Free historical fiction Kindle books for 25 May 15

The Youngest Sister

by Bessie Marchant

Bessie Marchant was a popular early 20th century writer who wrote a number of books suitable for girls and young women. One of them was a historical novel titled The Youngest Sister.



The Light on Heart Mountain

by Scott Bitely

For twelve-year old Elwood Evans, the bombing of Pearl Harbor is a day he’ll never forget. His older brother, Benjamin, was killed in the attack. Several months later, just as his life is getting back to normal, Elwood learns of a Japanese internment camp located at Heart Mountain, about fifteen miles from his home in Cody, Wyoming. He and his best friend, Skeeter Hill, decide to investigate, convincing themselves that even President Roosevelt needs their help. But for Elwood, the journey to Heart Mountain turns into a deeply personal mission as sharp, jagged words, like hatred and revenge, take over his mind. He realizes that the only way to deal with his rising resentment is to go to Heart Mountain by himself and do something about it, but the long solitary walk is not without its challenges and unexpected surprises. The Light on Heart Mountain portrays the ugliness of racism and one boy’s struggle to rise above it.



The Beautiful and Damned

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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The Beautiful and Damned, published in 1922 by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald, is a Jazz age novel. The book is believed to be partially based off of Fitzgerald’s relationship with his wife Zelda.



The Man in the Iron Mask

by Alexandre Dumas

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The Man in the Iron Mask is a novel written by French author Alexandre Dumas. The book is based on the true story of a prisoner arrested in the late 17th century with many theories as to his true identity.



A RELATIVE MATTER: A SWEET REGENCY ROMANCE

by Karen Cogan

In this sweet Regency romance, life in India is idyllic for Anne Tyler and her younger brother, Jeremy until the deaths of their parents shatter their world. They are sent to England to live with a grandfather that neither remembers. However, as the years pass, the kindly man proves a balm for their wounded hearts. His death, when it comes, is a cruel blow.

Though his will leaves the estate to Jeremy, the boy is not yet of age. His grandfather’s nephew, a man with a mysterious past, is named guardian of the property

and soon arrives to take up his duty. Unfortunately, the man has a son who is both evil and cunning. Since he stands to inherit the estate should Jeremy die, he will stop at nothing to get his hands on the property.

Murder and threats of murder soon haunt their every move. Standing between them and disaster is the handsome Lord Westerfield, a man who promises to defend Anne and Jeremy, even at risk to his own life.



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