Books tagged: scotland

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Loch Ness Tales Legends and Recipes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
A fascinating insight into a land of legend and myth. In this book, you will join the salmon poacher of yesteryear and meet the Loch Ness Monster. You will cook and feast on steaming haggis and clootie dumplings.Taste the home made whisky and host a Burns supper.Sing and discover the meanings of songs and relive events from Scotland’s past. A wondrous portrait of a disappearing way of life.
Crime and Punishment in Victorian Edinburgh
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Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A selection of true crimes, punishments and court cases from Edinburgh in the Victorian era, giving a mixture of humorous, harrowing and strange accounts of Victorian crime in this city.
Points of Contact: On the Practice, Philosophy, and Pleasures of Fell Walking
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Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Are you passionate about walking and climbing, perhaps in areas such as Scotland and the English Lake District? Or do you simply have a curiosity about those activities and those places? Points of Contact is the book for you. Knitting geology, history, and meteorology into an illuminating exploration of the world of fell and hill walking, it is by turns descriptive, humorous, and poetic.
The Trapeze Diaries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Hanging Loose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Not only the lyrical tale of one woman's love affair with the trapeze, but a powerful story on becoming brave and letting go." Carolyn Turgeon, author of RAIN VILLAGE
Contour Lines: On the Path to a Thousand Mountains
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Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 75,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mick Harney returns with more unique perspectives on fell and hill walking in Scotland and the English Lake District. He offers a fresh crop of new and compelling insights, including many detailed descriptions of individual mountains, the paths we take to them, and what they reveal to and about us.
KILTED DESIRE - Sands of Betrayal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Scott Maclaren, a strong, Special Forces Scotsman. Injured on duty & abandoned by his wife, Scott finds new love with beautiful Ohio teacher Katie Johnson. For their future, he returns to the Middle East on a lucrative security contract. Amongst the bombs & bullets, his client, spoiled, rich, flirtatious, businesswoman Britney Parnell decides she wants him, & she's used to getting what she wants.
Antithesis - Antithesis Series Book One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When eighteen-year-old Elliott attends her first foxhunt, she meets the only guy that has ever interested her more than horses but whose past engenders dangerous complication. Elliott's life twists and turns like the elusive quarry she loves to chase. The hounds' soulful cries ring through the pages as Elliott faces unexpected and sometimes frightening decisions.
Throwing Clay Shadows
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On the Isle of Eigg, in 1807, four-year old Maggie believes she has killed her mother by saying bad things, and now she won’t say a word. Throwing Clay Shadows is a 2012 B.R.A.G. Medallion(TM) Honoree
My Fierce Highlander
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Series: Highland Adventure, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,210. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A scandalous English lady banished to the Highlands of Scotland and an injured enemy chief join forces against her malicious and violent family. As the danger and conflict surrounding them escalate, Alasdair and Gwyneth discover an explosive passion neither of them expected. When a difficult choice faces Gwyneth, will she have to give up the honorable Highlander she has grown to love? 91,000 words
Milk Sister
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,590. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by White Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Maddy has always been able to see things that other people can't, but she didn't know it might have something to do with the mother who died giving birth to her. Now her father has decided to move back to Scotland, and for the first time in her life, Maddy has a chance to learn about her mother's family and the strange circumstances surrounding her own birth.