Books tagged: manchester

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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.
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.
Goon Squad #1
Series: GOON SQUAD. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
THE THREAT: There are villainous monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds in the world, beyond the ability of conventional police forces to deal with. THE SOLUTION: Recruit your own monsters, mutants, freaks, and warped masterminds, and give them warrant cards. Join the GOON SQUAD as they bring law and a degree of order to a city under siege from the forces of weirdness.
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2014 by subKultur. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Dance
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene is the collected writings of a freelance journalist who was commentating on the city's music and cultural scene in 1999-2000. They form a snapshot of a particular place and time: a specific moment in regional cultural history which can never be repeated. It's a great city, and it was a great year.
Law Makers & Enforcers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Fascinating facts about British Law Makers & Enforcers and true, graphic stories and case notes from Jerome Caminada - one of the great Victorian detectives, whose work was reviewed by sir Arthur Conan Doyle during the creation of his fictional detective Sherlock Holmes stories. Also includes the work of 'Dynamiters' and 'Foreign Agistators,' who terrorised England causing mayhem and disorder
The Folksinger 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Vlad Hugg is the new teen sensation. He has won over young people all over England with his New Folk-style and his rebellious singer-songwriter stance. Melia's cousin Liv has been hired to write his biography, and the two women have to spend time with the kid. Melia has her own reasons: she has been ordered to watch him. His family comes from Ukraine. Could he be a spy, working for the communists?