Fiction » Romance » Gothic

Dark Splendor
Series: Dark Splendor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Silvia Bradstreet comes to an isolated estate off the coast of colonial Georgia to be an indentured servant. But she soon finds herself a pawn in the devious schemes of Wilhelm Schlange, master of Serpent Tree Hall. Haunted by ghostly dreams and threatened by the island's deadly secrets, Silvia cannot trust her senses. But can she trust her passion for handsome sea captain Roman Toller?
The Eye of The Universe
Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The world will end unless two lovers agree to be separated for eternity. This quick read of a little less than 7,000 words by veteran romance writer Florence Witkop deals with what happens when one of those lovers learns the terms... and refuses to abide by them.
The Drowned Sailor
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Cunning beauty Ravella means to have millionaire James Trevick, even if she must wreck her best friend's romance to get him. But her wiles stir up more trouble than even she expects...
Charlotte of Little Dean
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(2.50 from 4 reviews)
Gothic story of family secrets.
The Castaway: a modern folktale
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A foundling baby is washed ashore in a lonely Cornish cove, and as he grows up his fate is strangely linked to the sea. When he meets a young woman who is escaping her past, he longs to pledge his heart to her... without realising that his heart was lost beneath the jealous waves, long ago.
Electric Elizabeth: A Novel
Price: Free! Words: 61,780. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a clear day in Blackbridge, Pennsylvania, where ghosts roam the streets and mysterious lights float through the forests, Milton Conroy's beloved wife is vaporized by lightning into nothingness . . . or so he thinks. Soon, Milton begins a frantic and obsessive search for his wife only to discover truths about her, and himself, that will change his life forever.
On the Shores of Eternity
Price: Free! Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
After two decades Laura Gentry has returned to Hathaway Hall. The old house stands firm upon the cliffs against the windy lament of Eternity Bay - the place her sister fell to her doom. Now a man waits for her on the shore, who at once bewitches her heart. But is he real, or is she losing her mind? Or could Jordan really be a ghost?
The Glass Key: A Modern Folktale
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
For ten years Sam neither saw nor heard of his beautiful Araminta, who vanished before their wedding day - but now, suddenly she steps into his life again, with a fantastic adventure to tell: her journey to unlock the secret of the mysterious glass key.
The Collectors
Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nobody could understand Molly, or her favorite place to visit: a cemetery. Nobody knew about the secret she kept hidden in her bedroom. Was there anyone in the world who could possibly love her? Maybe he was not too far away, and maybe he collected secrets of his own.
Whispers at Midnight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amanda Fairfax met Ryne Sullivan when she came to take possession of the colonial Virginia plantation that was her legacy. Resentment burned in his dark blue eyes, yet once in his arms she could feel how fiercely he hungered for her, and how little she could resist. Cloaked in terror and mystery, Amanda could not fully trust her lover or her love, for each moment of ecstasy might be her last.
The Edge of Eternity
Price: Free! Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After two decades Laura Gentry has returned to Hathaway Hall. The old house stands firm upon the cliffs against the windy lament of Eternity Bay - the place her sister fell to her doom. Now a man waits for her on the shore, who at once bewitches her heart. But is he real, or is she losing her mind? Or could Jordan really be a ghost?
Braggot Park
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Eliza, lady-in-waiting to Lady Jane, is sent to work in the household of the noblewoman's brother-in-law, Sir Richard. Upon arrival at Braggot Park, Eliza encounters his son, Lorenzo, and swiftly falls under his spell. But all is not as it seems at Braggot Park; Eliza faces a dilemma: should she tell Sir Richard the truth? A short, sensual Elizabethan romance. "Very well-written and fast-paced."
MachoPoni: A Prance with Death (Poniworld Chronicles #1)
Series: Poniworld Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
In the first book of the Poniworld Chronicles, MachoPoni has no choice but to enter the Dark Kingdom, where the undead ponies roam. He must rescue Dust, the poni he loves from the dark princess's castle, using wit, creativity and his magic bouncy blue ball to survive. A twisted parody of My Little Pony, The Care Bears, and other 80's staples. Warning: contains gore and mild sexual content.
The Assassin's Assassin
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 8,780. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hired to kill a killer, a discreet murderer tracks down the beautiful but deadly Thamesis. But what is the secret of her fatal allure? And in the end, who will assassinate who?
The Canary: A Modern Folktale
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Torn between loyalty to her sister and the man she loves, Damiah hopelessly pours out her heart to a golden canary - without realising that her little bird's song is full of the hope she lacks.
Dancing Fire: Overture
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
In Gwrych Castle during the late 19th century, four lives collide in a battle of unrequited love, secrets, tragedy, and revenge. Ballerina Sarah performs every night when the bell tolls twelve. Guest Victor travels to the fortress to escape his bloody past and vengeful ex-lover. Doctor Bennett is forced to confront his true feelings for Sarah and unearth everything Victor is hiding from her.
Dark Desires
Series: Dark Gothic. Price: Free! Words: 90,860. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
As a murderer stalks the streets of London's East End, Darcie Finch accepts a position that no one else dares as assistant to Dr. Damien Cole, a dangerously attractive man with dark secrets, a man who may well be a remorseless killer.
Valerie, A Story of a Vamp
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Valerie is a young girl who has to lure men into back alleys to be the victims of three blood-thirsty vampires. This short story is one of her experiences. Valerie's tale continues in "Into the Blackest Night", a full vampire romance novel.
Claude & Sophia
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Claude loves Sophia. ..And, of course, Sophia loves Claude. Or does she? A short story of tragic misunderstanding, mental imbalance and a macabre touch of romance, Claude & Sophia adds a light spin to the classic theme of unrequited love.
The Candle Maker's Widow
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Candle Maker's Widow is a short story exploring love and loss.