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By Firelight A Guide to Speculative Fiction Before 1900
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
This is a compilation of reviews and short author bios of pre-1900 speculative fiction, such as John Polidori’s “The Vampyre” and Elizabeth Gaskell’s “The Grey Woman.”
By Firelight: A Guide to Speculative Fiction Before 1900 (Text Only Version)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
This is a compilation of reviews and short author bios of pre-1900 speculative fiction, such as John Polidori’s “The Vampyre” and Elizabeth Gaskell’s “The Grey Woman.”
Dark Spirit - Ludwig II the 'Mad' King of Bavaria
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Born into the royal Wittelsbach family of Bavaria, with its legacy of madness, depression and eccentricity, Ludwig II's extravagant and ruinously expensive building projects, coupled with increasingly aberrant behaviour caused the people of his day to wonder. Was Ludwig mad or a genius, or was he a victim of his own government's scheming?
Love for All Seasons: Four Inspirational Historical Romance Novellas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,350. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
If you like the inspirational historical romances of Deanne Gist and Lauraine Snelling, you’ll love USA Today bestselling author Stacy Henrie! With four novellas—one for each season of the year—you’ll find a heartwarming collection of couples from a simpler time in America who discover the redeeming powers of faith and love.
Choices For Jamie
Series: Jamie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,100. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Having finished school, Jamie now needs to occupy his time. However, when the family goes to a performance the Big Top collapses, mayhem ensues. Shipped off to stay with Sarah in Harrogate, he meets a rich society girl, Geraldine, who takes a shine to him. However, he still has feelings for woodland girl, Beth, and then there’s Maisie, whom he wants to take away from her life of drudgery.
Mr. Monfort's Marriage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: Australian English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A marriage of convenience is not always convenient. The woman needs saving, so he'll save her. A marriage of convenience should suit them both. But don't expect him to trust her or love her in spite of those knee-trembling smiles and bright intelligence. Women of the ton are not to be trusted. But Verity certainly is enticing...
Lost Industries of Albany County, New York
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,150. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
From its origins as a fur trading post before the Revolution to its transformation into New York’s capital and the hub of transportation networks, Albany County became one of the earliest and greatest industrial centers of America. Albany’s little-known industrial era, which has largely faded into history, is contained in this one well-illustrated volume for the first time.
Сад Освобождения
Price: Free! Words: 25,500. Language: Russian. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Plays » Asian / Japanese
Драма о взаимоотношениях христиан и буддистов в её бытность английской колонией.
The Seer and the Scholar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
A chance discovery takes anthropologist-turned-novelist Maude Travers through a centuries-old missing person's investigation. Each piece of evidence triggers vivid dreams of the Sloane sisters as they help Buffalo's poorest residents during the cholera epidemic of 1849. A psychic medium and the spirit of a nineteenth century school teacher enable Maude to reconcile the past with the present.
Barn Dance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by eXcessica Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General
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After months of furtive assignations that leave Ash cold and unsatisfied, his lover leaves him for a life of riches and respectability. Angry and heartbroken, Ash has noone to confide in until neighboring farmers Seth and Dougal discover his secret love. In their passionate embraces, Ash learns that love which uses and manipulates is not true love.