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A Merry Requiem, Part I The Gathering Storm
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 118,540. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Paris, 1822. With a new wife and a successful career as a writer, Philippe Etienne seems to have it all. But a series of tragedies puts him in conflict with the King, and he begins to doubt all he has ever believed. With revolution in the air, Philippe must decide, once and for all, which side he is on – and what price he is willing to pay.
The Devil's Grin
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Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Victorian London - a cesspool of crime and disease. Behind the facade of normalcy lurks a network of medical doctors with a monstrous goal… WARNING: This book contains foul language, non-explicit sex, violence, and considerab
Julia Pastrana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Inspired by real life events, Julia Pastrana is the shocking story of a young woman who, because of her physical appearance, is hurled into the circus sideshows of the 1850's. She soon finds herself rescued from this miserable existence by the handsome and charismatic Theodor Lent. Is this her dream come true or the beginning of her worst nightmare?
Old Gatestown Chronicles
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Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novelette comprised of short stories, this sensually-rich collection explores the lives of characters living in a fictional Kentucky town during the 1800s.
Sherlock Holmes and The Mutilated Cattle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes the world's most famous detective, is called upon to investigate the mystery of mutilated cattle. some found in trees. A cattle watchman's strange death is explained, and as a result of Holmes's brilliant investigation the cattle mutilations come to an end, just as he predicted. Written in the authentic Victorian style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, you will enjoy this book.
Quantum of Solstice
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Series: The Londum Series, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
From an Alternate Victorian England called Albion, three spooky short stories set during the Yuletide season, featuring Rufus Cobb, Adele Curran, Jim Darby and Thornton Wells. In these three stories our heroes come face to face with what it means to live ... and to die. The Last Present - A Snowball in Hell’s Chance - Death on the Cards. And a bonus poem - ‘Twas the night before Solstice'.
Amphitrite
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Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Amphitrite 12,000 WORDS (1833 AD) Is (FACTION)FICTION BASED ON FACTS from the published accounts of Pierre Henin, François Herut and English and French newspaper articles in August 1833. The results of the loss of this woman’s Prison Ship changed the penal laws of England, Australia and Ireland. This tragedy has a surprise ending.
The Watch
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Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
After her mother's suicide in 1870, Marie Lancater is sent to live with her aunt and uncle on their Rhode Island estate. Even in mourning she must always remain calm and well-mannered, as her future and marriage prospects would fall to pieces if society believed she was prone to madness like her mother. And she manages well enough – until the strange man begins appearing beneath her window.
Unmasked
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Some curses are secret. But for a woman like Paulette, one glance in the mirror will remind her how monstrous she appears to others. When she stumbles into the netherworld of the Paris Opera House and encounters a man even more deformed, she learns that only he is able to see her for the beauty she is. The frightening bond they forge might prove that some curses—though unbreakable—may be overcome.
Steampunk Rat - A Boston Metaphysical Society Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
All that fifteen year old Jonathan Weldsmore wanted to do was design and build steam ships to sail on the high seas. Treated like a poor relation within his own wealthy family, he had little hope of obtaining the future he desperately wanted. That is until he rescued and transformed an injured rat into the mechanism of not only his salvation, but his family’s as well. A YA Steampunk novella.