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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Archie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 320. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Teenage boys, Jacko, Jesse, and Archie spend their days goofing around, trying to beat one another in swimming races. For some reason, Archie can't seem to relax and have fun with his friends. Born in a community where he knew he was tied to his land, customs and spirit, that was who he was and where he would remain. Why did he have feelings of restlessness and uncertainty?
Off the ropes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,710. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Robert Kershaw has always been more of a lover than a fighter, but after meeting Penny, the girl of his dreams, he's soon talked into stealing diamonds that would give them the money they need to set up their dream life in Spain.
The Joe Public Guide To The European Union
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Non-formal education
THE JOE PUBLIC GUIDE TO THE EU is aimed at those who want to increase their knowledge of this complicated subject before they vote in the massively important and imminent "IN/OUT" referendum. To vote on whether we stay in the EU or leave it, is probably a once in a lifetime opportunity and therefore deserves a commitment from us all.
Coolboy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
With the suspense of The Field and the pathos of Filomena, comes Coolboy from award-winning author, Tord Wallstrom. Set in the high-pressured world of horse racing and industry, Coolboy, unravels the complicated scenario behind a historic murder. What secrets are still hidden behind the taciturn faces and farming gates of this small village? And now, will past dynamics lead to new murders?
Running the Race - Finding God in the London Marathon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Malcolm Rothwell tells his first-hand story of experiencing the wonderful event that is the London Marathon. From tough training runs to the Big Day, we learn about the guts and determination it takes to prepare for this huge occasion. Through the highs and the lows of this build up, Rothwell shares his interesting outlook, finding comparisons between running and the Christian life.
We Save The World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
In A. K. Blount's We save the World, two brave women experience some of life's ultimate highs and lows as they embark on incredible separate journeys. When Justine's great love ends in tragedy, her desire to travel is just the beginning of a new spiritual path for her. Audrey also learns some harsh lessons about love before realising that her life has a far greater purpose.
Daring to Survive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Daring to Survive by Francisco Moises has Africa at the heart of its text. This is not just a description of the end of colonialism in Mozambique, but a richly flavoured tour of exotic locations.
Philbert Gooseberry's Book Of Preposterous Poems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Need cheering up? Feeling a little bored? Want to amuse your friends? Then read this book of preposterous poems - and have a good old chuckle. Here are hilarious and very silly poems about Daphne the zombie, Keith the pirate, unusual children, dads, grans, uncles, aunts, the power of toes and much more by Philbert Gooseberry.
Annexing Northumbria
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
In Annexing Northumbria, D. Wilson documents the fascinating history of the North East in vivid detail. Discover the brutal raids on England by King David of Scotland in the early 12th century, as he attempted to master the lands as far as the Tyne.
Ordinary Runners
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,160. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Why would one try to run the greatest long distance race in the world? • To show one's love for somebody? • To prove a point? • To build a church? • To escape from poverty? • To share in its excitement and history?
Paradox of Freedom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In Paradox of Freedom Christine Iliadis offers the reader a blue-print for ditching learned behaviour and replacing it with inner freedom. Learned behaviour such as seeking praise for what we do leads to dependency which can be the basis for a pessimistic and depressing downward spiral. Instead of seeking praise simply rely on your own assessment.
Changing more than our spots
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Only someone who has experienced severe depression can put into words exactly how it feels at the time it is happening. Written almost in diary form, the poems follow the author's journey of discovery from the darkness of depression to the light of recovery on a day-to-day basis.
Marcus and Rorden's Adventures on Bark Lane
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Welcome to Bark Lane, the home of many different dog families. Best friends Marcus Pug and Rorden Terrier have finished school for half term. The mischievous pair sneak out and head for the toy shops, but the day does not go to plan... Lavishly illustrated by the author herself, Marcus and Rorden's Adventures on Bark Lane will delight and inspire.
The Einstein Code
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General
Ben's mother has been kidnapped and the adults don't believe it. They think she's just missing and her employers and the police don't really want to know. The meeting she attended, after all, never took place. But the message she sent Ben tells a different story. To find his mum Ben must follow a perilous trail and solve a series of difficult clues, whilst evading being captured by the kidnappers.
Genesis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Step down in size and immerse yourself in the miniature world that is the domain of Treadwell Toad Esq. This is no ordinary toad but a real Jack the Lad, complete with cockney accent. Follow Treadwell on his journey in and around his lakeside surroundings but Treadwell is not confined to this location; he will become airborne in a way the reader can never imagine.
Off the ropes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,710. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Robert Kershaw has always been more of a lover than a fighter, but after meeting Penny, the girl of his dreams, he's soon talked into stealing diamonds that would give them the money they need to set up their dream life in Spain.
Steady Ground
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
January 2015 and Maria is still adjusting to life after the death of her beloved twenty-year-old son Daniel over six years ago. Somehow, having found the strength and focus to retrieve life's reference points and regain stability, she is surviving devastating loss.
Living For a Reason - A True Cancer Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,180. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
There can be up to 50,000 cases of breast cancer a year in the UK. Ann, in J.A. Prescott's Living for a Reason, is just one. On receiving the news of her condition Ann greets it with the response - ‘You haven't told me that I'm dying yet?' and that is the spirit she carries throughout the book.
Moristoun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
McSorely has had enough. His life has spiralled out of control and nothing has gone his way. There seems to be only one option open to him, one last thing he can do to take control of his fate. All hope is lost. But far away on the mysterious island of Moristoun, Buchan is charged with the task of dissuading McSorely from this drastic course of action.
The Exile
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The Exile tells the story of Thomas, a man from rural Ireland who is living in New York. Thomas has fallen under the shadow of drug addiction for nine months and the book skilfully describes Thomas's journey from rock bottom to ultimate happiness. The Exile explores the themes of drug addiction, love, loss and ultimately one man's ability to find the power within himself to change his life around.
The Ragnarok Saga: The Rusted Crown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ragnarok. The Norse world is ending. The Valkyrie, Skjarla, is cursed to survive the remaking of the world by the Dark goddess Hel. For centuries Skjarla wanders Midgard: monster slayer and mercenary, buried in grief and rage. Four hundred years later, Skjarla finds herself in the small town of Lonely Barrow.
Pals War - The Second Battle of Ypres
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In a mixture of patriotism and excitement, Danny Byrne and his friends from the close-knit pit villages of north-east England sign up, like so many other young men, to fight for king and country at the start of the First World War, a war they all expected to be over by Christmas.
Further Adventures Of Harry, Poppy, Dixie And Alfie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
It's Christmas day, and Harry and his friends are back for another adventure on their home island of Crete. When Harry hears that the dreaded Feather Gang of bullying eagles are back in town, he recruits the help of his trusted friends and neighbours to hatch a plan to defeat them once and for all.
Verge - Book One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
On the eve of her 18th birthday, Ashleigh Palmer is preparing to celebrate like any other 17 year old. With a close circle of good friends, a loving family and a sparkling academic record, her life seems enviable and above all: normal. Suddenly, her world is turned upside down as she realises that she may not be the typical young woman she thought she was.
An East Anglian Odyssey in Poetry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Les Hopton takes the reader back to the mid twentieth century in An East Anglian Odyssey in Poetry. In Victory in Europe, he reminisces; "They celebrated all night long, with food, drink, dance, and song, the people had earned the right, to celebrate on V.E. Night." The poems are often interspersed with beautiful imagery, evoking a sense of nostalgia.
The Club
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,060. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In The Club you will find glamour, intrigue, gossip and the story of everyday life for the members of an exclusive golf club and spa. The book reflects the hopes and fears, trials and tribulations which we all face, reflected in an absorbing, dramatic and humorous tale which focuses on a small set of the membership. Will Marigold, recently widowed, find happiness on her own or with a new partner?
This Same Flower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,510. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When the Morgan family move to the coal-mining village of Glen Afton in 1942 following Dai Morgan's failure to enlist in the New Zealand Air Force, the scene is set for an emotional journey that will span half the globe. Megan Morgan - Meggie - fits into her new school well, instantly finding a companion in the handsome Simon Griffith.
Protected Mode: Off
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,570. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A group of time travellers from the year 2999 go back to the 21st century with an ambitious mission - to reveal the devastation that awaits if the signs of global warming are continually ignored. Their intense training to survive allows them to blend in with everyone else and absorb maximal knowledge, discreetly, without arousing suspicion of who they really are and where they came from.
Thailand - A Biker's Tale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Samui Island, Thailand, almost a paradise and a great place to have a motorbike club. For Mike Weber, one time successful DJ and manager of nightclubs across the UK, it is also an opportunity to become a member of a full-patched motorcycle club, the Samui Pirates.
Darkness and Light Volume Three
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,510. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Here are a compilation of short stories that will entice all readers who want to enjoy thinking about the moral of a story. What will the fate be for David Junior, who works at his family-run funeral business, who is addicted to gambling and how far will he go to feed his habit? When you are bullied at school and are given the opportunity to take revenge as an adult, would you take it?
Dora
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When Dora's settled family life disintegrates following her brother's death in the trenches of World War 1, she is forced to shoulder the responsibility of a demanding mother and an uncertain future. Resourceful and resilient, Dora makes a life for herself but when faced with misfortune and betrayal must decide what price she is willing to pay for the independence she has striven to achieve.
Praying Mantis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,580. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
What would happen if Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels met Cinderella? Mick-d-Nick gets more than he bargains for when he breaks into an innocuous terrace house in London's posh Fulham neighbourhood. He gets a change of life. Author I R Patterson's debut novel, Praying Mantis, explores the question of what would happen to a common criminal if he was made... just a little less common.
United Nations Frontier Service 5: Hotab, Interstellar Diplomat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,000. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Meet Hotab, a Senti and member of the United Nations Frontier Service and an inspiration. Raised by humans as a young boy, he was passed on some very special witch doctoring skills. The Martian way is to help others and his mission, along with other species to help him, is to locate new planets and pass his teachings on.
Symbiosis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,940. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For nurse Eva Gardiner, life is getting through the day, avoiding conflict with the hospital sister and trying not to think about the death of Adam. She can manage these simple demands until she meets a woman on the bus with emerald green eyes. This is when the shooting happens...
My Soulmate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,460. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Aboard the liner Serena, bound for America, two young Indian people meet; the mysterious lady, Harpreet, and Rajeev, a lone gentleman. The two are strangers but Rajeev becomes interested in Harpreet and seeks her out, wanting to know her story. She tells him of her husband, who lives in the United States and who went to India and vanished, shortly after their wedding.
Shadows in a Photograph
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 272,850. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Covering mainly the period 1940 to 1941, it is the story of the men and women of the R.A.F., and of ordinary citizens, at a critical time in Britain's history. It is, too, a love story with numerous strands. And it is the story of how one man comes to understand his past, thereby learning to deal with the present and the future.
Torn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,820. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Tesla Coyne feels invincible. Having survived the cruelty of his parents and a catastrophic explosion in Iraq, he is now truly happy. He has found contentment living with his sister Poppy, and Earache and Pancake, the nieces he adores. His first book has been published and Hollywood has shown interest in the movie rights.
Cry of Freedom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Jamie's father's throne is usurped by his uncle and his father murdered, Jamie and his cousins are powerless to intervene. How can they avenge what has happened when they are mere boys and are thousands of miles away from Scotland, sold as galley slaves?
Sonnets
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a wonderful collection of poems from the pen of new author Donald McMorran, a true talent with words and an absolute joy to read.
Health and Heartbreak - Healthcare Before the NHS
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,350. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
It says something that ‘When the Boer War began the state had been shocked to find that as many as 60 per cent of young men were unfit to fight (i.e. unable to run 100 yards with a rifle).'
Another Time, Another Place
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A painter's box, a chemist and a series of deaths: How are they linked? R Ellenroc's story Another Time Another Place spans Europe as far as Russia in its telling. For Dominique Dupuy is/was employed in some capacity by the French secret service.
Life in Assorted Poems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
The power of nature is a central theme in Life in Assorted Poems, the debut collection by 18 year old Faith Horne. "The roaring of the sea / the calls of the seagulls / brisk winds swaying the grass / eroding rocks crying for help," she writes in The Melody of the Sea. This vastness contrasts with the everyday issues such as exams, loneliness, and nerves addressed in some of her other poems.
Buyer Beware
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
The town of Slaughter's Hall is reeling in the aftermath of a mass murder in Carfax Cove, where the unbalanced Frankie Wall shot several people dead. What made him do it? Nobody knows until a new shop opens in town, where you can have anything you want - for a price. One by one the residents of Slaughter's Hall pay a visit to Mr U.R. Payne's dusty domain and walk away with a bargain.
The War That Was Not
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,530. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The story takes place in New Zealand during 1938 at the time of the Munich Crisis. The main characters are Standish Steele, a World War One veteran and stalwart of Wellington Society, and his beautiful wife, Millicent.
Simon Blunt: The Broker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,420. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Even with its steadfast reputation and streams of competent employees, working at Lloyd's isn't as straightforward as one might think. Simon Blunt already knows this after the expensive jewellery that Lloyd's was insuring was stolen and a frantic search began to recover the expensive artefacts before they were gone forever.
Leap Year, A Time to Remember
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Life is bearable for Sasha Roseberry, but only just. Her job in the Five-Plus-The-One shop selling cheap, shoddy goods just about pays her bills despite her steady rise to management level. She would like to move on, but her reputation, working for such a lousy chain of stores, doesn't exactly get the offers rolling in.
Never Surrender
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
England 1939 - a momentous year in history and the year that Dacre AJ, a young man of seventeen signs up as a Royal Marine. In J.G. White's Never Surrender fans of historical and military fiction can read Dacre's transition from raw recruit to fully-fledged marine as Hitler's dreams of European domination begin to materialise across the channel.
The Way of Tenderness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
"A fire - the rain alight! ... I see a fork in a road - you take both paths; but one is much longer than the other, leads to your true destiny." When Nathan, a young Boston ship's officer, is sent on his father's ship to trade in China, just as American independence is declared, he finds himself questioning his Chinese/American heritage: to which does his true self belong?
Jesus Said: I will never leave you nor forsake you
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,810. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Maria Bezuidenhout, born in the 1940s from Johannesburg, gives an intriguing account of how life played out for her and how she found God as a child. Coming from a large family, you would expect school to be one of the best times of your life - but for Maria it was lonely.
The Other Side of the Looking Glass
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Other Side of the Looking Glass by Kathleen Harryman is a suspenseful thriller that you won't be able to put down. A beautiful lady wakes up in hospital with no memory of who she is or anything about her life. Her life is a blank. Liam is there when she wakes up and says she is his wife, Kate. He is attractive, well dressed and obviously very wealthy. However, something makes her distrust him.

Books

Caught in the Light
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
This contrasts to Peace, in which she writes; "Warming sunlight settled gently, chasing the night away / Painting brightness on my world, in a calm and peaceful way." These poems are best appreciated by dipping in and out of each section, choosing poems depending on your mood.
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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