A.D. English


A.D. English is a pseudonym.
The author was born in London, lived for many years in Scotland, and has now returned to England.

Smashwords Interview

How do you approach cover design?
I'm acutely aware of my graphic art limitations and only try to suggest the flavour of the book.
What do you read for pleasure?
I have a taste for pre-war detective fiction and also enjoy history, especially military history.
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Where to find A.D. English online

Twitter: @Alex_D_English


The Arcadia Experience
Series: Arcadia, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
When government employee Duncan sees a tourist trip to the slave state of Arcadia advertised, he persuades his fiancée Jane it will be the holiday of a lifetime. Seeing women worked under the lash, Duncan loves Arcadia, but Jane suspects the tour is not what it seems. Then tourists start to disappear, and both realise they are in for a whole new experience. Book Three of the Arcadia series
The Arcadians
Series: Arcadia, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,230. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the tiny state of Arcadia the institution of slavery is preserved and ferociously defended. Escaped slave woman Ronnie agrees to return there as an agent for the anti-slavery resistance. Already scarred by the whip, she knows exactly what she is risking, but after being sold to a sugar farmer her life takes an unexpected turn, and all her beliefs are challenged by events.
Series: Arcadia, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 155,460. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"Look at this girl. She was born on a farm not far from here, bred from a slave to be a slave. All she knows is work and the lash, and nothing else." In the dark age of chaos and hunger that follows the destruction of technological civilisation, slavery has risen again.

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