Books tagged: period drama

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The World Unseen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Pendleton May First Novel Award and a Betty Trask Award, The World Unseen is a captivating human drama and love story between two women who discover universal truths about integrity, justice and finding your voice in 1950's South Africa. 'Elegant and understated' The Times
Despite the Falling Snow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,640. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
An epic and passionate story of love and betrayal, set in Cold War Moscow and modern day America. Alexander Ivanov defected 40 years ago from the Soviet government. Only now can he find out the truth about what happened to his enigmatic late wife Katya. The novel's journey back to the snowbound streets of post-Stalinist Moscow reveals a precarious, dangerous world of secrets and treachery.
The White Gloves
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00)
Pompous Lord Crawley, dazzling Annabelle Harrison-Blythe and the charming Mr Banner are all looking for something; whether it be diamonds, a lost love, or just a good drink. Between the parties and occasions, they find themselves holding on to moments that refuse to stand still – and are swept away in the process.
The Mandrake Machine. Valentin & The Widow: Book One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,030. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
1924. Aristocrat Eleanora Rosewood is in Shanghai on a search for a doomsday machine created by her late husband. With the help of troubled Russian sailor Sacha Valentin she faces intrigue and danger, spies and assassins, and a formidable lady gangster as she attempts to save the city from destruction. The Mandrake Machine is book one in the Valentin & The Widow novella series.
The Flowers of Mrs Moore. Valentin & The Widow: Book Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,730. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
1924. Eleanora Rosewood and her valet Sacha Valentin have come to Havana, Cuba, to investigate a ladies' finishing school with sinister ties to the wicked Dominion cabal. What terrible secret lurks among the flowers of Mrs Moore? The Flowers of Mrs Moore is book two in the Valentin & The Widow novella series.
Kingfisher Sunday
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: British English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
It's September 1951 and Thomas and Evie Mitchell are about to become parents for the second time. Evie's joy at the birth of her son is marred by the apparent indifference of her husband. Thomas is still mourning the loss of his beloved daughter Jane and feels he cannot bond with another child. Will he be able to overcome his reserve and give his son a place in his heart?
The Paper Knife
Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 167,800. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Napoleon’s wars; the hated Corn Laws; clerking in a hellish iron works; grinding poverty in a grim Scottish town; the Scottish insurrection - Frederick has lived through it all, and survived. But at what cost? What is his secret? And why is he so obsessed with the paper knife he now clutches? For Frederick, the word ‘betrayal’ has a special meaning.
Secrets
Series: Landed Estate, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 33,740. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00)
September 1787, Susanna Westby is left with Point Pleasant Estate and three young sons following her husband’s death. Shortly afterwards, she finds herself in battle with her brother over the estate that is rightfully her sons’. Family secrets have been kept hidden as to her brother’s true motives, tangled with the intricate lives of the aristocratic classes in 18th century Ireland.
Inheritance
Series: Landed Estate. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00)
Follow Susanna Westby as she once more finds herself in emotional turmoil having to deal with family conflicts over Point Pleasant Estate instigated by her husband’s sister and unresolved personal issues. Set in 1805, the marriages of her two eldest sons provoke family disputes, deceit, love, and murder.
Boudicca: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
As the western world fell to Rome's mighty legions, one woman dared fight for English liberty. Adapted from the creative non-fiction biography "Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the Iceni," Boudicca tells the story of Celtic Britain's greatest and most legendary ruler in a format accessible to readers of all ages and productions of all budgets.