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The Spirit of Waterloo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A terror from Britain's glory days arrives to haunt the garrison school. The Colonel fumes, the Padre swoons, and Wee Charlie is a last forlorn hope.
Paint or be painted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
How cool would it be if you got back at those that "did you wrong"? Well, Jim (the main character) sets out to do exactly that, to show that Occam's razor will eventually just slit the throat of those that hide behind it. Using his brains to counter brawn he "paints" his nemeses into a corner of their own making!
In the Fifth Season
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Price: Free! Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Against a background of modern corporate culture and a tragic death, this bitter-sweet comedy weaves stories of love and relationships, ambition and folly.
The Battle Honours of the Royal Hampshire Regiment
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Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Men from Hampshire have for generations fought in the ranks of the Royal Hampshire Regiment, or its predecessors. All 160 Battle Honours of the regiment are featured in this book, including Blenheim, Minden, Barrosa, Kabul, Paardeburg, Mons, The Somme, Mesopotamia, Ypres, Passchendaele, Dunkirk, North Africa, Sicily, D-Day and Rhine Crossing.
Walls of Jericho - A Cavalry Tale
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Series: Cavalry Tales, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Farrier's apprentice Joshua Lock saves a boy from a swirling winter torrent, unwittingly beginning an unlikely friendship despite the conflicts which will force both to face their differences head-on. And soon duty pitches them into a bitter battle against Napoleon's army, where both must find a way to save their regiment from destruction in the first great cavalry charge of the Peninsular War
RAF Bomber Command Groups WW II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book details the formation of each of Bomber Command Groups including the Pathfinder Group with the high-speed DH Mosquitoes and the all-Canadian manned No.6 Group. Each group is traced from its inception pre-war the types operated its AOCs and its major operations from September 1939 until VE-Day. The squadrons that made up each group also also detailed with more detailed information later.
Otherwise
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Price: Free! Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Is Francis Napier a man or a woman? William, a young lawyer, must find the truth about the mercurial prisoner. William’s interrogation of Napier leads him into a world of doubt where he discovers the possibility for otherwise. Against the background of New Zealand in WW1, this novella weaves historical fact, fiction and Greek myth in a fractured love story and reflects on the nature of gender.
Winter Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,330. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In a bleak winter. a young girl and a cashiered army officer are sought by a fearsome criminal gang. The author, a historian, takes readers into sordid inns, dank prisons, workhouses and squalid tenements and introduces them to the many colourful characters who people this adventure tale: law-breakers and law-makers, quack doctors, actors and that coolest of killers, the monstrous Teddy Kellett.
The Good Harvest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
It's 1814 in London, and Harold Hammonds has come a long way in his 24 years. He's second officer aboard the merchant vessel "The Good Harvest", bound for Sydney with a cargo of settlers goods, topped off with a parcel of transported convicts. It's a hell voyage, ending with a storm that wrecks them on an island off the west coast of New Zealand. Should he stay? Will he claim this grand place?
Royal Renegade, a Regency Romance Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,610. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Major Devlyn must spend his leave playing Lancelot, delivering a Russian princess to her arranged marriage. But he soon realizes Tatiana is too young and loveable to be used as a pawn against Napoleon. On the war-torn Mediterranean, behind enemy lines, and in glittering London ballrooms, these young lovers battle duty, royalty, and their own passion to find their way to love. 100K words, PG.