Books tagged: derbyshire

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The Dark Tunnel Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 37,030. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Action & Adventure
James and Jessica, the Two Jays, are on holiday in the Derbyshire Peak District in England, staying near Dakedale Manor, which has been completely destroyed in a fire. Did young Sam Stirling burn his family home down? Miss Parkin, the housekeeper, says he did. Sam has gone missing. James and Jessica believe the truth lies behind one of the old iron doors inside the disused railway tunnel.
A Quest for Mr Darcy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 188,190. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Rejected by Elizabeth Bennet, Mr Darcy returns from a year of travelling determined to find a wife, and soon settles on a suitably eligible young lady. But what befell Elizabeth’s family in his absence? And what of the new tenants on his estate named Bennet? Are their paths fated to cross again and, if so, will his life be turned upside down, or can he remain steady to his purpose?
The Elvaston Love Story
Series: Historical Love Stories. You set the price! Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
He was an aristocrat and a confirmed bachelor She was a successful London actress their affair was the talk of the town but their marriage outraged society, so he took her to his castle in derbyshire here he created a fantasy world, a tribute to their love.
The Whole Truth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,520. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A reservoir empties and a drowned village emerges, bringing painful memories for Alice Lammas. It is a harrowing tale she tells Mary, her grand-daughter, of her last summer in that village. And disaster strikes Mary too, leaving her career in ruins. Out of despair comes a reckless plan that almost costs Mary her life, but allows her to build the one relationship that will secure her future.
The Battle of Chesterfield 1266
Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
A book dedicated to the Battle of Chesterfield that ended the Baronial Wars of King Henry III against Simon de Montfort.
A Secret Too Far
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,380. Language: British English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Heartbroken Rianne had built a new life for herself after Javier Márquez walked out of her life. Now, six years later, she bumps into him while on holiday in Spain and cannot believe it when he pretends not to know her. Back home in England she tries to get on with her life, but once again he turns up and this time he tells her the truth.
One Last Breath
Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,210. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The caverns beneath England's Peak District are a major tourist attraction - but this summer a convicted killer is mingling with visitors, bent on revenge. Derbyshire detectives Diane Fry and Ben Cooper are trying to anticipate the fugitive's next move. But the case is about to become much more personal for Cooper. The 5th novel in the award-winning Cooper and Fry series, a bestseller in the UK.
Blood on the Tongue
Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,770. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Guilt, sacrifice and redemption in a freezing Peak District winter. As if three bodies isn't enough, snow has left half of Derbyshire's E Division out of action, and DC Ben Cooper is on a cold trail of his own. In 1945 an RAF bomber crashed on Irontongue Hill, killing everyone but the pilot. But does a vicious attack in a dark Edendale back street prove the trail isn't quite so cold as he thought?
Control:Escape
Series: The Grange. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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More than ten years had passed since Steve Arkwright jumped the firewall and found himself staring at a bleak future. The men in suits knocked on his door gave him a choice and with only one answer. Sign here and you are ours. He had chosen the gilded cage instead of the prison cell, but every cage has bars and when the gilding wears off, the bars are still there. Now he wants out!
Blind to the Bones
Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The 4th novel in the award-winning Cooper & Fry series, set in England's beautiful and atmospheric Peak District. A death in rural family-from-hell the Oxleys brings Derbyshire detectives Ben Cooper and Diane Fry to the remote and unfriendly community of Withens. Re-opening the case of a student missing for the past two years reveals more dark secrets in Withens - and more violence yet to come.