Books tagged: leeds

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The Yorkshire Erk
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 114,310. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Ronald Cartwright is ignominiously discharged from the Royal Air Force in 1959, suspected as a communist agitator and nearly murdered on the orders of a demented SP - service policeman. Set in Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire in the halcyon days of no road speed limits, the novel initially opens in Brisbane, Australia. An Erk is RAF slang; aircraftsman groundcrew of corporal or lower rank.
Erk In Trouble
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 116,700. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Ronald Cartwright narrowly escapes death, driving Calderdale TV & Electrical Ltd's van. Suspected sabotage! His job as service engineer is terminated, but not without some colorful interludes. MI5 intervenes when his arch-enemy, ex-RAF Sergeant Brassard, sends a killer to stalk him. MI6 sign up Ron, in a dangerous gamble to hoodwink the KGB, into believing Bloodhound III missile is in production.
The Enduring Vision of Norman Mailer
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 46,230. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Essay » Literature
This book is a critical study of Norman Mailer's work, starting where the author's previous book - THE STRUCTURED VISION OF NORMAN MAILER - ended. This book reveals a side of Mailer that only a friend and confidant would know, a side which Leeds has come to understand and appreciate. Leeds carefully and intelligently weaves this personal Mailer into the Mailer persona and the Mailer art.
Hope Road (John Ray #1)
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Series: John Ray crime-thrillers, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
You can’t change your past. But your future? John Ray finds a dead prostitute in his car and his best friend is framed for the murder. John sets out to get the real killer, but it’ll mean confronting his own criminal past, risk destroying his future, and losing the only woman he’s ever loved. Set in Leeds. #1 in LS9 crime mystery series.
Dropouts
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Price: $3.11 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Being homeless is tough enough, but when someone wants you and your kind dead, it takes it to another level. Unlucky victims that cross this killer’s path suffer a brutal and bloody death. The police can find no motive. But, feelings that have been abused by deception and greed dominate a twisted mind that burns with the need for revenge. But one life is not enough, they must all pay.
The Threlfalls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1948, Charlie Fletcher, a Leeds publican and black marketeer, always has cash and ration coupons. He marries a young Irish girl, Siobhan, along comes daughter, Susan. With an alcoholic mother and a secretive father, Susan finds friendship with classmate, Jimmy, and his mother, Pauline, who she quickly learns to rely on through the hardships of life growing up during the 50’s and 60’s.