Books tagged: manchester

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Look Up, Concord! A Walking Tour of Concord, New Hampshire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Concord, New Hampshire is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Penning Perfumes Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The companion ebook to the Penning Perfumes tour organized by Odette Toilette and Claire Trévien across the UK. This anthology presents the work of twelve poets from Manchester, Birmingham, Oxford, and Bristol, as well as the quickfire haiku of audiences from these four cities. Penning Perfumes was supported using public funding awarded by Arts Council England
Outside The Rain
Series: DCI Sara Hoyland Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 66,140. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Empire Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When a bomb rips through Manchester's Piccadilly railway station during rush hour, DCI Sara Hoyland narrowly escapes with her life but soon comes to realise that all is not as it would first appear.
Warde Street
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Richard Murphy. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Warde Street tells the story of Eddie, whose life is ripped apart when his wife is killed in the July 7th 2005, London bombings. Eddie retreats to Manchester, to heal and somehow start over. An unexpected encounter with his oldest friend sets off a chain of events that will leave a sister fighting for the truth, a desperate father fighting for his freedom and the murky motivations of a politician.
The Folksinger 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Vlad Hugg is the new teen sensation. He has won over young people all over England with his New Folk-style and his rebellious singer-songwriter stance. Melia's cousin Liv has been hired to write his biography, and the two women have to spend time with the kid. Melia has her own reasons: she has been ordered to watch him. His family comes from Ukraine. Could he be a spy, working for the communists?
Law Makers & Enforcers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Fascinating facts about British Law Makers & Enforcers and true, graphic stories and case notes from Jerome Caminada - one of the great Victorian detectives, whose work was reviewed by sir Arthur Conan Doyle during the creation of his fictional detective Sherlock Holmes stories. Also includes the work of 'Dynamiters' and 'Foreign Agistators,' who terrorised England causing mayhem and disorder
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2014 by subKultur. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Dance
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene is the collected writings of a freelance journalist who was commentating on the city's music and cultural scene in 1999-2000. They form a snapshot of a particular place and time: a specific moment in regional cultural history which can never be repeated. It's a great city, and it was a great year.
Goon Squad #1
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
THE THREAT: There are villainous monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds in the world, beyond the ability of conventional police forces to deal with. THE SOLUTION: Recruit your own monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds, and give them warrant cards. Join the GOON SQUAD as they bring law and a degree of order to a city under siege from the forces of weirdness.
Not From The Wind
Price: Free! Words: 49,770. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Ever wondered about the ordinary lives of your Irish ancestors whose names do not appear in written history? This readable book sets the daily lives of the author's forebears in context against a background of rebellion, famine, oppression and emigration. The stories of these man and women are tales of tragedy and hardship but also uplifting stories of courage, survival and triumph of spirit.
Goon Squad #2
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Puppet Girl has been inducted into the Goon Squad -- Manchester's Special Talents Response Team -- but is on probation. When her first time in the field goes very wrong, it looks like her new career might already be over. But she has one champion who will stand up for her and who suggests a new course of action that might just save the investigation. The Goon Squad must go "Nightclubbing."