Austin Macauley

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We are an independent trade publisher based in the heart of Canary Wharf. Our lists contain a wide range of genres, both fiction and nonfiction, and we publish a variety of interesting books suitable for all ages and tastes.

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You've Got a Problem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Written in plain English without being bogged down in psychological language, this is a book everyone, not just economists and sociologists should read, but everyone from every walk of life. Robert Muddiman's book is an in depth analysis; not just of what it means to be human; but also the nature of humanity.
A Year to Ki
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,430. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this taut thriller Trevor John Towers builds suspense as A Year to Kill ticks away taking Mark from England to Iraq and into the dangerous city that was Baghdad under Saddam Hussein.
United Nations Frontier Service 1: The Story of Mars Colony
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Six young men and women, probably the most intelligent, educated, brightest and fittest people in the world take on the challenge of building a Martian colony. Can they succeed?
Facing the Music
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
FACING THE MUSIC is about the challenges faced by three music students - Ben, Holly and Joe, over a six year period. Ben's father and sister were killed in a car crash, and he despises his mother's new boy friend, Holly's parents have split up, leaving her devastated, and Joe suffers from dyslexia and petit mal.
The Speed of Time 
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Theories in the book: 1. The present time does not exist, it is dimensionless. It is a mere borderline and its job is to move a moment from the future to the past.
An Appropriate Death
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,190. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the small retirement town of Hockley, on the south coast of England, the castrated body of a man is found buried in a shallow grave on the beach. Quickly establishing that although the man obviously bled to death there is no blood around the body, it is obvious that it has been placed there post mortem; but, by whom and why?
The Alternative Animal Sanctuary: Animals I Have Known
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
For Tamara Lloyd animal welfare is not just a passion but a way of life. Every home she has bought has needed that extra dimension to include the housing of animals. In The Alternative Animal Sanctuary the reader is taken through the various incarnations of the sanctuary as the number of animals increases over the years.
The Completion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,270. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Faith is involved in a bus accident in which she is severely injured and loses part of her memory. While lying injured, she is picked up by the leader of a religious cult who takes her to his compound, a farm called Genesis. As her health improves, she is put to work on this farm with other workers. She has no idea who she is or where she has come from.
An Inner City
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Chapelgate Gardens, an inner city flats complex in Dublin, provides the backdrop to this honest, gritty account of the lives of a group of young adults in the late sixties in an Ireland gripped in a state of depression and unemployment. Mick, Gerard, Larry and Imelda just get on by hustling, petty thieving and even prostitution.
Mosquito Sting
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,580. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
At just eighteen years of age, and still barely a man, Robin begins his training as a young recruit in the Royal Air Force, with the hope that in time, he'd be the pilot of his own fighter plane. After passing through training with flying colours, he soon finds himself at the helm of a de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito, and on perilous missions over Nazi Germany.
United Nations Frontier Service 3: The Fleet Goes Out
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
With her ability to see people's auras marking her out as something of a medical phenomenon, Jenny Smith's nursing career begins to take a sizeable upswing under the veteran eye of hospital seniors George Obotto and Tim Ogboifo.
Lights In My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In Lights in my Life Helen Drew takes the reader from her childhood in New Zealand to her life today. With disarming honesty she describes the highs and lows with equal clarity from a terrible episode in her childhood to the joy of her grandchildren.
A Memorable Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Thurston Hey is the man around whom this charming rustic tale develops against an unfolding backdrop of civil war in the 1600s in rural England.
No Time for Rules
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 203,640. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Intrigue, laugh-out-loud humour, drama, steamy sex and gentle romance...it's all just another day at the office for the rule breaking, rebellious 'locals' at Carrisbrook Estate Rest Home.
Where Were You Jesus?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In Where were you Jesus? Richard Magee takes the reader along a journey of the descent into and the coming to terms with a life affected by schizophrenia. As a promising student the author approaches his late teens with optimism until dark periods encroach upon his daily life.
Windmill Cottage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,230. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
A good old-fashioned romance, girl meets boy, falls in love and they live happily ever after... Well perhaps along the way there are the occasional disasters but nothing that love can't help!
That Good Night: More Memoirs of a Nurse Teacher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In That Goodnight: More Memoirs of a Nurse Teacher, Shirley Phillips, nurse, ward sister, teacher and carer almost into her 70th year, recounts episodes from her career. The milestone of Project 2000 where nurses training now included the degree qualification at the expense of practical experience in the ward saw a deterioration in care quality.
A Gem of a Job
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After serving eight out of his nine-year contract with the army, Frank finds himself back at his old training barracks in Surrey. One year left and he could not wait to say ‘bye bye', although he was a great soldier.
Cold Cut to Xentia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
With strange worlds, mysterious aliens, spy networks and unique cultures - it's all here in this futuristic, action packed sci-fi thriller from C.S Arle. Unexplained incidents necessitate a special and dangerous undertaking in this riveting story that leads to an exciting and unexpected climax. Get set for a journey to remember!
All About Nigeria - A Monster Created by Great Britain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,440. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Nigeria was created in 1914 during the notorious scramble for Africa immediately following the slave trade. It was formed by forcibly merging 250 disparate and conquered communities. On independence in 1960 the British Government handed power to the North as a bulwark against the apparent spread of communist ideas in the South.
The Phone Rang
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sheena looks at her reflection in the mirror and feels much older than a typical twenty-eight-year-old. With three young children to look after, she feels she has no choice but to stay with her abusive husband.
Finding Diana
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Diana Butterwick and Michael Pennington have one thing in common - they find themselves cast out and shamed in Regency Britain through injustice and deceit. In Finding Diana, Kathleen Judd skilfully takes the reader along their respective journeys as they attempt to unravel the wrongs perpetrated against them.
For Life is a Walking Shadow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Brian ‘Brack' Fabian's teenage neighbour Carla goes missing, he is thrown together with her younger sister Skye. A friendship and romance quickly develops, and soon they are investigating Carla's disappearance together.
The Wishing Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dublin, 1930s - political unrest between Republicans and the De Valera Government. An art exhibition takes place and contains an unusual painting entitled "The Wishing Boy". Catrin Kilpatrick, the daughter of a well-known business man, admires the unique painting and wants to buy it, but Devlin O'Farell the artist refuses to sell it.
The Law, Theory and the Force of Cyclicality
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Is there a second Earth somewhere in the universe? No is the answer! If there was, it would be impossible to reach it; the nearest may take a human being about five hundred years to reach it, assuming we can travel at the speed of light. Consequently, there is the need to know the position of your beautiful Earth and its relation to the rest of the universe.
Keys to Past Evils
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,670. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Josiah Kingston and Suzannah Gibson-Ffiske could not have had more different starts in life, the one almost destitute, the other moving in the cold, elite society of East-Thorpe-on-Sea. When they strike up an unlikely friendship it seems the future will be good for both of them.
Tom's Krazy Kwerzy Kwizzes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia
This unique quiz book will test you with knowledge, imagination and skill. Some questions and answers are quite straightforward, others will challenge your powers of perception and ability to think outside the box.
What's in a Name?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In What's In A Name? Ian Murray Tough examines the roots of etymology, with particular focus on surnames and their socio-geographical context. A fascinating and incisive study which may inspire others to conduct detective work into family history.
Old Lovers Don't Die
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,660. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Having narrowly escaped death the last time he visited Africa, Christian de Villiers is hoping this trip will be slightly less action packed, although he is heading to Rwanda - right next to the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Christian is not only here to help, he is longing to learn more about his deceased father.
The End of the Road
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tom is getting on. Not past it by any means, but his daughters have their own lives to lead (if material gain and ambition are what interests you). Moving him in with his sisters at the house at the end of the road appears to get him out of their hair. But it's far from the end of the road for the fun loving siblings.
Dundun: The Talking Drum of the Yoruba People of South-West Nigeria
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
In Dundun, Niyi Osundina offers the reader the chance to dip into a key cultural component of the people of western Nigeria. Drumming is a vital tradition being part celebration, part oral tradition and part history. From the iya ilu (the mother drum) to the Gudugudu each drum has its unique voice and degree of difficulty in mastership.
Pale Battalions - The Dark Land
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 194,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sam Morbeck is unhappily married to Jane, who has squandered most of his retirement funds on a gambling addiction. He wants to keep any monies forthcoming from the property of his recently deceased aunt and uncle away from her despicable hand, either through divorce or some brutal act.
Neob
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For the planet Neob and its oldest and perhaps first inhabitant the Taro Menor the world is harmonious with all conflicts between species handled and pacified. That is until the arrival of a strange and threatening creature whose ship holds a cargo of unfortunates - humans.
Schizophrenia or Cyclothmia (Part 2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,790. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Mental illness is no longer a taboo subject, nevertheless its diagnosis, treatment and understanding still remain short of that required to improve the lives of those affected. Some symptoms overlap; for example depression can be found in schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder, other symptoms remain condition-specific such as the infamous hallucinations and paranoia found in schizophrenia.
Exparanza
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,630. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When priest Pundit Ramdharrie Siewdass-Maharaj arrives in Trinidad in 1889 following a treacherous journey from India, he is struck by the beauty and the sadness he finds there.
Education, Society and the Pursuit of Values
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,940. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
In Education, Society and the Pursuit of Values, Andrew Baker draws on his work as a Headmaster for over 22 years. Andrew spoke to the school almost daily on a range of issues which had moral or spiritual dimensions for he felt that it was important for young people to develop some sense of how a decent life might best be led.
The Weakest Link
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,090. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fed up with the daily routines of life Lucy, a mother of two adolescents, having been married for sixteen years but recently deserted by her University Professor husband Charles, who has left her for Angie, one of his students, decides that enough is enough and determines to get even with him.
The Tides of Reality
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Will the crew be able to wrestle their ship from the clutches of the nameless, faceless entity before it's too late, or will they forever be cursed to spend an eternity adrift?
The Edenglen 100
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ghosts, cold rooms, bowling shenanigans ... is that really your wife? In Edenglen retirement home there is plenty of time to sit, think and then talk about whatever is on your mind. Usually a thought is triggered by something in the past and, of course, a memory is a great reservoir of stories to share.
Sad Tales from Denmark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A Danish priest marries an Inuit woman in Greenland; an old woman is sent to the village workhouse; a peasant farmer and his wife struggle to rebuild their dilapidated cottage and work hard on their small-holding, only for the wife to die of cancer; three of the moving stories in Sad Tales from Denmark.
To You I Give
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Lindy has begun to settle down in her new environment after a major decision to sell her house and move to make a new life for herself following her divorce. Lindy's deep emotional relationship with Robert continues as she struggles with her own traumatic situations. Her desire to help Robert tests her to the limit, as his life suddenly turns upside down.
Long Shadows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,070. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Lizzie Tennyson, loving wife and mother, loyal to her husband and prepared to sacrifice her nursing career to allow him to follow his dream to run a country pub and restaurant miles away from southern England where they lived, leaving behind their friends and family. Surprising herself, Lizzie comes to love their life owning and running the Blenthorne Inn in the Lake District.
The Edenglen 100
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories told by residents of the eponymous rest home as they entertain themselves before they, too, shuffle off this mortal coil. In a thoroughly engaging style Geoffrey Tate examines the foibles that affect us all – fear at what goes ‘bump in the night’, what to choose for a Christmas gift, marrying for gain, romance as a youth in Italy …
A Collector's Guide to British Police Diecast Models
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Antiques & collectibles
An insight into British Police and model collecting.The must have collectors book for the British Police model collector and enthusiast.
The One of Three
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,340. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What happened to Peter West in 1995? For photographic journalist Mike Robins and the students and staff of the Hopeshore Manor Summer School it will be a mystery they will have to unravel if they are to survive.
The Other Anti-Semitism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
In anti-Semitism we usually imagine the Jews to be the victims. In this book, the author shows the Jews to also be the aggressor, alongside the Muslims, both of whom have for centuries persecuted the Christians of the Middle East, a forgotten but not insignificant Semitic entity.
Not So Merry-Go-Round
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everyone possesses secrets buried in their pasts. Secrets best left locked away where they belong. Simon was no different, he vowed that his secrets would never be revealed and he would take them with him to his grave. When he meets a gruesome and untimely death however, his wife and daughters realised there was a great deal they didn't know about the enigmatic Simon.
We Only Have Future to Win
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
At first glance this publication appears to be another series of verses, but scratch beneath the surface and look beyond the first impressions, and the reader will see that the words are trying to convey a message to the world.
The Way We Were
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
I can only say that I have been privileged to have been just one of those fortunate evacuees during World War Two, while others possibly suffered. I was enjoying the very best of my childhood, and of my life.
Trouble Cross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,090. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
An enjoyable page turning comedy thriller involving a greenhorn insurance investigator, out of his depth and living on his nerves. Trouble Cross is a rollicking parody in the Ian Fleming mode that will keep you guessing to the end with many a comic moment fired from Robel’s inexhaustible store of one-liners along the way.
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Books

From Castanets to Conscription
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,790. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
It's 1957 and Peter Mardle receives two letters on the same day - one giving details of his call-up for National Service, and the other from his cousin in Spain inviting him to stay with her and her GI husband. What would you do?

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autobiography    collecting    diecast models    etymology    history    humour    love    memoir    model collecting    peace    poetry    police    schizophrenia    scifi    travel    war    world peace