Books tagged: orkney islands

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Keegan
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Glair Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A short story about a mysterious man that arrives in a small 19th century Orkney Island fishing village. He has the air of an aristocrat, the clothes of a beggar and a leather pouch filled with the biggest pearls anyone has ever seen. The women can't take their lustful eyes off him, the men are jealous but he has only one woman and one purpose on his mind.
Chucking It All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,210. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012 by Poison Pixie Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
With its remorseless true-life account of downshifting to a remote Scottish island, Chucking It All uncovers the frightening realities of relocating to “a magical island lost in the mists of time” as you follow the warts-and-all adventures of urban misanthrope, Max Scratchmann, as he valiantly tries to forge a new life in the windswept Orkney islands.
Bitter Truths (The Samurai Revival Trilogy, Vol. 1)
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Series: The Samurai Revival Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,680. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Hamon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In 2020, guns are banned throughout the world. Law is maintained by International Peacekeepers; modern-day Samurai. Tessa and Penny are close friends working hard to build a better future. But then tragedy strikes, leaving Tessa’s life in ruins. Desperate for justice, she embarks on a remarkable journey which draws her deep into a criminal conspiracy with a deadly opponent concealed at its centre.
Bitter Justice (The Samurai Revival Trilogy, Vol. 2)
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Series: The Samurai Revival Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 137,830. Language: British English. Published: February 3, 2013 by Hamon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Tessa now knows who murdered her best friend, and is determined to help bring them to justice. However, she is soon caught up in a vicious struggle and worries she is losing sight of her high ideals. But as more of her friends fall, and narrowly escaping death, she is appalled by what she must do to survive. But then she is entrusted with the most precious of charges: to be protected at all costs.
The Pictorial Adventure
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Series: Kiska Highland Adventure, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,990. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Murder and mystery follow a young girl on the adventure of a lifetime. Kiska McDervan has been looking forward to a summer of working on her art projects after high school graduation. But when her father receives a job offer in England, her life is suddenly turned upside down and she finds herself in the middle of a historical mystery.
The Orkney Scroll
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Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,080. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Bev Editions. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lara McClintoch’s professional pride is hurt when an antique cabinet she thought was genuine is deemed a fake. When the antique dealer who sold it for a million dollars is murdered and the money goes missing, Lara follows the forgery trail to Scotland’s Orkney Islands, once ruled by the Vikings. The place is pretty and the people kind, but Lara feels danger closing in on her.