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Buckingham's Man: Balthazar Gerbier
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010 by Bev Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Balthazar Gerbier, an artist and architect, connoisseur and curator, secret agent and diplomat, a friend of Rubens and counsellor to kings, his life offers a window into dazzling 17th century England and Europe. Gerbier assembled the famous art collection for the Duke of Buckingham at London's York House. Lita-Rose Betcherman has written the definitive and long-awaited biography of Gerbier.
Sammi Ever After
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Price: Free! Words: 69,910. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Girl meets boy. They fall in love. Girl moves across the world to be with boy. Boy dumps her at the airport…via email. Sammi’s fixation with Prince Charming has her in trouble again. Now she’s in London, sleeping on a friend’s couch and no 'Happily ever after' in sight. From Bali to Greece, Sammi’s journey to find her own fairytale ending may take her to a place she never expected.
on the Trail of the Real St George
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Dragon-slayer, English hero, martyr, warrior, soldier and saint — St George has been all these things. But who was the real St George? This fascinating book draws on the most recent academic research into folklore and legends to put together an accurate account of St George’s original life story, and how he has developed in folklore and legend to become what he is today.
The Royal Perfects
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Price: Free! Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Plagued by a rare disease and the vengeful curse of a former school headmaster, Timmy Wicketts finds himself a directionless vagabond on the streets of the 19th century English town of Upper Southrump. Out of desperation he turns to street performing, and that choice leads him on a journey grander than any he could have imagined. His is a true tale of love, friendship, and perseverance.
Cymbelina and the Cat With No Name
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,180. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Major Barker's dog, Sapper, is a problem. His endless barking is driving the whole neighborhood crazy. Next door, the Christmas's cat is determined to do something about it. But who will take a cat called Mouse seriously? The only one who can help Mouse become the local hero is Cymbelina, the bewitching, bad-tempered cat at the antique store. But Mouse soon learns that everything comes at a price.
Kara's Kapers With Katy Pillar - Volume Three
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Last volume of the Kara and Kay Pillar Series. Children's stories as told by Charlene Bays Rothenberger. Each story has a moral message to help keep children safe and inspire them. The stories are: Kary and Katy Pillar go to London Kara and Katy Pillar go to Ireland Kara and Katy Pillar go to the Kitchen
The Village Wit
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 221,380. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
American Richard Bentley settles in rural England, looking for the contented life of a bookshop keeper. His wife of fourteen years has left him out of marital boredom, so Heath-on-the-Wold seems the ideal place to get lost in work and forget the past. Bentley hires Peggy White, a mid-forties townswoman who is his match in sass and intellect. Soon the rules of attraction change everything.
Historical uses for Trees in England
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The historical uses of trees for wood, medicine, dyes and folklore between 100 AD and 1700 AD in England.
Blazing Bodices
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hardcore adventurer Sir Algernon Hogshead takes down badass steampunks in Victorian London. But the case of a lifetime might just ruin his winning streak and his life. When his wife starts keeping mysterious secrets and bad company, Sir Hogshead craves a peek behind the velvet curtain. But he can't possibly break through the world of women...or can he?
Deadly Engagement: A Georgian Historical Mystery
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Series: Alec Halsey Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,520. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s 1763. Career diplomat and amateur sleuth Alec Halsey is embroiled in country house murder and mayhem. Alec also confronts past demons in his love life and a cruel twist of fate reveals why his brother loathes him and will go to any lengths to ruin him. If you love Sebastian St. Cyr and Julian Kestrel novels then you'll love this "crimance" (a blending of crime and romance genres).