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Blackwood Crossing
Series: British Agent, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.67)
Setting: Victorian England and Scotland Sensuality Rating: G (clean romance) Author MK McClintock returns with swashbuckling heroes and courageous heroines in "Blackwood Crossing," a story of buried secrets and second chances.
Pulling Princes
Series: The Calypso Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,780. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
(5.00)
When Calypso returns from Los Angeles to her English boarding school for the summer term, she is determined to fit in with the popular crowd. Her plan is to pretend her mother's gay assistant back home is her boyfriend. And to her surprise, the trick works...at least at first.
Fever: The Coldness of Fever (Book V)
Series: Fever. Price: Free! Words: 63,390. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
General, Please Burn My House: The Revolutionary War Story of Rebecca Motte
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Nonfiction » History » North America
Rebecca Motte sat down to supper with her three grown up daughters and her niece. They lived alone in the large plantation house in South Carolina. It was January, 1781 and the Revolutionary war had been going on for four long years. Suddenly there was a pounding at the door. Find out how the patriot Rebecca Motte handled it when the British moved into her house. A 15-minute book Reading level 3.7
Paul Revere: American Patriot; A 15-Minute Biography
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Paul Revere lived in a time when America was not yet a country. It was a colony of England. The people were British subjects and lived under British laws. British soldiers enforced the laws in Boston and other colonial cities. Paul Revere was a patriot. He believed America should be free. Read about the life of this American patriot and learn the truth about his midnight ride in this 15-book.
The Madder Woman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
"I detested reading Lewis Carroll's 'Alice in Wonderland.' However, these additions to the original are right up my alley in that they were equipped with enough well-plotted sanity (while retaining plenty of INsanity I assure you,) to allow me to thoroughly enjoy them." - Ali from (Amazon.com)
The Cat Wore Electric Goggles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book is not entirely serious, and it's not entirely not serious. There’s only one cat (briefly) mentioned in the whole book, velociducks do not hunt in packs around English village ponds, and the Moon landing actually cost England a lot more than two hundred and fifty quid. Think Ealing comedy written by tweed-cap chaps in white laboratory coats, some of whom were on psychotropic substances.
Into the Arms of Morpheus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,120. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Sylvia clings to an adolescent obsession with Morpheus, the Greek God of Dreams. She's brought it with her to the university in Manchester where she studies. Nyx, Goddess of Night burns from a centuries old, unrequited love. When a mystery voice emerges chanting devotion to Nyx, the goddess seeks the source. But she is not the only immortal playing in the realm of men....
Rory's Proposal (A Romantic Comedy)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,870. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 by Raucous Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Fantastic characters, hilarious story, another dynamite read by Lynda Renham.
Rude Food: May Contain Nuts
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: British English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
Winner of nine first prizes at his local baking show this week, Tim Cashmore's Rude Food: May Contain Nuts combines the author's love of humour and cooking, creating distinctively cheeky recipes for his own tasty food creations. This illustrated collection of 38 recipes can be interpreted as innocently or as suggestively as you like. Perfect for those who love cooking and those who like a giggle