The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories

The Castaway: a modern folktale
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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A foundling baby is washed ashore in a lonely Cornish cove, and as he grows up his fate is strangely linked to the sea. When he meets a young woman who is escaping her past, he longs to pledge his heart to her... without realising that his heart was lost beneath the jealous waves, long ago.
The Happy-Unhappy Bridegroom: a ghost story
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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Brandon Stewart can't be happy without his beautiful new bride Lucille - but she can't be happy unless she's making him miserable. For a couple so enslaved by the cruel tyranny of their own love, is death itself strong enough to part them?
The Sleight of Heart: a modern folk tale
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A modern folk tale of love, deceit and murder... with a supernatural twist.
The Drowned Sailor
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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Cunning beauty Ravella means to have millionaire James Trevick, even if she must wreck her best friend's romance to get him. But her wiles stir up more trouble than even she expects...