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James J. Hill: A Great Life in Brief
Pre-release—available March 15, 2018. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 46,920. Language: English. Published by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
James J. Hill, the "Empire Builder," (1838-1916) was a Canadian-American railroad executive with the Great Northern Railway, responsible for building railways across the northern US. Part visionary, part robber baron, part buccaneer, Stewart Holbrook brings his story to life, in brief, as well as the lives of the other movers and shakers in the railway scene of the times.
Uncanny Clydeside
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017 by Beul Aithris Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » History » European
What is "The Clatter" of Glasgow Subway? Learn about Glasgow's answer to the Enfield Poltergeist and the witch trial that left a town cursed. How did the bodysnatchers help the 18th century medical schools and read about the haunted ocean liner that started in Clydebank, before winding up in Long Beach, CA.
Love To Be.
You set the price! Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The second book in the Sylvanus Kent Victorian detective series.
Mr Henderson's Railway
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
'Mr Henderson's Railway' is the story of a remarkable enterprise undertaken at the end of the 19th century by the British in Spain. The railway connects Algeciras with Bobadilla through some of the most difficult terrain in the world. The stretch from Algeciras to Ronda is famous as much for its majestic scenery as for the engineering proficiency of the men who built the line. Once completed villa
The Galway Train
Price: Free! Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The story of the Railway Service in County Galway Ireland from 1851 to 2016.
Rabid Hound: Paranoid Schizophrenic Exemplar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,010. Language: Australian English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Gripping and spellbinding memoir describing exactly how the author plummeted from sanity into psychosis, and ended up being diagnosed as paranoid schizophrenic. Psychiatry students would discover this ebook to be a valuable resource, & laymen alike would also discover the material to be interesting.
Jack in a Box
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jack Windsor has woken to find himself in an alien space station. He has huge elvish ears and is told that he is an elvish prince. His computer CLEO,who appears in the station as a hologram, wants to become World Chess Champion. When Jack wants a hobby the computer puts a section of the East Coast Main Line thru the station so Jack and his robot friend FIDO can train spot...then an elf arrives
A Journal of Old Baldoyle; Number 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This journal is published with the results of this last year's research into the history of the hinterland of Baldoyle
Night on the Milky Way Railroad by Miyazawa Kenji
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Inspirational
This unfinished but classic story of friendship, loss, and the search for true happiness has inspired the creation of dozens of movies, plays, manga, anime, television shows, musical pieces, and even research papers.
Life and Death on the Tracks
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
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Life and Death on the Tracks' is a dark little tale documenting an ageing train driver and his wife. The decline of Harold’s railway line mirrors the decline of the man, until the line shuts and Harold goes missing. Mourning and horror ensue for his wife Mary amidst reports of ghostly figures roaming the tracks. Eventually, Mary heads to the old railway to investigate the mystery for herself.