Books tagged: gilded age

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The Phantom's Apprentice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Christine Daaé faces an impossible choice: be a star at the Paris opera as Papa always wanted, or follow her dream—to become a master of illusions. First, she must steal the secrets of the enigmatic master who haunts her, survive a world of treachery and murder, and embrace the uncertain promise of love. To succeed, she will risk her life in the grandest illusion of all.
Crown of Beauty
Series: Cliff Walk Courtships. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,900. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Catherine is rich and sheltered, with an eye for books rather than boys. Will has been misbehaving since the loss of his family's fortune and his father's suicide. When the two meet unexpectedly, will his secrets ruin the love that grows between them?
Time For a Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
An escapee sets out to avenge the time he spent in prison, by killing the man who put him there. Bounty Hunter Clint Boyd is that man. Severely wounded, Clint is taken by his longtime friend and fellow bounty hunter – Grizzly, to the local doctor and veterinarian who does his best to fix him up.
The Boolean Gate (Dead Romantics)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mark Twain versus the Singularity! The elderly, disillusioned Sam Clemens discovers that his friend, the brilliant scientist Nikola Tesla, may be transmitting the discoveries of a malevolent entity from beyond the Earth. Mark Twain could save the world, but Sam Clemens must decide whether the human race is worth saving.
Hotel Windsor Fire Fifth Avenue, New York City March 17, 1899
Price: $3.05 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
The Windsor Hotel was a fixture on Fifth Avenue in the late 19th century. John D. Rockefeller, authors Matthew Arnold and Oscar Wilde and foreign dignitaries stayed there regularly. My e-book looks at the day of the fire and recounts eyewitness accounts of events. It is likely that the inferno began on the first floor. A stray match or a blaze that began in the kitchen may have been responsible.
A Blazing Gilded Age
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,440. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
A searing family saga about a poor coal-mining family's struggles amid an era burning with ambition, yet bleeding with injustice. Features iconic figures like Teddy Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan, Mark Twain, Nikola Tesla, four presidents and more, painting a vivid canvas of the strengths and weaknesses of 19th century America.
Throne of Grace
Series: Cliff Walk Courtships. Price: Free! Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
Arthur Davenport has it all: looks, money, and a successful future planned by his parents. He knows that something is missing, but when he and Josie, his mother's maid, develop a friendship that can only be based on Christian values, he realizes that his love for her is the key to his happiness. Can he convince her that he would gladly give up his life of luxury for a life of service with her?
End of the Engagement
Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A prequel short story to the Miss Pierce's Protegees series, set thirty years before. Contains a secret engagement -- and betrayal!
By The Sea, Book Two: Amanda
Series: BY THE SEA, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Marrying American money to an English title is a tradition of its own; but Amanda Fain, a brash heiress with money to burn, has a fondness for Bolsheviks and bootleg liquor that makes her an unlikely match for the reluctant, ironic, and impoverished English aristocrat Geoffrey Seton, who has been ordered to America to find someone who can pay the bills for the family estate back home.
By The Sea, Book One: Tess
Series: BY THE SEA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,970. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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BY THE SEA is a four-book series that sweeps from the Gilded Age through the Roaring Twenties and then to the Great Depression, culminating a century later in Newport, RI, wealthy and alluring "City by the Sea." Book One is the tale of Tess Moran, a beautiful Irish housemaid in one of the Newport mansions who makes a dark bargain with a man of commanding wealth and falls in love in the bargain.