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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RaRa's Last Fan Dance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Thrust into the limelight when he is tipped for future stardom as Sweden's Chief of Police, Ragnar Amrén is persuaded to perform his special fan dance at a private dinner during the County Commissioners Conference. Shortly afterwards, visited by an elderly doctor he has never met before, Amrén disappears and his visitor's dead body is discovered hanging above a road.
The Totem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,120. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Planet Erm is in crisis. As a young man, the King of the country of Devronia had an affair, resulting in an illegitimate child, who is now heir. The boy's mother, the King's past mistress, commissioned pirates to capture him. But the pirates capture his younger brother by mistake...
Extra Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Alex, now a famous TV presenter with his best friend Billy, was once plagued by hallucinations as a child, in which the ‘watchers' would peer from the shadows. His medication staves them off these days until he meets the unlikeable American Warwick Vane, who introduces him to the strange organisation of Trinity, based somewhere in the London underground.
The Dirty Rascal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The theatrical display of a dead Mute swan in a local shopping centre puts Zac, an American lieutenant on secondment from the NYPD, on the trail of a set of uniquely British crimes. Paired with English detective Abbi, Zac soon finds the crimes take on an increasingly serious and mysterious turn.
Creativity (All you'll ever need to know about being creative)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,920. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
Are you looking to improve your creativity levels? Do you feel that your workplace could be more innovative, but not sure how to get it there? Are you worried that you just don't have the creativity 'bug'?
Servatur Gaiae
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
John, an environmental scientist and his wife Angela enjoy a romantic holiday away from their work and children. After seven years together, they are still very much in love and try for a third baby, but to no avail. Is the cause of their lack of success the same as problems affecting tropical rain forest workers?
Crime on a Queen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,060. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A lot can happen on one ship's round trip journey between Southampton and New York, and with nowhere to go, crimes must not remain unsolved.
He Never Loved Me
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Matthew Stenton, owner of the Serena Beach Hotel is concerned about the family and the future of the hotel but, like all well-laid plans, they can go astray!
SPIRITI DEMONICIA (The Lily Trotter Chronicles)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When Father Todd embarks on a journey to get a potion to cure his headache, he meets tree-goblin Canting, and is thrown into a conflict that will join Heaven and Hell together.
Where is Love?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
One woman, seven husbands, and eight marriages. Where is Love? is the fast-paced accessible story of one woman's life and her unceasing search to find love and security. At times horrific and heartbreaking, Anne's story is one of a difficult upbringing, numerous relationships, and eight marriages.
See You in Hell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Women are dying, not in an ordinary way; they are being torn apart by a vicious killer. It's not long before we find out who that is but when we do James Quint will stay in the memory. He kills for pleasure, he kills for ‘art', he kills for the demonic voice in his head that luxuriates in blood.
John's Promise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,620. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
John's Promise is the story of one man's struggle to survive the frequent violence, prove his innocence and clear his name, get justice for his friend and be reunited with his beloved wife Rebecca and return to England.
Love in the Afternoon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Emma, hale and hearty though she is, feels that her time is rapidly running out and she begins to reminisce upon the events of her life far, far less than ordinary. Love In The Afternoon encompasses her peculiar, yet highly significant affair, the marriage that is to end in tragedy, the birth of her twin sons and a loss and reconciliation that her wildest dreams could never have imagined.
The Protagonist: A Tale Of Two Halves
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,440. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
this tight and fast-paced novel Patrick U Maidoh gives the reader an examination of the phenomenon of cult gangs in the Nigerian education system. Based on a true story, The Protagonist - A Tale of Two Halves, follows the path of Remy, the son of a successful and disciplined father who requires application and excellent results from his children.
Swallowed...Into The Pit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Colonel Vincent Monroe is a seasoned warrior, but not of our time. Found wandering in an apparently confused state on the margins of the Amazon Basin by a US research team, little that he says makes any sense.
Bozzled
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
In Bozzled, Marjorie-Ann Gladman presents three fantastical children's stories. Grizzle the Very Wicked Greedy Green Goblin sees the title character casting an evil spell over the Faerie Glen and turning the fairies to stone! The village children must figure out a way to save them before it's too late.
Ripples: A Collection of Poems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,140. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Christopher Morgan's debut collection of poems is a varied and interesting insight into the poet's life and experiences, including travel, relationships and startlingly beautiful observations about the natural world. Morgan's poetry switches between light-hearted humour and more serious subjects with ease. A must-read for fans of new poetry.
A Brief Psychotherapy for Personality Disorder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
This book introduces Traumatic Separation Theory as a new approach to treatment. It combines traditional with contemporary behavioural, biological, cognitive, and humanist concepts. Traumatic Separation Theory creates a shared paradigm with more intelligibility, which can explain and predict the categories, comorbidity, and coexistent psychopathology of Personality Disorder.
Sliding Down A Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This intensely moving autobiographical account of Chantelle Gerber Coleman's childhood and upbringing in South Africa can bring tears to the eyes - but her sheer strength of will and determination to overcome obstacles is enough to dry them again.
Twiggles and Squiggles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Cats fascinate millions of people worldwide; so too, you will be amazed at the lives of these two little kittens. "Twiggles and Squiggles" is uniquely written from Twiggles' perspective throughout her life and finally her death. She spent most of her life with her twin brother Squiggles and later her adopted brother little Squiggles, as she shows us a world filled with wonder.
Bright Wings: A Light-Hearted Tale of Disappointment, Destruction, Desperation and Death
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,510. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A narrative with many layers, Bright Wings: A Light-Hearted Tale of Disappointment, Destruction, Desperation and Death, deals with complex social and political issues. Written with humour and warmth, this is a book that will make readers laugh, just as frequently as it will make them think.
Liberators
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,000. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Dermoth Alexander Henry, known as "the scribe", presents us with a new vision of the future in this dramatic and thought-provoking account of what happens when two races clash.
Daughters of Nazareth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For Trisha Gourgaud, life growing up in 50s Australia was a mix of love for her French father and love tinged with uncertainty for her Irish mother. A blissful time was cut short when one day she was taken by the police to the local children's home, Nazareth House, a home for neglected and abandoned children. This event meant she would never see her mother again and rarely see her father.
Short Story Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My life story... where's the interest in that, I thought, until I started to put pen to paper... then I realised just how much I had done in my what seemed to be short time in this world. At 93 years of age and finally retired, some would say my life has been interesting, some would say erratic, some would say fulfilling, some would say hectic... I would say immense fun!
Cockleshell Cafe: Fractured Lives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Cockleshell Café is the beating social heart of the small East Yorkshire village of Humby. As the residents come and go, we begin to learn the interwoven secrets of their fractured lives. From the city lights of London to a chateau in France, relationships blossom and are torn apart.
A man of many parts and other verses
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This small book of poems is easy to read but at the same time offers much variety and entertainment. Many of the unusual scenarios in the poems derive from real life, which persuaded the author to write them.
The Joe Public Guide To Addiction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
In The Joe Public Guide to Addiction (An Aid for Parents), Joe Castello concisely explains how, as parents, we can best help our loved ones come to terms with, and deal with their addiction.
Heat on the street
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,740. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jammin' Boy is an exotic, vibrant, magnetic and carefree Language Teacher at Oatmill High School. Not a day goes by without elephant sized belly full of laughter, astonishment, excitement and adventure. A truly remarkable, exhilarating and white knuckle roller coaster ride from beginning to end, well worth the entrance fee!
Jesus the Unknown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 208,670. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
What is the meaning of life? What are our obligations to God and our fellow humans? In this expansive fictionalised account of the Messiah's life, Joshua - a carpenter from Galilee - feels that there must be a better way for people to live together than the one that he sees and experiences.
No Worries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of the tales in this nugget will stand on its own - you will read them again and again and the book will become your companion. From the magical ring, the magnetic pony, the crazy contraption, the compelling bequest, all have their own special hold on your imagination. Better not lend your copy of No Worries - you may not get it back!
Nursing a Reputation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,520. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In Nursing a Reputation Patricia Rose delivers a gentle novel of change in which a young woman moves from introspection to a career where the wellbeing of others comes first.
The Reincarnation of Sarah Barrington
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,010. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Reincarnation of Sarah Barrington is a fascinating novel by Dhanraj Ramnath that is not easily categorised. It is a murder mystery and a thriller, as well as a beautiful love story. However, it also explores the concept of reincarnation, fate, Hinduism and karma, as well as love across different cultures.
Sublimina
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Karen O'Driscoll has suffered tragedy in her past, but she has built herself a new life in Dublin City. Lately however, Karen's dreams have been haunted by a terrifying mythical figure and the lands she roams while sleeping are becoming as real to her as the waking world.
Voices of the Working Children and their Parents: Will Anyone Listen?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The book synthesises the children's and their parents' own perceptions of why children work, the consequences on family welfare if children stopped work, their future aspirations and reasons for children not attending school drawing on this unique data set.
The Snowboat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,420. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Nicolette wasn't always every man's dream but she knew exactly what she wanted and how to get it. By being in the background, observing what made a woman desirable to all men, Nicolette mastered her appearance and her mannerisms to perfection to the point she became the centre of attention wherever she went.
Ludden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 176,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Ludden is a powder keg of a novel. A welcome addition to period fiction.
Quackery, the 20 million dollar duck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,290. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
In Quackery, The 20 Million Dollar Duck, Tony Robertson examines the claims of alternative therapies such as acupuncture: can it really stop smoking addiction, enable surgery to be carried out without anaesthetic, cure hearing loss ...? Unsurprisingly data for ‘miracle' cures and therapies is thin on the ground. For a full exposé of the dangers of ‘quackery' this book is a must.
Operation Parliament
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,710. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The sound of a ghostly Lancaster Bomber, its engines struggling and misfiring, has haunted the old airfield for sixty years. In 1943, Johnnie Sanderson and his crew were seven brave young men who had volunteered to fight the tyranny of Nazi Germany from the air, flying the Lancaster Bomber, they had christened ‘Gloria', with 599 Squadron RAF.
The Alpha Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,980. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General
Bethany, a 25 year old Nurse in London, who feeds the homeless in her spare time, is called home to Wales where her parents are wealthy farmers who go to Spain for a holiday where they are tragically killed in an accident. She marries a friend who helps with the farm, a marriage of convenience.
Out of the Shades
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The magick lives on in this second book of the trilogy which follows Newlin ap Rhys as he grows into manhood and chooses a path akin to that of his late father, Rhys ap Twm. His adventures will take him to try to complete the one task that his father could not, that of finding the King's lost daughter and on to learn more about his family and the skills that he has inherited from both his parents.
The 11th Hour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The 11th Hour is a story of the last days of a broken man. Daniel Brady has lost himself since losing his wife and daughter. Even seven long years haven't healed the constant feeling of loss and when his job is also threatened, it is just too much to cope with. We live Daniel's life, feel his desperation and helplessness.
Silver Moon: The War Begins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Devin Jinadasa was only 14 years old when he wrote this book. He is now a 16 year old teenager, who is studying at Asian International School in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Writing has been his passion from a young age and he has won many writing competitions in school. The only child of a director of a freight forwarding company and a lawyer, his hobbies also include drama, photography, wildlife.
Lamont - Moon's Rising
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Detective Crieff Lamont discovers that he has been allocated a new partner: the young and inexperienced, Felisa Tortolano. Sent to investigate, they find themselves working alongside a detective seconded from Manchester following allegations of racism. So begins a week in which corruption, deception and dark family secrets strain both personal and political relationships.
Treading Water
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Five years previously, Maria's twenty year old son Daniel died in a tragic motorbike accident and thus began her desperate quest for understanding and resolution as she tries to steady herself against unimaginable loss.
Association
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
As Rebecca chatted to Raj she realized they had an instant connection. It was something she couldn't describe. Solicitor Rebecca's turbulent relationship with Raj almost destroys her. When she finally finds the strength to break away she is dragged back in when she is charged with money laundering because of their relationship.
Marlborough Blues: Boy against the System
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Classics
The heart of the story tells of the uneven confrontation between the nastiest of the senior boys and a strong-minded, thirteen-year old French newcomer. When the older boy fails to break the spirit of the rebellious upstart, the battle is ratcheted up several notches and the senior, Dirk Digby, is ready to do whatever it takes to crush the life out of his nemesis.
Mindflower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 175,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Christopher McDaniel - just an ordinary twelve-year-old boy walking home after school. What happens next makes Cody Phillips' Mindflower a very tough read, because with tendrils snaking throughout the upper echelons of American society a dark secret perpetuates a repeated and heinous crime.
The History of the American West: The Facts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Their names live on in the imagination: Geronimo, Sitting Bull, Custer, Jesse James, Wyatt Earp, Buffalo Bill. Myths and legends were born from western films and comics. Here at last is a book that gives us the true stories and biographies in fascinating detail.
Last of the Cold War Warriors II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Seàn Collins' follow-up ‘faction' book Last of the Cold War Warriors II, offers a fast-moving, highly descriptive insight into the Intelligence Services' operations that are constantly infiltrated by the penetrating icy talons of the Cold War. The suspense of ever-present danger and intrigue makes for gripping reading.
Entrepreneurship (minus) 101
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
From Passion to Goal-setting Entrepreneurship (minus) 101 urges the reader to participate in a close self-examination that will ultimately reveal whether the reader has what it takes to succeed as an entrepreneur.
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Books

Because You Were There
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In private letters to her husband, Sally documented her journey from mourning back to love, acceptance, and joy. She hopes that by publishing her letters, she will provide support to others struggling with the grieving process.
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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