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Secret Valentine & Stealing Sterling
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Two stories in one SECRET VALENTINE He wants to solve his problem with marriage. She says no. When he attempts to seduces her with valentines, little does he suspect he's giving more than a paper heart, his giving own. STEALING STERLING What could be worse than proposing to the wrong sister? Or wanting to steal your sister's fiance? Letting the perfect mate slip through your fingers.
A Clockwork Fairytale
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,420. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Melba was raised as a boy to pick pockets and run messages in the poor outer circles of Royal Malverne Isle. When Master Turk, a young spymaster, accepts her pledge to join his gang, she can't wait to become a spy. Turk fascinates her, but he is not who he seems. His plans make her the target of foul magic and threaten to tear them apart, just as they discover what it means to fall in love.
Miss Penelope's Letters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The letters arrive unsigned. The writer demands that Penelope meet him in one of London’s most ill-reputed and darkest streets. When she dares to keep the assignations, she encounters a man in a black mask who leaves her breathless from his stolen kiss. Yet he claims the reason for their surreptitious tryst is an honorable one. Should she believe him? Can he be trusted?
The Evil that Befell Sampson
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Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Eliza D Braun is a young field agent in the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences (South Pacific Branch) when she is asked by New Zealand's preeminent suffragist to investigate some strange goings within the organisation. She cannot possibly imagination that this little case will alter her entire life and thrust her into a world barely prepared for her.
The Astonishing Amulet of Amenartas
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Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
By Nathan Lowell Agent Heathcliff Durham finds himself crisscrossing Africa, looking for an Amulet that could spell disaster for any who come near it. Battling blistering heat, starvation, wild animals, and despair, he is not comforted by the company of a rough and ready sort named Morrison. Soon Durham begins to suspect he may never return home—and to top it all off the tea has almost run out.
Darkest before the Darkwater
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Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A group of survivors from the airship Guy Fawkes find themselves washed ashore on an uncharted island. In their search for survival they uncover one mystery after another.
Wicked They Come, A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wicked aliens are bad enough. The wickedness in the human heart can be bottomless. Fortunately, so can human courage and goodness. Includes the first chapter of full length novel "Little Wicked Things." The further adventures of Miriam Walker!
The Casebook of Glasgow's Victorian Detective
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Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The real life cases of Victorian Detective, Archie Carmichael, a talented detective officer who spent over forty years policing the city of Glasgow and catching some of the most notorious criminals within it, earning him the title of 'Glasgow's Sherlock Holmes'. With the Foreword and Historical Notes on the cases written by historical researcher and author, Lynne Wilson.
The Wizard at Pembrook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ordinary secretary Janet Wrenford becomes the assistant of the mysterious wizard Lord Fairfax and unravels the secrets of his house at Pembrook
A Ruby in Rain
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Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Agents King and Ferguson are called to interview a recent arrival to Auckland’s prisons. An infamous gambler has turned himself in, not for the safety of society but for his own. The Ministry steps in to uncover a man’s story of impressive luck, and more incredible vision. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.