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The Sleight of Heart: a modern folk tale
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A modern folk tale of love, deceit and murder... with a supernatural twist.
Dark Splendor
Series: Dark Splendor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,420. 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...
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.
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.
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 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.
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
(3.67 from 3 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 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?
Whispers at Midnight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,770. 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 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?
MachoPoni: A Prance with Death (Poniworld Chronicles #1)
Series: Poniworld Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! 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.
Braggot Park
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. 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."
The Canary: A Modern Folktale
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » 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.
Valerie, A Story of a Vamp
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. 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.
Disciplined For The First Time
Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Daisy learns to know the mysterious stranger Brandon while chatting online. She can't resist the temptation and agrees to meet him in a dark hotel room. The only caveat: She has to follow all his rules and do whatever he says. Blindfolded and tied up on the very first date, she doesn't know what to expect. Can she trust this dominant stranger and will she be able to handle his demands?
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.
The Vision, A Dark Romance
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
It was only a children's game, put the chestnut beneath your pillow and dream of your future husband. However, the vision Cherie saw terrified her. How can she escape her grim fate?