Dark Circus by Alex Vaugn
Series: Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles, Book 1.
Approx. 12,800 words.
Published on December 13, 2011 by
Star Catcher Publishing.
A traitorous fiance and a murderous stranger send straight-laced bookish Emmie Kirkwood fleeing into the 1870's London night fog. When a strange gas lamp appears at the side of the road, will it lead her to a place of refuge or a doom worse than what awaits her outside? Meanwhile, her would-be killer is still hot on her trail. A Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles steampunk suspense adventure novelette.