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Christmas in Knavesborough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00)
Four Christmas crime stories featuring the Gershwins and Constable Penrose. The humorous and cosy tales take place in the fictional village of Knavesborough, Yorkshire. Light entertainment for readers who prefer their Christmas dinner with solid doses of crime and humour. 8,000 words in all.
The Beatles In Cleveland: Memories, Facts & Photos About The Notorious 1964 & 1966 Concerts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Two of the wildest concerts in Beatles and rock'n roll history. Includes never before published photos of The Beatles and eyewitness accounts from promoters, opening acts, deejays, fans and others. A concert by The Beatles was not just about the music, but also the emotions stirred by the most influential group in the history of popular music. Foreword by Bill Harry, founder of "Mersey Beat."
A Primrose in November
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 177,850. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Romance, revenge, and the meaning of home combine in this story about second chances. It’s November 1972 in the less-than-bucolic English countryside. David’s relationship with his French girlfriend disintegrates when a pretty Canadian offers him a marriage of convenience to solve her visa problems. David must not lose focus or a vengeful magistrate will steal Wyndlan, the family farm.
The Death of Cassandra Quebec
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cassandra Quebec: an artist who had shown the world her soul. At the height of her career she was the world's most celebrated artist, but then she announced her betrothal to minor laser-sculptor Nathaniel Maltravers. A year later she was dead. And now... her death has become a work of art. Powerful and clever science fiction from the two times winner of the BSFA short story award.
The Tranquillity Project
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00)
The price of peace is high in the post-war British zone of 2042. The female government, led by Verity Wood, blames male aggression for the devastating Final War, which has resulted in a shrunken world divided between secular West and clerical East. In the British Zone, women are in control and men are marginalized. Tyranny is difficult to maintain, even if it is clothed in a velvet glove.
Charlie Priest's Telegram
Price: $6.38 USD. Words: 173,980. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The telegram was a surprise, Charlie Priest's life was turned upside down. It brought him a secretive grandmother he didn't know. It was another telegram that introduced his gardener Rose Bramley. Her gorgeous eyes hid a secret. Charlie fell in love with her, yet, when he proposed, she rejected him though it was like stabbing her own heart. That dark secret of hers was stronger even than her love
The Ombudsmen - Time for Reform
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Thoughtful and convincing work arguing for the thorough reform of the Ombudsman system written by an MP PPS in the House of Commons.
World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 1
Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,960. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.50)
Ruby Side Thompson, an ordinary woman living during the World War ll London Blitz bombing blasts history out of the realm of dry, dusty names and dates and places the reader in the midst of the terrifying events as they unfold. This is very important documentation and will have tremendous appeal to those who have an avid interest in the effect of the war on ordinary citizens.
The Legend of Robin Hood in Manchester
You set the price! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From his humble scally Mancunian beginnings to learning his criminal trade on the mean streets of Nottingham. This is the untold short story of Robin Hood and the legacy he left on his hometown of Manchester....
The Rise and Fall of Boudica and her Brass Colander
You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Love, war, colanders and flapjack. This short story highlights Boudica's rise to power and her shocking fall from grace as the culinary queen of the Britons.