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Dancing Fire: Overture by Lara Whitmore
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.
Whispers at Midnight by Andrea Parnell
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.
Dark Hero, A Gothic Romance: Reluctant Heroes Book One by Lily Silver
Series: Reluctant Heroes, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Married to a stranger . . . she awoke in his bed with no memory of their love . . . Elizabeth is a survivor. Her very existence has balanced on the edge of a knife for much of her life--a knife held by her cruel stepfather. Betrayed, kidnapped and left for dead, she awakens on a ship bound for the Indies in the bed of a stranger claiming to be her husband.
Braggot Park by Catherine E. Chapman
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."
MachoPoni: A Prance with Death (Poniworld Chronicles #1) by Lotus Rose
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.
The Assassin's Assassin by Benjamin Parsons
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 by Benjamin Parsons
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 by Dee Phillips
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 by Anita Black
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 Vision, A Dark Romance by April Grey
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?
The Blue Dress by katherine laurange
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013 by Wicked Windlass Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Romance » Gothic(5.00 from 1 review)
A young couple is trapped in a remote mountain cottage during the height of winter.
The Lady in Yellow: A Victorian Gothic Romance by Alyne de Winter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Romance » Gothic(4.00 from 9 reviews)
The Lady in Yellow: A Victorian Gothic Romance! A young governess gets her first job in a stately home in the wilds of Yorkshire, only to discover that the family she serves suffer from an ancient, bestial curse. Revised and Expanded Edition: February 2014
Haunting Miss Trentwood by Belinda Kroll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,800. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic(4.00 from 9 reviews)
Witty, secluded Mary is reeling after her father, Trentwood, passes away and returns in ghostly form. As Mary and Hartwell seek a blackmailer, each learns about the importance of opening one’s heart to trust and betrayal. Haunting Miss Trentwood is a light gothic tale (think Legend of Sleepy Hollow meets Casper the Friendly Ghost) written from varied perspectives.
Thirteen Black Roses: Gothic Romantic Poetry by Christopher Courtley
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Thirteen of the darkest of Christopher Courtley's Gothic Romantic poems, selected by the author.
His Dark Kiss by Eve Silver
Series: Dark Gothic. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,650. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
Emma Parrish accepts a position as governess at isolated Manorbrier Castle, a crumbling abode said to harbor great evil. She is soon plagued by strange events that lead her into the arms of seductive Anthony Craven, the castle's dark lord, a dangerous man rumored to be a murderer.
Apollyon's Saint The Unraveling by Zachary Koukol
Series: Apollyon's Saint, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
The second part in the series Apollyon's Saint. After being baptized by fire, from none other than Apollyon. Gabriel find's out why Apollyon saved him from suicide, trapping him immortally in the worlds pandemonium. The holy grail cursed Gabriel with immortality, and the ability to see the dark sin's lurking in our world, and in the paranormal world.
Wanted: Sharpshooter by Florence Witkop
Price: Free! Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A rogue puma threatens a high-end wilderness horse training facility and the only person capable of ending the threat is the new hire, a former Army Ranger sharpshooter. And the only way he can save both horses and people is by putting the entire place in lockdown. If you like eco-fiction with a strong sense of place and a lot of realistic action, this is the book for you.
My Father's Gift by Leanne Fitzpatrick
Price: Free! Words: 10,760. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Romance » Gothic(4.00 from 1 review)
What is the price of a soul? For Annalise it's simply a matter of getting what she wants and having the means to go about it. What she wants is revenge for the death of her father. The means to go about it... well that's where things get a little more complicated. He's ancient, all powerful, and his motivations are as murky as his morals. Still, he's the best chance she has.