The short stories in Victoriana bring the 19th century richly to life, with crime, murder and scandal set against the backdrop of the Boer War and a rapidly changing society.
Read about some of your favourite characters from established series, or be introduced to new writers in the genre.
This striking new collection, brought to you by the Historical Writers’ Association, also includes interviews with each author.
Find out more about their writing processes and what attracts them to the Victorian era.
The ten authors featured in Victoriana are:
Elisabeth Gifford – The Last Resort
Hilary Green – The Choice
Kate Griffin – The Trick of It
Richard James – Last Orders
Carolyn Kirby – Ladies and Gentlemen
R.N. Morris – The Complainant
Vayu Naidu – A Madurai Mystery of Victoriana
Sophia Tobin – The Unwanted Suitor
Tom Williams – Some People Think We Are Very Backward
Robert Wilton – The Widow and The Wagon
Victoriana, the HWA short story collection, is published on 22 July, 2020.
Historia will be publishing a short story from the collection in late summer.