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Loose Leaves
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010 by John Broadbanks Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Loose Leaves chronicles F. W. Boreham's pilgrimage to the birthplaces and homes of great English and Scottish writers. His communion with them as a young writer recalls quotations and thoughts from their books. He writes about history, literature, faith, heroism, royalty and the charms in everyday life. Boreham's ability to paint a picture, tell a story and uncover fascinating detail is evident.
One More Unfortunate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,540. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It's the mid-1990s and Nick Redpath has some issues to resolve. Like why he is relentlessly drawn back to a circle of old friends and enemies - and an old love - in his seaside birthplace, the Essex town of Bathside. And why he won't let himself fall in love again. But first he must prove that he didn't murder his old flame, Geraldine Wyse...
Mehalah
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Mehalah: Is a Story of the Salt Marshes of Essex. A grim tale of a gypsy girl's life, loves and traumas.
Charms of a Witch
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Series: 17th Century, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Women suspected of witchcraft have always been persecuted, but in the 1640s this turned into a frenzy. Matthew Hopkins, the self-styled Witchfinder General, found many victims in Essex. Lucy, caring at first for her grandmother, and then, after her death, living peacefully in her cottage, is caught up in the fever, and not even the protection of the Squire can help her.
Brewed
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Price: Free! Words: 29,550. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Brewed is the story of how a fat, poor kid with a big nose, from a council house in Essex ended up living and working on what used to be the famous Lipton's Tea Estate in the Pearl of the Indian Ocean. Brewed is the personal journey of the author and demonstrates that starting out with nothing can often be a good way to learn the value of future riches to come.
When the Pilot Light Goes Out
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,890. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Pilot Light suffers a breakdown following a string of personal losses. His grief leads him to commit a crime that doesn’t go to plan. Whilst delirious he attempts to cover his tracks. Through a sequence of flashbacks we understand how a nice, ordinary bloke has come to be feeding hacked up body parts to the hunting dogs at London Zoo.
The Taste Of Essex
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,760. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A divine book of secrets, right from the heart of Essex. Find out the parts of Essex you had never envisaged, from deep in the beautiful countryside, and follow Ron Mullenger as he gives you your own personal guided tour to the county. With recipes from succulent pork, to sweet pies.
The Wreck of the Whaleship Essex: The History of the Shipwreck That Inspired Moby Dick
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1820, a sperm whale attacked and sunk the Whaleship Essex. 2000 miles off the coast of South America, the crew knew it would be a true feat to survive and make it to shore--any shore. It’s story became legendary; Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote about it; Edgar Allen Poe incorporated details of it in his only novel; and, most notoriously of them all, it served as the inspiration for Herman Melville’
Human Rights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,240. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Ed Bush lives with his family in one of the United States of Europe. Their way of life is dictated entirely by the government known as Europarl. Every year at a four day celebration of human rights the people coming of age are assigned to their posts within the country. Ed doesn’t think there is anything he can do about it until he meets an old man and is recruited to join a rebel group.