Books tagged: countryside

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Turning The Page: Another Place, Another Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A travelogue with a difference. The account of a brief trip to the author's home country of England, with often very humorous and poignant comments about the history, geography and sociology. Includes a touching account of a Scottish family wedding, and numerous amusing anecdotes, as well as observations of the English at work and play. Short, snappy, and well worth a look! Illustrated.
Living in Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
When John and Heather decided a move to the country would be the perfect lifestyle change, Heather had no idea what an adventure lay ahead. Tossing aside her high-heeled shoes, this management consultant stepped into a world she was ill-prepared to handle. 'Living in Paradise', was interwoven with abundant challenges and demanded skills she had not intended to add to her resume!
The Village on the Hill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Parkrow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Delightful stories of childhood in an English village in the fenland.
The Gift
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Where does the notorious Rosa Watson go following her release from prison? Can she escape from her past? Or has the past caught up with her? Tom Radcliffe believes she has a gift, but is he right? And what is it that Rosa can really see? ('The Gift' is longer version of the short story that won first prize in the Oundle Literary Festival in 2011.)
An Irish Miracle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An Irish Miracle is the story of Dillon and Alastar Connolly, young men separated by two generations and searching for their places in the world. From an Ohio farm to western Ireland and from the 1940s to present day, their journeys take them through peaceful countryside and personal challenges. Their paths cross in unexpected ways, never far from the people, the horses, and the lands they love.
Life Reflections
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Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
"Life Reflections" is a group of poems written by 10 year old girl Isha Deshmukh. She lives in Alpharetta, GA. Isha is a 5th grade student. Isha shares reflective moments of life, her keen observation of nature and things that surround her. These poems with simple worlds and profound meaning seem to flow naturally. They transcend you to a different world.
A Small Inheritance
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 73,630. Language: British English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two strangers, Simon and Kitty, inherit a rundown property in the middle of Ireland. Simon, with his friend Josh, is involved in illegal deals. When Kitty becomes involved, the three are caught in a life of deception against the beginning of the Celtic Tiger.
We're from the Country!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Field Sports
A collection of five short tales of country-pursuits in the British countryside (and further afield).
A Season for Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A Regency novella... A vicar’s orphaned daughter, Elizabeth Townsend is grateful to her uncle, the Earl of Dewberry, for taking her in. When she is thrown from her horse while on a country ride, a dashing, raven-haired soldier, just home from the war, gallantly rescues her as a knight-of-old. He's the Marquess of Bingington, heir to the duke—and totally out of her league. Totally.
Sensible Places: Essays on Place, Time, & Countryside
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 18, 2012 by Bapton Books. Category: Essay » Literature
The countryman's calendar; life in sprung rhythm. The West Country's beloved essayist writes of his countryside, of chalk streams, white horses and ancient henges, eccentric neighbours, village life, village cricket, and Evensong. An instant country classic.