Books tagged: british novel

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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.
George Orwell: An Introduction to the Man and his Work
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
The life and writing of novelist and essayist George Orwell, from his childhood in England to his masterpieces, Animal Farm and 1984, and finally his death from tuberculosis in 1950.
Goldcord Asylum
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Price: $3.28 USD. Words: 146,580. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Preston, 1866: Time is running out for Goldcord Asylum. Professional pride, personal ideals, financial pressures and dark secrets compete to determine whether Goldcord will survive. In the midst of this maelstrom of conflicting interests, Ivy Squire is committed. A strange young woman, so self-destructive that she must be kept in isolation, Ivy begins to reveal her story to new nurse Tilly Swann.
Bloodjacker: A Bellers Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,060. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Jack Stapleton is one of the Bellers, a bunch of Cockney super-heroes who run secret missions for the British government. When Jack's girl is kidnapped by the deadly Bloodjacker, who's supposed to be a myth, and the ragged remains of the Bellers are pummelled by the Bloodjacker's super-powered forces, it's all down to Jack.
Weeks in Naviras
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,550. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Something is wrong at the heart of the tiny fishing village of Naviras, a place where Ellie often sought refuge as her husband’s political power grew. Ellie has returned to Naviras just as a conspiracy to destabilise the Middle East is erupting. The village is the first and last place she ought to be, but Naviras has saved its biggest and deadliest secret for last.