Books tagged: wodehouse

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Ghosty: This Fenceless World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,530. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Are you a fan of P.G. Wodehouse? A fan of The A-Team? A fan of both? Do you like witty wordplay? Then you will love Ghosty: This Fenceless World. Bingo Elkins is an Edwardian-era aristocrat ghost who, with the help of a hot Asian personal secretary/assassin, a B-movie scientist, and an unfrozen caveman, sets out to defeat a rummy secret society and preserve the old sunny disposish.
Ocean Boulevard - An epic journey all the way... from a boy to a man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,180. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
"Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." TalkSport "A seriously funny man with a great gift for story-telling. One of the funniest books I have ever read." City Talk "Baboulene is like a Bryson who has really played the field. Truly adventurous, truly hilarious and funny enough to burst your stitches!" Borders Books "Interesting, raucous and very, very funny." Maxim
What Ho, Automaton!
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Series: Reeves and Worcester Steampunk Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011 by Book View Cafe. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Wodehouse Steampunk! **WSFA Small Press Award nominee ** Reggie Worcester and Reeves, his automaton valet, are consulting detectives in an alternative 1903 where an augmented Queen Victoria is still on the throne and automata are a common sight below stairs. Humour, Mystery, Aunts, and Zeppelins! Contains two stories - a novelette and a long novella - totalling 50k words (250 paperback pages)
Ghosty: White Cloud, Blue Mountain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,410. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Bingo Elkins, ghost about town, is back, and his sunny disposish is being threatened like never before. The society of The Black Foot is out for revenge, and while his brilliant executive assistant recovers from a nefarious assassination attempt, Bingo must toddle on with the help of his eccentric friends. Throw in a time-stopping villain, and one wonders how the old boy will make out.
Sitting Duck
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Not a whodunnit, but a who’ll do it!" 'Lucky Jim' meets 'The Beach': a pacy comic novel with a sting in the tail. Meet Martin Mallard: middle-aged, divorced and uptight, but determined have an adventure. He’s joined a tour of Pootapuri, an obscure island in the Bay of Bengal. But it gradually dawns on him that someone in the group has got it in for him. Someone homicidal…
Barking Mad: A Reginald Spiffington Mystery
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,730. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Typecast Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The year is 1931. The scene is wolfishly classic English fare. And tonight the moon hangs as full as a royal pie plate in this inaugural Reginald Spiffington mystery. Imagine touring the grounds of an Agatha Christie English manor with P.G. Wodehouse as your guide, only to find Lon Chaney Jr. wandering the estate. A fresh, literary twist on the whodunit from author Jamieson Ridenhour.
Whispering Crates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Action thriller, science fiction, horror, historical romance – what kind of author could write them all? The title comes from an early computer-generated poem, so is the author human? Napoleon, ancient Egypt, Scottish punks, zombie monks, a long-lost Marlowe play and a CIA database going haywire are just some of the ingredients of this phantasmagoria.
The Adventures of Thadeus Burke
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,310. Language: British English. Published: April 9, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Meet the Honourable Thadeus Burke, son of a lord launching his career running an insurance business at Lloyd's of London. Yet, if Thadeus Burke hoped to find security and a quiet life there, he could not have been more mistaken. For where the stakes are high the cunning is low. The underworld finds its way into underwriting, and Thadeus finds himself drawn into the riddles and rewards.
The Further Adventures of Thadeus Burke
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This book is a sequel to the first adventures of Thadeus Burke, published last year, and continues the antics of the aristocratic Lloyd’s insurance broker and his sister, Dr Freddie, together with Inspector Johnny Jackson of Scotland Yard. It is now the summer of 1926 and our hero, assisted by his loyal staff, divide their time between the City of London and the City of Cambridge. Following the
Marshall McLuhan's Page 69 Test
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 238,910. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Marshall McLuhan, prophet of the modern media age, recommends that the reader turn to page 69 of any book and read it. If you like that page, buy the book. In addition to helping you to figure out what to read in an era of seemingly limitless content, with over 450 specially selected titles, the Page 69 Test allows you to discover many new books and authors in a brief but interesting encounter.