Books tagged: class conflict

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Cold April
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by Camel Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Englishwoman Elizabeth Shallcross has big plans for her future, and they do not include remaining a lowly governess. First she has one last obligation to fulfill; she must accompany a dashing American widower and care for his child on a luxurious voyage to America. Their ship? The Titanic. On this fateful trip two men vie for her attention. But when the ship hits an iceberg, who will survive?
To Love an Irishman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,100. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1823, Aveline Peyton has the choice of staying single & inheriting only a small farm in Ireland or getting married & inheriting all her father’s wealth. She heads for Ireland and runs afoul of her father’s farm manager, Ciaran O'Devlin. Confused and angered by strange visions and her growing attraction for Ciaran, Aveline is determined to make the farm proper despite the insufferable Irishman.
Green, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00)
An off-world trader and a green civil rights activist walk into a trendy restaurant on a desert planet... This unusual and provocative short story by Sara Zaske was shortlisted for The Reader's 2012 Short Story competition.
The Lament of the Dhobi Woman
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
The infant daughter of wealthy Colombo socialites, Cat feels unloved and unwanted by her parents. Her nanny Seelawathie becomes the focus of her fierce attachment – friend, confidante, mother figure and only refuge. Seelawathie, young, beautiful and vulnerable, meets Cat’s uncle Rick and finds that love, like everything else in her life doesn’t come easy.
Special Treatment & Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Mark Swain describes these 12 short stories as: short excursions into the lives of others. It is the characters we are drawn to: A divorcee hairdresser doting on her son. A resentful victim of a construction-site accident. An elderly man victimised by political activists. A boy’s summer job – lovers; adventurers; workers; travellers; prisoners – they all open their lives to us, their secrets.
The Spa Murders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective Bricker, yearning for his former life with ex-wife and teenage daughter, has shut himself away from possible romance. But meeting pretty Fern Nichols and her charming little boy during the investigation of the spa murders just may change all that…if he can only look to the future instead of dwelling on his past. Meantime, there are murders to solve.
Safe Haven (Edition 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00)
Sworn to protect her sister from an unjust law in steam-driven Victorian England, Lily’s wayward heart settles on the one man she cannot have: a police officer. A sweet romance set in an alternate Victorian England 2nd Edition Available.
Secrets (The Steamship Chronicles, Book One)
Series: The Steamship Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A Victorian Era steampunk adventure with steam, sail, and troublemaking sentient machines. Join Samantha Crill, a Natural able to transform machinery, and Nathaniel Bowden, nobleman turned cabin boy, in their harrowing adventures as they try to find a balance between his ambitions, her talents, and the fears of those around her.
Threats (The Steamship Chronicles, Book Two)
Series: The Steamship Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A cabin boy with aspirations for a captaincy of his own and a Natural who can bend the aether to her will and transform machinery struggle to survive and succeed as they cross the Atlantic in the weakest of the British merchant steam-sail hybrids in this Victorian Era steampunk adventure. This is the second in a tightly knit series.
Safe Haven: A Steampunk Romance
Series: The Steamship Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sworn to protect her sister from unjust laws in steam-driven Victorian England, Lily’s wayward heart settles on the one man she cannot have: a police officer. Safe Haven is a sweet romance focusing on a complicated courtship in a time of social conflict and change.