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Listlessness In Early Automated Composition Devices
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Time-travelling ex-postman Harley Byrne's ongoing mission is to capture and make available for download “all the world’s music, ever.” In this newly rediscovered chapter from his lost memoirs, Byrne describes in full his mission to Manchester, 1952, to record the secret computer music of Alan Turing - war hero, mathematician, inventor of hands-free umbrella.
Dancing on Deansgate
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 128,300. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They called it the Christmas Blitz, but there are no festivities for Jess, locked in the cellar by her feckless, tarty mother. And when Lizzie is imprisoned for shoplifting, Jess is sent to live with her uncle, a bullying black marketeer, who treats her like a slave. Can Jess’s natural musical talent offer an escape route - and the chance for love?
Sleepless in Manchester
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,450. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Dalton’s family move to London, his girlfriend Fallon is heartbroken but promises her that, regardless of the physical distance between them, ‘love will conquer all’. Settling quickly into his new life he is soon seduced by another. In Karen Woods’ seventh novel, former lovers appear to be settled with new partners at different ends of the country but will fate take a hand?
Look Up, Concord! A Walking Tour of Concord, New Hampshire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
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
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Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: 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
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Series: DCI Sara Hoyland Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 66,140. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: 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
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Richard Murphy. Category: 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.
Covering Up
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,970. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The unexplained death of Kendal Wilson's mother hangs over her family like a dark, brooding cloud while the identity of her father remains a mystery her mother Mary took to her grave. Yet the secrets of Mary's death lie in a hidden diary she left behind.
Riding Solo
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,680. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When her mother takes her own life after her father leaves, therapist Marcy Jordan vows to open a clinic aiding the broken-hearted. Although helping her clients proves therapeutic, Marcy quickly becomes embroiled in their lives: Harry and Grace have been left by cheating spouses and Amanda has lost her husband to a motorcycle accident.
The Folksinger 2013
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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?