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The Call of the Huntsman by Nina Whitehouse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,510. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Derwent Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The story opens in 1999 with a grown-up and successful Frances Wiseman looking for Lambecote Grange and its land. The story then flashes back to 1889 and the land owning gentry and life seen through the eyes of Rosina, the grandmother of Frances. We share a century of heartbreaking events with Rosina and her daughter, Sarah.
Spring-heeled Jack and the President's Ring by D. L. Mackenzie
Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In this second novelette in the Magnetron Chronicles series, Phineas Magnetron and the Hogalum Society investigate the disappearance of President Grant's West Point ring. Their investigation becomes intertwined with the mystery of Spring-heeled Jack, the shadowy terror of England, leading them from Calais to London, and back to America for a bizarre encounter with the notorious General Southwick.
Skagens dotter - en roman om Helga Ancher by Kerstin Svea Dahlén
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: Swedish. Published: October 26, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
”När det blåser höststorm, kommer alla de döda sjömännen in i byn. De går utmed gatan i sina genomvåta oljeställ, stövlar som klafsar runt deras döda fötter. Trötta är de, stela, böjda av en osynlig värk, de släpar fötterna långt efter sig så att det blir våta hala spår i gruset. Ibland trycker de sina ansikten mot fönsterrutorna, och människorna där inne ser bara en stor vit fläck med mörka hål."
On the Other Side by Brianna Webber
Price: Free! Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 1 review)
Mae and Ben are polar opposites. They live and work on a cotton plantation in southern Georgia. Mae is thought to be nameless, and commands high respect, while Ben is clumsy and a coward. But when Mr. Martin shows up, Mae and Ben are thrown into a whirlwind of decisions. The risk of death and recapture, hang over their heads. Will they run to freedom, or will they stay, where their stories are.
Escape from Xanadu by D. L. Mackenzie
Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In this third novelette in the Magnetron Chronicles series, Phineas Magnetron and the Hogalum Society are quite literally drawn to the incomparable lost city of Zhen Atu. There they find the lost passengers and crew of the Salmagundi, and learn that the laws of physics are not as straightforward as previously believed. Indeed, the very nature and genesis of mankind are called into question.
Silk and Scorn by Cassandra Dean
Series: The Silk Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
No matter how much their mothers wanted Sarah and Arthur to wed, Sarah had loathed him. However, circumstance and her late husband’s father conspire against her, and she is forced to turn to Arthur for help. Perhaps she needs his legal expertise, but she refuses to acknowledge how handsome her oldest foe has become…or her reaction to him.
A Bowdon Romance by Alice Frank
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A 19th century period romance set in rural England, tells how Charlotte, a humble servant, whose main care in life is her daughter Tooty had no choice but to work long hours, when the love of her life died tragically young. Then a series of terrible crimes come to light, Charlotte begins to wonder if her new friend David is somehow mixed up in them.
Sensible Advice by Erin E.M. Hatton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Short Victorian Romance - A school teacher is the town's most confirmed spinster, much to the chagrin of her mother. When her mother's friend plots to set her up with her bachelor brother-in-law, Jane is caught up in a storm of well-meant advice. She never planned to chase a man, but love can spring from the unlikeliest places, and suddenly Jane will do almost anything to win the man she wants.
Ruby McBride by Freda Lightfoot
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 109,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 1 review)
Ruby, a rebel at heart under the not-so-tender care of the nuns, is forced to abandon her siblings at just sixteen and marry a man she believes to be a conman. Furious at being robbed of the chance to be with her childhood sweetheart, Kit Jarvis, she resists Bart’s advances. Only Ruby’s courage enables her to make a life for herself within the thriving community of waterways folk.
No Spot of Ground (Short Novel) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
After years of civil war, Edgar Allan Poe is nearing his breaking point. Poe has devoted himself to the Confederacy, but his dreams of honor and glory have been drowned in blood and slaughter. Anguished, tortured by memories of his dead wife and his dead hopes, he finds himself holding a key position, and must decide whether to sacrifice all he loves in service to a dying cause.
Cuberdons met lavendel by Kirsten Van Malderen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: Dutch. Published: May 29, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Nonfiction » History » War
Tegen de achtergrond van de Wereldtentoonstelling in Gent (1913) en de Eerste Wereldoorlog die eraan zit te komen, ontspint zich een hartstochtelijke romance tussen een weesjongen en de dochter van een welgestelde burger. Kirsten Van Malderen baseerde haar historische roman op maandenlang opzoekingswerk, zodat feiten en fictie harmonisch samengaan in dit beloftevolle debuut.
Still Life With Lovers by Carolyn Burns Bass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
"It wasn’t like Gustave to storm out of the flat when Lisette opposed him. Usually Lisette would flee to Margot’s place, returning a few hours later to find Gustave sulking and sauced, but eager to make up..." A century-old diary of a young woman’s frustrated marriage and infatuation with a wild painter named Vincent Van Gogh, gives a contemporary woman new insights into her own marriage.
The Hidden Blade (Heart of Blade Book 1) by Sherry Thomas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,810. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A girl training to be deadly. A boy fleeing across continents. They do not know it yet, but their lives are already inextricably bound together, and will collide one fateful night when they least expect it.
Blood On Their Petticoats by Geraldine Humphries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Educational
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
Happily Forever After by Rebecca Paisley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,650. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Russia Valentine is looking for a noble Prince Charming to make all of her happily-ever-after dreams come true. But when a hardened Texas gunslinger comes swaggering into the saloon where she works, she can’t resist falling beneath the seductive spell of his midnight-black hair and glittering obsidian eyes.
Silver Lining by Mildred Colvin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Abducted by white slavers! In 1891, Danya Morrison is forced into becoming a mail-order bride to escape prostitution. She flees New York City for the safety of the Kansas plains and life with a man she's never met. Matthew Turner has his own problems. A secret he's kept for three years comes back to haunt him when his family orders a mail-order bride for him and she arrives before they tell him.
Always the Music by Elizabeth Elson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Always the Music is based on the life of Cosima, Franz Liszt’s illegitimate daughter. Burdened by life in the shadow of three musical geniuses, Cosima decides to embrace happiness, a plan which scandalizes Paris and Berlin salons. How she succeeds and how her decision affects the world of music is a compelling tale of one woman’s courage and love.
The Worth of Rubies - A Victorian Short Mystery by Anthea Lawson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Noble ladies are falling victim to a string of brazen public jewelry robberies, but the inquisitive Miss Isabelle Strathmore suspects more is afoot than mere theft… A Victorian-set short mystery of approx. 5,000 words. Includes a bonus chapter of Anthea's RITA-nominated Victorian romantic adventure, PASSIONATE.
A Dilemma For Jamie by Angela Rigley
Series: Jamie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Tillie's twins are now 15 months old, and talk of Jamie going to boarding school sends her into a battle of wits with David. Jamie has his own concerns, but all that is forgotten when, David is involved in a serious accident, and one of the twins goes missing. They have to face their fears and deal with one tragedy after another. But can they succeed in persuading David to change his mind?
Silk and Scandal by Cassandra Dean
Series: The Silk Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
~Book One of The Silk Series~ Eight years ago, Thomas Cartwright and Lady Nicola Fitzgibbons were friends. Now, Lady Nicola is back in London, bringing tales of scandal with her. Thomas, a respectable barrister and new member of parliament, cannot be associated with scandal...but Nicola won’t let him ignore her.