Austin Macauley

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We are an independent trade publisher based in the heart of Canary Wharf. Our lists contain a wide range of genres, both fiction and nonfiction, and we publish a variety of interesting books suitable for all ages and tastes.

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The Best Medicine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Based on the personal autograph book of a WW1 volunteer Red Cross nurse it gives an insight to life in a military hospital from 1914 until 1918. Hitherto unpublished verses and drawings by seriously wounded servicemen were offered in gratitude to the nurse who freely dedicated years of her life to their welfare.
Lock-Down Blues
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,360. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The prisoners, their cohorts (inside and out), their victims, and the prison staff, all play their parts in this tale; crossing the country from prison to prison, crime scene to crime scene, all leading to Raymar prison, a newly built progressive institution where, it is hoped, their criminal behaviour can be confronted.
Vanished Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in Switzerland before the Second World War into a large and colourful family, she endured hardship and hard work but also love and laughter, all of which are captured in great detail in this memoir.
Carenza's Heirs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,550. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this sequel to Carenza's Journey Carenza has settled down with Hugh in Nether Heydon in Worcestershire. Her antiques business keeps her independent and her eldest daughters, Lily and Georgia, are ready for university. There Lily falls in and out of love with Janyn Beckworth. She thinks she's learned the hard way how Mr Right can turn out to be Mr Wrong. But Janyn is only just getting started.
There's None So Blind As He Who Will Not See
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
FACTS of life that are deliberately hidden from us; that's what this book's about! Dangerous realities that, because they have been both politically and subliminally concealed for so long, have burgeoned into a real threat to humanity!
Baby Bunny's First Adventures
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Emmy Bunny, a baby rabbit, lives with her parents and older brother under a thorn bush near some allotments. As the year passes, Emmy begins to discover new things about the world around her, finds new friends who help her on her adventures and learns the proper way to behave around others.
Marie's World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Marie's World tells a tale of love gone wrong, of doing the right thing even if it hurts and how to survive when your world is turned upside down.
Michael Moon and the Cauldron of Wishes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,600. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
When Michael Moon moves to the country with his mum, dad, and baby sister, he discovers a magical and mysterious cauldron that promises to grant him a wish a day for each of the next four days.
A Knock on a Door
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A Knock on a Door is the debut collection of poetry from Christos Kallis. It demonstrates great flexibility of style, experimental touches and eccentric twists. The poems range from the abstract to the lyrical, from explorations of religion to love and the human condition.
Human Spirits and Entrepreneurship Culture - a New Perspective in the Globalisation Era
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
The entrepreneur is the baker who bakes bread every morning, the retailer who sells this bread, the bar's owner who with the bread creates our sandwich lunch. The authors see this book as ‘a message in a bottle' alerting us to the importance of entrepreneurship in the world today.
The Knowing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,190. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Knowing is a gritty, supernatural crime novel set in Glasgow. The narrator is a psychology lecturer named Jen Keith, who has dreams and visions about deaths which are yet to happen.
Getting a Better Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Humans have creative minds and our best way forward is to direct our speech and imagination towards the positive.
An Only Girl
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Melissa Usher's debut collection of poems, An Only Girl, was inspired by both her difficult past and the creative women in her family. The collection has a fresh and unique voice and Usher's poems show diversity and passion.
Tony Macaroni
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The name's Macaroni. Tony Macaroni - private investigator extraordinaire and collector of frequent flyer miles to the Realm of Belief.
Finished
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the Swedish town of Sundsvall the female owner of a basement flea market is killed by a single hammer blow. Magnus Trygg is away on an Inspector's course and so the case is reluctantly given to his rival for the post of Head of Homicide, Lennart Havendal.
A Timely Dream
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,210. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Felicity is a Senior Caregiver in an elite Rest Home. When she has her curiosity aroused by a poster placed the wrong way round in a window across the valley from her work place, she organises an investigation.
Hourglass Heights
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Erotica » Suspense/Mystery
Who is brutally murdering the male residents of the Hourglass Heights apartment complex? At first glance, it would appear that their spouses are the killers, but Detective Marcia Tanaka believes that a serial killer is responsible.
What Happened to America? From Karl Marx to the Radical Socialism of President Obama... His Dreams, Politics and Performance in Office
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is an economist-turn-businessman's view of what happened to America in his lifetime.
Waiting for Summer (Book 2)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 174,440. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
In Cyprus, after the worst nine months of Sylvie Sapphiris's life, summer has arrived at last, and with it an unexpected, ecstatic change in Sylvie's circumstances. But with all the odds stacked against her new life, can it last?
Trust Me - I'm Your Tour Manager!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up during WWII the author had few chances to travel from his small Northamptonshire town for his first 15 years. On National Service he discovered much more of England and Wales and then Germany, finally discovering exotic places on a troopship "cruise" to Korea and back.
Weeds in the Garden of Eden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Barbara Unković, a proud New Zealand-born writer of Croatian and English descent, travels to the village that was her grandfather's birthplace to begin a new life. There, amidst the timeless beauty of this idyllic Adriatic island, things are not quite as they seem...
Umar Farooq - The Great Caliph
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,900. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Dr Mohammed Abdullah Pasha's biography focuses on Umar Farooq's ten years as caliph - which saw the rapid growth of Islam as a religion and a genuine force for good. Using the Qur'an as his guide and based on the principles of equality, justice, freedom, and respect, Umar Farooq's achievements were frequently innovative and radical, including the introduction of arguably the world's first welfare.
The Saga Of Barak
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 239,730. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Saga of Barak is a tale of a giant of a man, Barak, who is in the employ of Rome. His role is that of a slayer, a profession to which he is very much suited. When his friend King Aulric's son is poisoned and his daughter kidnapped by Black Guard warriors from Barak's homeland of Krozakistan Barak vows to find and return the daughter and obtain an antidote from his homeland.
Harry The Hippo Junior & Friends: The Football Match
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
When Harry the Hippo finds a ball in the wildlife park where he lives, he decides to gather all of his friends together for a game of football. But can they stop Charlie the Chimp from stealing the ball, Lionel the Lion from bursting it, and Amanda the Panda from eating the goal posts? Do they even know the rules? And who will win?
Sara & Habeel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the story of two protagonists, Sara and Habeel, but it is also the story of a tribe who have lived in one area for generations, but forced by a changing climate that affects both them and their livestock. They must make a brave decision to leave all that they knew behind them and journey to another land where they can build a new life.
I Have A Message For You
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,710. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This down-to-earth account of Chrissie's life in her own words tells a series of heart-warming but incredible stories about her career as a medium and a mother.
Alison's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Alison's Story, a semi-autobiographical account of the author's first thirty years, begins in the dark days of World War II. She recounts frankly a childhood with her outspoken mother, and stepfather Roger, in a moving and often humourous way. Her teenage years are set against a comfortable, yet unconventional family life.
A Thrush Up My Arse
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Camped somewhere between Fanny Hill and The League of Gentlemen, A Thrush Up My Arse hilariously follows the adventures of Fanny Fakewitt, who, upon discovering the onset of ‘a menopause of not the trivial sort', is advised by her doctor, Elijah McFigeon (struck off for several years) to head north, toughen up, and get the soft southern-ness kicked out of her.
Long Way From Tipperary
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,330. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Long Way From Tipperary is a well-researched, thoughtfully-written account of the early days of the First World War, seen through the eyes of those who experienced it most directly - the soldiers at the ‘sharp end'. It is a tale of dogged endurance, humanity, friendship and the resilience of the human spirit under the most extreme conditions.
Roadside Warrior
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,880. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Connie has put to one side her parents' acrimonious divorce and her father's court case. Likewise her boyfriend Chris, also a soldier, with whom there is a possible future. Her brother Calvin is a distant memory as they lost touch some time ago. However, Fate has decreed that Calvin, who has converted to Islam and joined the Taliban in Afghanistan, will reappear dramatically in Connie's life.
The Bright Mind Between Death And Birth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
In Gangri Karma Rinpoche's latest work "The Bright Mind Between Death and Birth" he explores the teachings of Buddha Shakyamuni by answering a series of 108 questions. Through these questions and answers he seeks to enlighten all who are looking to fulfil mental and psychology happiness.
ACE
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,390. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
‘Ace' is a fictional story about two men of starkly different backgrounds and personalities, who are drawn together by their love of and prowess for tennis, but inextricably linked in other ways.
A Simple Tale of Truth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
It's true, how will you know when the second coming is imminent? People have been so caught up with the so-called Revelations, to the point they believe it to be as written. But who wrote it? It certainly didn't come from the original source of truth. May this be a modern starting point from the original source of truth, GOD!
Angelica
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
D.H. Crammond's new book Angelica follows the life of a young nurse from bomb ravaged Portsmouth across post war Europe witnessing the horrors of the Nazi concentration camps, in a search for her missing GI husband Julio.
The Emergence of Malaterre
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,400. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After the events surrounding Whitewall Estate and her kidnap at the hands of Adrian Darke at Cragg Vale, Naomi Wilkes is looking forward to a well overdue rest. With her marriage stronger than ever and the thought of a child on the way, things have never looked brighter.
Just my Job
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Jenni Hutchinson - born on the Isle of Wight, raised in Southampton - tells the story of a South Coast native, Lily McGoldrick, and her tumultuous final year at university. Lily takes a job in a shop to make ends meet, and falls head-over-heels in love with her supervisor, charismatic Jacek Bogdanowski.
Chameleon in my Garden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,650. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nita Nicholson's debut novel, Chameleon in my garden, is set in Libya in the early years of the Gaddafi regime. The garden of the title is a haven under siege, lying between an enigmatic and hostile wilderness and a forbidding coastline.
The Day of Apollyon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,220. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Day of Apollyon is an apocalyptic novel containing a nightmarish vision of Britain in the near future. A savage satire on modern political trends, it targets both left and right, from reckless economic policies, through multi-culturalism and political correctness, to sentimental views of the past, and worship of the military.
How have i cheated Death? A Short adn Merry Life with Cystic Fibrosis
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is one of the UK's most common life-threatening diseases, affecting over 10,000 people. Each week, five babies are born with the condition; however, each week, three young lives are also lost to it. Currently, there's no cure.
The Baiting of the Bear
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,670. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When businessman John Dax's adopted son is killed and his wife badly injured in a botched kidnap attempt, the lack of interest on the part of the police prompts him to look further into this apparently unprovoked attack.
Path of the Gods
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 123,080. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Two friends, Jerome and Peter, and a girl running from a harrowing past, become involved in an epic journey of discovery. Accompanied by new friends, they become the target of The Reformation, but why are they so interested? And will their evil secrets be unveiled before it is too late?
Muzungu, Good Morning
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The teachers said that they were grateful for all that I had done for them in the short time I had been at the school, including the mirror in the loo...
From Page to Stage
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
With nearly fifty years' experience of amateur theatre as director, performer and critic, Andrew Ings shares his insights and expertise into the difficulties, rewards and pleasures of this truly British pastime.
Quieter Moments with Epping Forest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Margie Anne has always had a special connection with Epping Forest. Inspired to write within ‘her' darker days with spirit and creation around her since 1979. ‘Quieter Moments With Epping Forest' is a collection of writings since 1979.
The Burnt Fool
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Frank Lynn's debut novel is a wry look at the inscrutable world of extremist faith, and the lingering reach of its warrant. For twenty years and more, Dave Jennings has been One of the Chosen, eagerly sacrificing his freedoms on the altar of Truth, preaching the revealed Word, towing the line.
All in the Mind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,740. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
P. S. Sims has compiled a collection of her own poems and some recently found writings by Douglas. This collection of poems and prose is passionate and full of emotion, contrasting both the heady joys of true love and the darkest hours in the depths of despair, loneliness and desperation.
A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
After living in Croatia for seven years, author Barbara Unković returned to her New Zealand birthplace for an extended family holiday. With the holiday over, and eager to be back in her adopted homeland, Barbara's joy upon her return to Croatia is marred by the rude welcome she receives.
Mum Is In Charge
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,330. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
‘Mum is in Charge' by John O'Neill In ‘Mum is in Charge', John O'Neill takes us back to his adolescent years during the dark and difficult times of the Second World War. The youngest of four children, he describes his wartime experiences and marvels at the way his mother held the family together and ran a Guesthouse in those turbulent times. From the horrors of being trapped in an air raid
Burma And The Jade Tree
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,980. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The author is a retired university professor who worked most of his life abroad. He has published four scientific books, forty scientific articles and six novels. All of his books are based on places he has lived so the background is accurate as are the historical details. During this time he witnessed the corruption among both leaders and diplomats while seeing the horrors of violence and war.
Waiting for Pat
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Peter Asher's Waiting for Pat is a story of a world seen through the eyes of a sick five-year old child known as Poorly Boy. His hospital experiences lead him on to form his own hospital community based in his Garden Shed Infirmary and devote his time to helping soft toys recover from their various ailments. His staff, Daddy Springy and Nelly help him treat patients such as Little Sheeps, Crumble

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From Castanets to Conscription
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,790. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
It's 1957 and Peter Mardle receives two letters on the same day - one giving details of his call-up for National Service, and the other from his cousin in Spain inviting him to stay with her and her GI husband. What would you do?

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