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The War to End All Wars
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This e-book contains 17 short stories written to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War One, written for the 2014 Tavistock Arts and Music Festival.
Borderlines: 3 long stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Borderlines contains 3 long, hilarious and heart wrenching stories, written in cinematic prose. In 'Carnival Cop', 'Bonzo' and 'One for the Rover' ee see the real Ireland and the Irish: funny, zany, complicated, love-crazy and always entertaining. Novelist Willy Vlautin says: “Eddie Stack has a way of making you laugh and cry at the same time...a great Irish storyteller.”
Short Lived
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
It's just one of those days... Magicians, phoenix eggs and hot chocolate with a guardian angel. Here is a collection of short stories for the everyday, twisted with fantasy and intrigue... but mind where you step, for here lie domestic dragons, hidden treasures and the dark underside of the suburbs. These short stories mirror everyone's day to day struggles, from grief to first love, from growing
Henry Williamson, author of Tarka the Otter: A brief look at his Life and Writings in North Devon in the 1920s and '30s, the area known today as Tarka Country
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 20. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This short anthology serves as an introduction to Henry Williamson’s early writings about North Devon, which established his reputation as perhaps the foremost British nature writer of the twentieth century. There are extracts from Williamson’s classic novels 'Tarka the Otter' and 'Salar the Salmon', as well as from less well-known works, illustrated by contemporary photographs.
Amour Dure
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: Swedish. Published: February 14, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
En liten flicka sköljs i land på Liguriens kust; hon växer upp och visar sig bära på farliga krafter. En ung historiker finner dokument med gåtfulla uppgifter från renässansens Italien. I sitt sökande efter sanningen bakom dem drivs han allt längre in i det okända.
Woman with Doll & Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This collection of stories is set in a small, seaside town. The characters are known to each other and appear briefly in each others stories. They have difficult situations to deal with and their solutions are often unexpected or harsh or, sadly, just as you would expect. The sea is a constant in their lives; for some it is integral to their livelihoods and for others a source of peace and solace.
Martyrs and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 45,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Eleven stories make up this collection. Some are biting satire while others are gentler in tone. From the sectarianism experienced in an Irish childhood to the first elections of the Scottish Parliament the maverick characters have varied lifestyles but the author's voice is consistently her own.
Life, Death and In-between. Short Stories
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You set the price! Words: 48,300. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
a collection of varied sort stories
Days of Wonder: Contributions to the Daily Express, 1966-1971
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 3. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The subjects of these articles range from graphic descriptions of the battles of the Somme and Vimy Ridge, written on the fiftieth anniversaries of the battles, to essays on ecology and conservation – in particular, in support of banning the hunting of otters in the UK, and a trilogy of essays on the occasion of a congress of the World Wildlife Fund held in London in 1970.
Three of a Kind: Tales of Luck, Chance & Misfortune
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Price: Free! Words: 45,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
~The Coin Collector~ The strange father of the hot girl across the street from Trent's house is suspected to be behind the rash of missing children. ~Lucky Strike~ Chance has never been lucky, but her fate may change in A.C. when someone from her past appears. ~Leprechaun~ Noah Graham wants a divorce but doesn't want to give her half. A strange man in a bar offers him a solution, for a price.
British Winters
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Price: Free! Words: 80,500. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Noel Winters is lonely this Christmas. Lonely, despite being overcrowded by friends and family, which he would prefer to label as associates. This is a tale of a lazy procrastinating youth who is no longer young enough to pull that lifestyle off. Disillusioned with himself as much as the outside world, he draws inspiration from his younger adopted sister, Hannah.
The King's Jockey
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Price: $7.98 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Solis Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Suffragette Derby of 1913: a woman sacrifices her life for her cause, but what of the man who feels responsible for killing her? This novel was inspired by the life of royal jockey Herbert 'Bertie' Jones, his rise to fame, his tragic collision with Emily Wilding Davison 100 years ago, and the dramatic events that followed.
The Missing Postman and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A book of quirky short stories about life in modern Ireland - mostly from those who have left its shores and who are no longer sure where 'home' is.
Rainy Pavements
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 43,120. Language: British English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short stories - Fireworks that won't light, a Christmas afternoon burglary, kindness that creates more problems, an April evening turning murderous - everything here is switched about. An Easter-Egg factory goes on strike, a couple teeter on separation in romantic Paris, a painting becomes menacing - surfaces are broken and deeper truths emerge.
Three Celtic Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Three Celtic Tales is a compilation of three traditional Welsh folk tales, drawn from the Mabinogion and retold by Moyra Caldecott.