Books tagged: swansea

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Sobers Six Hit Perfection At Swansea: That Was The Day
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
On 31st of August 1968, at the St Helen’s cricket ground in Swansea, West Indies cricketer Garfield St Aubrun (Garry) Sobers became the first player in the, roughly, 200 year history of the sport to hit every ball of an over for six, playing for Nottinghamshire against Glamorgan. This is an account of that afternoon by someone who was there, set in the context of a turbulent year.
Local Heroes: Rorke's Drift Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
This well-researched publication provides concise and informative biographical tributes to a selection of 16 men from various towns and cities who were present at the defence of Rorke’s Drift, the battle depicted in the motion picture 'Zulu!' None have previously been highlighted in any of my Ebooks on the subject.
Murder, Magic, Merthings, More.
Price: Free! Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Stories from the DylanED Project, the education programme of the University of Wales Dylan Thomas Prize. Stories produced by Year 8 pupils from Bro Myrddin, Tre Gib, and Cwrt Sart schools.
Dylan's Welsh Walks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
In 2014, Wales celebrates the centenary of the birth of Swansea-born poet Dylan Thomas. These eight themed walks, from an author who himself lived in Dylan's childhood home, will take you past several of the poet's childhood haunts, former homes and favourite drinking places, while offering stunning views along the Wales Coast Path. Walks vary from 4.3 to 8.1 miles (6.9 to 13.04 km).
Chase the Words - Work from the Swansea Young People's Writing Squad
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Short stories and pieces of writing from the Winter 2014 YPS