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Wyndham Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2018 by Pub This!. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
When the Morgan family moves into an ancient Irish home, the horrors of the past and present battle for dominance in Wyndham Hall. Dark hallways and even darker secrets may hold the keys to freedom, for the living and the dead alike.
Magee Island
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 19, 2018 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Jim Corcoran worked for the “Bureau”, a secret UK government organisation. Now “retired”, he lives on Magee Island – watched and supervised by a minder whose job is to make sure Jim is not at risk and no risk to anyone else. But Magee Island has a violent history, and perhaps there are forces still at work that may threaten not only the local population but also, ultimately, the whole world.
IRELAND: Snapshots in Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,660. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
What is it about the Irish that makes them so memorable? Love them or not, they stick in your mind as larger than life characters. How have they retained their unique character and culture? The vibrancy is compelling and draws you in. Is it the language, the magic of superstition, the charm or is it the echoes of many invaders - Vikings, Anglo-Saxons, Normans, Spanish and English?
One Cross To Bear: Humanity through Narrative Prose
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Using his distinctive style of storytelling by way of stanza and prose, Irish Poet and Author, Greg McVicker, dives headfirst into the turbulent cycle of life. In “One Cross to Bear”, he takes us on a whirlwind journey of growing up in his native Northern Ireland, up to the present day in Canada. Greg writes unashamedly from the heart, carrying readers along on the waves on an emotional tsunami.
Easter Rising 1916 A Family Answers The Call For Ireland's Freedom 1st And 2nd Edition Boxset
You set the price! Words: 25,440. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Irish men and women joined the Easter Rising on April 14 1916. They did so for Irish independence and freedom from British rule. The Easter Rising began when the Proclamation was read by Patrick Pearse outside the GPO. He declared Ireland`s right for independence and equality for all her people. This second edition includes the Easter Rising events of 2016 and samples of Irish Culture from 1916.
Kitchen Canary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Kitchen Canary is a must read. The historical novel follows two young women who leave Ireland to seek opportunity working as nannies in mid-nineteenth century Boston, Massachusetts. Instead, they suffer humiliation and violation at the hands of their employer. In four short years they experience the evil and good of others, love, despair and acceptance. Strap on for an emotional journey.
Centenary in Reflection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 18, 2016 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Centenary in Reflection anthology is a momentous snapshot of global and local history and culture; a space created to review times past, voiced by writers and students locally and internationally. The story of how Ireland, as a nation, re-birthed through the 1916 rebellion. Provocative words on two world wars, emigration, reminiscences about ‘how we once lived’ are contained within these pages.
Brightening Over Dillon's
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 8, 2016 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Biographical
Memories of days gone by. 1960s semi-rural Ireland and a schoolboy’s view of life growing up there. Growing up in the sixties wasn’t always easy, with overcrowded houses lacking in running water, central heating and so on. School could be quite difficult too, with corporal punishment a major issue. But life was happy and there was little pressure on children to have this, that and the other.
Napper Tandy, the Story of a Real Irish Patriot
You set the price! Words: 33,300. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Napper Tandy played a central part in the mismanaged French ‘invasion’ of Ireland in 1798, was arrested in Hamburg by the English a stone’s throw ahead of Napoleon’s armies, and was sentenced to death by the English but never executed, He was a Brigadier General in t the French Republican Army, and received both salary and pension as such until the day he died, August 24th.,1803, in Bordeaux.
Melodies at Eventide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,570. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: July 6, 2016 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"This memoir celebrates one man’s ability to transcend difficult circumstances and forge a life of adventure and meaning." Motivated and guided by a philosophy of mental and physical compensation, the author seizes every opportunity that was offered to lead an active, fulfilling and independent life, all the while being part of a movement to change society for the better.