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School For Jamie
Series: Jamie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Jamie is excited to be going to boarding school. However there is the worry that he won’t be home to protect Alice from the nanny who he thinks might harm her. He finds it hard to make friends and the others snigger when he falls back into his old way of speaking. That summer holiday the family goes to Scarborough, taking Sarah, but the holiday is cut short. Will he ever get anything right?
The Power and The Fury
Series: Eden Chronicles, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 90,580. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
A fast-paced, action-adventure with a homespun fantasy twist and dystopian edge, Isabella, Archie and Daisy must find and decipher clues that lead to the mythical Garden of Eden. “gripped ... wonderful characters, intriguing story, great pace, ... funny, surprising, insightful, moving.' Can they uncover powerful gifts in order to survive and begin the quest to solve the greatest mystery of all.
Please May I Leave The Room ?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,340. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
ken griffin recounts educating antics from his days on the west riding of yorkshire teaching supply staff during the 1950's, 60's and 70's. his own inimitable style is enhanced with illustrations penned by himself.
Murgatroyd's Christmas Club
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Fishcake Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Mill worker, Willie Arkenthwaite, suddenly, and by his own doing, becomes treasurer of the Murgatroyd's Mill Christmas club. Being rude, crude & terribly rude, how will this docile and inarticulate man accomplish this? With his friends, workmates and many comical mishaps along the way, that's how.
From Paupers to iPads
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,130. Language: British English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Family history
A journey through seven generations, tracing a family's changing fortunes from the woollen mills of Yorkshire and the shipyards of Wales, through two world wars and into the hi-tech world of the 21st century
Super Lizard Begins
Series: The Amazing Super Lizard. Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ropo is a Nigerian living in North Yorkshire; he has just been covered in toxic waste and become a super hero. Unfortunately for him he is a lizard and it has all come as rather a shock!
Doing the Dales Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,190. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Take one person and a rucksack, put them in a market town in West Yorkshire, and point them towards Windermere. If they've not instantly leaped in a car, hailed a cab or run to the train station, then chances are that they're doing the Dales Way. Andrew Bowden was one such person. And this is his tale.
Felicity Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,520. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Felicity Moon strikes the Lord of the manor in self defence and is forced to leave his household. Squire Moon, her father, is in gaol charged with bank-rolling smugglers and storing contraband. Felicity has one last chance to save herself from ruin in the form of a reference to Mr Lucas Packman, a man her father dislikes. She has a stark choice to make: trust Packman or her obey her father.
Betrayal of Innocence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,470. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lydia works hard at Bagby Hall to keep her father, an ailing tenant, from the poorhouse. She is racked with guilt as she has to watch her friend, Georgette, being abused by Lord and Lady Bagby. Lydia longs to aid Georgette as she fears her life may be in danger - but how? The arrival of the mysterious doctor, Samuel Speer, adds to her dilemma as Lydia's concern for her friend grows.
Wuthering Heights In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)(Annotated)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 80. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,270. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Emily Brontë’s “Wuthering Heights” is considered one of the greatest novels ever wrote. It also can be difficult to understand--it is loaded with themes, imagery, and symbols. If you need a little help understanding it, let BookCaps help with this study guide. Along with chapter-by-chapter summaries and analysis, this book features the full text of Brontë's classic novel is also included.