Books tagged: victorian

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The Incredible Adventure of Fingers and Boston
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A steampunk street urchin discovers a stray dog with a weirdly shaped tag hanging from its collar. As he tries to discover the meaning of the dog tag, a thrilling adventure results.
Gobbler and the Mirror
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
Gobbler lived on the streets of New Babbage, stealing food to survive. His life changed dramatically when he accidentally discovered the secret of a new glass invention.
Fingers and the Pocket Watch
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
A street urchin steals a pocket watch from a steampunk inventor. On discovering that it is a portable time machine, he tries to use it to make sense of his tragic past.
Fingers and the Dream Thief
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A wealthy photographer finances the local orphanage but abuses his generosity, by stealing the children’s dreams. It is left to a street urchin to turn the tables and teach him a lesson that he will never forget.
A Clean Sweep
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » General
Isaac (a sweep) lived an awful life but he found comfort in a secret letter, telling him that all would end well. His life changed dramatically after stealing a cigar box.
The Boy With the Clockwork Heart
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Edward once worked in a cotton mill, until he slipped and fell into the machinery. This story tells the tale of how he received a clockwork heart and how he met the Shadow three times.
Moonlight Secrets (Penderry's Bizarre, #2)
Series: Penderry's Bizarre. Pre-release—available August 1, 2016. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: British English. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Raj can be full of perils for an English girl, even one raised in India with a parasol in one hand and a rifle in the other. When Bunny Spencer arrives in London, a nightmarish beast attacks from the shadows. Stranded with her companion, Anju, she fears for their lives - until she meets a dashing stranger in pilot goggles. His name is Jim Penderry, a reporter by day, monster hunter by night.
The Mapmaker's Apprentice
Series: Glass and Steele. Pre-release—available October 25, 2016. Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Published by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When an apprentice from the Mapmakers' Guild goes missing, Matt and India are employed to find him. Going undercover as a married couple, they discover that not everyone at the guild is what they seem. The 2nd book in the GLASS AND STEELE series brings danger as enemies draw near, sinister plots are uncovered, and magic links two powerful guilds.
Cygnet Czarinas
Price: Free! Words: 36,400. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Sandy asks the Russian Princess the one question she’s not supposed to: Why do you sleep? For the princess and her siblings are cursed to sleep endlessly, ruling through the granting of magical swan feathers that lead to an answer. And so Sandy is led from her life in Victorian London to one of mystical lakes and swan maidens – yet discovering the curse’s source could result in her own death
Sweet thy sweet.
Price: Free! Words: 60. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Romance » General
Victorian love poem.