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The Looking Glass: Volume Two
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Price: Free! Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Volume Two of the University of York's creative writing anthology comes with twice the number of submissions, and a whole new look. Filled with the best poetry and fiction from the student population, this year's edition is unmissable.
End Times
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
'End Times'is a 4,835 words short story. A tale of the supernatural. Why is Greta Rackstraw digging a hole in someone's else's garden? What is it that her ancestor did in York all those years ago that has led her to this place? Will she be discovered? As the dawn of 21/12/2012 approaches has time finally run out both for her and for mankind? Find out in 'End Times'.
The Leper's Bible
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
At the time of the dissolution of the monasteries the monks who remain at Fountains Abbey are struggling. It is a time of intrigue, corruption and power politics. Within the hallowed hush of the scriptorium two monks are working in companionable silence. Until a shocking revelation challenges their relationship. Will the corruption of others destroy any hope of a miracle? Is belief in God enough?
When Fate Dictates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Scottish Highlands are well known for their mystical charms and tales of fantasy, yet few have encountered the power of a Highland Stag. In the early hours of February 13th 1692 the sulfurous smell of gunfire hung in the air. Awoken by the sickly smell of fresh blood and death, Corran MacDonald is forced to flee into blizzard swept mountains. But she mysteriously defies death...
Abigail Moor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,000. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Abigail Hammond has been raised as a lady by her guardian, Lord Edmund Hammond. However, her sheltered life ends when he falls ill. His heir, Frederick, returns to force her into a marriage of convenience. Abigail has to flee to York with her lifelong maid, Martha, at Lord Hammond’s insistence. Captain Rusk, an injured rifleman, helps her and together they discover love and who she really is.
Yo-yo's Weekend
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Price: Free! Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Yo-yo's ring is stolen on a weekend visit to his uncle and aunt in York, he enlists ghosts, statues, clowns, fish, indeed anything he can conjure, to help him get it back. Dodging the forty stone international criminal mastermind Mr Vanilla, the weasly circus owner Truss and the delectable twins Rue and Thyme, Yo-yo needs to recover the ring to avoid being sent back to the nut-house.
A Halloween Homicide
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Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It's the end of October and the Sanford Third Age Club are on one of their outings with an overnight stay in the haunted Palmer Hotel. As the witching hour approaches, things begin to happen. A valuable necklace goes missing and a guest is found dead. A host of suspects. A range of motives. It's a complex and maddening puzzle for Joe and his chums in this, the third in the STAC Mysteries series.
Awaydays in Britain - Spoilt for Choice
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A collection of articles to help you plan short visits to towns and cities in Britain – in England, Scotland and Wales - covering a range of attractions, including museums and galleries, restaurants and pubs, hotels of distinction and interesting walks. They are based on pieces I have written for the Mail on Sunday, revised and updated.
Blackfeather
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Series: The Blackfeather Books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,880. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When Kate's life is saved by a mysterious handsome stranger she can't help but fall for him, but he is not what he appears to be. Now evil is on their trail & she is faced with the most important dilemma of her life. Can she save their souls from a 500 year old curse or will she send an angel to Hell? Either way she will lose the man she loves.
Seven and the Eggs of Cadbury
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Seven is on a mission: to save his sister Periwinkle from certain peril. On the way he'll face the Whatchamacallit, the legendary Twix, fight alongside some Skittles, and foil plans of the Smarties. Will he prove strong enough to be back to the farm before chocolate harvest, or will he end up just another candy crunched under the weight of the evil Emperor?