Books tagged: stratford

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Xlr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Leroy Peters, a headstrong 15 year old boy, living in the East of London finds that his school is mysteriously changing into a strangely cerebral but ominous place. He has no idea why, but when his father, Donald, a detective in the local police force, tells the family of a new drug sweeping the East End, it all adds up. Leroy faces chasing, kidnap and betrayal in an attempt to stop it.
As You Don't Like It (Shakespeare didn't write Shakespeare)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,140. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This book reveals a four-hundred-year old code, hidden within the works of Shakespeare, that illuminates the fact that William Shakespeare is a penname.
Death of a Dean
Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 7. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 55,430. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Mrs. Malory’s friend David Beaumont is in trouble: he is broke and his acting career is on the skids. To keep his cottage, he must convince his nasty brother Francis to sell their jointly owned family home, currently occupied by their old nanny. Nana dies from a suspicious fall; then Francis is poisoned. Is David the killer? Mrs. Malory sets out to clear his name. The 7th Mrs. Malory mystery.
London 2012 Olympics - Building the Stratford Venues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Track & field
General interest material about the design and development of the main sporting venues for the 2012 Olympics in Stratford, London. Giving an outline about how the site was prepared, how the individual venues were designed, and the actual development work to make the venues ready for competition in July 2012. Of particular interest to athletes and spectators who will actually visit the venues.
The Pirates of Maryland Point, E15
Price: Free! Words: 83,200. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The greatest prize at the London 2012 Olympics isn't gold...it's the Holy Grail. A fast-paced, who-dunnit, Cockney comedy caper packed with pirates and pie and mash.
The Bloody Man
Series: Jean-Claude Keyes Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the first of the Jean-Claude Keyes trilogy, by Bruce Barber and the late Virgil Burnett (as "Bevan Amberhill"), Keyes travels from Toronto to Stratford, Canada and the Stratford Shakespeare Festival. The fire of emotion beneath the glamour of the world of the stage emerges when Keyes discovers the body of a young actor, murdered outside the theatre.
Downstage Dead
Series: Jean-Claude Keyes Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Biographer Jean-Claude Keyes becomes involved with an enticing woman named Kaylyn Dionne, who is directing a Stratford Festival production of Count Dracula. On a most unusual “first date,” Keyes and Kaylyn discover the bodies of her sister and another member of the acting troupe, murdered horrifically. But the show must go on, even in the ensuing atmosphere of fear, distrust, and confusion.
What's So Great About Shakespeare? A Biography of William Shakespeare Just for Kids!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Literary
The story of William Shakespeare begins with his birth on April 23, 1564. He was born to a Catholic family in a time when Queen Mary I of England was doing her best to convince the entire country to support the Catholic Church. But when Shakespeare turned 4 years old, a new Queen sat down on her throne – and under her rule Catholics (include Shakespeare’s parents) would be treated very differently
Шелковица Шекспира
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: Russian. Published: October 7, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Подлинная история «Шелковицы Шекспира» малоизвестна широкой публике. Писатель и актер Кейр Катлер, представляет увлекательный исторический отчет о том, как шелковичное дерево, росшее на заднем дворе принадлежавшего Шекспиру дома в Стратфорде-на-Эйвоне, превратилось в «один из самых ценных активов города» и почему его удаление расценивалось как «святотатство». Перевел с английского Boris Seaweed.
New Zealand Photo Journal #10: Forgotten World Highway
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Come join me for this 50-image photo journal as I cycle and hike across New Zealand. In this tenth volume I'll be cycling from Turangi to Stratford along the infamous Forgotten World Highway. Along the way I will be climbing up a half dozen mountains, pedaling through the Tangarakau Gorge, and rolling my eyes at the ever-present rain. I hope you enjoy these images and travel thoughts.