Books tagged: victorian

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The Agitated Elocutionist: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When Mrs. Arbuthnot, the Agitated Elocutionist of Fall River, reports the disappearance of her coveted Star of Swansea, Lizzie Borden the Girl Detective enters into a maze of secrets, lies and tongue twisters. Together with her loyal cousin Sarah Borden, Lizzie explores Victorian New England's dark side. You have met Lizzie Borden before, but never like this!
The Forlorn Maggie: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When Fiona Conway, the Forlorn Maggie, seeks revenge against Fleet Footed Fleet, the savage mastermind of the B.M.C. Durfee Mutiny, Lizzie Borden must summon all of her courage and confront her own dark secret. Together with her pinchfisted father Andrew Borden, Lizzie explores Victorian New England's dark side. You have met Lizzie Borden before, but never like this!
History and Mystery, Oh My!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Mystery and Horror, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Step back in time with History and Mystery, Oh My! All the stories in this anthology are set at least fifty years before publication. Find out why Caruso's tailor could never claim the famous tenor as a client. Walk with Caravaggio under the dome of Santa Maria del Popolo. Learn why Flash Gordon stopped filming.Turn a page and lose yourself in Victorian London, or tangle with WWII spies.
An Account of a Curious Encounter: A Professor Arnustace Steampunk Mystery
Series: Professor Arnustace. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Story 1 of the Arnustace steampunk mysteries: 1916 ... When a pod of killer whales washes up dead on the Whitby shore, what else can the local constabulary do but call for the eccentric Professor Arnustace, owner of 5 degrees and a mechanically-augmented talking cat?
His Wicked Sins
Series: Dark Gothic. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,900. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Determined to help her impoverished family, Elizabeth Canham accepts a position at an isolated girl's school where she encounters mysterious widower Griffin Fairfax, a man who both frightens and fascinates her. Shrouded in secrets, Griffin is tied to recent murders near the school. Beth must decide if she dares love him, or if he is a charming, seductive killer stealing women’s hearts…and lives.
Ghosts of Tsavo
Series: Society for Paranormals. Price: Free! Words: 56,460. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Armed with Victorian etiquette, a fully loaded walking stick and a dead husband, Beatrice Knight arrives in colonial Kenya desperate for a pot of tea. But she’ll need more than that to unravel the mystery of the Ghosts of Tsavo without being eaten in the process. All this while surviving the machinations of her best friend’s dashing godfather. What is a ghost-chasing widow to do?
The Purloined Curio: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When Elizabeth Wingate, a fraudulent spiritualist, comes to Fall River to exploit the grief of a bereaved widow, Lizzie Borden the Girl Detective joins forces with her cousin Sarah Borden and Homer Thesinger the Boy Inventor to protect the widow and expose a dark secret. The Purloined Curio is the third mystery in the Lizzie Borden Girl Detective Mini-Mystery series.
Folio 2: Gunpowder and Lights
Series: The Steampunk Serials. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Elliot and Vivian race to fulfill their wonderous apprenticeship to Professor van Muren, and take the space-time machine, METIS, to a new continent in order to aid Martha Coston. Despite the few troubles this new apprenticeship causes at home, it still offers the twins an incredible new insight into the new science and technology developing in the world all around them.
Folio 3: Ready, Set, Capture
Series: The Steampunk Serials. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Your smartphone, your digital camera, your friend and their professional DSLR – ever wonder how it all started? Follow Vivian and Elliot as they travel back in time in their Victorian space-time machine to meet one of the fathers of photography: Mr. Fox-Talbot. England and its mysteries await you in this next folio of the Steampunk Serials.
Folio 1: Watched Time
Series: The Steampunk Serials. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Vivian St. Clair and her twin brother Elliot must traverse 19th century London to help an obscure inventor, in a slew of unbelievable adventures as they discover the innermost secrets of their world.