: Love Stories and Letters from the Civil War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
(5.00 from 1 review)
Award-winning historical fiction author Jessica James has gathered some of the most poignant love letters from the Civil War and put them in this short e-book for all to see. Read the heartfelt words of some of the Civil War's most renowned warriors including JEB Stuart, Stonewall Jackson and George Pickett.
The Original Shades of Gray: A Novel of the Civil War in Virginia
Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 169,550. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » USA
This book has been updated and enhanced into the Shades of Gray Trilogy. Discover the fine line between friends and enemies in this epic love story that chronicles the clash of a Confederate cavalry commander with a Union spy as they defend their beliefs, their country & their honor.

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