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My Twin Brother
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Ravi and Balu are twin brothers living thousands of miles apart. Ravi lives with his father in Britain, and Balu is in India with his mother and his ever-caring grandmother. Balu has the love and comfort of his family and friends. Ravi, on the other hand, has problems living with his father. Read how the twin brothers make grand plans to unite their parents.
The Witch Queen's Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In the shadow of King Arthur’s Britain, a young mother will need all her courage to save the Queen’s castle from the hands of a traitor... A stand-alone story of Trystan and Isolde featuring a secondary character from the universe of Anna Elliott’s Twilight of Avalon.
British Cuisine - Simple, Natural, & Delicious
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Gourmet
British cuisine has some terrific recipes that you and your family will enjoy. Here’s 20 Best of the Best British recipes like Shepherds Pie, Bubble & Squeak, Cheese & Onion Pie, Christmas Pudding, Cornish Pasty, Devonshire Cream, Hot Cross Buns & Much More from Chef's Secret Vault. Your friends think you're a gourmet cook. Add some treasured recipes to your personal collection.
Carthaginian Empire 03 - Shipwrights
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Hanno has a trick nobody else knows. His ships are mass produced. English oak is stronger than any timber available in the Mediterranean. Can Carthaginian engineering help his allies to achieve peace with the neighboring tribes? Can he convince them that trade is better than war with Carthage and her allies? Its 460BC. England is changing. Carthage is changing. Is Hanno right?
Hitler's Forgotten Secret Weapon
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The last great untold story of World War II, the career of Hitler’s “Super Fighter” intended to destroy the RAF in the Battle of Britain and why it never succeeded. The super-secret Heinkel He113 fighter was designed to be a high-speed, high-altitude fighter that could outperform, outgun and outfight any other aircraft in the world when it entered service with the Luftwaffe in 1940.
Dawn of Avalon
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Price: Free! Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
He would become the most powerful wizard in the history of Britain—Merlin. She would become Britain's most storied sorceress—Morgan le Fay. But before they were legends, they were young. And they were lovers. Together, in the sunlight of one day long ago, they saved a kingdom. Dawn of Avalon. A stand-alone story from the universe of Anna Elliott’s Twilight of Avalon.
City of London 倫敦金融城
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: Chinese. Published: November 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
The first Chinese language book of introducing City of London, one of the most important Global Financial Centres, in the world.
The Last Resident: The Love Story of a British Official and an Indian Princess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
British diplomat Nigel loves India and Muslim culture, but not his spoiled wife Pamela. He falls in love with the married Muslim princess of the state where he serves. When Pamela is murdered, Nigel has an obvious motive, but did he do it? His only hope for exoneration lies with the state's Jewish prime minister who is in prison for treason. Surprising twists in a love story of India and empire.
Strangers
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011 by Fontaine Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nigel Gray is an author acclaimed for his honesty and his compassion as well as for the clarity and elegance of his prose. He has breathed new life into an almost extinct literary form, the epistolatory novel. ‘Everything of Nigel Gray’s I have read is humane, wise and linguistically melodic.’ - Kurt Vonnegut
The Three Great Ships of Isambard Kingdom Brunel
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Series: Age of Engineering, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ship building industry
During his career, Isambard Kingdom Brunel built three ships. Each was the largest vessel of their time when launched, and each represented a technological leap forward in ship design. These pieces were originally written for learning packs about historic engineering, and designed as a summary and introduction to the ships. Download the ebook free here.