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Boris Anrep: A Modern Master
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Raised in Tzarist pre-revolutionary Russia Boris Anrep became an important British artist in the early twentieth century, yet until now has never had a full overview of his considerable artistic output. A member of the Bloomsbury and Garsington sets of Edwardian England, he knew Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes, and Augustus John. He trained for fine arts but chose instead to create
I Pulled Out My Wallet Faster Than James Bond Could Draw His Walther PPK!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: Australian English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
I was shaken and stirred when I got into a row with a topless barmaid at Bottom's Up in Hong Kong. I'd heard that James Bond even got away with murder there. It was serene sailing up the Nile and playing the piano in Luxor. I listened to Bud Powell show how jazz should be played in Paris, but was surprised when a vagrant offered me a blowjob in San Francisco after I tipped him $100.
The Lost Birds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
On their epic journey back to Australia, two finches, Toomo and Henabe have a steep learning curve on how to stay alive. It seems everything wants to catch and eat them. I've sold hundreds of paper back copies of this book around the world, I've had feedback from people as young as 8 and as old as 74, and all ages in between. I've never received any negative feedback to date.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s collection of stories featuring the world’s greatest consulting detective has now been re-written, with all the characters regendered. Now follow Miss Sherlock Holmes as she uses her unparalleled powers of deduction to solve her most challenging mysteries.
Apple Blossom Bride
Series: Regencies. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Eve longs to escape from her rigidly disciplinarian father, and experience life away from her small Herefordshire village. Her brother James longs to join the army fighting Napoleon. Eve is fascinated by cider-making, and despite her father's disapproval, makes it with the help of a local farmer. When Justin, the Earl of Newark, discovers her in boys' clothes high up an apple tree he is intrigued.
A Quest for Self-Discovery
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Les Tatter, born into a hard-working East End family and growing up during the First World War, finds the poverty, hardship and class prejudice around him almost too much to bear. Who can he turn to when his world collapses around him? A novel of hardship and redemption set in the years after World War One.
Rambling Man Walks The London LOOP
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There was beauty to be find in the boundaries of the capital, of that Andrew Bowden was utterly convinced. And so he set off to find it by walking the London Outer Orbital Path, or LOOP as most people call it. Along the way he found that London really was hiding some wonderful gems, and found London to be a cracking place.
London Harmony: Flotilla
Series: London Harmony. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Paya stumbles upon a woman in need on the streets, Angie Wells, who she quickly finds is an amazing woman in her own right. In her own unique way, Paya helps Angie to stand back on her own feet again, and helps Angie to navigate life and love when she introduces her to a woman, Stephanie, and her children.
Weathering Captain Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Captain Nathaniel Storm fell in love with Miss Isabella Valentine during the time of war. She followed the drum, he knew his duty. If not for the fear of making her a widow, Nate would have claimed her as his long ago.* On the eve of Waterloo, she is nearly within his grasp, but will Isabella’s secrets make her as elusive as a rainbow after a summer rain.
The Prize
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Terrified orphan, Annabel, flees to a steam punk London one step ahead of a man determined to imprison her. From deep in her soul Annabel dreams of becoming the world’s greatest magician and alchemist and vows nothing or no one will stop her. Will the forces aligned against her destroy her or will she win The Prize she seeks?