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Archetypes Alive in King Arthur's Camelot
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,340. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The story of a thirteen person tour to King Arthur's Britain in the 1990s when each of the participants was subsumed by an archetypal character from Camelot. Robert Bela Wilhelm is identified as "The Storyteller" and Mary Jo Kelly Wilhelm was the organizer of the event for Storyfest Journeys. Read more about the strange spell that befell the travelers in the Long Description (below.)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,830. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In this black comedy ‘Lord Clive’ inveigles Jane Strachey into helping him sell British ‘Lord of the Manor’ titles to Americans. Among his gulls are a shrewd businessman, a hell-fire preacher and a New York gangster. When lawyers pounce and guns start to fire, Strachey finds she need more than good looks and smart words to save her skin. ‘A brilliant page-turner,’ said the Times.
Time Watchers: The Greatest of These
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,840. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Words'n'Music. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Robert, a keen young time-travelling historian from the year 2361 AD, is out of his depth. His mission is to spend six weeks learning about a community of Mesolithic humans living near ancient Kents Cavern. Dropped into a world of violence, rape, ugly death and harsh retribution, six weeks suddenly seems like a very long time.
Qinmeartha and the Girl-Child LoChi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,600. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Tarburton-on-the-Moor: just another sleepy Dartmoor village. Or so it seems to Joanna Gard, until the fabric of the place begins, like her personal life, to unravel. In this disturbing tale of clashing realities, Hugo- & World Fantasy Award-winner John Grant skilfully juggles a strange cosmology with images from the darker side of the human soul. Includes bonus novella "The Beach of the Drowned".
Black Wedding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Special ed teacher Jess travels to Devon to attend her best friend Sophie’s wedding. She falls in love with England – and gentlemanly Tom Fairweather. But Tom’s stiff upper lip conceals a frightening secret about Sophie’s family, and their uncanny neighbors. An unbundled short story from Felicity Savage's collection BLACK WEDDING AND FIVE MORE FUNERALS. Length: 18 pages.
Secret of the Scarab
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,510. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Spanning the globe from England to Egypt, Secret of the Scarab is a young adult adventure story filled with action, mystery, and suspense. Set in the early 1920's, the book centers on an orphaned 11-year-old British schoolboy named Robert Henry. Through a friend, Robert comes into possession of an ancient Egyptian talisman that leads him into an astonishing adventure.
Letter Of Love
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Price: Free! Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
My short story is set in Elizabethan times. The queen arranges a marriage for her ward Burgundy Bedford with Lord Nicholas Mountjoy, Earl of Devon. But Burgundy plans to thwart the queen by eloping with another. She finds an ancient book passed down the centuries from mother to daughter. In the book she finds a letter from her mother. The message of love touches her heart and changes her life.
Rebekah of the Stones
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Series: Rebekah, Book 10 ยท Sacred Sites, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Rebekah connects to the ancient stones of England. She finds King Doniert's stone and the Tuloe Stone Circle before seeking out the stone circle of Avebury.
The Oak Apple
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A Romantic Novel telling of the ups and downs of life in a Dartmoor Village.
How To Make Devonshire Tea With Scones, Strawberry Jam and Clotted Cream
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Series: Authentic English Recipes, Book 7. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » English, Scottish & Welsh
A favorite pastime for both locals and tourists this tradition should definitely be on your to-do list whenever you visit Devon. Real English tea with milk, fresh hot scones with homemade strawberry jam and mounds of clotted cream are what is on the menu at 4 o’clock in the afternoon. This is an occasional indulgence so don’t stress over the calories - just enjoy it.