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Searching for Ahimsa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Northern Ireland 1998. A ceasefire. A new dawn. The men of violence are off buying new suits to become respectable when the untimely death of an MP opens a door to power. Two very different men seize the chance to do something with their lives that is bigger than them and the women they love. These two love stories, one new, one established, are tested by uncertain times.
An Extraordinary Life
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A betting man visiting Cardiff in Wales and meeting a baby Brian Twinney in 1936 would have given very long odds on him making it into his teens, let alone being 78 years old and living with his family in the north of Thailand. For this is a survival story, just as much as tales of shipwrecks or walks across Antarctica.
For I Have Sinned
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,040. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One brief, careless moment is still long enough for all the world to change. It is 1913 and the McKennas are emigrating from Cork to South Africa. Through a tragic misunderstanding, they leave 7-year-old Salome behind on the quay ... and so begins an extraordinary tale of intrigue as, time and again, the growing girl finds herself loved and betrayed, inspired and abandoned.
Margaret Of Cork
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In the early years of the seventeenth century, Margaret Casey, widow of an Irish gentleman farmer, is evicted from her manor home by the English . Driven west to Munster with her children and retainers, she finds love, honor, and happiness among the grey Kerry stones. But war is forever on the horizon in Ireland, will Cromwell's army ruin everything?
The Murder Of Mary Rogers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » History » North America
I have used United States Census records from the 19th century along with business directories, i.e. Doggett's Business Directory of New York City, to add some light on a murder that occurred in Hoboken, New Jersey on July 25th, 1841. Specifically, the text of my ebook examines what can be learned about Mary Rogers, her family, as well as the men who may have been associated with her brutal death.
Maid Behind the Bar
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Three travelers join an Irish farmer in his kitchen for drinks in this story of culinary discussion and cultural reflection.
The Doondah Veil
Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Humorous
Áine is worried that her gifted little brother will ruin her First Holy Communion with his non-stop flow of chatter. His obsession with a Makem and Clancy song could spoil things for everyone. She devises various plans to make sure he is not in the church on her special day. Tractors and magic play a crucial part.
The Trip to Bandon
Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Many Irish parents get into a huge tizz over the their children's First Holy Communion. During the lead up to the Communion season newspapers and radio shows are full of parents worrying, over-spending, worrying, and asking for and doling out advice. In this story Kathleen and her mum and Nan go on a pleasantly aimless trip to Bandon to look for a tasteful dress.
Cousin Assumpta's Dress
Series: First Holy Communions in Cork. Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Many little girls in Ireland borrow the dresses for their First Holy Communion from their big sisters or cousins. This is the tale of a girl who finds that her cousin's beautiful dress just does not fit her. She comes up with a clever, so she thinks, solution to the problem.
Pubs of Ireland West Cork
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A virtual West Cork pub crawl, and no hangover! The Pubs of Ireland West Cork eBook is a "coffee table" style photo book containing over 40 different color photos of beautiful authentic traditional Irish pubs in West Cork, Ireland, great for viewing on any eBook reader or tablet device. All brand new West Cork Irish pub photos and top Irish family name West Cork pubs inside!