Books tagged: victorian

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The Darkwood Mysteries: The Posthumous Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. The Posthumous Child: Darkwood receives messages from the other side whilst the family of a country estate experience a ghostly tormentor. What secret haunts Cecil House?
The Lady Always Wins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Simon Davenant has waited seven years for a second chance with his childhood sweetheart and best friend. He'll do anything he can to secure her hand in marriage--even if it means losing her heart for good. The Lady Always Wins is a short story of 18,500 words (about 60 print pages). It was previously published in the anthology "Three Weddings and a Murder."
The Quickening: A Ghost Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,090. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A strange force awakens in an abandoned house. A young girl is struck mute. A grieving woman is haunted by a spectral presence, and a scientist finds his scepticism being challenged by inexplicable events. A psychological ghost story set in the Victorian Age, "The Quickening" explores the contrast between perception and truth, faith and reason, and history and modernity.
Divinest Sense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
To save his wife from madness, Victor swears he would do anything. Might the price end up being too high? In this thrilling tale of gothic suspense, C. C. Blake explores madness, the macabre, and strange science in his most provocative tale yet.
A Parliament of Crows
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Three women in black. Always in mourning clothes--secretive, devious and deadly--they might at first appear to be long lost members of the Addams Family or characters drawn by Edward Gorey, but the women in this novel are inspired by three sisters from history who were anything but humorous. The story of their lives and their crimes is the very definition of Southern Gothic.
A Dilemma For Jamie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Tillie's twins are now 15 months old, and talk of Jamie going to boarding school sends her into a battle of wits with David. Jamie has his own concerns, but all that is forgotten when, David is involved in a serious accident, and one of the twins goes missing. They have to face their fears and deal with one tragedy after another. But can they succeed in persuading David to change his mind?
TOURMENTIN (A Gothic Love Story) Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Emile and Serafine loved at first sight; after marrying they believed in their fairytale ending. But fate and darkness from Emile’s past separate the lovers, with Emile being trapped in an alternate time
Philomena Sparks and The Curse of the Big Ben
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
- Global Ebook Awards - Gold Medal (2014) - London Book Festival - Honorable Mention (2013) - Sharp Writ Book Awards - 2nd Runner-Up, Sci-Fi / Fantasy (2013)
The Body
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A long-suffering, social-climbing son deals with more than the usual embarrassment of misbehaving parents, hoping to find acceptability in the certainty of their demise. If some things would just stay buried... “The Body” is a short, speculative fiction, and is also available in the collection "Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
The Truth of the Matter
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The world has gone mad, and it has taken Sebring Campbell with it. Sebring is a reasonable man, an agent of Justice, a product of nineteenth-century rational thought. But there is a monster on the loose, a criminal turned demon stripping Sebring's life away, one love at a time. The monster Rothers leads Sebring on a chase of blood and shadow, a chase that can only end in the noose or in Hell.