Books tagged: victorian

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The Evil that Befell Sampson
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eliza D Braun is a young field agent in the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences (South Pacific Branch) when she is asked by New Zealand's preeminent suffragist to investigate some strange goings within the organisation. She cannot possibly imagination that this little case will alter her entire life and thrust her into a world barely prepared for her.
Miss Penelope's Letters
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The letters arrive unsigned. The writer demands that Penelope meet him in one of London’s most ill-reputed and darkest streets. When she dares to keep the assignations, she encounters a man in a black mask who leaves her breathless from his stolen kiss. Yet he claims the reason for their surreptitious tryst is an honorable one. Should she believe him? Can he be trusted? Audio version available
A Clockwork Fairytale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,420. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
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Melba was raised as a boy to pick pockets and run messages in the poor outer circles of Royal Malverne Isle. When Master Turk, a young spymaster, accepts her pledge to join his gang, she can't wait to become a spy. Turk fascinates her, but he is not who he seems. His plans make her the target of foul magic and threaten to tear them apart, just as they discover what it means to fall in love.
Secret Valentine & Stealing Sterling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Two stories in one SECRET VALENTINE He wants to solve his problem with marriage. She says no. When he attempts to seduces her with valentines, little does he suspect he's giving more than a paper heart, his giving own. STEALING STERLING What could be worse than proposing to the wrong sister? Or wanting to steal your sister's fiance? Letting the perfect mate slip through your fingers.
Spectacular Moments of Wonder with Dr. Monocle: That Certain Gentleman
You set the price! Words: 126,220. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A fantastical steampunk adventure which follows Dr. Monocle on a quest to find an ancient relic before it is lost to time.
The Light Rises
Series: The Sealed Light Trilogy, Book 1 ยท War of Order and Chaos, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,770. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » General
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**New Edition Available now!** On a warm August night in London 1890, a man holds his hand up to the sky and creates a blizzard. Now signs of the end times are everywhere, the Horsemen are taking the stage, and the Harlot Queen rides her Beast through London to fill the ranks of hell’s army. In the end it will be up to the strength of few to try and prove that humanity has a right to exist.
Queen Victoria's policing Guide 1899 - Victorian & Edwardian Manchester
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » History » Family history
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This is a fascinating Victorian Bobby's Bible - unearthed quite by accident from the archives of my great grandfather - James Wood’s - a former Royal Protection Officer from personal effects, diaries and records, which had lain hidden and unseen for over 100 years. It is a rare and valued policing guide authorised by Queen Victoria.
Saratoga Sunrise
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,350. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
When Sara Peterson and Jack Wheeler meet at Saratoga Springs, sparks fly between the young miss who’s engaged to someone else and Jack, who is using Sara to get her father to exonerate his. In the heyday of “The Springs”, Sara and Jack overcome everything to forge a love that will surpass all odds. This book is appropriate for young adults and beginning adult readers.
Never According to Plan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Never According to Plan is a brilliant and unconventional early Victorian mystery-adventure which dwells on the exploitations that occur when the foolish are introduced to the darker corners of society. When the naiveté of a professional scoundrel leads him to take on a job that could cost him his freedom-or his life-his latest victim must come to his aid-if she can set aside her hatred of him.
Crime and Punishment in Victorian Edinburgh
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
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A selection of true crimes, punishments and court cases from Edinburgh in the Victorian era, giving a mixture of humorous, harrowing and strange accounts of Victorian crime in this city.