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Luftigel and Doppelgänger
Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In this fifth volume of the Magnetron Chronicles series, Magnetron’s mysterious disappearance in 1901 is revealed, as are his romantic interests. Having journeyed to Berlin, the Hogalum Society members seek to clear their names and hunt down Eldridge Compost before he can do more harm. In so doing, they will be drawn into Compost’s schemes, culminating in a battle to the death over German skies.
Challenging Abigail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Peter Marquart, former assassin for the crown, is tired of watching his back and just wants the world to go away and leave him alone . Until he meets Abigail. Thirty four year old geeks have no business starting over in the nineteenth century. That's what Abigail was explaining to fate when a blue eyed stranger interrupts her tirade and mistakes her for someone's mistress.
Bushfire Death Trap - The Eltham Gateway
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Reference
Written by Tim Malseed and bushfire expert David Packham, the Paper warns of the risk of extreme bushfire to fellow residents trapped by the Yarra River. The Paper contains 12 recommendations about how the Victorian Government can mitigate that risk. www.theelthamgateway.com for the pdf version. The recommendations are heavy on Government leadership, and light on taxpayer funds.
Seduced at Sunset
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Sometimes the matchmaker finds a love of her own...
The Darkwood Mysteries (3): The Luminous Marks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
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Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to mysterious fates of her parents in short tales of horror and adventure. The Luminous Marks: Glowing marks are left at the sites of petty thefts. What are they for? Darkwood and Hobbs search out the meaning of the marks in London's fog shrouded night.
An Automated Death (STEAMPUNK)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A young boy's spirit possesses an automaton he and his father are building to offer his grief stricken parent comforting messages. When the man who killed him becomes obsessed with the machine, he and the boy’s father are set on a collision course guaranteed to cause tragedy.
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.
The Body
Price: $0.99 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."
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)
A Dilemma For Jamie
Series: 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?