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The Heartbeat Thief by Ash Krafton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,890. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Haunted by a crushing fear of death, a young Victorian woman discovers the secret of eternal youth--she must surrender her life to attain it, and steal heartbeats to keep it. The latest in dark fantasy from Ash Krafton...It's a little bit Jane Austen, a little bit Edgar Allan Poe, and a whole lot of stealing heartbeats in order to stay young and beautiful forever.
The Judas Effect: Book #1 Son of a Baron by Joe C Combs 2nd
Series: The Judas Effect · The Free Read Series. Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A young wealthy German playboy finds himself betrayed by family and friends alike. Broke and with no place to turn, he finds himself in the service of the Kaiser as a spy for Germany at one of the most dangerous times in history for a German spy. What will become of this young playboy? Will he survive to old age or pay the price with his life? Only time will tell. A Victorian age story.
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.
Helena Landless by Deanna Madden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Victorian England. Nineteen-year-old Helena Landless falls in love with charming young Edwin Drood the night she arrives in Cloisterham. However, he’s engaged and her twin brother Neville takes a dislike to him. Then one stormy night Edwin Drood disappears and her brother is accused of murder. It’s up to Helena to find out what happened in this re-telling of Charles Dickens’ unfinished novel.
Wealth and Privilege by Jeanette Watts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Any history buff will tell you that history isn't dry - it's wet and juicy. It's love and hate, blood and semen, death and destruction. Thomas meets the love of his life the same day that he is forced into proposing marriage .... to someone else. Life is going to be complicated.
The Miseries of Mr. Sparrows by Matthew Timmins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This baroquely written tragicomedy follows the misadventures of the hapless law clerk Robin Sparrows as he searches the foggy streets of an almost-London for the Empire's greatest villain.
To Tempt a Hellion by Alise Addicott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,170. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Calliope Marshall, although strong-willed, had little options open to her. Upon her father’s death, Calliope’s world upturned, leaving her with insurmountable debts and being caregiver of two younger siblings. The only course of action presented to her – propositioning the Earl of Lancaster, to become his mistress. Though she agreed to be his mistress, she would not bend to his every whim.
The Azadi Series Books 1 and 2 (Box Set) by Waheed Rabbani
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 297,800. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Azadi Series Novels are set in the 1800s North America, England, Crimea and India. The Series elucidates India’s struggle for independence, from the British Raj, as told through the eyes of an American lady doctor, Margaret, and her missionary parents, who get engulfed in the 1857 Rebellion.
Penny Dreadful Adventures: Mysteries of London 2: The Mysteries of London (Exposing the Truth) by Ian Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,310. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Alexander MacNeill is in a quandary. In 1845 London, he edits Penny Dreadful’s written by his Uncle, but fears the horrific vampire stories have a major basis in fact. His new sweetheart is inextricably linked to the vampires, he worries for her safety, yet cannot prove his theories. Alexander decides to follow his Uncle on one of his weekends in the country. His life will never be the same again.
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: 59,540. 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.
Aristocrats and Artillery by Andrew Knighton
Series: Epiphany Club. 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.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes and the Fifty Jars of Sand by D G Leigh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,200. 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.
Áine by Tricia Murphy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,810. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Falling in love with his cousin's wife on their wedding day, is the least of Breandán Fitzgerald's problems. He finds himself forced to choose between returning home to rescue his cousin's family from starvation - or walk away from the temptation that seeing Áine Fitzgerald again brings with it. Based on historical fact and inspired by real characters,, the end may surprise, but won't disappoint!
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.