Books tagged: british

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The Cosy Knave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00)
Also titled "Murder deLight". A cosy Yorkshire mystery. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina with fame and fortune. No wonder that spiteful Rose Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose knows he needs help from his fiancée, librarian Rhapsody Gershwin. Cover: Ellen Nielse
The Facebook Killer: Part One.
Series: The Facebook Killer Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
When a London banker's family are murdered and his house burned to the ground, he expects justice to take it's course. When that justice fails him, he seeks his own revenge. Using Facebook to track down the killers nearest and dearest. Dermott Madison has lost everyone he cared about and now he is going to make sure he equals the score. Part one in the ultimate story of antisocial-networking.
The Sunday Club: How to commit the perfect robbery.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Four desperate men with one thing in common, they need to raise a lot of money, and they need it by next Sunday. The unusual answer to their needs comes in the form of Craig, an autistic savant. His recently deceased uncle, a paranoid gangster who refused to leave paper trails, instead entrusting all of his planned robberies to Craig's memory. One plan remains locked in his mind. The Big One.
Tea with Emma (Book One of the Teacup Novellas)
Price: Free! Words: 30,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00)
Fresh from a Jane Austen tour in England, Maddie Cooper returns home to Texas, determined to bring a touch of “Austen to Austin.” She dreams of opening an authentic English tea room and, like Austen’s Emma, use her self-proclaimed gift as a matchmaker. When a cranky Englishman moves in across the street is he the perfect match for someone else, or has Maddie finally found true love?
An Unsafe Pair of Hands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,590. Language: British English. Published: June 28, 2011 by Book View Cafe. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Quirky murder mystery set in rural England. Peter Shand is a high-flying police administrator sent to a quiet rural CID team. On his second day he’s thrust into a high-profile murder case. A body is discovered in an old stone circle – with another woman buried alive beneath her. The pressure on Shand is enormous. The case is baffling. And then another murder occurs, and had there been a third?
Swimming Up the Sun: A Memoir of Adoption
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00)
At age 22, the author set out to find her English birth parents, a Jewish father and a mother believed to be an artist. The adventure led to parents, grandparents, and siblings, a kaleidoscope of relationships with one dark secret at its center.
Five Authentic British Recipes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks
If you are wanting quick and easy then you should probably order take-out. These recipes are not intended for the faint of heart or culinary challenged. Your time and effort preparing these authentic British dishes will be rewarded by their robust and hearty tastes that have been traditional British fare for generations.
Pure Is The Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Forced to escape her home country or face the guillotine, Elise LeNoir makes her way to the estate of Lord Hunter Westwood who opens his home to the young woman and his heart soon becomes hers. Unfortunately, he is already betrothed, an engagement meant to unite two families, not two hearts. Even if Hunter were free, Elise is not in a position to marry.
The Great World History Quiz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
World history trivia for the history buff or anybody with an interest in the past. Covers Ancient up the twentieth century. -In what year was the first test tube baby born? -In which African nation did the Mau Mau Rebellion take place? -What was Leon Trotsky's original name? With hundreds of questions and answers arranged into categories this is sure to challenge and entertain all.
The Docks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50)
Harry's in over his head. One person holds all the answers. Unfortunately Harry killed him last night. Murder, manslaughter or self-defense? All Harry knows is that what he remembers doesn't match what the police are finding out - and if he can't find the truth first he'll be going back to jail for life.