Books tagged: turn of the century

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The Willfully Wedded Virgin
Series: Beyond Fairytales. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Some things were buried and forgotten for a reason... Elizabeth Dodge, a proper turn of the century lady, is about to meet the man of her dreams, FBI Agent William Davidson. Little does she know he’s from the future, and trying to solve the mystery of the disappearance of the Peruvian expeditionary party she belonged to, but more importantly, who killed them all, including Elizabeth.
A Christmas With The Dodger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,790. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Golbin Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Reg Dawkins, adopted son of the infamous Artful Dodger, is facing a lifetime dilemma. He is hurled into one situation after another where he has to choose which side he is on and with the dawn of a new century before him and dangerous villains chasing behind, Reg goes to the one person he can trust for advice... Jack Dawkins, The Artful Dodger himself.
A Door Just Opened
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Thirteen-year-old Anna’s passionate dream is to go to high school, the first girl from her tiny farm community back in 1910 to do so. She is determined not to stay at home like her older sister, Mary Ellen, helping their mother and waiting to marry a local farmer. But there is no money to send her to River Heights, seven miles away, and anyway, her mother needs her.
Perfection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Will living in a “perfect” bubble lead the Wakefield escapees to lose touch with reality?
New Century, New Team: The 1901 Boston Americans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
They weren't the Red Sox yet in 1901. This volume represents the collective work of more than 25 members of SABR, offering individual biographies of the 1901 Boston Americans, the players, team owner Charles Somers, league founder Ban Johnson, and two of the team's most noted fans: Hi Hi Dixwell and Nuf Ced McGreevy. There is also a "biography" of the Huntington Avenue Grounds ballpark.
Lillian Holmes and the Leaping Man
Series: Lillian Holmes, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Historical
At the cusp of the twentieth century, an heiress turned detective enters a world of deception and danger and must learn to trust her nemesis with both her life and her love.
The Lady Hypnotist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the late 1880s, Professor Simone Joubert, hypnotist and clairvoyant, plays to astonished crowds in opera houses, auditoriums and theaters throughout New York and New England. On stage, in the land of make-believe, Simone is completely at home, completely at ease. She controls her universe.
The Altar of Yunnuth (expurgated edition)
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
There is more to an ancient Mesopotamian urn than three New England scholars expect. Warning: this story contains graphic violence.
Somebody
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 250,950. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Cordelia, born on the first day of the new century, inherits her mother's dreams of becoming "Somebody." Marrying at 17, has twins, becomes a star in silent movies, then television. During her passionate second marriage to a renown, right-wing, serially unfaithful newspaper publisher, she mends her broken heart --as a congresswoman, fights for liberal causes with the help of her two lovers.
OLYMPIAD V The Fantastically True Story of the 1912 United States Olympic Team
Price: Free! Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Screenplays » History
New York, 1912. Two months to the day after the sinking of the Titanic, a young boy and his dog stowaway on the SS Finland, chartered transport for the 1912 United States Olympic team to Stockholm, Sweden. Elected mascot of the team by the athletes, 16 year old Harry Naughton narrates the competition, conflicts and friendships that manifest during the Atlantic crossing and the games of OLYMPIAD V