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Gaslight
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Price: Free! Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It's London, 1920. Newly demobilized soldiers have flooded the capital's streets but an ungrateful country isn't ready for them. Harry Costello has returned from the horrors of the Somme to no job, no money and no prospects. Desperate times demand desperate measures and when an opportunity to burgle a house presents itself, Harry seizes the chance. But things don't go quite to plan...
A Stone's Throw
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Simona is a successful Minneapolis painter. Being at a pivotal moment on her artistic path, it's a bad time to find out she's pregnant. Gemma, a London homemaker, is desperate for the baby she can't have. Then there's Peter, the man they both love, and the magic their passions release. Art. Love. Magic.
More Than a Couple of Camels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
The year is 1818 and Miss Baxter is a twenty-six-year old spinster in London, England. For some unfathomable reason, she seems to attract the wrong type of man through no fault of her own. Her trip to the museum is about to set her on an unexpected course when she enters one of its rooms by mistake. A short, fast-paced tale of how love triumphs.
Cant - A Gentleman's Guide to the Language of Rogues in Georgian London
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Visiting the Underworld of Georgian London but not sure how to blend in? Can't tell a clapperdogeon from a running smobbler? You need this book. This fascinating guide will teach you all you need to know about the vocabulary of the Rogues of Georgian London and how to function in society at the lowest level.
Terrible Lies
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Series: Thirty Seconds To Die, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Terrible Lies, author S.G. Holster’s second book of the Thirty Seconds to Die series, is an exciting journey with twists, heartbreak, romance and sacrifice.
Liquid
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Price: $3.31 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: British English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
In the spirit of a '65 Dylan & a '73 Rimbaud, L. J. Keys' 'Liquid' is a treatise concerning Noughties London, the Hardcore Continuum, and music as a means to see the all-encompassing matrix we find ourselves in. View the prism of UK Kulture through the eyes of one born in a dancehall.
Katie and Mystery of Shakespeare's Ghost
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Series: Katie Carter Mystery, Book 15. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,690. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Barkley Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
On a trip to London, England, Katie and Derek visit a local theatre to see a Shakespearean play. But the show is interrupted by the appearance of a ghost claiming to be the spirit of William Shakespeare himself! Katie investigates, with the help of a new British friend, and learns that everything isn't as it should be at the Little London Theatre.
The Daemon Device: Aetheric Artifacts, Book Two
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Wendy Callahan. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Saving the world from power-obsessed madmen is all in a day’s work for half-daemon artifact hunter Demetra Ashdown. It’s her potential mother-in-law who proves most vexing.
An Earl from India
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Series: Regencies, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,280. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
A new Regency. How can a disgraced Earl make the most of his return from exile, especially when he is impersonating his half-brother, the real Earl? Silas expects to find a flourishing estate and marry an heiress, but Fanny, the heiress he meets on the homeward-bound ship, dislikes him. Then he meets his family, cousins Lucien and Amanda. and Aunt Charlotte, and finds his inheritance worthless.
Spenser and Travis McGee: The Trafalgar Square Bomber
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two great American fictional characters, Spenser and Travis McGee literally bump into each other coming out of a hotel in central London, moments from the famed Trafalgar Square. They are both travelling alone, both semi-retired and pushing 70. Upon their chance meeting they walk to a pub for an adult beverage where they gradually reveal their stories to each other. Terror ensues.