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Snowdrop - a story in verse
Price: Free! Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
For most people, Christmas is a time of joy; for some it has become a time of lonely sorrow. For Snowdrop, Christmas is about to become a timeless place of fear, horror – and unimaginable loss. On the hill above the Marshes, someone watches; some thing waits …
The Battle of Wimbledon (568) - A Bretwalda Battle
Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: British English. Published: July 14, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Nonfiction » History » European
In the chaos that engulfed Britain after the “Age of Arthur”, one battle stands out. This was a key battle fought in the heart of the Dark Ages for control of southern Britain that pitched the King of Kent against the leader of the Romano-Britons. The victory won here decided the fate of Britain for a generation.
The Battle of Otford (776) - A Bretwalda Battle
Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
A much overlooked Dark Age battle brought to life. Fought between the Kingdom of Mercia and the Kingdom of Kent, this was a surprise victory for Kent due to careful tactical arrangements.
A Devil's Dozen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,950. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Violence, love, loyalty and betrayal among the smugglers who once terrorised the coasts of southern England. The true tale of the Aldingston Blues Gang retold as a gripping novel.
Turning The Page: Another Place, Another Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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.
Behind The Skirting Board
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Undead
For a young couple moving ahead into an exciting new stage of life, everything is an exciting challenge... a journey together through the shared adventures of renovating an old house, starting a new business, and keeping a most extraordinary new pet. But life can be unpredictable, and insufficient attention to detail can sometimes be a very dangerous thing...
What the Immigrant Saw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Britain as seen through the eyes of an immigrant from Belgium. Amusing, serious, incisive, but always affectionate, JP Floru brings an outsider’s eye to look at Britain.
The Smuggling Life of Gabriel Tomkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Gabriel Tomkins was a smuggler … and a customs officer! This is his extraordinary story spanning the first half of the 18th century in which he rode with the notorious Hawkhurst gang, led the Mayfield smugglers, was shot, arrested, jailed, transported and finally hanged in Bedford in 1750.
202 Useless Facts about Blondes, Bruneets & Red Head's
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
What’s this all about ….. Whether you have blonde, brown, black, red or blue hair there are always going to be the typical stereotypes for your particular hair colour. For example it is a fact women with blonde hair try to convince everyone being blonde means they have more fun. Brunette women, however, protest it is they who have more fun than blondes.
The Hairdressers Guide To Mars
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
For the young salon owner that is striving for success, we discuss everything from employees to financial.Every thing discussed in my book are real problems that actually happened and how this struggled teenager turned his life into the professional businessman. The book is easily read and you can turn to the relevant chapter where you need help at that given problem.