Books tagged: manchester

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Poison Doctor
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who wants to poison the water of a top city like Manchester, in the North West of England - and what can special agent Amelia Hartliss do about it? Melia, or 'Heartless' as she is known to friend and foe alike, is undercover, spying on a man who claims to be a doctor and claims to be doing good for the residents. So why is his 'treatment' poison? And, most important, who is he working for?
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.
Fusion Reactor (The Con)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,200. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
If somebody was to tell you that they had a clever way to make free power, all through the application of nuclear fusion; that it was safe, cheap and reliable; that it could be shown to work, here, now, in this suitcase; then anyone, even a suspicious British investigator like Amelia Hartliss would welcome the news. Surely. It can't be too good to be true, can it? Above all, it can't be a con!
Dancing on Deansgate
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Price: $3.99 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
Industrial Revolution
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,240. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Seth is an American who wakes up in the destroyed city of Manchester, England. Reliant on the words of a sadistic doctor and a little girl long dead for clues to why the world is gone, he must survive a world full of brutal and battle-scarred killers long enough to find a grotesque machine.
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.