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The Kid on Slapton Beach
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
War is hard enough when your dad is missing in action, and even harder when you have to leave everything you know and love. Twelve-year-old Harry is one of three thousand people leaving the coast in Devon during the Second World War as US troops move into the area, planning secret D-Day rehearsals on the beach there in April 1944. But what if your most treasured possession is left behind?
Mrs Morgan’s Gift
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,020. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the widow of Joe Carter's old employer leaves a very generous gift to him, his wife, Peggy and their children, little does Joe know at the time, but it is set to change his family's life forever. It leads them on a path from poverty and enables them to touch the lives of others with their good fortune. Against a backdrop of social change in Britain in the first half of the twentieth century.
The Battlefield: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Battlefield is a record of an event that took place, in a small coal mining village, towards the end of the Second World War. The place was New Silksworth, located in the Rural District of Sunderland, County Durham, England. At that time there were perhaps hundreds of these villages in the northern region of the United Kingdom and particularly in the county of Durham.
The Truth Breaks Free
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Truth Breaks Free was written due to James Halle's fascination with German history in the wake of World War One when sanctions introduced resulted in an austerity programme which changed the course of the twentieth century. Once again as the new millennium gathers pace social and economic gloom deepen to a level of frightening uncertainty.
The Boy Who Felt No Pain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Following the release of his debut novel last year Kent based writer George Chittenden is back with another nautical crime thriller 'The Boy Who Felt No Pain' available in all good book shops from August 30th 2013. The young writer who manages award winning tourist attraction Canterbury Historic River Tours on the River Stour has always had a deep fascination with local history.
Carenza's Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,270. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Debut novelist Felicity Knight's novel ‘Carenza's Journey' started out as a self-published e-book but has now been published by Austin Macauley. The initial setting is the impoverished East End of London at the outbreak of World War II but moves to rural Worcestershire following the evacuation of the novel's heroine Carenza Dodds.
Steel To Muck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In Steel To Muck Tracy Batty tells the story of a seventeen year old girl, Annie, who is living in Sheffield at the outbreak of the Second World War. She and her family are forced to evacuate to the country because of the bombing of that city and go to live in her grandparents' village in South Yorkshire.
A Tangled Web
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Series: Hartford Sister Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
When Sincerity Hartford decides to impersonate her Great Aunt Prudence, love is the last thing she expects to find. Sincerity Hartford believes even the best truth can be made better with a little flummery. So when she intercepts a letter naming her the heiress to her late Great Aunt Prudence, it seems Fate has answered her prayers.
Langford Mud
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,010. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A humorous novel about life in the small coastal village of Langford Quay in the nineteen fifties. The book is by turns charming, witty and bitingly astute.
Wallace: For Freedom Alone
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 110,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Red Cap Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
‘Wallace: For Freedom Alone’ is the English language translation of the first part of the trilogy written by E. G. Spitzer of the legendary battle of the hopelessly outnumbered Sir William Wallace, Chieftain of Ellerslie, against the English occupying power for the freedom of his beloved Scotland.
The Guinea Ghost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
On the weather-beaten Yorkshire moors of the north of England, a young woman believes she has seen the ghost of her former servant. Is Phoebe really tormented by the spirit of her maidservant Molly? Are the visions purely symptoms of a depressed soul, or are they signs the oppressive atmosphere of the family farm hides dark secrets?
Leopardkill - A Cavalry Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,810. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A thrilling war novel set against the dramatic backdrop of the Peninsular War that saw a small British force pitched against Napoleon’s Grande Armee.
Liverpool Fantasy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It's 1987, and The Beatles are gathering in Liverpool. It's been 25 years since John Lennon walked out during the recording of Please Please Me taking George & Ringo with him. Paul Montana now a famous Vegas crooner is returning home for the reunion. Liverpool Fantasy examines the hazards of friendship, life as a rock musician, and a world without the Beatles.
Dueling Misfits
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is the story of King Stephen and Queen Matilda who fought for control of the English crown for nearly nineteen years. Their battles caused pain to millions of English men and women and hundreds of thousands died either from starvation, the sword, or torture.
Secrets
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Price: Free! Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s fascinating to discover your family history or is it? What if you find out something you’d rather not know?
Goldcord Asylum
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Price: $3.28 USD. Words: 146,580. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Preston, 1866: Time is running out for Goldcord Asylum. Professional pride, personal ideals, financial pressures and dark secrets compete to determine whether Goldcord will survive. In the midst of this maelstrom of conflicting interests, Ivy Squire is committed. A strange young woman, so self-destructive that she must be kept in isolation, Ivy begins to reveal her story to new nurse Tilly Swann.
A Quick Guide to “The Wanderer”
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 3 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 131. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Wanderer” is also titled “Female Difficulties.” It was published in the month of March in the year 1814 by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown.
Celtic Dreams of Glory: The Dramatic Story of the Only King of All Wales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,590. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
CELTIC DREAMS OF GLORY - Set in Wales in pre-Norman times, this unusual and gripping novel deals with a time period few writers have explored. The story follows the battles and personal triumphs of Gruffyd ap Llewelyn as he becomes the first and only King of All Wales in 1057, and embraces the lives of his two greatest supporters, Gwriad and Dafydd, the sons of the famous General Cydweli.
A Man from the North East
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Women, murder, suicide, assault infidelity and the abduction of children shape, colour and test the loyalties of George, a family man.
The Orange Propeller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Being the adventures of Stalwart Soap and Swene McEwan, 100 years apart.