Books tagged: british

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Charlie Priest's Telegram
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Price: $6.38 USD. Words: 173,980. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
“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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Matchmaker Cat (A Romantic Comedy Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011 by Elly Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Who helps Rosemary turn around her love life? Who puts the dating website on her computer? Who finds the attractive man with the smiling eyes? Does it happen by accident? Or does it have something to do with a cat called Chester? "Matchmaker Cat" is a fun story about dating, romance and a cunning ginger tabby.
The Death of Cassandra Quebec
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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.
The Beatles In Cleveland: Memories, Facts & Photos About The Notorious 1964 & 1966 Concerts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Two of the wildest concerts in Beatles and rock'n roll history. Includes never before published photos of The Beatles and eyewitness accounts from promoters, opening acts, deejays, fans and others. A concert by The Beatles was not just about the music, but also the emotions stirred by the most influential group in the history of popular music. Foreword by Bill Harry, founder of "Mersey Beat."
Trevelyan: A Rogue in Cairo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cairo, 1901. Lord Mark Trevelyan is a confirmed rogue who makes his living selling bogus Egyptian antiquities. Lady Laura Blackstone is a recent divorcee who is attracted to Mark and knows she shouldn't be. When anonymous threats against Laura elevate into attacks, Trevelyan is in his element – and Laura's attackers are in trouble . . .
Top Hard
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,760. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An irreverent crime story set in the coalfield villages of 1990s Nottinghamshire, England, told in a unique voice, with a cast of extraordinary characters. From an award-winning British author, 'Top Hard' was a finalist for the Crime Writers' Association's Debut Dagger Award in 1998.
Nothing Done in Secret
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Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 124,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
An overbearing realtor is dead at the church she planned to convert to condominiums. A man in a ski mask attacks a young woman revealing a pattern of unsolved crimes going back three decades. Captain Alexander Moffat must conduct two very different investigations. Nothing Done in Secret is a British-style mystery set in the small towns and vineyards of California’s picturesque Gold Country.