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Dr. Nikola’s Experiment

This fourth novel of Boothby’s Dr. Nikola series reveals that Nikola has discovered all of the facts necessary to extend a human being’s life. He has studied science and magic secrets of Tibetan monks. He explains: “It has been a long and tedious search, but such labour only makes success the sweeter. The machinery is […]


Genre: Fiction, Occult & Supernatural, Science Fiction

The Lust of Hate

In this the third of Boothby’s Dr. Nikola novels, Nikola applies his almost hypnotic persuasion to convince an out-of-luck Australian, formerly from England, named Gilbert Pennethorne to assist Nikola unwittingly in an evil scheme. Nikola takes advantage of Pennethorne’s intense desire for revenge against a former boss in Australia who stole information about the location […]


Genre: Action & Adventure, Fiction, Mystery & Detective

Farewell, Nikola

This is the last of Boothby’s Dr. Nikola novels, set in Venice, Italy. Nikola tells the story of his sad life, demonstrates his mystic ability to enable people to experience themselves in another place and time, transforms a man into being a beast, and departs from his palace in Venice which has a bloody history, […]


Genre: Fiction, Occult & Supernatural

Dr. Nikola Returns

In this second of Boothby’s Dr. Nikola novels, adventurer Wilfred Bruce meets Dr. Nokola, who wants to hire Bruce to help him penetrate a secluded Chinese monastic society to obtain the occult secret for immortality. Dr. Nikola demonstrates to Bruce that he and his black cat have magical powers. He learned of the Chinese society […]


Genre: Fiction, Mystery & Detective, Occult & Supernatural