Books tagged: london

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Jack the Ripper in the New Zealand Press
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
“Jack the Ripper” was one of several names given to a serial killer active in London in 1888. Newspaper coverage, both at home and overseas, was extensive but few people with an interest in Jack have had easy access to this material. Indeed it is fair to say that some of the many authors who have written about the case have paid scant regard to contemporary archives!
The Beauty Trap
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,290. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The Beauty Trap, a revised reissue of the widely publicized international bestseller by Jeanne Rejaunier, tells the inside story of the modeling industry, the beautiful faces, the fabulous bodies and how they are used by their agents, their clients, and their lovers. Rejaunier, a former model herself, strips away the dazzling clothes and false eyelashes to reveal the grime behind the glitter.
Games Makers: A London Satire
Price: Free! Words: 40,960. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
You run London's Cultural Olympiad and 3 weeks before the Games, the Olympic Torch has failed to ignite the country. Can you London really excited about the Games? Recalling 7/7 – the suicide bombings that followed London’s selection as host city – was when Londoners last came together as one, nothing can stop you trying to recreate that feeling. If only you could stop yourself...
After
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
After is a novel about the end of the world. David's ordinary day at work is shattered by a sudden and violent meteor shower that leaves the city in ruins. But the disaster's not over yet. From out of the smoke and dust come the Creatures... and a whole new world order.
Letters from an Expatriate in Europe
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 21,490. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2012 by A. Datta. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tagore wrote these letters nearly three decades before becoming the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. They give an in-depth view of Victorian England through the eyes of an Indian and a Bengali. The author drew flak from his own critics for his dissections of the Anglo-Bengali and English psyches. His words are as relevant and enjoyable now as they were then …
The Pirate Next Door (Regency Pirates, #1)
Series: Regency Pirates, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,570. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Alexandra Alastair, a respectable young widow, wonders if she dare add the new viscount next door to her list of potential husbands. It's rumored he was a pirate, but his sinful smile turns her inside out. When Alexandra overhears the viscount’s life being threatened, she rushes over in time to save him, and is pulled into the adventures of Grayson Finley, former pirate and terror of the seas.
Death of a Messenger
Price: Free! Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Clarissa Daniels has a missing flash drive and too little money to pay a blackmailer. St Cloud has time on his hands and a couple of questions he wants answered, including why she tells a lot of lies, and why someone would want to shoot a man in the head. Especially one who was already dead...
Dunkle Häfen - Band 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,030. Language: German. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dunkle Leidenschaften und die Flucht vor den Schatten der Vergangenheit. Band 1. England, 1690. Ein junges Mädchen ohne Namen und Vergangenheit kommt in den alten Moloch London, einer Stadt, die zwischen Pracht, Macht und Elend schwankt. Historischer Roman, zweibändig. Entspricht 600-700 Printseiten
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.
Lost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Two crime stories from the man Ian Rankin once called ‘The Godfather of British Noir’, early stories from the years when Russell James was establishing himself as ‘one of the best of Britain’s darker crime writers’ (as the Times called him). The first is the author’s only crime story to feature a detective, and the second, although a tale of prison life, is in lighter vein.