1982, and Thatcher is busy warmongering in the Falklands. Meanwhile, in a small Yorkshire town, unemployed punks Colin, Brian and Stiggy are busy having a good time getting drunk, sniffing glue, and going to see punk bands play live.
Arthur O'Driscoll is the older brother of Frances who nursed British troops during the Boer War. This is the companion book to An Irish Nurse in Africa and deals with the war from the point of view of the Orange Free State. O'Driscoll leads a Boer commando and later is able to use his ability to imitate British accents to become a Boer spy.
The night before the morning after. Everybody loves a good after hours party, except for when the Boss has somehow managed to get himself invited, and the home brew ginger beer would make a hippy proud...
From his humble scally Mancunian beginnings to learning his criminal trade on the mean streets of Nottingham.
This is the untold short story of Robin Hood and the legacy he left on his hometown of Manchester....
Hidden away in her little cottage in the woods with only her scrawny cat, Scratch, and her trusty spell book for company, Frogarty the witch is content as long as she has plenty of revolting ingredients for her cauldron.
But when she comes into contact with the modern world, comic mayhem is sure to follow!
FOUR silly stories about the world's FOULEST witch rolled into one beastly book!
Ruby Side Thompson, an ordinary woman living during the World War ll London Blitz bombing blasts history out of the realm of dry, dusty names and dates and places the reader in the midst of the terrifying events as they unfold. This is very important documentation and will have tremendous appeal to those who have an avid interest in the effect of the war on ordinary citizens.
When Rachel invents a husband to impress her friends, they delight in stories of his meticulous housework, gourmet cooking and amazing sex. Just a bit of harmless fun — until Darren materialises on her sofa, in the flesh! Confronted with the real life version of her fantasy man, Rachel must learn to live with perfection, or discover how to dis-invent him.
A full-length romantic comedy novel