Books tagged: british

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The Obedience of Fools
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Series: The Grange. Price: Free! Words: 76,460. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A secret long hidden, the record tucked away in a notebook, and someone thinks that it is the key to a valuable commodity. Hidden away, spirited away when steam disappeared and diesels took command of the rails. Alfred Burke knows the details and they are valuable, in his head or encrypted into his notebook is irrelevant. There are those who want them
C-Cameron: Donald Cameron's Memoirs of World War II in Bomber Command
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Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
In 1939, Britain declared war on Germany, and a young Canadian working at the experimental gardens in Craibstone, Scotland, voluntarily enlisted in the Royal Air Force. These are the memoirs of my late grandfather, Don Cameron, Lancaster bomber pilot with RAF Squadron 115 based at Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England. They cover his training, his active service, and his later flying with BOAC.
GIT: Remembrance Day
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Series: GITT, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Remembrance Day, the one-day of the year we observe a two minutes of silence for those who had been killed in the line of duty. Each year Mr. Git makes sure he observes the two minutes of silence, he thinks about all the privates he served with and remembers a young man who was cut down in his prime.
Things That Go Squeak in the Park
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Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,750. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s...most people add a few pounds over the holidays. Police Detective Moffat adds unsolved murders to his caseload. When 10-year-old Gina finds a body in the community garden, Captain Moffat realizes something strange is going on at the Department of Environmental Health in the historic western town of Biglerville in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.
The Romantic Comedy Bargain Box Set #1
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 300,330. Language: British English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Raucous Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A collection of three hilarious British romantic comedy novels by Lynda Renham, including: Croissants and Jam (A Romantic Comedy) Cocounts and Wonderbras (A Romantic Comedy Adventure) Pink Wellies and Flat Caps (A Romantic Comedy)
Missing Gretyl: A Very Funny Comedy Novel
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Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Are you ready for Gretyl Trollop? Some say she is loud, hairy and obnoxious. Others are less complimentary. Witness the antics of this 'old timer' Gretyl Trollop, her long-suffering husband, Albert, the Soddall family who have ‘sod all’ and other great characters in this hilarious comedy novel. Add to the chaotic mix a removal van, a hitman, a holiday scam and a murderous plan ... Missing Gretyl
Rafferty Rises
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dive into the low-rent neighborhood of Edinburgh's crime scene with Rafferty, the worlds' last surviving bookies' runner - an endangered species in whose longevity Greenpeace and Bono are sadly not invested. 'Rafferty Rises' is a delightfully comic trip through the seedier side of town, and has all the makings of a truly great novel - words, sentences, paragraphs and chapters.
The Queen of Hearts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Humorous Crime Adventure about a former police detective turned taxi-driver.
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol. 1
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Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol.1 is a collection of short stories regarding Eurasians and the memories of Eurasians. Its purpose is to collect and publish stories as a collective work about Eurasians, by Eurasians and for Eurasians. There are stories about Eurasians contributed from Malaysia, Singapore, as well as from Australia, The Netherlands and USA.
Janapar: Love, on a Bike
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,150. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
It was the start of a brand new life, but Tom Allen’s bicycle journey round the world takes an unlikely detour when he falls in love with an Iranian-Armenian girl. Written alongside the award-winning documentary film of the same name, Janapar is an honest and life-affirming true story of finding what you’re looking for when you least expect it.