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The Judas Effect: Book #1 Son of a Baron
Series: The Judas Effect ยท 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)
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 Visitor at Anningley Hall (a prequel to M. R. James's 'The Mezzotint')
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
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
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.
Day of Recognition
Price: $3.99 USD. 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. This story can be read for free at Talesfantastic.com
Sing a Mournful Melody (A Gothic Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,780. 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?
The Earl and the Proud Spinster
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!
Mail Order Bride: The Bitter & Godless Widow Goes To The Colorado Rancher (A Victorian Western Romance)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Lisa Castillo-Vargas. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A Victorian era woman is left widowed then taken in by a kindly neighbor for a brief while, but after that she faces the harsh reality of making her own living; except it will be an uphill battle as she decides to move to Colorado and work on her neighbor’s brother-in-laws’s ranch.
Vienna Bonbons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A little history. A little romance. A lot of chocolate. The bittersweet story of enduring friendship, hardships suffered, and love lost and found that plays out against the backdrop of Vienna during the reign of the Emperor Franz Josef I, the Empress Sisi, and the Waltz King Johann Strauss, Jr.
A Family for Christmas
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A childless couple finds the perfect holiday gift--and then must fight to keep them.
The Air That Remains
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Air That Remains is a Gothic horror story about madness, the limits of mankind's understanding and the depths of the ocean. While a standalone work, it's counted as Volume Seven in the Year of the Horse Anthology, a collection of monthly short stories by Timothy J. Meyer, released in 2014.
The Daguerreotype
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hallucination, or reality? A time-travel story... Browsing in an old shop, Professor Harry Inman comes across the image of a famous hotel in Saratoga Springs, NY, taken on a fragile silvered copper plate in 1847, a daguerreotype from the earliest photography. The small framed image becomes an unexpected window into the past, sending him into another time and space.
Dancing in Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The prequel to Eilis Flynn and Heather Hiestand's Wear Black, "Dancing in Red" looks at how assassin Nellie Clifton started life, with plans that go awry.
Grace
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...
Calliope and the Viscount
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Eschewing the rules of stuffy English society, Calliope Bellingham is out to win the right for women to vote, but what she wins is the heart of a friend, nobleman, confidant and lover.
Maddy and the Gambler
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
In Victorian London, a horribly scarred seamstress finds herself gambling on the healing love of a viscount's gadabout son.
Iphigenia and the Showman
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In Victorian London, a beautiful but penniless illusionist finds herself and her dreams at the delicious mercy of an emotionally haunted theater owner.
Sensible Advice
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.
Ghostwriter - Projet Bradbury, #40
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: French. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Quand Katherine, sa mère et ses deux soeurs arrivent au bal que donne le jeune lord Huntchington dans le petit village de Langdon Shores, Angleterre, elles sont émerveillées : il faut dire qu'à la campagne, les occasions de se divertir se font rares. Mais alors que l'orchestre entame un quadrille endiablé et que les pieds des danseurs claquent sur le parquet ciré, Katherine ressent une gêne.