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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: $4.99 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
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.
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.
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.
Silent Deception – A Paranormal Gothic Romance Novella by Cathie Dunn
Price: Free! Words: 19,320. Language: British English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Can a ghost scare off a young heiress? Having inherited a family estate she’d never heard of, Minerva Goodridge travels to Cornwall to take charge of her new home. But fatal memories lurk in the shadows of Trekellis Manor. As the locals keep away from the house, Minnie accepts the help of a stranger, Gideon Drake. But can she trust him? A gothic suspense romance novella set in Cornwall.
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.
Dark Prince by Eve Silver
Series: Dark Gothic. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,470. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Forced into indentured servitude at an isolated Cornwall estate, Jane Heatherington must decide if her brooding new master, Aidan Warrick, is the dark prince of her dreams--or a heartless madman preying on the innocent.
Ashes to Ashes by Lillian Stewart Carl
Series: The Ashes Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,920. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Gothic(5.00 from 1 review)
Historian Rebecca Reid comes to a Scottish castle in Ohio to catalog a collection of historical artifacts. There she's saddled with a Scottish co-worker, Michael Campbell. He has a tartan chip on his shoulder and, Rebecca suspects, a hidden agenda. When valuables vanish and accidents happen, Rebecca suspects more than ghostly presences are at work. Someone very human wants her gone.
Bound by the Vampire by Chloe Hart
Series: Blood and Absinthe, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
Celia Albright, a Fae spellcaster, is having a very bad day. She's being targeted by an unknown assassin, and she goes to the only person in Boston who might be powerful enough to help her: vampire Evan Grant. Soon, Celia and Evan find themselves caught up in an adventure neither of them expected - and an attraction neither of them is prepared for. Book 2 of the Blood and Absinthe series.
Chimère by Marcelle Dube
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a fierce guardian, a jealous god and a very human love...
Rhiannon by Catherine E. Chapman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic(4.00 from 1 review)
Rhiannon, a Welsh farmer’s daughter, is smuggled into a walled English garrison town. Harboured by a merchant and his son, her happiness is shattered when her presence in their home is discovered. Taken to the castle, Rhiannon’s fate lies in the hands of Lord Edward. Will he believe Rhiannon’s claim that all she wants is to be a lady? "A bed-time story for grown-up girls," (4-stars, Goodreads).
ISLAND OF SECRETS: Time Travel, Gothic Romance by Tammie Clarke Gibbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,840. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
His Uncle was an eccentric determined to prove she existed. Everyone thought the man was crazy. Shane Alexander was determined to prove to the world that his family wasn't crazy... That HE wasn't crazy. It was working... Until he made one mistake... that would change his life forever... and force him to question his own sanity.
Ruthless by Sophia Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,090. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Before Magnus of Clibrick Castle and Feradoch of Kinbrace Castle fostered with each others family, they swore a blood oath that each would uphold the peace when they became men. Should either man be felled by treachery, the other would seek vengeance for the deed. When Magnus is called upon to honor the oath, he is tormented to hunt down and hang the only woman he has ever loved.
Danburgh Castle by Catherine E. Chapman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Lord Robert, Norman ruler of a region of England, spares the life of Emma, the widow of an Anglo-Saxon rebel. When his wife dies in childbirth he asks Emma to become nurse to his son at Danburgh Castle. But not everybody welcomes Emma's arrival at the stone keep. Lady Fiona, Lord Robert's fiancée, is suspicious of the nurse. A sensual Medieval romance. "A good quick read," Goodreads, Aug '12.
Surrender by Sophia Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,690. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
In the middle of the night, when Chief Broccin of Raptor finds his daughter Elyne in the bailey atop a splendidly naked and wet Graemme of Clibrick, he declares they will marry. If they do not, Graemme will forfeit part of his secret treasures. Elyne hesitates. It was an easy decision for Graemme. He vows they will wed two months from that day. He arrives on time, but Elyne has fled.
Guardian of the Grimoire by Karen McCullough
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Magic, mystery, and romance combine in a gothic story that sees a peaceful, small-town library turned into a supernatural battleground. In the library’s basement a dangerous book lies hidden somewhere in stacks of old crates, and librarian Jess O’Rourke is caught in the middle of a battle between a demon and the book’s mysterious guardian for possession of it.
A Haunting Affair by Ursula Bauer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,780. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Ex-cop Sam Tyler made a deathbed promise to uncover the truth behind the murder of his friend’s wife at a remote Adirondack lodge. Emma Bishop, a psychic with a shady past, went legit when she hit eighteen. The action at Holloway Lodge is a dangerous game she needs to play to build on her formidable reputation. As old secrets and fresh bodies turn up…life and love are put to the ultimate test.