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Division of the Marked
Series: The Marked, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,420. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Every year, 50 children are marked. They join a superhuman society of scholars and martial artists. But this year, only 49 are found. As time passes, more and more children disappear. Yarrow and Bray meet upon their marking and feel uniquely connected. However, a decade long separation renders them rivals. Can they overcome their differences to unravel the mystery that threatens their kind?
The Coffin Maker's Daughters - Blind Bargain
Series: The Coffin Maker's Daughters, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 142,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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A novel set in Victorian England. When Lily Spencer, naive and vulnerable, marries Charles Nightingale they strike a Blind Bargain for neither knows much about the other. But Lily discovers a dark secret that Charles has kept hidden.Lily struggles to rise above the pain of delusion and cope with a life devoid of physical love. A story of intrigue, misunderstandings, love, hate and revenge.
A Magpie Mourning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Portraying Sussex life at the end of the nineteenth century, this is a story of conflicts within a family, of injustice, misunderstandings and hidden passions, distrust and disappointments, and how that family is perceived by the villagers based on half truths and gossip.
With a Whip and a Chair
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 278,200. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Rory Tremane, a child of the Raj, a man of the Empire. The epitome of English manhood. Showman extraordinaire, the greatest lion tamer the world has ever seen. This is the public face of a Victorian hero. Now, in his own words, the even more fantastic story of his incredible life. from his early school days to his triumphs on the field of battle.
The Awakening of Adam Capello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,340. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Adventure » General
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In the near future, a process called Awakening enables anyone to regain lost knowledge and experiences through past life regression, but at what price? What happens when you open up the Pandora's box of your past? Memories of loves lost, murders committed and madness endured to name but a few. Adam's journey covers thousands of years but ultimately affects our future and the world around us.
Smoke and Fears
Series: Smoke and..., Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Marsden cannot remember his real name, nor how he came to be a valet for the schoolboy son of a powerful magician. Phantom wisps of incense and narrow glimpses of memory are all he has, until he chances upon a family secret which only compounds intrigue. What might his young master Abel know of his amnesia? What binds him to the Wensleys? And why does he, a simple valet, know fragments of magic?
Playing With Fire (Book 2 of the Freak House Trilogy)
Series: The 1st Freak House, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Hannah Smith thinks she's safe now that Reuben Tate is set to face trial. But when an unusual creature is let loose on the Freak House estate, everybody is in danger, including Jack. To hunt it down, the household must take risks, but the greatest risk is to Hannah's heart. She's in danger of falling deeply in love with Jack, a man whose very touch can kill her.
The Glass Galleon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A blimp flies silently over the London rooftops hidden by a thick fog. The mission for the soldiers it carries is to steal Her Majesty’s stealth ship, codenamed The Glass Galleon. The final pieces of the plan to destroy the British Empire are moving into place. The architect of this dastardly plot is the mysterious Olivia. But why does she also need to kidnap the daughter of a minor civil servant?
Pembroke Palace Collection
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,640. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Enjoy three passionate tales of historical romance in this delightful boxed set collection from USA Today bestselling author Julianne MacLean. Includes MARRIED BY MIDNIGHT, A KISS BEFORE THE WEDDING, SEDUCED AT SUNSET
The Murder Of Mary Rogers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » History » North America
I have used United States Census records from the 19th century along with business directories, i.e. Doggett's Business Directory of New York City, to add some light on a murder that occurred in Hoboken, New Jersey on July 25th, 1841. Specifically, the text of my ebook examines what can be learned about Mary Rogers, her family, as well as the men who may have been associated with her brutal death.