Books tagged: 1800s

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Going Where the Wind Blows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rita Mae came to San Francisco in the late 1800s with her man to find a better life, never mind the fact that said new life involved plans to rob a few banks. When Bill is murdered, Rita Mae starts turning tricks while she tries to find the killer and, even more importantly, the bankroll. When her new job results in another murder, Rita Mae discovers her problems are only just beginning.
Poor Prospects
Price: $1.11 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A thousand miles from home and with nothing better on the horizon, all Steven wanted was a small strike in the California gold fields. The gold he found in the coastal swamp wasn't what he had in mind, and the price turned out higher than he could pay.
The Chain of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Based on the diary of Major William Hawthorne, a young veteran of the Napoleonic Wars who is sent to the Cape of Good Hope to manage the security of a mysterious VIP. Amazed at the man's true identity, his plan to protect him from assassins leads to a surprising ending and changes William's life forever.
A Girl Called Foote
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Set in England in the 1800s, this is the coming-of-age story of two remarkable people leading very different lives. Misfortune requires the very clever Lydia to seek work as a maid. From the moment mischievous Sir Jonathan catches her reading books she is supposed to be dusting, he is intrigued. Thus begins a clandestine relationship that is, for both of them, amusing, confusing and enlightening.
Mount II: The Next Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,100. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Everyone’s favorite mountain man returns! The year is 1843. On his way to Fall Rendezvous, Mount meets up with his old friend Patch, along with Sunshine, Patch’s traveling companion. What starts out as an expedition for fun, soon turns to an epic struggle for survival amid the dramatic and exciting Western wilds. The biggest escapade for Mount lies ahead in Oregon City...
Bluestockings Beware: Cultural Backlash and the Reconfiguration of the Witch in Popular Nineteenth-Century Literature. Femspec Issue 6.2, 2005
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Literature
The author “decided to view four nineteenth century short stories that reflect this cultural linkage through the looking glass of narratives of American witch-hunting, Puritan theology, and the history of women’s changing roles in mid-nineteenth century America."
Darwin: Origin of a Cookbook
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy
A 24-page comic involving Darwin, talking tortoises, and culinary exploration.
Lady Elizabeth: Everything Will Change Book One
Series: Pride and Prejudice Everything Will Change. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
During his stay at Netherfield Park, Darcy learns of a tragedy that befell the Bennets, a family from a neighboring estate, over a decade prior. One of the Bennet daughters vanished in broad daylight from the streets of Lambton.Will Darcy unravel the mystery behind the disappearance of the second-born Bennet daughter? What if it means losing the one woman who has captured his heart?
The Forgotten Sister: A Sequel to Pride and Prejudice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Regency
In The Forgotten Sister, the drawing rooms of the Regency era are opened for us to view the world where Jane Austen left off when she wrote Pride and Prejudice. This novel is about Mary Bennet, the plain middle daughter, as she compares herself to her beautiful sisters, tries to get her father to notice her, falls in love, becomes a writer, and ultimately a champion for those less fortunate.
The Christmas Lights
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
What if someone told you Christmas lights were really for a miracle, for love, to light a boy’s way home?