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Poison Doctor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Who wants to poison the water of a top city like Manchester, in the North West of England - and what can special agent Amelia Hartliss do about it? Melia, or 'Heartless' as she is known to friend and foe alike, is undercover, spying on a man who claims to be a doctor and claims to be doing good for the residents. So why is his 'treatment' poison? And, most important, who is he working for?
Bad Tabloids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,840. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A bomb goes off, shots are fired, and an egregious tabloid newspaper Editor is fleeing for his life. Unfortunately for secret agent Amelia Hartliss, it's her job to protect him. How can she do that, in a small car, confined to the back roads and country lanes of northern England? Especially as she has a handsome reader in tow. He's a man with a grudge against the paper and is anxious for revenge!
Local Heroes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
This is an extensively-researched publication which provides concise and informative accounts of outstanding bravery with biographical tributes to military and civilian local heroes who risked their lives to help others.
Good Men and Mavericks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,260. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sharon's escapades pick up where Oh Sh**! left off, this time around the Isle of man, Manchester and Devon.She's a little bit wiser but needs to make an important choice.
Grafters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,720. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Empire Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Updated with new photographs. Colin Blaney's "Grafters", originally published in 2004, was a ground-breaking expose of the links between criminal gangs and football hooliganism. In the intervening period the book and the phrase have become part of the lexicon, defining a generation of professional thieves who used the cover of their fellow football fans to earn a fortune.
Titanic Struggle - A Selection of Victims
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This concise and extensively researched document contains biographical tributes to thirty prominent victims of the Titanic disaster, with some of the most detailed eyewitness accounts. The tributes include Captain Smith, Lookout Fleet and Bandmaster Hartley.
Sit Down! Listen To This!
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Empire Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Roger Eagle was a towering figure in British popular music. Uniquely his influence straddled the cultural divide separating Manchester and Liverpool.
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.
Daisy's Secret
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 134,580. 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?
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. 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.