Books tagged: thames

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The Death Of Tommy Quick And Other Lies
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 99,350. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016 by askance publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Old certainties prove to be anything but as genealogy sleuth Lydia Silverstream responds to a dying man’s plea. Her work, her home, her stuttering relationship, even her skills as a researcher, all the familiar patterns are disrupted, leaving her with more challenges than ever. It all goes to show there’s so much more to a family’s history than the certificates would have you believe.
She Refuses To Leave
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » General
She Refuses To Leave a Ken Anderson novel Inspired by a true story A Mystery/Romance full of energy, warmth and determination If you had seventeen good seconds to get to know someone, could you devote your whole life to them? Would you love them for all eternity?
London by Tube
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An online guide to London by the oldest underground railway system (metro) in the world, locally called the Tube. It describes all the main visitor attractions, shopping venues and architectural landmarks in the central area of London (Zone 1) and how to get to them, has links to all their websites and is cross referenced by station and venue
The Assassin's Assassin
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 8,780. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Hired to kill a killer, a discreet murderer tracks down the beautiful but deadly Thamesis. But what is the secret of her fatal allure? And in the end, who will assassinate who?
Dollar Dreadfuls Volume Four
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,300. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The fourth collection of an ongoing series of ghost and horror stories set in 21st century London.
The Break
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Paul’s life is ordinary, until the night he stops his car to take a walk, Stumbling into – and hoping to avoid – a domestic affray, he finds himself the reluctant guardian to a homeless young woman and her shabbily-dressed child. It’s late. Where can they go? Paul has access to a boat moored on the Thames. They’ll be safe there, won’t they?
A Cut Above the Rest
Series: Dodie Fanshaw Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,770. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The second Dodie Fanshaw mystery by Marina Oliver. Dodie's rural peace is shattered, first by a mermaid walking up the lawn from the river Thames, and then by a body near the pool. The body belonged to an author who lived next door. His girlfriend, publisher, agent, ex-lovers and neighbours crowd into the garden. But who could have killed this best-selling novelist? And why? Dodie is drawn in.
A Tour of Two Cities: 18th century London and Paris compared
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » European
This new translation offers readers of English a unique look at eighteenth century London and England generally, compared to Paris and France in the same period. It was written by the sharp-tongued and observant journalist Linguet, whose observations range from overviews of official institutions like the Law and religion to descriptions of houses, furniture, markets. etc.
How the Steam Railways came to Surrey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
A fascinating account of how the railways came to Surrey and the impact they had on the people who lived in the county The book the great days of the steam railways in the county. It shows how and why the lines were built, giving an account of the people who laid the lines and built the stations.