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Cold Duty: Selected Readings from the Diary of a Gelusian Repairman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Manchester, 1860. Jamie Broadman is ripped from his comfortable life in the stables and inducted into the family business: protecting the secrets of the royal family while building a stronger Britain. Britain would never be the same. Courtesy of the British Museum and the Broadman Estate, these are the edited diaries of the man who single-handedly created the modern world...by accident.
Angels Unawares
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In 1898, a woman’s body was discovered broken and battered at the bottom of a tall sea bluff in Southern Scotland. and the small town she lived in began locking the doors at night. Only one man saw what happened, but he carried the secret of her death to his death bed. Wounded in the trenches on the Western Front, he gives his last confession...
What Ho, Automaton!
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Series: Reeves and Worcester Steampunk Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,270. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011 by Book View Cafe. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Wodehouse Steampunk! **WSFA Small Press Award nominee ** Reggie Worcester and Reeves, his automaton valet, are consulting detectives in an alternative 1903 where an augmented Queen Victoria is still on the throne and automata are a common sight below stairs. Humour, Mystery, Aunts, and Zeppelins! Contains two stories - a novelette and a long novella - totalling 50k words (250 paperback pages)
The Letter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,250. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A Victorian murder mystery featuring the detective Thaddeus Gilmore. The body of a woman is found brutally murdered. Thaddeus is called to investigate. The crime escalates into a complex mystery that brings all Thaddeus's powers of detection to the fore. The story is set in the year 1865 and is full of the sights, sounds and flavours of the Victorian age. A full length murder mystery.
Capturing the Last Gasp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Orville is a 12 year old boy just like any other: he spends his nights risking his life to preform secret and forbidden alchemical experiments in his secret laboratory. Tonight his assistant has gathered what he hoped will be the necessary components to unlock the secret of life itself.
Dreams of Destiny
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Series: Scottish Dream Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The Final book to Dream Trilogy Gwyneth Douglas has a scandalous secret: she's a novelist. Somehow, a blackmailer discovers her occupation, and Gwyneth decides that the only way to protect herself is to elope with a fortune-hunting baronet. But when David Pennington learns of her plans, he literally refuses to leave her side.
The Star-Crossed Bride
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Series: Once Upon a Wedding, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
To protect Lady Emily, Valentine Fenster must not only break his word as a gentleman, but find a way to storm a locked tower room, and expose her fiance as a murderer. All without causing a hint of a blemish on Lady Emily's reputation. Too bad Lady Emily has plans of escape all her own. Plans that include a ladder made of bedsheets, another elopement, and no consideration for her reputation.
The Thousand-Year Tattooist and other Steampunkery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
What can the right design with the right ink administered to the flesh by the right hand do? Conquer the world some believe.
The Case of the Overdressed Man (Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Dr. Theosophus, the famous Victorian magician and his young assistant Nick are disturbed by a mysterious man who is dressed in heavy clothing despite the summer heat outside. The man turns out to be trapped in a robot body and with missing beautiful sisters, dangerous scientists and the powers of the new Elektron Energy all coming into play, Dr. Theosophus and Nick are soon deep into a new case.
Naomi Jones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,520. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Imagine life without love, well it something that is not possible for any of us. As humans being we require love and Naomi is lucky enough to have found it but love is complicated as she soon finds.