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Spy in the House of Fitzwalter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 273,790. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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Spy in the House of Fitzwalter is a medieval tale of treachery, tenacity, and truth; of swords and lies, conquerors and spies. Follow Robert de London from Morocco to England and France, while he wages war with whispers in the chapel and swords on battlefields of blood. Whom does he serve, King John or Baron Fitzwalter?
Heroes of the RAF - No.43 Squadron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Real Life Accounts of Fighting in the Air from 1916 to the 21st Century. This book looks at the heroic men (and more recently women) who have fought with the squadron over the years. It details their exploits in battle, their life with the squadron and in many cases their subsequent careers in the RAF.
The Necklace Affair (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #4.5)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
London 1817. Captain Lacey agrees to track down the missing necklace of a society matron and prove the innocence of her maid, who has been arrested for its theft. He recruits Lady Breckenridge to infiltrate the matron's household, and finds himself competing with the underworld criminal, James Denis, for the necklace's retrieval. This is a ten-chapter (25,000 word) novella.
The Sudbury School Murders (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
In 1817, Captain Lacey takes a post as a secretary at the Sudbury School in Berkshire. He soon finds that the headmaster expects him to discover the source of disturbing pranks that have kept the school in an uproar. The problems intensify when a stableman turns up dead in a lock of the nearby canal. A Romany is arrested for the murder, and Lacey is the only person who believes him innocent.
The Glass House (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #3)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
On a January night in 1817, former cavalry officer Captain Gabriel Lacey is summoned to the banks of the Thames to identify a body. When Lacey looks down at the pretty young woman, cut down too soon, he vows to find her murderer. His search takes him from the seamy streets of the East End, to gatherings of the London ton in Mayfair, to the chambers of respectable Middle Temple barristers.
First Through the Post (Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tony is a mailer; someone who sends themselves through the vacuum tube postal system in a box for the fun and thrill of the challenge. When Brandon, arrives at the Mailers' hangout,and starts to make a move on Claire, Tony's almost girlfriend; Tony decides to call his bluff and challenges him to a race through the London network.
A Regimental Murder (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
London 1816 After rescuing a lovely woman from an attempted robbery, Captain Lacey discovers that she's the widow of a colonel who had been accused of murdering an English officer during the recent war. Lydia declares that her husband was innocent and that she knows the true culprits' identities. Intrigued, Lacey begins to investigate, and soon finds himself mired in scandals past and present.
The Hanover Square Affair (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #1)
Price: Free! Words: 77,050. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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London, 1816 Cavalry captain Gabriel Lacey returns to Regency London from the Napoleonic wars, his career ignominiously over. He stumbles onto the case of a kidnapping, the accused a prominent MP. Lacey's search for the girl leads to the discovery of murder, corruption, and dealings with a leader of the underworld. At the same time, Lacey must face the everyday troubles of his own life.
Sceptic at Large
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A controversial critique of the European Union by maverick Conservative MEP Roger Helmer. If you want to understand British politics from the right of centre viewpoint then this book is essential. "Well-informed and merciless" - Lord Nigel Lawson. "Our national debate is the richer for a Sceptic at Large," Rt Hon. John Redwood MP.
Winter Heart
Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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One man has been kidnapped. Another has been murdered. In the bleakest depths of winter, Frevisse finds her soul chilled with the heavy burdens of duty and responsibility. Even the warmth of charity is in short supply as the villagers of Prior Byfield turn against each in bloody feuds of greed and rage, weaving knots of treachery which even the clever Frevisse may find hard to unwind.