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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.
Victoria - 1st Book in The Women of Magnolia Hill Saga
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Series: The Women of Magnolia Hill, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,990. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Victoria Slaughter was a strong willed young woman. She knew what she wanted in a husband and it wasn’t going to be a prearranged marriage as her parents had. When the Civil War looms near, her father has to take matters into his own hands. In comes Zane Camden, a hard-working, handsome shipping magnate from Boston. Could he win her heart before war breaks out?
Kissing the Captain
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Series: Roses of Ridgeway, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lilly Warren is a young woman who has recently lost her father. There is little time for mourning, though, as the responsibility of running the twenty-six acre farm now belongs to her. To make matters even more complex, her father has deeded the house and the land to her in his will with an interesting condition: that she share the land with a person she's never met, or forfeit ownership.
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.
Midway Between Heaven and Hell
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Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Suspense. Love. Murder. Revenge. Backstabbing business partners, disloyal lovers, and a madman seeking revenge. The madman’s plan: send the to hell with all the pomp and circumstance an event like this deserves! Will Bobbie Flanagan, a nervous young man with nothing to lose, be able to stop? Read this “twisted tale of revenge” (Lia Burres, Goodreads) to find out.
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.
The Greatest Living Englishman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,590. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The unbelievably comedic adventure of an unlikely friendship between a budding poetic genius, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and "England's Worst Poet" Colin Millaney. Set in 1919, it asks the question "What happens when a book of verse by England's worst poet accidentally becomes a runaway best-seller in America?"
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.
The Invitation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
When Arabella and Mariana Gray are presented with an invitation to assume residence in their landlord's grand country estate, a decision must be made. It isn't as simple a matter as it seems. The Invitation is bonus material—the first five chapters of the original version of Cry of the Peacock—reworked to be told as a short story.
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.
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
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.
Seamus Tripp & the North Star Witch
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Series: The Adventures of Seamus Tripp. Price: Free! Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Old and New Worlds clash in a farming community on the frozen Minnesota prairie. Can Seamus Tripp and the kids break a Norse witch's enchantment over the town? He's Seamus Tripp, Loremaster.