Miss Jane Austen is the unmarried daughter of a respectable clergyman, not yet the famous author she will come to be in the future. In 1795, she attends the Westworths’ ball with her family and has a chance to dance with the handsome Mr. Lefroy.
Hauntings is the perfect anthology for history lovers. In this anthology, ten authors write brilliant and bone-chilling stories that will be certain to shock and delight you. It marries together the best of both worlds: history and horror.
As a young teenager in 12th-century Persia, Shaherazade, daughter of Vizier Muhammad, witnesses the infidelity of the king’s wife. When she notifies him of the fact, he beheads his unfaithful spouse, but the danger doesn’t stop there.
Penelope, Queen of Ithaca is a young woman when her husband, Odysseus, leaves home to fight in the Trojan War.
At the start of the story, Livia Drusilla is a woman of advanced years who recounts the events of her life.
Lady Katherine “Kate” Beresford is a scandalous woman who has failed to find a husband during her first London season.
When tragedy suddenly strikes the Summers family, they have no choice but adapt to the situation.
All Mabel MacGinnis has ever known is life in the Manzo Brothers Circus.
Grace Mockingbird is a teenager living in Jubilee, Kentucky, a coal mining town, with her parents and two siblings: Sissy and Isaac.
Maggie’s life is unique. As a time-traveler, she inhabits three different time periods.