Books tagged: victorian age

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The Replacement Princess
Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Queen Elizabeth I never ruled. England and Scotland never unified. It's 1841 and the two nations are once more at war. If 16-year-old English Princess Myrtle marries Scottish Prince James she can seal a truce. But the slightest misstep could throw the two countries back into war ... This glorious fusion of steampunk and alternate history introduces readers to the world of The Clockwork War.
The New Masters
Price: $1.99 USD. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics
The ordinary elementary school of Regal Street finds its dowdy headmistress, Mrs Johnstone, in extraordinary circumstances after weathering the travails of wartime England. Mrs Johnstone soon realises that the heralded new era of peacetime may not be as welcoming as it seems. Mrs Johnstone is like a cross between Mary Poppins and Margaret Thatcher.
Tears from the Past
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,550. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
England 1851; Queen Victoria is on the throne; the year of the ‘Great Exhibition’, and the building of Kings Cross Railway Station. ‘Big Ben’ hasn’t been constructed, and London is filled with poor, and destitute souls, living in the filth of the slums. John Pitt makes an unplanned trip to Australia, and discovers, 'Tears from the Past'. Can he solve this mystery.
Tale of a Gentleman Thief (The Cadwaller Chronicles Book 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,530. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Shinwell Cadwaller is an acquirer of rare and hard to obtain objects – it’s a shame that the owners of these items fail to see his talent. Shinwell now finds himself entwined in a conspiracy that threatens to unleash a darkness on the world like none that has been seen before.
Evie Greene Victorian Actress From Southampton, England
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Evie Greene was a talented star of comic opera who debuted a number of her English plays at venues in New York City in the early 20th century. Greene was a beautiful woman and her voice and acting were renowned worldwide wherever she performed. My work is researched from newspaper accounts of the era along with contemporary books that discuss Evie, her life and great talent.
The Ornamental Hermit
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,970. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The year is 1890. D.S. Billings has risen swiftly through the ranks to become one of Scotland Yard's youngest detectives, but in his private life he struggles with loneliness, morphine addiction and homosexuality. As he investigates the cold blooded murder of an aristocrat, he slowly finds himself becoming embroiled in a web of corruption and deceit which goes right to the heart of Scotland Yard.
Death Takes a Lover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,910. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The year is 1888. Detective Sergeant John Billings has been sent to a remote house in the Yorkshire Moors to investigate the suspicious death of a young man who seemed to have everything to live for. As he delves deeper into the lives of the family and staff who occupy the house, he uncovers hidden passions, bitter rivalries and a truth so dark and sinister, it will shock you to the core.
A Shilling on Good Friday
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 350,300. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A novel based on the life of Englishman William Reynolds. Sailor, soldier, prisoner, coalminer…Reynolds’ story switches from Victorian Portsmouth to Nova Scotia, to Civil War torn America. Come April 1865 and in the aftermath of the events at Ford’s Theatre – the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln – fate decrees that Reynolds is set to lead a gruelling manhunt across rural Pennsylvania…
Convicted Innocent
Series: The Bobby and The Priest, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Three men disappear: one is on trial for murder, one is the copper who arrested him, and the last is a man caught between them. Set in London in 1887, "Convicted Innocent" follows the struggles of two friends kidnapped by a serial killer and their fight for survival. It is a tale of good versus evil; of fear and despair versus hope; and of ordinary men choosing the extraordinary.
Nettie - The Alderdice Tales
Series: The Alderdice Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
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The continuing story of Nettie Vandenberg, immediately following the events of the short story 'Bennet'. Nettie returns to Baton Rouge, where she discovers her past and what horrors await inside her mind and soul. 'Nettie' is the second volume in The Alderdice Tales, a continuing saga of short horror stories.