Books tagged: norfolk

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Heart of England: Contributions to the Evening Standard, 1939-1941
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 4. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 33,480. Language: British English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Written originally as a way of paying off unexpectedly high bills during his early years of farming in Norfolk, these beautifully written articles by Henry Williamson, set in both Norfolk and Devon, are counterpointed and given immediacy by the inclusion of the evening’s headlines after each article, depicting the deteriorating international situation as the Second World War begins.
Hidden North Norfolk
Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 55,040. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Around North Norfolk looking at the unexpected side of this famous area; its less known monuments, its intriguing churches, its pubs and poets, its history and hammer beams, its fonts and folklore, pulpits and priories, famous phantoms, archaeology and more pubs, and linking to over 150 interesting websites.
Hint of Secrecy
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hidden north Norfolk on a bike; a ramble around the secret side of this English county, looking at its pubs and poets, priories and puritans, its ghosts and ruins and including100 links to useful websites.
Old Shock
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
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Searching for his missing academic brother, Paul McIntosh travels to the coastal town of Crowsmere - unaware that beneath the surface seethes a village plagued with curses, insanity, horror and folklore...
Timbuktu-Book 4 of the Summer Sister Series
Series: The Summers Sisters Series, 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,070. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
KINSEY JACKSON had finally agreed to go home after a long sabbatical in paradise. She thought she had lost her mind. In her heart, she felt unclean…damaged…from the nightmare that Adam and Derek Myers had put her through. The Summers clan (her maiden name) were survivors and although she was still frightened of crowds and most men terrified her, she had to try to go home and get back to her life.
Being Down, Looking Up: The Adventures of an Itinerant Shoeshiner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about an unusual journey. A few years ago Rob Walters decided to become a shoeshine boy. He stowed his shoeshine kit, a tent, and a few items of clothing in a trailer, connected the trailer to his push bike and set off from Oxford to visit the old shoe-making cities of middle England. Along the way he polished many shoes and gained a fascinating insight into his own country.
Ancient Lights
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ancient Lights is a visitor’s guide to the old stained glass windows of Norfolk, the English county with the most medieval churches. The series begins with the Glaven Valley in North Norfolk. Subsequent books will journey around the whole county, looking at the windows, their stories, the stories of those they portray, and when known, the stories of those who put them there.
Pirate Trials: Hung by the Neck Until Dead
Series: Pirate Trials, Book 2. Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Second in the series of Pirate Trials from news reports of the days and actual trial documents. NOTE: This is not a pirate romance novel or a Johnny Depp adventure of fantasy and make believe, but the details and drama from first person confessions and details of the charges against real pirates. This is not Hollywood.
Green Fields and Pavements: A Norfolk Farmer in Wartime
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 13. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 60,860. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
Henry Williamson (1895-1977), nature writer and novelist, was a farmer in Norfolk, UK, during World War 2. Throughout those years he was writing newspaper articles, to help finance the farm, and Green Fields and Pavements is a collection of the articles that he contributed to the Eastern Daily Press between 1941 and 1944: on farming, the countryside and its wildlife, and literature and art.
Norwich - The Fine City
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This little guide introduced you to the City of Norwich and contains over 100 links to the principal hotels, restaurants shops and other facilities while at the same time giving independent advice about what to see and where to visit. It is not a sponsored advertisement for the city but nor is it an exhaustive guide. What it does do is tell you what’s there, and connect you with the details.