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The Hellion Mistress by Alexia Bartoni
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,410. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Calliope Marshall had fallen in dire straits. Upon her father’s death, her world upturned, leaving her with insurmountable debts and as the sole caregiver of two younger siblings. All her efforts of procuring gainful employment proved futile. With little option presented to her, she mustered up the courage to proposition one of London’s most infamous rakehell … Michael Tinsley, Earl of Lancaster.
Oh Wicked Escort by D. L. Robinson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,110. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Coerced into marrying a man she does not love, the stunningly beautiful Claire St. Martin discovers, weeks after the ceremony, that the man she spent her wedding night with was a stand-in, a surrogate for the man with whom she had that day exchanged wedding vows. Feeling her life now lies in tatters, she flees luxurious Silverwood House.
Anatomy of a Darkened Heart by Christie Stratos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,500. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Father’s wretched secret coincides with Abigail Delilah’s birth. Mother will make Abigail suffer because someone must take the blame. But do these cruelties breed a shadowed soul or is redemption within reach? Multi-layered and rife with psychological depth, this riveting novel appeals to the literary reader and the leisure reader alike, combining key facets of several popular genres.
The Other Side of Courage, The Saga of Elizabeth Blackwell by Robert Nordmeyer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,050. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Historic Courage changed the World. In 1849 a single action altered the course of women forever. Elizabeth Blackwell received her degree in medicine, becoming the first woman ever to do so. Her path was not without suffering. However, despite this bitter and harsh treatment of the medical community, Elizabeth was determined to prevail through stubborn courage and triumphed for the good of society.
Aristocrats and Artillery by Andrew Knighton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,360. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Adventurer Dirk Dynamo is back in Paris, in pursuit of the final clue to the location of the lost Great Library. But Paris is a city at war, with Prussian troops closing in from the east and the King in Shadow preparing to rise up in revolt. As violence reaches the city streets, can Dirk retrieve the last tablet, or will the path to the Great Library fall into the hands of a criminal mastermind?
Letters of a Noble Mind by Barry Huggins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,840. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Through personal letters, journals, and newspaper extracts, Victorian London's high society candidly reveals itself, replete with the moral conflicts and impositions that defined the age. In their own private words, the 19th century's social elite unveil the plots and intrigues that colour their privileged lives. Laced within the genteel elegance of their written language lies the truth of their
Whisper Always by Rebecca Hagan Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,230. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
What’s a cynical earl to do when tempted to rescue a lady from a real-life prince? After being auctioned off by her own mother to the crown prince of Austria, Cristina Fairfax is clearly a damsel in need of a hero. Her fate seems sealed—until she finds herself kidnapped by a most unlikely savior...Lord Blake Ashford, the earl of Lawrence.
The Visitor at Anningley Hall (a prequel to M. R. James's 'The Mezzotint') by Chris Thorndycroft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,140. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
“The door,” Elisa mumbled. “He was trying to open the front door.” “What on earth for? Was he sleepwalking?” “Oh, God!” said Elisa, her arms squeezing Roland tight to her chest. “He was trying to let it in!”
A Matter of Diplomacy: A Novelette by Zoe Baxter
Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At the advanced age of three and thirty, the bookish Lady Anastasia has given up on finding love. Consequently, when sparks fly between Anastasia and a brilliant, handsome, and much younger diplomatic attaché, Lady Anastasia questions the young Jonathon Ambercrombie’s true intentions. This novelette-length story is a sweet traditional romance set in Victorian-era Brussels.
Honour & Obey: A Victorian Crime Thriller by Carol Hedges
Series: A Victorian Murder Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: British English. Published: September 17, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
When a young woman's body is discovered lying in an alleyway off Carnaby Street, Detectives Stride and Cully do not realise that her brutal murder is only the beginning of a killing spree that will terrify the whole of London. It will take all their skill and deductive powers to track down the serial killer, and their investigation will lead them into new and frightening territory.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes and the Fifty Jars of Sand by D G Leigh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Like all great mysteries this begins with a corpse, five in fact. This particular case has remained undisclosed for almost three decades. Sworn to secrecy, never to divulge the truth while the living were still at risk of reprisals. It remains one of the most astonishing moments in Holmes' career and exposes a shocking revelation about his character. John H. Watson, Retd Dr.
Golden Dawn by Michelle Fecio
Price: Free! Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
When Rose meets a stranger named William at a psychical symposium, she expects it will be another typical night of swindling a rich man out of his valuables. Instead, she is pulled into an underworld of ancient magic when she unwittingly unleashes dark forces that threaten to destroy the world of the living. William and Rose must work together to overcome this mystical evil before it is too late.
Day of Recognition by Manelle Oliphant
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A giant steam monster wreaks havoc in the port town of Dargee and Sarah Parrish might be the only one around with the knowledge to stop it.
Rescuing the Titanic by Diana Strenka
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.00 from 1 review)
After seeing Titanic's distress rockets, the Californian sends its course on the sinking vessel. Once they arrive, it becomes a race against time. Will the Californian safely evacuate the foundering ship, or is everyone doomed to perish in the icy Atlantic waters?
Sing a Mournful Melody (A Gothic Short Story) by Juli D. Revezzo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Tragedy has left Maribelle grief-stricken. After her beloved husband is murdered, his body disappears from his crypt. Worse, ghostly voices call from the widow's Graphophone. Is she losing her mind, or does something wicked this way come?
Secret Rose by Orna Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Secret Rose is a unique double-book edition bringing together WB Yeats’s short stories THE SECRET ROSE and Orna Ross’s novel HER SECRET ROSE, the true stories behind the stories. Together, the two books in this twin-volume - a tribute edition by Orna Ross in celebration of Yeats’s 150th birth anniversary - offer a unique combination of secrets and intrigue, passion and politics, mystery and magic.
The Earl and the Proud Spinster by Elizabeth Reed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Violet thinks that she is completely immune to all the irrational emotions involved in the intimate relations between men and women. That is until her path crosses that of Andrew, the Earl of Teddington, who is determined to teach her a valuable lesson in passion and love. It is a lesson that will make her rethink all that she had once believed in!
The Witch of Napoli by Michael Schmicker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,330. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Historical fiction with a paranormal twist, set in 1899 Italy. Inspired by the true-life story of controversial Italian medium Eusapia Palladino (1854-1918), The Witch of Napoli is an Amazon Top 100 paid bestseller, and winner of a 2015 BRAG Medallion Award for Historical Fiction. "...science and the supernatural collide in a burst of passion you won't soon forget." -- Huffington Post Books.
Every 2 Minutes by Janet Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
this moving book tells the story of a young british man who, to his horror, find that, whilst in india, he has contracted the dreaded disease of leprosy. there is no cure and no hope, he just has to spend his life in a leper colony. but instead he lives a full and worthwhile life, brimming love. It is a story that will warm your heart and remain long in your memory.
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.