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Heart Of The Empire

By Noellebos  (booksie.com)

In 1899, as a young English woman of 20, Charlotte Carter finds herself in love with a soldier who is sent over to fight in the second Boer War. Desperate not to lose him she secures a job as a nurse in one of the camps. She has been sheltered all of her life from the true cause of the fighting...

Novel | Updated Apr 10, 2014 | Reads: 38 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: History,Fiction,Historical,Love,War,Boer,1800s,1899,Edwardian,Victorian,England,Europe,Empire,Heart,Concentration,Camps,Nurses,Nurse,Doctor,Romance

noellebos

Book/Novel Cover Design Contest

By Noellebos  (booksie.com)

Book/Novel cover design contest

Contests | Updated Apr 10, 2014 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: History,Fiction,Historical,Love,War,Boer,1800s,1899,Edwardian,Victorian,England,Europe,Empire,Heart,Concentration,Camps,Nurses,Nurse,Doctor,Romance

A Rising Tide

By Piccadilly  (booksie.com)

An Irish girl in service in London returns home during the build up to the Easter Rising (the Irish revolution).

Novel | Updated Feb 11, 2013 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Edwardian,Era,Victorian,Irish,Ireland,Maid

georgina_v_solly

Long Term Tenants

By Georgina V Solly  (booksie.com)

Frances goes to the country and has a holiday she hadn't bargained for.

Short Story | Updated Nov 25, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Edwardian,Cid,Audio,Version

thalassa

Dream Of The Duke Of Windsor

By Thalassa  (booksie.com)

I don’t believe that this dream is some kind of message from the dead or from The Duke of Windsor’s ghost or any kind of prophecy. It is just another vivid dream that I have had that this time I have decided to note down and share with the world (or at least one or two readers...

Short Story | Updated Jul 3, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Edward,Duke,Of,Windsor,Bertie,Queen,Mary,1920s,George,King,Anna,Anderson,Ghost,Dream,Wallis,Simpson,Victorian,Edwardian

faithlgledhill

What The Water Gave Me

By Faithlgledhill  (booksie.com)

April, 1912: English socialite Persephone Swan is less than impressed by the idea of a new life in New York City, but has little choice but to go along with her family's plans. Reluctantly, she embarks on a voyage which will change her life - and history - forever.

Novel | Updated May 12, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Rms,Titanic,Historical,Fiction,Edwardian,Era,Period,Drama,Romance,Maritime,Disaster,History,White,Star,Line,Centenary,Romantic

nazirec

"Night And Day"--Virginia Woolf

By Nazirec  (booksie.com)

A book review of Virginia Woolf's

Book Review | Updated Oct 20, 2009 | Reads: 151 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Day,And,Night,Virginia,Woolf,Fiction,Novel,Romance,Love,Marriage,Feminism,Individuality,Independence,Solitary,Classic,1900s,London,England,Edwardian

patrisha_collins

The Caroline Letters

By Patrisha Collins  (booksie.com)

Inspired by reading one too many Jane Austen novels, this experiment in letter-writing as novel form was most directly influenced by Austen's "Lady Susan". There are also traces of Dracula, my favorite book in it, though more in form than content. It is badly researched and I ask for the sincere...

Short Story | Updated Jul 10, 2009 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: The,Caroline,Letters,Romance,Edwardian,Drama

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