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The Coffin Maker's Daughters - Blind Bargain
By Bunny Mitchell
Series: The Coffin Maker's Daughters, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A novel set in Victorian England. When Lily Spencer, naive and vulnerable, marries Charles Nightingale they strike a Blind Bargain for neither knows much about the other. But Lily discovers a dark secret that Charles has kept hidden.Lily struggles to rise above the pain of delusion and cope with a life devoid of physical love. A story of intrigue, misunderstandings, love, hate and revenge.
The Farthing Mark
By Bunny Mitchell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A novel set in Victorian Sussex.'They talked about Hannah, and her sinful behaviour, over the washing lines and at the well, in Farley's store and behind the church. They made their plans and it was done with great secrecy.' The Farthing Mark is a story of love and deceit, hatred, malice and revenge.
Anathema
By D.A. Dalessandro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,090. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Screenwriter D.A. Dalessandro (“Snakes On A Plane”) channels Bram Stoker and Jules Verne to pen a novel of Gothic horror. When Harvard medical student Balthazar Andrews arrives on Nantucket to examine a body drained of blood, he is recruited by feisty Quaker teenager Prudence Mott on her quest to destroy a creature more frightening than any imagined by Mary Shelley.
A Magpie Mourning
By Bunny Mitchell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Portraying Sussex life at the end of the nineteenth century, this is a story of conflicts within a family, of injustice, misunderstandings and hidden passions, distrust and disappointments, and how that family is perceived by the villagers based on half truths and gossip.
The Fiona Letters
By Ralph Bowden
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sir William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, one of the first scientific celebrities, led a full, productive, and virtuous life, above reproach by Victorian standards. His only passion was for science in the service of nation and empire. But he must have had another life, another kind of passion. This novel imagines how it could have happened
Frock Coat Dreams: Romances, Nightmares, and Fancies from the Steampunk Fringe
By J. Daniel Sawyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the dawn of cryonics, to an irascible zombie, to a magical vineyard, this collection of Steampunk tales ranges far and wide through the genre, bringing you faerie stories, dark humor, and moments of beauty to stoke your most treasured desires. Contains six short stories and six poems.
Unexpected Corollary
By Derek Scales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,760. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's 1863 and a power struggle is developing in Melbourne between the established Chinese brothel owners, led by Che Quon, known as Charlie Che, and American Earl Christian and his team of Californian coach drivers. Young Wu is shot dead and a day later an American is found hanging from a tree. They are the first of many puzzling deaths.
The Coffin Maker's Daughters Sweet Thunder
By Bunny Mitchell
Series: The Coffin Maker's Daughters, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,580. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Set in Victorian England, this is Daisy's story.The Wakeford farm is bleak, the inhabitants even bleaker. Jonas Wakeford, a religious bigot, has a wife on the brink of insanity and a simpleton for a son. Daisy's arrival to take up the position of housemaid has a devestating affect on all their lives.Sweet Thunder follows Daisy from here to the warmth and magic of the Variety Theatre and back.
Angels in Hell's Kitchen
By John E. Miller
Series: Dime Store Novel, New York 1895. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010 by Rachelle Reese. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Duncan O’Malley is satisfied with his life in Hell’s Kitchen. He has the boxing gym he’d always wanted to start and a brother who cares for him, even if he does drive him bonkers sometimes. Unfortunately, his peaceful life ends when he’s ‘invited’ to become a Citizen On Patrol and discovers there are unseen dangers in the shadowed alleyways and angels who will change his world forever.
Kissing in the Dark (Grayson Brothers)
By Wendy Lindstrom
Series: Grayson Brothers, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,160. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A woman with a hidden past. To protect her, he must risk everything…his badge…his heart.
Still Life With Lovers
By Carolyn Burns Bass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
"It wasn’t like Gustave to storm out of the flat when Lisette opposed him. Usually Lisette would flee to Margot’s place, returning a few hours later to find Gustave sulking and sauced, but eager to make up..." A century-old diary of a young woman’s frustrated marriage and infatuation with a wild painter named Vincent Van Gogh, gives a contemporary woman new insights into her own marriage.
On Matters Most Austere
By J. Daniel Sawyer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
If vampires, resurrectionists, or the undead are complicating your estate planning, this pamphlet is for you. Detailed instructions on how to spot and stop these blights on the landscape before they cause problems, from the Greater London chapter of the Committee to Restrict the Accidental Population.
Jane Eyre: A Play in One Act
By Paul Olson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Orphan Jane Eyre grows up at a charity school and takes a job as a governess to the daughter of Mr. Rochester a wealthy, but lonely man at Thornfield Hall. While she is there, she learns that nothing is as it seems. This one-act play is suitable for youth productions. A school production of this play will shed new light on a classic novel.
Chance Encounters
By Paul Telegdi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chronicling the intersection of two lives, Chance and Emily's, as they meet up and separate throughout the years. Time and again they rescue each other, but can't seem to stay together as their lives are out of synch.
Repression
By Rob Lowe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
London 1898. A woman walks the streets of Shoreditch carrying a secret that could get her killed. But how can she protect herself when she doesn't know what it is?
Ruby McBride
By Freda Lightfoot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,060. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ruby, a rebel at heart under the not-so-tender care of the nuns, is forced to abandon her siblings at just sixteen and marry a man she believes to be a conman. Furious at being robbed of the chance to be with her childhood sweetheart, Kit Jarvis, she resists Bart’s advances. Only Ruby’s courage enables her to make a life for herself within the thriving community of waterways folk.
The Bridge of Dead Things (US Edition)
By Michael Gallagher
Series: The Lizzie Blaylock Books (US Editions), Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murky Victorian London. 13-year-old Lizzie Blaylock is having a rough time. Her dad’s been fired, her sister has tuberculosis, and she just had some sort of fit at school for which she’s been expelled. When she has another fit, however, she and those around her slowly begin to realize that she may have special powers…powers to communicate with the dead.
Embracing Scandal
By Suzi Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,810. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lady Rebecca Jamison, a mathematical genius, saves her siblings from financial ruin by dabbling in the London stock exchange. When a greedy syndicate kills her friend and threatens her family, Becca begs assistance from Cayle, Duke of Sherwyn, her nemesis and previous friend. He successfully defeats the illegal consortium, but can Cayle persuade a self-sufficient spinster to become his duchess?
Annie McGuire
By Elizabeth Rowan Keith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspired by verse on the gravestone of a child in an old cemetery, this is the touching story of family and friends who may have surrounded the little girl buried there. Filled with love and tenderness, this tiny tale provides a view of simple times gone by, and leaves the reader with a warm heart and a misty eye.
Mr. Wong Rights a Wrong: A Victorian San Francisco Story
By M. Louisa Locke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this short story, the newest in Locke’s Victorian San Francisco series, Annie Fuller, widowed boarding house keeper and reluctant clairvoyant, turns to Mr. Wong for help in solving a puzzle that could have life or death consequences.