Books tagged: british

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Daytrippers
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 31,980. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by All Mouse Media. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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...
The Rise and Fall of Boudica and her Brass Colander
You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Love, war, colanders and flapjack. This short story highlights Boudica's rise to power and her shocking fall from grace as the culinary queen of the Britons.
The Legend of Robin Hood in Manchester
You set the price! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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....
World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 1
Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,960. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.50)
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.
The Ombudsmen - Time for Reform
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Thoughtful and convincing work arguing for the thorough reform of the Ombudsman system written by an MP PPS in the House of Commons.
Charlie Priest's Telegram
Price: $6.38 USD. Words: 173,980. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The telegram was a surprise, Charlie Priest's life was turned upside down. It brought him a secretive grandmother he didn't know. It was another telegram that introduced his gardener Rose Bramley. Her gorgeous eyes hid a secret. Charlie fell in love with her, yet, when he proposed, she rejected him though it was like stabbing her own heart. That dark secret of hers was stronger even than her love
Filthy Night
Price: Free! Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.40)
“He looked down at the dead man’s blood seeping across the carpet, and decided it wasn’t time for cocktails.” A stormy night: Paul Brightland needs a specialist to find the men who attacked his daughter. St Cloud needs Brightland’s money and a chance to forget his troubles. But soon, as he is dragged into London's underworld, he will discover his troubles are only just beginning...
The Gargoyle in the Seine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00)
Art student Clary Ashton can’t imagine a more perfect spot to study painting than Paris in the spring of 1878, until she witnesses a body thrown into the Seine. What Clary thinks is murder becomes much more as she finds herself caught between two dangerous men-a revolutionary days away from a royal assassination attempt, and the intrepid British secret agent determined to stop him.
The Tranquillity Project
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00)
The price of peace is high in the post-war British zone of 2042. The female government, led by Verity Wood, blames male aggression for the devastating Final War, which has resulted in a shrunken world divided between secular West and clerical East. In the British Zone, women are in control and men are marginalized. Tyranny is difficult to maintain, even if it is clothed in a velvet glove.
The Death of Cassandra Quebec
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cassandra Quebec: an artist who had shown the world her soul. At the height of her career she was the world's most celebrated artist, but then she announced her betrothal to minor laser-sculptor Nathaniel Maltravers. A year later she was dead. And now... her death has become a work of art. Powerful and clever science fiction from the two times winner of the BSFA short story award.