Books tagged: victorian era

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Black Wreath - An Open Grave Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,720. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Arthur Endswell, a gentleman in name only,is employed as a ressurrection man for Dr. Faust Grey, who uses the bodies he procures for dissection purposes.What starts as a lucrative business soon veers into the realm of murder when Arthur’s beloved Amelia’s cousin, Constance Gowain, finds her way on Dr. Grey’s dissection slab, with evidence of poison in her veins.
Mr. Wallace Takes a Wife
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A small English community is shocked when the local eccentric announces his plans to marry a woman no one has ever seen. Is his intended a real person, or is she a figment of his imagination?
Past-Forward: A Three-Decade and Three-Thousand-Mile Journey Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
"Past-Forward" is the non-fiction account of the thirty-year search for the author's Irish ancestral roots. The book, written in the form of a letter to the author's grandmother Kate, tells both the story of the thirty-year search itself along with the discovered tale of Kate’s Irish ancestors,and their flight to America during the Great Famine and life as new Americans in the 19th century.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Free Trade Consortium.
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
in this 12,000 word novelette Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate a gang of smugglers. They face danger and deplorable conditions in pursuit of those who flout the law and Her Majesty's Revenue Department.
The Playwright's Woman
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Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Playwright Kevin F. Darley struggles with both poor reviews and writer’s block. He begins a dalliance with the spirit absinthe and meets – and falls immediately in love with – an enigmatic young woman from his homeland. She inspires and enlivens him, but the man who knows Kevin better than any other cannot help but be wary of the profound and disturbing change that he sees in his friend.
Sea of Secrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
In Victorian England, innocent young Oriel Pembroke stumbles into a web of dangerous secrets at the seaside estate of the aristocratic Ellsworth family. As she falls in love with the brooding young duke, Herron, she begins to fear for his sanity—and for both their lives—as sinister events unfold.
The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
The Last Letter
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Marie is a college student living in Laval Quebec. An unexpected tragedy brings her to a turning point in her love life. Little did she know that the voice of a young girl sharing her name and her pain, would give her the answer she was looking for.
Afternoon Delight
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Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Young and beautiful, Alexandra loves to get herself into mischief. With the opening of a new Manor, Alexandra plans to have some fun with one of the guests.
If This Be Magic & The Traitor and the Spy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
If This Be Magic: Can Sophie Abbott trust her unreliable magic to stop her wicked uncle from secretly helping the Kaiser win the war? The Traitor and the Spy: Philomena Stirling-Vane might not be a proper Victorian maiden, but her strong-minded magic might be the only thing that can save the realm from a traitor.