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The Ghost Club
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,160. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When fourteen-year old Kate discovers a letter, written mostly in cipher, within the workings of her late mother's hand-carved music box, she determines to find out what it means, the strange discovery leads her from talking boards and seances to the magicians of the Egyptian Hall along the way she meets some of the most colourful characters of the late Victorian occult revival.
On a Far Wild Shore
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,440. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Inheriting a great estate? How wonderful! And the people who go with it? In 1889, young, beautiful, and newly widowed, Elizabeth Troy travels to her late husband's Cornish estate, hoping to find comfort among its fertile hills and valleys. But to her horror she finds the vast, decaying acreage of Pallas is now her sole responsibility – and that Morwenna Troy, her sister-in-law, is her sworn enemy.
Writing Vignettes On A Gumleaf
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Rosy Garland Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Natty Old Australian Book Titles to Pump Your Thoughts. These Colonial, and most original book titles are yours to keep. Think of the short stories you could load up with these. Got your quill ready? Got the billy boiling for bush tea? Got your damper spread with cocky’s joy? Got yourself on a three-legged stool? Let's write for cash!
On the Other Side
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Price: Free! Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Mae and Ben are polar opposites. They live and work on a cotton plantation in southern Georgia. Mae is thought to be nameless, and commands high respect, while Ben is clumsy and a coward. But when Mr. Martin shows up, Mae and Ben are thrown into a whirlwind of decisions. The risk of death and recapture, hang over their heads. Will they run to freedom, or will they stay, where their stories are.
The Seaside Trilogy
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Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 83,240. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Brighton Trilogy is the first 3 “Sylvanus Kent” Stories in one anthology covering his first 6 months in Victorian Brighton. They are:- To Be Beside is a detective murder mystery novella. Love To Be Two magical treasures protected by curse Two strangers who fear for their life “Beside the Seaside” Unlock the clues to a secret location before the treasure is spirited away
The Copper and the Madam
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Series: Blind Cupid. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
In 1897 London, a Scotland Yard detective, Rory Kerrigan, and Rea, a madam of a brothel, team up to bring a murderer to justice. Will the copper and the madam acknowledge their mutual yearning even at the peril of their lives?
Time Travel Adventures of the 1800 Club: Book 9
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Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A Peek Into Chapter One World War 2 is going against the British and Hitler develops the ultimate weapon: An Atomic Bomb. Where is Winston Churchill? There is a bonus for the reader with this story. A Peek Into Chapter Two One of the 1800 Club members is threatened as his great grandfather dies in the American Wild West.
Diamonds & Dust
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a horrific murder takes place on a dark night in 1860's London, it changes two women for ever. New light is cast upon past lives they thought they knew so well, and suddenly their futures become intertwined. If Wilkie Collins, Charles Dickens and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle all washed up on a desert island, they might have come up with something like this.
Smoke and Fears
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Series: Smoke and..., Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Marsden cannot remember his real name, nor how he came to be a valet for the schoolboy son of a powerful magician. Phantom wisps of incense and narrow glimpses of memory are all he has, until he chances upon a family secret which only compounds intrigue. What might his young master Abel know of his amnesia? What binds him to the Wensleys? And why does he, a simple valet, know fragments of magic?
Swoon
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: British English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Rosy Garland Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Writing in the mood of the Victorian romance author. A soiree on how to take up your pen in the private world of Red Velvet Literature for the pleasurable reading of ladies of all classes.
Lynna's Beau (Tropical Paradise Series, Book Two)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,520. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Why can’t Lynna Jordan shake the worrisome notion that her world is about to crumble at her feet? Two reasons. Suzanne Fletcher Jordan and Sean Devereux. When these two join forces to plot revenge, nothing is off limits.
Ruffling Her Skirts
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Series: Vintage Category Romance, Book 8 ยท Impressions, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,230. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Turquoise Morning Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Boutique Collection, Vintage Romance ~ Historical, Ruffling Her Skirts, # 107. Lady Annabelle Harwich happily creates the finest gowns in Victorian London until Edmund Woodmore returns to ruffle her skirts. Upon Edmund’s homecoming, the ton twitters with delight. The prodigal son is home and, according to gossip, ready to marry. But can Lady Annabelle be convinced?
Annie McGuire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
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.
Mary's Christmas Knight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by esKape ePress, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
When Mary learns Sir Wesley has been invited to spend Christmas with her family at Rougemont, she vows to resist the charming London rogue. She’s not about to give in to a rake. But if Mary can’t resist the sugarplums, how can she resist the dashing Sir Wesley?
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.