Paul Brown

Biography

Paul Brown is a freelance journalist and author from the North East of England.

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Books

Messages from the Sea: Letters and Notes from a Lost Era Found in Bottles and on Beaches Around the World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
A collection of messages found washed ashore on beaches around the world. The messages tell of foundering ships, missing ocean liners and shipwrecked sailors. Dating from a lost era of seafaring, they demonstrate the brave, lonely and fragile nature of life on the ocean waves.
Sins Dyed In Blood: The Lost Pirate of Blackbeard's Golden Age
Price: Free! Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Edward Robinson was a British pirate who sailed with Blackbeard during the Golden Age of Piracy in the early 1700s. Born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Robinson crossed the Atlantic to the Caribbean and the Americas. In 1718, he was captured and sentenced to death by hanging in Charleston, South Carolina. But was he really a murderous sea-robber, and did he deserve his brutal fate?
All With Smiling Faces
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,720. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
An early history of Newcastle United, investigating how the football club came to mean so much to so many supporters.
The Victorian Football Miscellany
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,490. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A quirky and fascinating collection of trivia, facts and anecdotes from football’s earliest years. Packed with stories, profiles and lists, this is an indispensable guide to the colourful and unusual world of 19th century football.
Black and White Army: A Season Supporting Newcastle United
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Black and White Army follows the supporters of Newcastle United through one of the most memorable seasons in recent memory. In addition to chronicling the author's own obsession, the book contains the contributions of hundreds of fans from across the world. This tenth anniversary edition includes new sections to bring the story right up to date for season 2012/13.
The Rocketbelt Caper
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,960. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
A True Tale of Invention, Obsession and Murder. When three men set out on a quest to build a real-life Buck Rogers-style flying machine, their obsession with the Rocketbelt 2000 shattered their friendship and set in motion an astonishing chain of events involving theft, deception, assault, a bizarre kidnapping, a ten million dollar lawsuit and a horrifically brutal murder.

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