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Cornucopia
Price: Free! Words: 171,080. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The pursuit of wealth by bankers and their friends in London, Moscow and hong Kong.
The Plan
Price: Free! Words: 110,610. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Business
The Plan is the third part of the Turning Point trilogy 2009-2010, the crisis bites
In Defence of the City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Written by six of the leading financial theorists in Britain, this book puts forward a powerful case for the freedom of the City of London and the financial industries that it holds. Free trade and innovation are the keys to future prosperity. The siren voices calling for government interference and regulation must be resisted.
Maximum Republic
You set the price! Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Anyone who knows anything about Britain knows that it is a democracy and a constitutional monarchy. The trouble is, it is neither. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is one of the most exotic nations on earth. In Maximum Republic Dan Hind explains how the country is currently run and sets out a programme of thorough reform.
Thanks, Eddie
Price: $2.24 USD. Words: 72,670. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A witty satire on City life, which will be gruesomely familiar to all those who work within the Square Mile. The Times Most enjoyable...good on office atmosphere, City jargon, slap and tickle. The Guardian No-one knows more about the workings of Dividend Investments than Eddie Fly... no, he isn't the Chief Executive but the head messenger, the life and soul of the company...
Moses Trod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 225,060. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A drama of contrasts where two generations intertwine through the life of one man, encountering music, wealth, women, artists, good times and bad as he struggles to come to terms with life and love, always meaning to leave the world a better place. Beneath this fast flowing story lies Moses, a tramp who wanders the streets and hills. 'It was the hills that made him...'
Xlr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Leroy Peters, a headstrong 15 year old boy, living in the East of London finds that his school is mysteriously changing into a strangely cerebral but ominous place. He has no idea why, but when his father, Donald, a detective in the local police force, tells the family of a new drug sweeping the East End, it all adds up. Leroy faces chasing, kidnap and betrayal in an attempt to stop it.
Death of a Financier
Price: Free! Words: 86,190. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Tom Barton arrives in Kovalam, a small tourist resort in the southern Indian state of Kerala. In the Maharaja Palace he finds himself in the company of holiday makers including Stephen Parkly, the CEO of a City bank, and his young wife Emma. Parkly falls gravely ill as his mortgage and investment bank is caught in the financial storm with it’s shares plunging on the London Stock Exchange.