Books tagged: wales

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The Quadrant: At the Mother of Waters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,930. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
First in a 3-volume narrative journey set in 19th century New England and on the high seas. Against the backdrop of conflicting traditions and beliefs, this shared account traces the unveiling merger of three unlike mariners—a Maine sea captain, a ship’s doctor, and a Welsh gypsy seaman—whose journey ultimately unites their lives and cultures, even as it divides their families and communities.
Flowers End
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
A young woman travels to a remote Welsh valley in search of her family history and finds herself embroiled in the myth and magic of that ancient land.
The Bard's Daughter (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Prequel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Bard’s Daughter is a 22,000 word prequel novella to the Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mysteries: Gwen has spent her life traveling through Wales, following the music. When her father is accused of murdering his friend, and the lord of the castle appears uninterested in discovering the real culprit, it is up to Gwen to clear her father’s name before her father’s music is silenced … forever.
So Wise, So Young - Gareth Jones, Journalist.
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Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Jones, 13 August 1905 – 12 August 1935, was a Welsh journalist, murdered one day short of his 30th birthday by bandits in China. In his short career he filed more international scoops than most of his contemporaries would deliver in a lifetime. This monograph describes a flight he took with Hitler.
Sospan Fach: The Saga of the Little Saucepan (North American Edition)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,420. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Four people with no sailing experience leave Auckland, NZ on a home-built yacht to Sydney, sailing three days north and turn left. The boat has no motor, radio, extra sails, or instrumentation. The skipper has a small compass and a toy sextant on which he has no training. There are a one-person lifeboat, one life preserver, and provisions for three weeks. Stranded for 6 weeks they consider mutiny.
Sospan Fach: The Saga of the Little Saucepan (Australia/New Zealand Edition)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Four people with no sailing experience leave Auckland, NZ on a home-built yacht to Sydney, sailing three days north and turn left. The boat has no motor, radio, extra sails, or instrumentation. The skipper has a small compass and a toy sextant on which he has no training. There are a one-person lifeboat, one life preserver, and provisions for three weeks. Stranded for 6 weeks they consider mutiny.
WhereSheGoes - Chronicles of a Modern World Nomadess
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
WhereSheGoes is an epic journey of self-discovery detailing one brave young woman’s adventures, with innocence and wonder as her only companions. She travels abroad with reckless abandon in this inspiring account taken directly from her diaries. Her solo quest encompasses love on the run, fun in sand, snow, and water, and the personal revelations that can only come from global exploration.
The Battle of Cardigan / Crug Mawr (1136)
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Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The sweeping victory of the Welsh at Cardigan (Crug Mawr) was historic. It not only put the victor, Owain Gwynedd in a position to rule Wales free of English domination, it also marked the arrival on the battlefields of Europe of a new, deadly and uniquely Welsh weapon. The longbow had arrived.
Shadowed Memories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,030. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A young woman flees from an abductor and is rescued by two men. One, dark and dangerous, inspires fear and desire. The second, golden and beautiful, inspires love. Both want her, want to protect her from the abductor. Yet both are reflections of past lives, of choices made by an earlier version of this same woman... choices that went horribly wrong and that sent shadowy ripples through time.
Gwynfa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,620. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
“The song silently passes into us; this is what we hear together and which moves us from one place to another place; this song is our journey.” Richard returns to his home village for Wyn’s funeral. The journey back to Beddau unearths buried thoughts and things masked over.