Fiction - Historical - Event/Era

Freedom for Me

A Chinese Yankee
By Stacie Haas

Freedom for Me: A Chinese Yankee is an historical fiction novel written by Stacie Haas. The character of Thomas Beck, the young Chinese American who joins the Fourteenth Regiment, Connecticut Volunteer Infantry with his brother, Robert, is based on the true-life story of Joseph Pierce....

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From a Distance

By Eileen Hare-Scott

From a Distance by Eileen Hare-Scott is a historical novel that offers readers a wonderful story that begins in 1898 England. Florence Dewhurst refuses to marry the man her rich and domineering father wants for her, a man who could have been her father. Instead,...

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Fort Sarpy

Volume 2 of the Riverboat series
By Dave Lloyd

I love books with great openings, because the opening is always a promise. But what happens after that determines the storytelling skills of the author. Lyrical and engaging, Fort Sarpy, the second book in the Riverboat series by Dave Lloyd has a gripping opening with...

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Fireburn

By Apple Gidley

Fireburn by Apple Gidley takes the reader into the 1870s to the Danish owned island of Saint Croix. Anna Clausen is a young woman who is of Anglo-Danish heritage and she finds herself coming back to her childhood home after her mother passes away. Things...

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Full Circle

A Refugee's Tale
By Joe Vitovec

Full Circle: A Refugee's Tale by Joe Vitovec is a gripping historical novel that recaptures the horrors of World War II and the suffering inflicted on many people by the Nazi occupation, and the Communist regime that would transform Czechoslovakia into a place of oppression...

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Footprints in the Dust

A powerful and heartfelt Ohio Civil War story
By L.E. Hutchinson

I was a very willing time traveler as I found myself being transported back in time to the Civil War as I read Footprints in the Dust. This is not a true war story as there was very little of the actual battles being fought...

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Forks, Knives, and Spoons

A Novel
By Leah DeCesare

According to college freshman Amy, there are three types of guys: forks, knives, and spoons. When she unpacks her belongings at Syracuse University, she also unpacks her father’s theory on the appropriate gentlemen types. Amy York’s roommate, Veronica, is skeptical at first, but soon finds...

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First Voyage

By Anthony Palmiotti

First Voyage is an historical fiction novel written by Anthony Palmiotti. The world was still struggling back to its feet as the final death throes of the Great Depression dragged on, and Patrick Welch felt for the tired, older longshoreman whose back was bowed under...

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Forgotten Letters

By Kirk Raeber and Mario Acevedo

Forgotten Letters by Kirk Raeber and Mario Acevedo is a fictional audio book that follows a love story that begins in 1924. This is a story that would appeal most to a mixed audience of young adults and adults who enjoy romances that begin as...

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Fate & Freedom - Book II

The Turning Tides
By K I Knight

Fate and Freedom – Book II: The Turning Tides by K.I. Knight tells the continuing story of two African children, Margaret and John, as they grow into young people, having gone in different directions. Margaret goes to Jamestown, the first settlement in Virginia in the...

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