Amolibros

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Amolibros is a consultancy run by Jane Tatam. She has worked in the publishing business for thirty years, initially in the marketing role for companies such as Kogan Page and Sweet & Maxwell. She has been managing director of two publishing companies, during which time she has worked with many authors and has become fully conversant with the skills of the publishing process. Amolibros is committed to working with a range of specialist suppliers who are experts in their own particular fields.

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Feng Shui and your Office
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Aroon Ajmera, author of the international best seller Feng Shui & your Home shows you how to create an office environment that is supportive, congenial and successful.
How to Manage Family Illness at Home
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
“This sensitive and compassionate book…concentrates on the patient rather than the illness. It is immensely readable and interesting because it is illustrated with many personal stories. Gill Pharaoh gives us hope and brings out the best in human nature which sometimes happens when people are faced with a real crisis.” Tony Benn
The Satires of Juvenal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Richard George’s dynamic new translation is a Juvenal for the twenty-first century, and also reconnects him to the Iambic tradition of English verse, the medium of John Dryden and Alexander Pope. It can be read alongside any other Juvenal translation or commentary, by students or by those who have never read a classical author.
Move Over
Series: The Irish Novels, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,710. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The book is about relationships between ten siblings who were born and brought up in Dublin by a selfish, greedy and manipulative mother. The eldest girl was eighteen when her youngest sibling was born. The book opens in late spring in 1969. Sheila Malone's four eldest daughters are coming home to Dublin for a party. The family home is in a Corporation estate on the North east of Dublin city.
Rembrandt Sings
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ambitious art historian Bill Maguire searches Paris for a subject for his doctoral thesis and follows up faint clues about once famous abstract painter Alexander Golden. He finds himself in Carmel listening to the death-bed confessions of Joe Rembrandt, an art forger on an industrial scale, and meets beautiful Anna Glover whose life seems somehow connected with the dying man.
Regression
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: British English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
This exhilarating adventure takes place in two time zones (present-day England and Surrey of the 1790s). Deploying past-life regression, a celebrity American psychiatrist explores his roots in rural Surrey during the heyday of smuggling as well as in the fleshpots of London.
A Long Road Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,140. Language: British English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
1940. Major Peter Hoffa, Luftwaffe ace is shot down a few weeks before the Battle of Britain. He crash-lands his Messerschmitt 109 Emil in a Sussex field. On the run in the land of his enemy, he has one distinct advantage. He speaks perfect English. This is his story and his bid to escape, and return to Nazi Germany to carry on the fight.
Goodbye, Mummy Darling
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
In 1952, the author of this book, and her brother, Roy, were sent to Australia by their mother under the Child Migrant Scheme. Sue and Roy’s mother had remarried, and she had been bullied by their new stepfather into getting rid of them, since he only wanted his own children. As you read Sue’s story, many unanswered questions arise.
Family Ghosts
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: British English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
You love or hate genealogy. Hepsie Anderson sets out to undermine her father Eb’s obsession for genealogy. Blind Eb believes his ancestors are trying to get in touch with him. Professional genealogist, Mike Johnson, wishes he wasn’t a genealogist. In Amberley 1894, Zennor Anderson has more stressful family concerns on her mind: can she find the courage to tell her husband George the truth?
Caliente
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Caliente: A true story of escape, love and trouble. Lots of trouble. Chris Hilton is middle-aged and broke. He is also in love with a woman twenty years his junior who lives 5,000 miles away. In Cuba. Yamilia waits in Havana. She is astonishingly beautiful and of volatile temperament.
Two's Company
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Poignant, whimsical, funny, this chronicle describes what it feels like to be looking for love in your sixties, through The Sunday Times ads, when you look back at your past experiences and wonder: could I live up to a new challenge? Would I make the same mistakes? Could I be happy with a man at last?
Cedric
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 128,280. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When a young boy is found on a Cornish beach in the year 1085, many of the suspicious locals are all for throwing him back into the sea. But he is saved and brought back to the village only to end up enslaved and in the hands of a villager who has brought pain and suffering to others for a long time. The boy has no recollection of his past save his name – Cedric.
The Hand of Chance
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 88,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
When Jonathan’s health fails, he needs a kidney transplant, but his handicap makes him ineligible for one. When his liver also fails, his surgeon suggests removing poison wastes from Jonathan’s blood by cross-circulating it through his comatose twin, David. It isn’t long before the surgeon has an even better idea…
Cobwebs in Time
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,160. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » General
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Murder, abduction, and family tragedy mixed with extraordinary psychic happenings give this story a fantastical quality as it follows in the footsteps of The Magic Mooncat. Lois Fenn has a wonderful gift for creating believable characters as she deftly interweaves the threads of this family tale to create a compelling yet comforting picture of rural life through the generations.
The Magic Mooncat
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 112,220. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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It is September 1941 and nine-year-old Hannah Flynn is about to leave her native Hull and become one of that illustrious number known as ‘them townies’. Standing at the station, with few possessions in the little case she is clutching, she is ready to leave that scarred city to experience life as an evacuee in rural Lincolnshire, an environment as far removed as any foreign country.
Some Lessons In Gaelic
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When an eleven-year-old English boy arrives in Southern Ireland, walking on his hands and quoting Shakespeare, the natives begin to treat him with suspicion. The town he finds himself in is a small mid-century (1950) maelstrom of snobbery, nationalism, sexual repression and quaint quintessential Irish intolerance, presided over by a clergy, discharging duties of guidance and tutelage.
Careers in Caring: A Practical Guide to your First Job
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Personal Care and Service, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
This book is written for the man or woman who is thinking of working as a carer. First impressions are important and this book can offer the new carer some insight as to what may be involved, some advice on managing the work, and, most of all, some confidence to begin so that they can appreciate the real pleasure and satisfaction to be had from working with people in the community.
Fall
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Seven apprehensive thirteen-year-olds enter a famous Public School as members of Ansell’s, the most prestigious House. The reader is inducted with them into claustrophobic, arcane, degenerated traditions which educate them intellectually, morally and sexually into ruined senior boys who precipitate the shocking tragedy and its shameful aftermath which still haunts the narrator.
Blood
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Seven apprehensive thirteen-year-olds enter a famous Public School as members of Ansell’s, the most prestigious House. The reader is inducted with them into claustrophobic, arcane, degenerated traditions which educate them intellectually, morally and sexually into ruined senior boys who precipitate the shocking tragedy and its shameful aftermath which still haunts the narrator.
Drift
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Seven apprehensive thirteen-year-olds enter a famous Public School as members of Ansell’s, the most prestigious House. The reader is inducted with them into claustrophobic, arcane, degenerated traditions which educate them intellectually, morally and sexually into ruined senior boys who precipitate the shocking tragedy and its shameful aftermath which still haunts the narrator.
At the First Fall of Snow
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 150,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The German Cardinal Karl Richter, the Vatican’s most talented theologian, politician and apologist, has been invited to spend some days with Professor Matthew O’Keefe at his home on the Gulf of Mexico. O’Keefe nurtures one ambition – to become The Moral Voice of America. In order to get national attention he needs a major cause, and the Catholic Church becomes his target.
Annie Rae
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 176,500. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Annie established her own business and soon learned that she had entered a man’s world; a universe where chauvinism, hypocrisy, condescension, intolerance and inequality flourished. She did not give up; at the height of her career her business empire spanned several continents. But Annie discovered that her success came with a price; a failed marriage, two alienated daughters and no social life.
Glorious Gloucestershire
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » European
As far from dry-as-dust history as it is possible to achieve—a rollicking romp through the history of the most fascinating county of Gloucestershire. Wallis Peel’s account is of a thriving place, where she delves into a rich and varied past of interest to both visitors and inhabitants.
Kyselak was Here
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kyselak Was Here is a fictional account of his life as it might have been, following its youthful hero on his adventures, amorous and otherwise, from Vienna to the four corners of the Empire: the Vienna Woods, Bohemia, Slovenia, Transylvania.
Leib Weihnachtskuchen and his Child
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,330. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leib Weihnachtskuchen and his Child is a story of obsessive passion set in Podolia, now part of the Ukraine but in the nineteenth century a backward, multi-racial corner of Europe where the Russian and Habsburg empires met.
Those Who Leave
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 314,340. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Angelo Vargas was an enigma, a man from nowhere who had followed a perilous path through a restless and eventful life. Time had come to leave his diplomatic activities behind, settle in England and search for his shrine. His partner – the unrestrained and incorrigible Japanese Tadashi Ishihara – shared Vargas’ dream, but there was one more assignment looming over the horizon…
The Deer Shelter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Phil Clarke’s gripping novel explores the inner strength and human spirit of two different individuals, and how they overcome the traumas of war and social disadvantage across the generations. The ruthless leader of a gang of professional poachers threatens to destroy everything, with Thornton’s long-repressed nightmare now looming large and casting its shadow over every exciting page.
Die Eine und der Andere
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,290. Language: German. Published: March 31, 2011 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nachdem Alexander in der Nacht zuvor entführt worden war, erlangt er sein Bewusstsein zurück und stellt mit Schrecken fest, dass er gefesselt in einem kalten, düsteren Keller gefangengehalten wird. Er wehrt sich gegen die aufkommende Panik und fragt sich:Warum?
Stumme Schatten
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: German. Published: December 14, 2010 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Historical » General
ie Aufteilung Deutschlands nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg in zwei voneinander getrennte Staaten hat viele Menschenleben beeinträchtigt, und viele im Ostteil Lebende wurden zu Opfern eines unnachsichtigen Systems. Anni besucht nach dem Fall der Berliner Mauer ihre alte Heimat Aschersleben, jene kleine ostdeutsche Stadt, aus der sie mit zwanzig Jahren flüchtete.
The Methuselah Factor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
An environmental disaster is brought about by an American cargo plane blowing up its deadly cargo of biological weapons over England. Survivors set up a new community, guarded by wolfhounds. One of the settlers, Otto, invents an anti-gravity drive, enabling him to visit Mars. He discovers the remains of a once-flourishing civilisation and vows not to repeat the Martian errors of judgement.
Echoes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,690. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » General
The common thread running through all twelve stories of this collection is that they are based on subsidiary characters of Eva’s novel Silent Shadows. Mostly, the stories are snapshots of life in the former GDR or they afford glimpses into the re-united Germany, and in this they are unashamedly political. But, above all, each story is about the trials and tribulations of the human condition.
Silent Shadows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,440. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Historical » General
The division of Germany into two separate countries during the Cold War disrupted many lives, leaving many in the East to become the victims of a vicious system. Anni struggles to come to grips with memories of those who sought to oppress her and vivid recollections of a passionate love affair that ended with her escape to the West.
Law of the Wild
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Follow the life of a dog fox during the last part of his life. The description of English countryside and the behaviour of the animals who inhabit it, are the result of the careful observation and close attention by the author Hazel Peel, who has already written successfully for children about animals and the countryside. These books include Pilot the Hunter and Untamed.


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