Books tagged: welsh history

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Traitor's Daughter
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 146,630. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011 by Eres Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Blaentywi, Summer, AD927 In the reign of Hywel Dda Orphan and prisoner of war, hostage and bondservant, beautiful and arrogant, soft and frightened. Heledd's uncle has offered every incentive to his warriors but no man will have her... until her honor and life are threatened by the man who butchered her family. Her honor or her life, her life or her love…his choice.
Sacred Welsh Waters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Paul D. E. Mitchell. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Chris Thomas has written a definitive guide to the sacred wells and springs of Wales. Once sites of pagan ritual, many were appropriated by early Christian saints who continued to promote their magical healing properties. More than just a must-see list, the author has researched the local history of the well and their sometimes less than saintly patrons. Includes a guide to Welsh pronunciation.
The Weeping Sands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Three narratives of love and loss are interwoven in John Wheatley's novel which is set on the isle of Anglesey, Wales. Spanning 350 years, from English Civil War to present day, a ruined mansion provides the link between past and present. Meanwhile, the `weeping sands` of the title, the Lavan Sands, at the eastern edge of the Menai Strait provides a melancholy background to the novel`s events.
Flowers of Vitriol
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is 1817 and in Amlwch, copper capital of the world, discontent amongst the poor and the disaffected, is about to explode. Mine Superintendent, Tom Kendrick, brings his bride, the beautiful Cornish girl, Alys, 20 years his junior home to Amlwch. The arrival of the Irish sea captain, and his friendship with Kendrick, sets off an intriguing tale of love, jealousy, treachery and blackmail.
A Golden Mist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In 1859, The Royal Charter returning from Melbourne with a company of 500 and a cargo of gold, was wrecked at Moelfre on Anglesey. Only 40 survived. 150 years later Saffy Williams discovers that an ancestor lived in Moelfre at the time. Through the diary of Sophia Davis, on board ship, and the memoir of Richard Williams, the tragic and passionate tale of the lost treasure ship is told.
The Charter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,660. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Sarah Morton hopes discovering the truth about the 1859 shipwreck of the Royal Charter will silence the demons of her past. But, tormented by visions and threats on her life, Sarah fears the ship may claim her as its final victim. Set along the dramatic and dangerous Anglesey coastline, The Charter, is a story of greed and forgiveness -- when the treasures of the past evoke the crimes of today.
Paintings and Poems
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Evelyn Pugh's watercolours express her love of nature. The paintings are from original works. Visit www.evelynpugh.co.uk. Lyndon Pugh’s poems reflect his interest in Welsh culture, history and landscape, a sense of loss, village life. This is a book of poems about paintings, paintings with poems, poems and paintings, poems on paintings, Welsh landscapes, botanical paintings, and flower paintings.
Invasion: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors: Book 1
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Series: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,400. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012 by Eres Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
“You will know the man…” One woman stands against the INVASION of her home. One man holds her life in his hands. And… “he was not a man who needed a lot of women. He was a man who needed a lot of one woman. This woman.”
Eli's Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
An epic tale of love and loss; this is the story of two families bound together by conflict, passion and betrayal, and takes us from a quiet corner of the Welsh Marches to the harshness of the Australian outback. In 1901 two old men quarrel and end their lifelong friendship. Each hides a secret. 20 years later, a young woman will pay a terrible price for their good intentions.
Rainbows In The Clouds
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 102,610. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
'Rainbows in the Clouds' continues the Llewellyn family saga through the testing and explosive times of WWII. Carrie's life is turned upside down when the London Chest Hospital is bombed in the Blitz and it threatens to tear her from the slowly flowering love she has found in Michael's arms.