Books tagged: barbados

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Murder on the Beach
Series: Dodie Fanshaw Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,540. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dodie Fanshaw, escaping from London in January to stay with old Hollywood friends in Barbados, soon becomes involved with the local English and American ex-pat community. Enjoying the weather, the friendships, and learning to sail, she doesn't expect murder. But tensions are high, old quarrels are renewed, and several have motives but no one has an alibi. Dodie sets out to solve the mystery.
A Tale of Two Brothers
Series: Beautifully Unbroken (TM). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,060. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The fraternal bond of twin brothers is tested by the announcement of their parents' impending divorce. Mr. and Mrs. Dareem talk tearfully of separating their teenage sons - taking one to America while leaving the other at home in Barbados. Yet despite the burdens of school exams, a threatening bully and burgeoning teenage love, Charles and Willard finally discover a way to stay together.
Оскорбительная фамилия
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,580. Language: Russian. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Приключенческий роман охватывает большой период времени. В первой части рассказывается об удивительной судьбе человека, который, вырвавшись из нацистского плена, не вернулся на родину и отправился сначала в США, а впоследствии на Барбадос. Вторая часть повествует о тяжёлой жизни его двоюродного внука, перенося события в Украину в 1997-ой год.
Perfect Execution And Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017 by Ken Puddicombe. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
“Michael Joll is a master of surprise endings, but they never seem forced. He always stays true to his characters and their worlds.” - Nancy Kay Clark, author and editor, CommuterLit.com.
International Cuisines Volume One: North America and the Caribbean
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » International
This work has been thoroughly researched and carefully selected. International Cuisines Volume One: North America and the Caribbean specifically focuses on traditional and national local dishes from all the countries in that region. North American and Caribbean foods are very popular mainly because of its diversity and origin from Africa, Asia and Europe.
Who Killed the Lark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Private detective Kate Parnell is determined to solve the mysterious murder of highly respectable and popular Barbadian socialite Ada Lark. Set against the colourful background of Barbados in the 1990s, the wild shenanigans of Kate’s twin sisters Belle and Fleur, her own budding romance with a local detective, and the strange disappearance of her housemaid, ensure there is never a dull moment.
The Healing Tree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Margaret Knight's fast paced novel about interracial and inter-class love in the Barbados of the 1940s and 50s is set against the factual backdrop of the murder of Myra Greenland in 1948. There is plenty of drama and unexpected twists and turns to keep the reader guessing about the final outcome in the 1980s, when the full significance of the tree of the book's title becomes apparent.
From Flying Fish to Kippers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,750. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Romance » General
Set mostly in England just after World War II, Barbadian born ‘Trixie’ Ridger is unhappy that her parents have sent her to boarding school in England. Despite the culture shock, she finds an inner strength and resilience that carry her through. As usual, Margaret Knight peppers her fast moving storylines with the ever present spectre of racism that lay just below the surface in post war Britain.
Bentley
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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A touching, true short story that relates an experience in Barbados back in the 70's that makes one realize how lucky we are in comparison to others
Sweet Seduction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Kira Reed reinvents herself then moves to Barbados to start over. Giles Earl owns a plantation house and sugar factory. Kira should be seducing him with her business prowess, but instead falls in love with Giles. The mysterious death of Tamara, Kira's mother, plays alongside Kira's story. The secret she discovers could ruin the love she and Giles share.