Books tagged: manchester

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All You Need
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Having seen a vision of John Lennon on a flaming pie, a young monk in the Beatles religion must travel to London, deep in the dreaded Rolling Stones land, to win back the original sacred music of the Fab Four.
Morrissey's Manchester
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,670. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Lyrically unique, Morrissey saw post-industrial Manchester differently; where most recognised the derelict remains of a Victorian powerhouse, he saw humour, where there was post-industrial squalor, he felt the frisson of romance. This is a guide to the places that inspired The Smiths' lyricist and is an essential guide to understanding the city and how it continues to inspire devotion.
Witchblood
Series: WitchBlood, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When Jess steals a glance at a gorgeous guy in a Manchester nightclub, little does she realise how he is going to change her life…or should that be death? Can Jess be sure that Luke is all he appears to be? Will she succumb to the attraction she desperately tries not to feel for Daniel? And why does she still crave a packet of crisps more than a tasty teenage boy’s blood?
Victorian Crimebeaters - the birth of law and order
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 85,750. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This is a unique account of the early days of policing in England from the night watchmen of the 1820s to the introduction and development of the detective force up and until 1910. It contains a particularly unusual report of life on the beat and how officers dealt with a variety of crimes. Includes reports on Sherlock Holmes and early ant-terrorism measures.
The Talent
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,560. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
In the near-future, life in the north of England is a daily struggle for existence. Young musician, Josh Williams’ only hope of escape is nationwide TV show, The Talent...
Jack:Revenge and Retribution
You set the price! Words: 98,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A dark and sinister novel with a moving story line threaded throughout the book. A mother and daughter take a couple of wrong turns on their way home from a concert. They drive straight into a drug sellers paradise and an evil supplier with a penchant for young girls. Things go badly wrong and the two females are found dead. The father and husband of the girls is Jack Taylor, a man trained to kill
Who's Sorry Now
Series: Champion Street Market, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,830. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sisters, sisters, there were never such devoted sisters. Carmina is the sexy extrovert who has the boys flocking like bees round a honeypot – all except Luc Fabriani, who prefers her sister. Naïve Gina believes her sister when she spreads malicious lies about Luc. But lies have a habit of trapping the liar in a web of deceit, as Carmina is about to discover. Who’s sorry now?
Lonely Teardrops
Series: Champion Street Market, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,520. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
On the day of her beloved father’s funeral Harriet learns that Joyce isn’t her real mother after all. That explains why she’s always favoured her brother. Her emotions in turmoil, Harriet rebels, which puts in jeopardy everything she holds dear. Can she come back from the brink or will her life be filled with lonely teardrops?
Beautiful Child
Series: DCI Sara Hoyland Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A nice girl from the ‘right’ sort of church going family shouldn’t get pregnant in 1950s England. But when they do it is seen as good form to leave their child in the care of the catholic church who collude with the government and send him off to an uncertain future in Australia.
Daisy's Secret
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 130,250. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Lakes 2012 Laura is having problems with her marriage, so when she is left a house in the Lake District by her grandmother, she starts to look at her life anew. And she begins to investigate why she was abandoned by her own family. What happened when she was evacuated to the Lakes during the war? What was Daisy’s Secret?