Books tagged: york

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The Infinity Bridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Sam sees monsters peering through shimmering gaps in the air. He's a loner, an outsider, until he meets the mysterious Annie and the pair are propelled into a world of adventure - with clockwork androids, airships, alternate realities and a virtual Merlin. The Infinity Bridge is a YA sci-fi book for all ages. Sometimes the monsters are real...
A Construct of Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 164,010. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
After accidentally triggering the spontaneous resurrection of a dead student, paramedic Sara Finn's days erupt into a terrifying journey, promising to forever change her pragmatic opinions of life and death. Still haunted by her domineering and abusive stepfather and driven by a life-long search for her missing younger brother, Sara finds herself caught in a crossfire of powerful forces.
Awaydays in Britain - Spoilt for Choice
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, 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.
Yo-yo's Weekend
Price: Free! Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Abigail Moor
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 52,000. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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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.
When Fate Dictates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00)
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...
The Leper's Bible
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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?
End Times
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
'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 Looking Glass: Volume Two
Price: Free! Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: 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.
The Monstrous Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When Oliver finds himself bored at a Renaissance fair, he sees the woman of his dreams. Refusing to let her slip away without a fight, he impulsively follows her to York. Unfortunately, he witnesses a series of strange murders and his simple efforts to meet a girl are turned into the worst of nightmares.