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Poison Heads
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
In Poison Heads, Jonny English writes of his first years in the Manchester Police Force at the time of the IRA bombings. A Police Constable who was actually there and on the scene, English “tells all” about life in the Manchester Police Force as it really was during the 1970s: love, corruption, violence and more. This is the true story, told by a man who was there!
No More Chairs
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 59,550. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
A dazzling collection of prose and poetry from Manchester’s long-established Monday Night Group.
Goon Squad 2014 Summer Special
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: Free! Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The FREE Goon Squad 2014 Summer Special contains four short stories: "Red Wolf, Red Wolf, Does Whatever a Red Wolf Can," "Changes," "No-No Dojo," and "Tale of Terror." Join Puppet Girl, the Revenant, Red Wolf, and Talos as they protect the fairly innocent, are sharply critical about modern newspapers, talk to a door in Salford, and recount the day their city nearly blew up.
Goon Squad #5
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It is a city of fear. The entity known as the Exterminating Angel roams freely, spreading fear wherever it goes. Even the police Special Talents Unit known as the GOON SQUAD has proved helpless in the face of the supernatural terror. Bloodied but unbowed, the Squad plan their next move and try to penetrate the mystery of the entity's origin.
Goon Squad #4
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It starts quietly, with an incredible murder committed in broad daylight, but without a single witness. Soon the unseen killer progresses to a macabre mass killing, but why does the sole survivor blame the victims for their own deaths? GOON SQUAD is a "prose comic," an ongoing episodic story that unfolds in handy monthly issues. The story of the EXTERMINATING ANGEL begins in #3.
Mr Smith's Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Mr Smith’s Dream is an alternative Christmas Carol, a fairy tale of terror and wonder, and a love song to a city whose ancient forces work to restore a man’s faith in magic before it is too late.
Goon Squad #3
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The GOON SQUAD finally close the net on career gangster Des Garbo and the arms deal he has set up. What they discover, however, is not at all what they were expecting. Meanwhile a new threat stirs in the city. Soon, the Squad will face a terror unlike anything they have encountered before.
Kicking Tin
You set the price! Words: 86,900. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2014 by Welly The Dog Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
This novel was first published over ten years ago and is based on the crash of TWA800. It is the story of a Manchester boy who becomes a lead investigator with the NTSB in Washington. Mike Gilham is a Tin Kicker, an air crash investigator. This is his story.
Goon Squad #2
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Puppet Girl has been inducted into the Goon Squad -- Manchester's Special Talents Response Team -- but is on probation. When her first time in the field goes very wrong, it looks like her new career might already be over. But she has one champion who will stand up for her and who suggests a new course of action that might just save the investigation. The Goon Squad must go "Nightclubbing."
Not From The Wind
Price: Free! Words: 49,770. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Ever wondered about the ordinary lives of your Irish ancestors whose names do not appear in written history? This readable book sets the daily lives of the author's forebears in context against a background of rebellion, famine, oppression and emigration. The stories of these man and women are tales of tragedy and hardship but also uplifting stories of courage, survival and triumph of spirit.