Books tagged: wales

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Rhuddlan
Price: Free! Words: 249,130. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00)
William Longsword, illegitimate son of Henry II of England, has been sent into exile in northern Wales. His nemesis, Earl Hugh of Chester, has retreated to a manor in Wales after a disastrous defeat at Henry's hands. The two resume their rivalry on this foreign ground, a conflict which expands to involve wives, lovers, local chiefs and a neighboring abbey.
Comments On Welsh Politics
Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Essay » Political
Wales – a bit of Great Britain that has punched above its weight globally but which has a population of not a lot more than two million people. So how much government does it need? The answer would seem to be 'a lot', qualified, sadly, by 'but not necessarily good government'. That and financial services regulation are the themes explored here.
The Good Knight
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.50)
Intrigue and rivalry among princes casts a shadow on the court of the king of north Wales. When a royal groom is murdered on the way to his wedding, the bride’s brother tasks his two best detectives with bringing the killer to justice. The Good Knight is the first Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Llewellyn and the Powys Princess
Series: Rebekah, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Llewellyn is a Powys Prince in Wales and meets his princess for the first time as a young boy. Their forever love lasts beyond death.
British Weekend Jaunts - Tour 1 - 4 Days Touring Snowdonia and the Llŷn Peninsula North Wales
Series: British Weekend Jaunts, Book 1. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
A travel guide book with a difference which gives a well planned 4 day, 2 location tour (by car) through the beautiful Welsh Snowdonia National Park and Llŷn Peninsula. This area has everything you would want on a holiday breathtaking scenery, miles of beautiful beaches, mountain walks, magnificent castles, steam railways & romantic legends of Welsh Princes, Druids and King Arthur.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
The Face of the Enemy
Series: The Rebecca Series, 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,040. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Rebecca Manguson, a 26-year-old London inner-city Anglican school teacher, receives three mysterious visions over a period of two weeks, visions she and her family interpret as divine messages, warnings, and commands. Rebecca, her twin brother, her American suitor, and a New York City detective pursue the mystery to its surprising and violent ending on the coast of Wales.
American Goliath
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
The story of America's greatest hoax, "the Cardiff Giant"—shows up even the legendary. P.T.Barnum! All with a fantastical twist from award-winning author Harvey Jacobs. "An inspired novel." —TIME Magazine. "A masterpiece...arguably this year's best novel." —Kirkus Reviews.
Turner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
An isolated Welsh island seemed like the perfect escape for a convict on the run, a jilted woman, and a policeman seeking a quiet life. When the surly locals turn to murderous violence the three visitors are forced on the run together, trying to stay one step ahead of their increasingly insane pursuers. The bad news keeps coming. There are too many to fight and there is no escape from the island.
Slick Deals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,760. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
A crime adventure. An American child is kidnapped in Monaco. The British Government are about to license oil exploration in the Irish Sea. The only person to see a link is Ella Crossley a young oil trader in London. But when an attempt is made on her life, she finds the only people she can trust are a group of teepee dwelling eco warriors and the irritating uncle of the kidnapped child.