Books tagged: victorian adventure

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In the Shade of the Ishtar Trees: A Tale of the First Venus War (a steampunk short story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Lieutenant Albo Collins has just come to Venus straight from graduating West Point, and the young officer craves more to do than cleaning drunks off the streets of New Philadelphia. When the governor orders the First Venusian Colonial Infantry to the northern border of the colony Collins gets his wish, but he has little idea what horrors await him, in the shade of the Ishtar trees.
A Dangerous Invitation
Series: The Rookery Rogues, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Torn from her life of privilege by her father's death, Kate Morgan is now a fence for stolen goods in the rookeries. The last man she expects to see again is Daniel O'Reilly, who swore to loved her but instead fled amidst accusations of murder. One drunken night cost Daniel everything. To win back the life he had, he must prove he's innocent of murder and convince Kate he's no longer a scoundrel.
Close to the Wind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Georgiana da Silva is catapulted out of the Victorian drawing rooms and into a world of danger when she escapes her fiendish fiancé to engage in a mad dash across the world to save her brother before an unknown assassin can find him.
Birds of Lore
Series: Of Lore, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Follow the exploits of “The Mythologist” as he uses stolen technology to travel time and breach other dimensions in search of creatures that should never have existed. Each entry touches on the origins of a fantasy bird. Birds of Lore is a fully illustrated bird bestiary / cautionary sci-fi tale / coffee table art book!
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Spindly-Snatcher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. Why is a writer burning down bookshops? Darkwood and Hobbs investigate a creeping madness, but in doing so the hunters become the hunted…
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Hag on the Heath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. Is an acquaintance of Darkwood the victim of supernatural attack? Darkwood, Hobbs, the victim and her gypsy kin embark on a hunt for a witch, but all is not as it seems...
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Affair of the Captive Mothers
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A dangerous spider leads Sherlock Holmes and Dr.Watson to investigate the circumstances of certain English people held captive at home and in foreign parts. Some were held by Borneo pirates, and lost to their families until the great detective is able to reunite them. Dr. Watson finds he is personally greatly affected by this investigation.