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The Mistress Enchants Her Marquis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,510. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Highly anticipated second book in Christina McKnight's Craven House Series! COURTSHIP WAS NEVER SO SCANDALOUS
Shark Alley: The Memoirs of a Penny-a-Liner
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 202,670. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Jack Vincent used to be somebody; now the only job he can get is on the HMS Birkenhead, the Victorian Titanic. Lost for over a century, Jack’s memoirs offer a history of the English novel that they don’t teach you in school, from his apprenticeship with the original Bill and Nancy to the boudoirs and brothels of Victorian London, while all the time his ship draws ever closer to Shark Alley…
Prisons and Punishments of London
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There has never been a city with more prisons than London, and probably none whose courts have sent so many to public torment and execution. Prisons and Punishments of London is the first full survey of London's many prisons through the ages -- from the Tower to Pentonville -- and of the punishments meted out to felons.
Dangerous Skies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016 by Claret. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A children's thriller, based on the author's own experiences growing up during the Blitz, shows the terrors of the Blitz and how war brings out both the best and the worst in adults and children alike. Appropriate for schools and Keystage 2.
How Smoke Delivered A Christmas Present
Series: Smoke. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
London, England. 1840. The former chimney sweep Caroline, a.k.a. the infamous Smoke, is trying to rescue homeless orphans from the streets. Three of her orphans have found a home with a wealthy mill-owner and his wife. The first night, all seems fine--but then the orphans disappear. Caroline breaks into the house, fearing the worst...
Swann Dives In
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,290. Language: American English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
SWANN DIVES IN, a Henry Swann mystery by Charles Salzberg. 2nd in series. “[A] well-paced literary mystery. Salzberg’s soft-boiled touch makes this clever bibliophile case a fun read, particularly with its abundant literary references.” — Library Journal
Diary Of A Time Traveller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
I shan't be ten minutes. Mind the T-Rex. The strange case of Dr James Mist who possesses a key that makes time travel possible leaving him a target of the Nazis in prewar London and post-war rock 'n roll and with one peculiar side effect, a melancholy of Christmas.
Big Bona Ogles, Boy!
Series: Send for Octavius Guy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Octavius Guy and the Case of the Mendacious Medium. Join Gooseberry, the Victorian boy detective, in the lead-up to Christmas as he and his ragtag bunch of friends investigate a shadowy spiritualist medium recently arrived from Boston, Massachusetts, only to discover that somebody desperately wants her dead.
With A Bullet
Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Today, Terry Earle is sought after around the world as a music producer. All the new stars want some of his magic. All the established acts acknowledge his part in their success. Film directors, politicians, sports stars and musicians are his friends. His parties are the stuff of legends. But it wasn't always this way. One dark London night changed his life in a heartbeat. This is his story.
Fisticuffs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,660. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Inheriting nothing but substantial debt from their inept father the Godhold siblings are forced to flee London and the debt collectors to hide out in the country. Along the way they resort to whatever they must to survive while the debt collectors and an inspector from London attempt to track down the countryside bandits.