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Façade
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
It was the year 1885 when Emilie Baetes lost everything. Her mother, her lifestyle, and Elizabeth, her one true love... Now, it is 1895, and Emilie has the chance to gain part of her past back. Disguised as a man, Emilie flees London in hopes of finding her beloved once more.
The Coffin Maker's Daughters Sweet Thunder
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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.
The Red and the Black
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,570. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Red and the Black is the story of Julien Sorel, a young dreamer from the provinces, fueled by Napoleonic ideals, whose desire to make his fortune sets in motion events both mesmerizing and tragic. Neglected during its time, The Red and the Black has assumed its rightful place as one of the world’s great books, and this fine edition helps it shine more brightly than ever before.
Skagens dotter - en roman om Helga Ancher
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: Swedish. Published: October 26, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
”När det blåser höststorm, kommer alla de döda sjömännen in i byn. De går utmed gatan i sina genomvåta oljeställ, stövlar som klafsar runt deras döda fötter. Trötta är de, stela, böjda av en osynlig värk, de släpar fötterna långt efter sig så att det blir våta hala spår i gruset. Ibland trycker de sina ansikten mot fönsterrutorna, och människorna där inne ser bara en stor vit fläck med mörka hål."
Of Fish and Folk, Book 1
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Price: $5.24 USD. Words: 51,060. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
It is New Year’s Eve, or Hogmanay as the Scots traditionally call it; the flames of the coal fire leap up in the hearth, creating a bit of old-fashioned magic, the perfect setting for stories of long ago. Twins, Jane and James Fraser clamour to hear the tales of their family’s past from maternal grandfather John Slater, who gladly responds with an appeal to the veracity and power of his ancestors…
The Viking Crown
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Honduras, Central America, 1885 Carriage broken down in an isolated area of Central America, abandoned by her guide and surrounded by bandits, Marta Swan appeals to handsome Ramon Santiago for rescue.
Wild Sweeps the Wind
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Series: Voices of Pondicherry, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1857, Phebe Beach, a young woman from Bridgton, Maine was coming of age, beset by the constraints of society that expected her to marry and become in her words "a stocking darner and a baby manufacturer." She shared her frustrations in a diary she began writing that year. Her lively, lighthearted descriptions of her life soon gave way to tragedy as the nation hurtled into Civil War.
Anathema
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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.
Alexei and Rasputin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
ALEXEI and RASPUTIN gives a face, a personality and a soul...to the boy who carried on his small frame two impossible burdens - heir and hemophiliac. Taken from first person historical accounts, ALEXEI and RASPUTIN is a novel about the boy whose murder changed the course of the world. Due to the unearthing of the tsarevich's remains in 2007, there is renewed interest in the family.
Alexei and Rasputin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
ALEXEI and RASPUTIN gives a face, a personality and a soul...to the boy who carried on his small frame two impossible burdens - heir and hemophiliac. Taken from first person historical accounts, ALEXEI and RASPUTIN is a novel about the boy whose murder changed the course of the world. This is the second edition of the novel originally written in 2000. Due to the unearthing of the tsarevich's rema
A Magpie Mourning
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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 Coffin Maker's Daughters - Blind Bargain
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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
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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.
Yellow Fog
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,790. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
As a child, Felicia Lamb was saved from a train wreck by a dark, winged figure. Years later, she finds herself drawn to the occult ... and to a spirtualist who calls himself Sebastian Newcastle. While the fourth book of "The Don Sebastian Chronicles" might drop Don Sebastian de Villanueva into a familiar setting, Yellow Fog delivers a unique stroll through the brooding streets of Victorian London.
Zaira - a girl before her time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
This is an historical novel set in Northern Italy at the turn of the 20th century. Zaira is a young, determined girl, seeking a new life away from her restricting peasant farming background. However things do not go according to plan when she meets Leonardo, a rich landowner and becomes companion to his delicate wife, Livietta. When Zaira gives birth to twins their lives are changed forever.
Goldcord Asylum
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Price: $3.28 USD. Words: 146,580. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Preston, 1866: Time is running out for Goldcord Asylum. Professional pride, personal ideals, financial pressures and dark secrets compete to determine whether Goldcord will survive. In the midst of this maelstrom of conflicting interests, Ivy Squire is committed. A strange young woman, so self-destructive that she must be kept in isolation, Ivy begins to reveal her story to new nurse Tilly Swann.
Fayette – A Time to Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Donna Winters has created a compelling historical romance set in the iron smelting town of Fayette, in Upper Michigan, in 1868. Her spunky heroine and bold hero meet the challenges of company town life in this historical fiction tale set in a true Michigan location.
The Fiona Letters
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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
Windstorm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,030. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Wartime Cairo, 1916, a melting pot of spies and allied troops poised for the big push across the Arabian Desert to victory in the Middle East. Intrepid war correspondent Lea Attwood seeks news of her husband,Michael, a British agent working undercover in Turkish territory - unaware that she has been targeted as bait to lure him to his death.
Dead Silent
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Series: Peter Ainsley Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,220. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Peter Ainsley's mother, Lady Charlotte Marshall hasn't been seen or heard from in three days. While Inspector Simms of Scotland Yard is 'unofficially' investigating her disappearance, Ainsley and his sister, Margaret, are loathed to reveal knowledge of their mother's affair despite it being their best lead to her whereabouts.