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Grace by Leonie Harlington
You set the price! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 1 review)
On March 17th, 1912, on his journey back from the South Pole and just thirty-one miles from One Ton Depot with its supply of food and fuel, Lawrence Edward Grace Oates left the tent which he had shared with four companions and went out into a blizzard. His last words, according to Robert Scott, were: ‘I am just going outside and may be some time.’ His body was never found...
A Christmas Oath (Novelette) by Vicki Hopkins
You set the price! Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015 by Holland & Eyre Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 1 review)
Christmas should be a time of peace on earth and goodwill toward men, but it isn’t for Elizabeth Dutton. Three months earlier, she sued Francis Oldman for breach of promise of marriage. When she attends the annual Christmas Eve party at Darby Hall, she comes face-to-face with the man who broke her heart. The party she hoped to enjoy turns into one disaster after another until a miracle arrives.
The Planter's Daughter by Jo Carroll
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 96,640. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 1 review)
Sara, aged fourteen, leaves behind the stinking potato fields of the Irish famine to make a life for herself across the seas. Her adventures take her to Liverpool, to Melbourne, and to the gold fields of New Zealand. But she has left behind something more important to her than life itself.
Her Most Remarkable Performance: A Lady to Maid Tale by Camille Langtry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,230. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological(5.00 from 1 review)
Lady Georgina’s fascination with the life of the working classes leads her down a path of no return as she sinks deeper and deeper into her pretend persona of a lady's maid. What starts out as an enticing fantasy for the bored 1880s heiress and an aspiring actress she hires for her game, slowly evolves into something bigger as she surrenders her status to live the life she was destined to live.
The English Proposal by Jenna Brandt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 1 review)
The English Proposal: Lady Margaret, the daughter of an English Earl, is betrothed due to a family promise. Although the Viscount Rolantry has been her best friend since childhood and she is expected to marry him, she never felt butterflies until she meets the Duke of Witherton. Against her father’s wishes, Margaret finds herself fighting between her duty to her family and her desire for the duke.
Settling the Account (Promises to Keep: Book 3) by Shayne Parkinson
Series: Promises To Keep, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 218,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.90 from 70 reviews)
Amy watches in growing fear the worsening confrontation between her husband and her son, until she realises that only one of them can survive it. How long can she keep them apart? The final volume in "Promises to Keep". It follows directly on from Book Two, "Mud and Gold".
Bloody Rain - Murder, Madness & the Monsoon by Rick Spilman
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Bloody Rain is a short story set in the 1880s on the sailing ship, Queen Charlotte, in the Hoogly River off the Calcutta and in the Bay of Bengal - a tale of murder, madness and the monsoon.
Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1) by Shayne Parkinson
Series: Promises To Keep, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 150,690. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.77 from 74 reviews)
In 19th Century New Zealand, there are few choices for a farm girl like Amy. Her life seems mapped out for her by the time she is twelve. Amy dreams of an exciting life in the world beyond her narrow boundaries. But it is the two people who come to the farm from outside the valley who change her life forever, and Amy learns the high cost of making the wrong choice. Book 1 of "Promises to Keep".
Fame and Infamy by Iva Polansky
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 153,360. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Is it hard to be famous in the 1870's Paris? Ask the sharp-shooting contest winner Miss Nelly McKay, formerly of Butte, Montana. She is already walking the thin line between fame and infamy when she is noticed by Chancellor Bismarck and the German Secret Service. Yet all she ever wanted was to marry a gentleman!
Costumes and Filigree: A Novel of the Phantom of the Opera by Dayna Stevenson
Price: Free! Words: 128,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In this not-so-serious retelling of the Phantom of the Opera, Christine Daaé, a rather bratty girl who lives to become a diva, is horrified to discover that her mentor, whom she believed to be an angel, is really a monstrously-disfigured man. But as she works to accomplish her goals of fame and fortune, she realizes that it is really her genteel fiancé, Raoul de Chagny, who is the true monster.
White Christmas - a short story by EH Walter
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.33 from 6 reviews)
See the other side of a Victorian Christmas through a housekeeper's eyes. Christmas is the biggest day of the year for Felicity and all the other servants at the de Veyney London house. There is food to prepare and guests to accomodate, including drunken cousins and amorous sisters. But no matter who they are or what their position, they all long for a white Christmas.
Of Secrets, Letters, and Lions by A.E. Moseley
Series: Secrets of the Lion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(4.33 from 3 reviews)
"Father has started keeping secrets so deep and so large that he has locked himself in his study..." so starts the series of letters that Hanna Hunt sends to her best friend in America. With her friend's encouragement, Hanna teams up with her younger sister in hopes of solving the mystery surrounding their father. But what the girls are unaware of is just how dark and deadly his secrets are.
The Witch Watch by Shamus Young
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.09 from 11 reviews)
A young lady with a head for invention, a boy with a gift for sorcery, and a rotting corpse with a dry sense of humor all find themselves fighting against a strange new threat in Victorian-era London.
Where Soldiers Lie: India, 1857 by John Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.00 from 1 review)
India, 1857. It's all exotic and mysterious to Jack O'Hara, newly arrived to live in Cawnpore. What Jack doesn't realize is that violence and war lurk just below the surface and are about to explode into a nightmare from which very few will survive. "…an absolutely terrific book…The pacing is flawless" Geoffrey Bilson Award Jury
Imagination by M. Tayyab
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.00 from 1 review)
what if a man indulges himself in imaginations. It is a story about a beggar in olden times wandering the streets with in extraordinary power of visualization. His imaginations introduce him to the art of transition between real and imaginary worlds.
Hic Sunt Dracones: Being a True Account of the Rescue of Professor George Herbert Endeavour from a Curious Misadventure by G.W. Renshaw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mashups(4.00 from 1 review)
Professor Endeavour is perhaps the most brilliant scientist of the Victorian era. Certainly that is his opinion. The veteran of many expeditions, he has gone to Hungary, determined to capture a newly reported predator in the Carpathian Mountains. But who is hunting whom? And what fearless adventurers shall save him?
Desires and Dangers by Leslie Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200,470. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
David Sheldon made his fortune in America. After a terrible loss, he returns home to Derbyshire in 1871. He finds that he has inherited the family estate. He makes a deadly enemy whose hatred puts at risk the lives of his niece and also of Emily, his new love. David risks antagonising a powerful neighbour and his prior, violent and amorous American life, threatens his hopes of love and marriage.
Hohenstein by Didi Lawson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Anything but a typical aristocrat, young Baroness Marie-Louise is not afraid to roll up her sleeves and get to work, especially when it comes to saving her ancestral estate. Determined to shake loose the shackles of propriety and gain the warm family life her upbringing denied her, she has vowed to marry a man of lower rank. Blue-bloods need not apply.
Roses for Cassandra by A.E. Moseley
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(3.67 from 3 reviews)
This is the small, but pleasant tale of how the theater brought together two lovers: a dancer and a stagehand.
The Judge's Cat by Jane Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,430. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian(3.00 from 1 review)
He sees a child's dead body lying in his garden. For brief seconds he hesitates - a sliding door moment that will blight the rest of the life of Thomas Bradshaw, respected County Court Judge of Durham, England. The year is 1872, Queen Victoria is on the throne and England is a prosperous nation.