Welcome to the world of dark and stormy nights, gloomy mansions, family secrets, passionate yearnings, and (mostly) doomed romances. Help yourself to these old-school treats and contemporary tricks of the genre, just in time for spooky season!
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A fairy tale for adults, with bite. Marlinchen and her sisters are witches; their father, a dark wizard. So when Marlinchen falls in love, we know her road will not be smooth or easy.
When Emily’s father dies, she is forced to live with her indifferent aunt and scheming uncle. Can she resist their attempts to steal her inheritance, and find her lost love as well?
In what is arguably the most extra Gothic novel ever penned, a monk is lured into further and further episodes of depravity. Meanwhile, a young nun struggles between her love of a handsome young man and her vows to God.
Unless a miracle occurs, Frannie will hang for the murder of her employers. She doesn’t remember killing them, but is happy to confess what she DOES remember in a series of chilling episodes and uncomfortable revelations. You can also check out this title as eBook and as eAudio on OverDrive/Libby and as eBook or as eAudio on Hoopla.
Laura Fairlie’s restless ghost prowls the graveyard at night, the villagers say. Walter, her lover, doesn’t believe in ghosts, but has suspicions of his own that drive him to investigate. A gripping mystery with secrets, plots, and shocking revelations galore. You can also check out this title as eBook or eAudio on Overdrive/Libby.
Jane’s marriage of convenience has some strange rules, but she and Augustine make it work. Until, that is, they start falling in love with each other, and Augustine’s secrets and lies come to light. Can Jane defeat the evil that haunts her groom? Or will she succumb to his mansion’s dark magic? You can also check out this title as eBook or eAudio on Overdrive/Libby or as eAudio on Hoopla.