Books tagged: northumbria

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The Amber Treasure
Series: Northern Crown, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,230. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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“I will take care of the body of my lord and you can carry the sword, story teller. For all good stories are about a sword.” Cerdic, the nephew of a warrior, dreams of the glories of battle. When war comes for real, his sister is kidnapped, his family betrayed and his uncle's legendary sword stolen. Cerdic is thrown into the struggles that will determine the future of 6th century Britain.
Stories of The Golden Age of Northumbria
Series: Annual Anthologies, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Written in conjunction with the Golden Age of Northumbria Project of 2007-08 in Berwick-upon-Tweed and the surrounding area, this anthology contains new stories on old themes and some completely original ones set at the time. Some are suitable for young children, some for older children and adults. *****PRICE REDUCED FOR LIMITED TIME*****
“Evil is Everywhere” The Politics of George Lucas and the Representations of War and Totalitarian Power in the Star Wars Prequels
You set the price! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Essay » Author profile
This essay “Evil is Everywhere” discusses the personal politics of George Lucas and the ways in which war and totalitarian power are represented in his films with a case study of the Star Wars prequels.
Dairy Cows and Duck Races
Series: Earlswood Press Life Stories. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,420. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Earlswood Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This first hand account of farming and associated business life in the north of England - near to 'James Herriot' country - in the 1970s and 1980s, relates heart-warming tales with humour and candour. It depicts some remarkable rural characters and the hard reality of business life.
Lords of Northumbria
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,410. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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In the mid 600s there are seven main kingdoms in the land which would eventually be known as England. The seventh one is Northumbria. The death of its king Oswald brings Northumbria to its knees but Oswy, last brother of Oswald, becomes king and makes a peacemaker marriage to the princess Eanfled daughter of an enemy king. Alhfrith, Oswy's second son is horrified.