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The Zulu Wars - A Brief History
Series: A Brief History, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 6,160. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013 by UK Independent Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The Anglo – Zulu wars, a clash between the might of the British Empire with the African Zulu Kingdom, began in 1879. The British forces, led by Lord Chelmsford, invaded Zululand. Many battles ensued, including a stunning Zulu victory at Isandlwana, and the near-collapse of the garrison at Rorke’s Drift. However, in the end, the British were triumphant. The Zulu would no longer be free.
The Indian Mutiny - A Brief History
Series: A Brief History, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 12,400. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013 by UK Independent Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 began as a mutiny of sepoys of the East India Company's army on 10 May 1857, in the town of Meerut, and soon escalated into other mutinies and civilian rebellions largely in the upper Gangetic plain and central India, with the major hostilities confined to present-day Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, northern Madhya Pradesh, and the Delhi region.
Horror Anthology - A collection of short, scary stories
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Eight spooky, scary stories from British writer Chris Welsh, collected in one place. Includes: LEAVE A NOTE DIRECTOR'S CUT CRIER EVIL EYE A STRANGER'S STORIES THE BEAST OF LEVEL 13 SEPARATION PATSY (52,600 words in total)
Hannibal House
Price: Free! Words: 30,450. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
Sometimes you don't choose the house, the house chooses you.
Falling Out of Cars
Price: $4.62 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
'Noon navigates his dystopia with tremendous verve… As well as being a road novel, Falling Out of Cars also toys with being a fantasy quest, thriller, and social allegory before thumbing its nose at the lot of them and creating a vivid, unique space of its own.' _THE TIMES
Scafell
Price: $4.78 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A mutilated body popping up lake-side is not the peaceful start Stephen 'Sparky' Markham was hoping for when he moved up to the Lake District to come to terms with disastrous recent events involving his family. This is the first crime novel featuring Sparky Markham. It mixes mystery, surrealism, humour and is set to a soundtrack of rock 'n' roll, blues, jazz, country and electronic music.
Earth Power
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,530. Language: British English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
EARTH POWER introduces an extraordinary team of paranormal investigators, led by Raphael Drake and Sam Watkins, partners in the London-based Aquarius Agency. Called in after a series of bizarre incidents in the North of England, the team find a vortex of destructive energy focused on a small market town. As they race to avert an impending disaster, mysterious forces are gathering against them.
World Cuisine at Home: International Family Menus & Recipes From Around the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » International
Enjoy international cuisine from the comfort of your own home with family meals from 90 different countries and regions worldwide.
Infected Connection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,800. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Something is incubating inside phone batteries - something hostile and ready to hatch. This discovery leads a stressed technician on a journey across thousands of miles, trying to trace the source of the conspiracy. People become pawns, friends become foes, and civilisation itself starts to crumble as he is reluctantly recruited in the fight against an unfathomable enemy.
Betrayed Countess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,970. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Forced from France by her devious guardian on the eve of the French Revolution, Countess Bettina Jonquiere must deliver an important package to further the royalist cause. In England, she discovers the package is full of blank papers, the address false and she’s penniless. Stranded in a Cornish village, Bettina toils in a bawdy tavern and falls in love with a man who may have murdered his wife