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Costumes and Filigree: A Novel of the Phantom of the Opera
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Price: Free! Words: 128,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(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.
The Gaslight Volumes of Will Pocket: Vol I: Turnkey
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Series: The Gaslight Volumes of Will Pocket, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 227,780. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.00 from 1 review)
A backward and booze-soaked spin on the steampunk model, Turnkey follows its cast of old-fashioned souls adrift in a new-fashioned world. A blend of self-deprecating humor, silly wit, white-knuckle adventure, old-fashioned romance, and bittersweet tragedy, Turnkey begins The Gaslight Volumes of Will Pocket with a resounding bang!
The Travelers' Club and The Ghost Shp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,630. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
While selling his services as a mercenary, former Confederate sharpshooter Ashley Cooper rescues a British aristocrat in Afghanistan, becoming fast friends. Facing wily women and difficult travels with his new friend Lord Reginald Harcourt, Ash discovers alien technologies, a world full of foes, and a showdown with creatures of nightmare to determine the future of mankind.
Wicked Down Below
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Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Miriam Walker lives and works in the big city in 1902. There are monsters out in the dark streets but they are nothing compared to the wickedness humans get up to. Miriam battles wickedness both human and inhuman while always remaining prim and ladylike.
Escape from Xanadu
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Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
The Lost Souls of Cinnamon Pass
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You set the price! Words: 121,630. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Portrays the life and times of a 'working stiff', a hardrock gold miner in the old West. A Denver attorney interviews a 97 year-old 'hold-out' in a land deal. The resulting friendship between the lawyer and the last survivor of the turn of the century gold mining camps provides a backdrop for a compelling message of greed and redemption. Inspired by true events.
Strange Case of Mr. Bodkin and Father Whitechapel: the other side of Jekyll and Hyde
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A brilliant reinvention of Stevenson’s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde! Cold-blooded banker Geoffrey Bodkin stumbles upon the fateful potion and unleashes his own alter-ego: saintly almsgiver Father Whitechapel. But what begins as a story of loving charity soon becomes one of embezzlement, scandal and murder, as Mr. Bodkin struggles to keep Father Whitechapel from being branded as Jack the Ripper!
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Barking Emporium
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 6. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The great detective uncovers a convoluted conspiracy to conceal the cause of two fires, one of which results in the death of an elderly couple. Dr Watson records the fine details which lead to the exposure of the villains.
The Call of the Huntsman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,510. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Derwent Press. Category: 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.
The Last Adventure of Dr. Yngve Hogalum
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Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In this first novelette of the Magnetron Chronicles series, eccentric Nineteenth Century inventor Phineas J. Magnetron reveals his association with the secretive Hogalum Society. When his mentor and Society founder Dr. Hogalum dies, Phineas embarks on a daring and improbable caper to bring the good doctor's greatest dream to fruition posthumously, thus unearthing a haunting and compelling mystery.
Love Comes Blindly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
If love isn’t blind to past indiscretions, can absence truly make the heart grow fonder? A Victorian romance with a touch of suspense.
A Bowdon Romance
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
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.
Nineteen Hundred
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
December 31,1899. At a dinner, hosted by her landlady, to celebrate the new century,Kathryn St. Clair meets sophisticated and handsome Gideon Thomas. His air of mystery speaks to her romantic imagination. His secrets forbid him from answering her questions. He fears the truth would throw her into madness. Their new love may end drastically before it begins.
Dark Persuasion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Charlotte Gray couldn’t believe that anyone in high society would care to introduce her to potential suitors. After all, an accident left her blind at the age of eight. Her aristocratic neighbors have taken a peculiar interest in her welfare and offer to hold a debutante ball in her honor. When two rival brothers vie for her affections, she soon learns that love can be blind for everyone-even her.
Belong To Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,060. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Victorian romance about discovering true lies...and solving a mystery.
Spring-heeled Jack and the President's Ring
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Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
True Love's Deception
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Victorian sweet romance.
The Third Horseman
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,590. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Based on a true story: At the height of the Irish Famine in the 1840s, an Irish aristocrat watches in horror as economic injustice and political failures result in the deaths of masses and despair for millions. But hope comes from an unlikely quarter: the unprepossessing racehorse Coranna and the sacrifice of the Butler family of peasants in the West of Ireland.
Charmed By Knight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Victorian historical. Can a mistaken identity ruin Megan Ramsey's life...or make it better?
Roses for Cassandra
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Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(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.