Books tagged: edwardian era

The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult Content" button above to change your filtering option.

Found 12 results

Murder most Malicious - A Mancini Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,960. Language: Australian English. Published: July 1, 2017 by Elizabeth Pulford. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the discovery of a dead body in the Winter Garden Glasshouse in the Botanical Gardens, the newly arrived detective in the city enlists the help of the man who found the corpse, Mr Mancini. Together, and not always amicably, they piece together who the woman was; how she was murdered and lastly by whom and why. An intriguing tale set in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1909.
The Beauty Doctor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,100. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by Belle Epoque Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A young woman of the Edwardian era finds her desire to become a doctor thwarted by guilt, passion, and an insidious brand of evil in this thought-provoking and suspenseful historical novel that examines timeless themes of beauty, power, and what it truly means to be human.
The Price of Passion
Series: The Legacy Series, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,910. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016 by Holland & Eyre Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
The Legacy Series family saga concludes with Book 4. Each character has paid the price for innocence, deception, and love—now passion tempts its characters.
Gladys Cooper English Actress
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
Gladys Coopers' career spanned more than seven decades, involving her in stage productions, films and television. An outdoors type she enjoyed rowing and golf among other sports endeavors. Her sister Doris appeared with Gladys in Excelsior in the role of a maid. Cooper appeared in five films that were nominated for Best Picture. Among these were "Rebecca" (1940) and "My Fair Lady" (1964).
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,830. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909 collects 40 pieces published during the middle phase of Conan Doyle’s life. Some were written by schoolboys, reporters,doctors, and other amateurs, but many professional writers turned out stories, such as “Banjo” Paterson, Max Beerbohm, Lincoln Steffens, Jacques Futrelle, Maurice Leblanc, and “Charlie Chan” creator Earl Derr Biggers.
The Mattherhill Pirates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: Australian English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » General
Nick's aunt has gone missing, leaving few clues to point the way. With a makeshift crew comprised of mercenaries, an ex-pirate, and a war veteran with a missing arm, it's up to Nick to brave pirates and intrigue to bring her back to civilization. Set against a backdrop of Edwardian Steampunk, The Mattherhill Pirates is part adventure and part mystery, all wrapped up in piracy and politics.
The Price of Love
Series: The Legacy Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Holland & Eyre Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
The Legacy Series family saga continues into the Edwardian era. Each character has paid the price for innocence and deception. Now discover the price paid for love.
Swallowcliffe Hall 1893: Eugenie's Story
Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
For ‘Downton Abbey’ fans: a new title in the popular Swallowcliffe Hall series! Here is the journal of Eugenie Vye: the prettiest debutante of the 1890 season – yet somehow three years later, still unmarried. Eugenie must find a husband before the season's out or be packed off to India. Told in her own inimitable style, this is an account of one unconventional Edwardian girl's search for love.
The Time Travel Journals: Shipbuilder
Series: The Time Travel Journals, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,230. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
(4.86)
In the early twentieth century, Thomas Andrews is building the most beautiful ship in the world. On her maiden voyage, she hits an iceberg and sinks to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean. When a time travel accident sends two people from the twenty-first century back to 1906, Tom is given an opportunity unlike any other: build his ship so she can survive, and save 1500 lives. Including his own.
Rosedale In Love: The House of Mirth Revisited
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,930. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1905 New York, Jewish financier Simon Rosedale plans to force his way into high society through marriage. But will Lily Bart, the impoverished society beauty he has his eye on, lower herself to marry a Jew? Written in a period voice, Rosedale in Love audaciously revisions Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth, offering readers a timeless American story of greed, envy, scandal, love and revenge.