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Book: The Trial - Dark Urban Scottish Crime Story (Parliament House Books Book 1) by John Mayer
An urban legal/crime novel set in the beautiful Scottish city of Edinburgh. Part I of The Parliament House book series - 2nd Edition When Glaswegian Brogan McLane completes many years of university education and legal training he crosses that great divide from Glasgow to Edinburgh. 'Called' to the Bar of the Scottish Supreme Court, he becomes a member of the most prestigious club in Scotland; The [...]
 
Book: Forsythia - A Memoir of Lost Generations by Peter Longley
Encased within the drama of John Galsworthy's 'The Forsyte Saga ,' Peter Hovenden Longley weaves an autobiographical reminiscence of his own English family from the 1880s to the 1960s. Brought up in the last days of 'Forsythia', a world of the 3 percent born in privilege to serve the British Empire, Longley celebrates his family's lost generations. Nothing--neither the abdication of the king and [...]
 
Book: The Cook's Comeuppance (Duncan Dewar Mysteries Book 3) by Victoria Benchley
Hoping to combine work with pleasure and jumpstart his new company, Duncan takes a lucrative case in Spain investigating an accidental death at an exclusive artist enclave. Almost immediately he senses something is amiss. Did a chef use a stove to kill a cook? What other secrets lurk in the charming village and artist colony? Duncan must solve a murder without motive. Joined by family members and [...]
 
Book: Racing With The Rain by Ken Puddicombe
Racing With The Rain: A fast moving rain cloud in an otherwise clear sky triggers a sudden downpour and people run for cover. Is it possible to outrun the rain? Can one ever really escape the past? Guyanese born and Canadian naturalized Carl Dias will find out as he returns for his father's funeral. His visit will bring him in conflict with a government that is facing threats from an expat group [...]
 
Book: From Barren Rocks...To Living Stones by Jon Magee
From Scotland to East Anglia and internationally in Australia and America all ages are riveted by this story. The unique style of using the journey back to England as a frame to tell the deeper story is proving to be a great enticement to those of East Anglia as their acts of kindness are revealed. Helen Eadie, Member of the Scottish Parliament, writes in the forward "Jon . . . provides insight [...]
 
Book: An English Custom by James Henry
Major Rupert Stonely came home after a dubious career selling surplus army equipment. Unfortunately, the army didn't know that. He had also expected to inherit his late mother's estate; she, it seemed, had other ideas. Rupert was about to be usurped by a glorified-waiter and he, quite literally, didn't have the balls to do anything about it. Timothy Montague however, did - he just didn't know how [...]
 
Book: Remembrances - A British and American Tale by William Lee Burch
Two families with widely differing perspectives, and more than 5,000 miles apart but destined to share in a common bond, struggle with hard times, personal problems, and war during three of the deadliest decades in human history. This adventure, set amid constantly changing historical events, will test the souls of these families but prove that tenacity, laughter, and the undeniable spirit of [...]
 
Book: 13 British Horror Stories by Rayne Hall
Thirteen creepy, atmospheric stories by Rayne Hall, all set in Britain. The horror in these stories is spooky, creepy, unsettling and sometimes disturbing. It is not very violent or gory; however, the stories may not be suitable for young readers without parental guidance. This collection includes: Take me to St Roch's - Seagulls - Never Leave Me - Double Rainbows - Scruples - Through the Tunnel [...]
 
Book: Shadowed in Silk by Christine Lindsay
She was invisible to those who should have loved her. After the Great War, Abby Fraser returns to India with her small son, where her husband is stationed with the British army. She has longed to go home to the land of glittering palaces and veiled women . . . but Nick has become a cruel stranger. It will take more than her American pluck to survive. Major Geoff Richards, broken over the loss of [...]
 
Book: Remorseless - A British Crime Thriller (Doc Powers & D.I. Carver Investigate #1) by Will Patching
Obsession, lust and revenge... Part murder mystery, part psychological chiller, this unique, dark, serial killer thriller is a real page turner. 'A tale of twisted minds, psychopathic planning and dark moods... A really enjoyable read.' 'I always felt like I was reading with my hands over my eyes, sort of peeking through my fingers, cringing at what I knew what was coming next...' 'If you like [...]
 
Book: How Winners Think British & Irish Lions by Robert Jones & Rhodri Jones
How do you develop your mental game to fully realize your sporting potential? How do you develop a winner's mindset to excel in sport? What are the most effective ways to avoid sabotaging your performance and success? A British & Irish Lions tour is all about the collective, the harmony, and four distinct nations coming together as one, it's also about pushing each other, that's the sand in the [...]
 
Book: Captured by Moonlight (Twilight of the British Raj) by Christine Lindsay
Prisoners to their own broken dreams After a daring rescue goes awry, Laine Harkness and her friend Eshana flee to the tropical south of India and headlong into their respective pasts. Laine takes a nursing position at a plantation in the jungle, only to discover that her former fiance is the owner but fun-loving Laine refuses to let Adam crush her heart like he had years ago. Eshana, captured by [...]
 
Book: The Sound of Sirens by David Carter
The ancient city of Chester, Friday night, and the weekend starts here. High summer, skimpy fashions, short skirts, tight jeans, it's a hot night, and the town's relaxed. It's 11pm and the pubs are beginning to close. The band has just finished playing; packing their instruments away, but the night is young. A young man enters the still crowded pub. Walks up to the small stage. Pulls out a [...]
 
Book: The Screaming by David Graham
THE SCREAMING Kansas City Police Department's Dale Franklin thought he'd seen it all. Then he got a call. Two murders. One suicide. Three child witnesses. The perpetrator--one Brandon Marshal. Junior in high school. Straight A's. Star baseball player. Well liked. The only evidence left behind--a video and a haunting scream. Before any headway can be made on the case, it happens again. This time [...]
 
Book: Deadly Focus (DI Jack Dylan) by RC Bridgestock
A DI Dylan novel from the consultants to BBC's Happy Valley and ITV's Scott & Bailey Be prepared to experience the sense of emotion, tension and intrigue through the eyes of a man who has taken charge of many real life murder enquiries and his co-author wife, to make this fictional tale believable in every way . Deadly Focus is a fast moving, gripping thriller in which the reader travels with DI [...]
 
Book: Discovering Isobel by Layla Graham
Dr. Isobel Stone is a kind, ambitious and talented surgeon. Having overcome a lifetime of tragedy, Isobel is on the path to success and doesn't let anything, not even love, get in her way. When a medical emergency goes tragically wrong Isobel's life and career is turned upside down, leaving her hounded by the press and questioning everything she holds dear, especially her morals. Going into [...]
 
Book: The Warriors - The Girl I Left Behind Me by Robert Cubitt
Danger, deception and warfare, three and a half thousand miles from home. The Warriors: The Girl I Left Behind Me, tells of the adventures of a soldier and his wife, and a terrorist and his girlfriend. Lofty is a soldier in the British Army, posted to Afghanistan for a tour of duty. Youssef is a British born Muslim whose parents are killed in an accident of war and who joins the Taliban seeking [...]
 
Book: The Rabbit's Man by Damien Dsoul
In the oil-rich region of the Niger-Delta, six armed militants of the United Niger-Delta Brigade steal into an oil jetty station near the Bonny Estuary and murder three foreign expatriates. Cape City, Nigeria. Kingsley Azobi, a Nigerian real-estate developer is facing bankruptcy. His only means of getting out of it: return to his former lifestyle as a gun smuggler and supply weapons to the United [...]
 
Book: Only One by Barbara Woster
(Romantic Thriller. Additional Note: This book was written for pre-teens/teens/young adults and contains no sexual content).) In her darkest hour, only one can save her. Nefarious businessmen have determined that they want what isn't theirs, and they will resort to whatever measures are needed to obtain it. Lara Esterhaus is unyielding in her stance not to let them take what belongs to her, but [...]
 
Book: disappearing in plain sight by Francis L. Guenette
Sixteen-year-old Lisa-Marie has been packed off to spend the summer with her aunt on the isolated shores of Crater Lake. She is drawn to Izzy Montgomery, a gifted trauma counsellor who is struggling through personal and professional challenges. Lisa-Marie also befriends Liam Collins, a man who goes quietly about his life trying to deal with his own secrets and guilt. The arrival of a summer [...]
 
Book: His Saving Grace by Heather Gray
Will she be able to save him from himself? Grace finds herself wed to a man who loathes her. She is shunned and exiled to the farthest corner of the land. It wouldn't hurt so much if he hadn't once been her best friend. Thomas became a duke long before he was ready. Now he can't go anywhere without women trying to entrap him into marriage. He expected better from his childhood friend. How can [...]
 
Book: Two Little Boys - DI Ted Darling Book II by L M Krier
Topical, dark and disturbing crime thriller featuring a decidedly different type of detective. In his darkest and most complex case to date, DI Ted Darling has to confront demons from his own past when investigating the brutal murder of a young boy. As more deaths follow, he realises he is up against powerful people who believe themselves to be above the law, and starts to feel out of his depth. [...]
 
Book: The Former World - A Little Forest Novel by Jessica Grace Coleman
Twenty-one year old Beth Powers is fed up with living in the tiny, gossip-fuelled village of Little Forest and resolves to escape to London with best friend, Veronica Summers.That is, until the body of Beth's colleague Emma Harris is found in the nearby woods, setting off the small community's well-oiled rumour mill. Beth soon finds herself in the middle of a bizarre village conspiracy: was [...]
 
Book: The Bones (The Parliament House Books Book 3) by John Mayer
Tina is young, her four children all in foster care. Charged with attempting to murder the youngest,her baby,she swears her innocence, and that of her boyfriend, Smiddy. Trouble is,he's a heroin dealer and she was one of his regular customers. Will they receive justice in the High Court of Parliament House in Edinburgh ? Can Brogan McLane find his way through the chaos of his clients' lives, and [...]
 
Book: Shakespeare Resumed (Ternacci Poems Book 10) by B Pepinesq
A NEW entertaining approach to Shakespeare's plays in Ternacci form is to be found in SHAKESPEARE RESUMED. A total of 55 ternacci; including 34 ternacci on Shakespeare's play MACBETH in five acts 'Oyez, Oyez, tickety-boo - know thou thy willy - amuse you.' Pepin. To find out more "Look inside" SHAKESPEARE RESUMED.
 
Book: I Stood With Wellington by James Mace
"Up Guards and at them!" In February, 1815, after nine months in exile, Napoleon Bonaparte, the deposed Emperor of the French, escaped from the Isle of Elba. Seizing the initiative while the European powers bicker amongst themselves at the Congress of Vienna, Napoleon advances towards Belgium with an enormous army. The French Emperor knows that if he can achieve a decisive victory and capture [...]
 
Book: Paradise Island, Heavenly Journey by Jon Magee
Dr. Kate Hartig writes "In his recently published first book From Barren Rocks to Living Stones Jon Magee recounts his teenage years living in Aden, Yemen, during the mid 1960s. In Paradise Island Jon travels back to an earlier period of his childhood. He reflects on his life as a young boy living with his family in Singapore during the 1950's. He discusses the trials and joy of British military [...]
 
Book: Steps to Heaven (Sgt Major Crane Novels) by Wendy Cartmell
Ideal for fans of police procedural murder mysteries, this tense, twisting, emotionally compelling crime thriller will stay with you long after you turn the final page. Meet Sgt Major Crane. A Special Investigations Branch Detective in the British Army, he is the soldier who polices other soldiers. He thinks he has seen every crime known to both war and peace. But nothing has prepared him for the [...]
 
Book: Rendezvous by Nowick Gray
Beginning as a tale of romantic adventure in the rugged mountains of British Columbia, Rendezvous turns on a paranormal twist with life-threatening consequences. Will and a companion hike from a treeplanting contract to a remote pass, to meet Will's wife and 3-year-old daughter arriving from the other side. When a storm wracks the cabin that night, Will faces a gauntlet of eerily repetitive [...]
 
Book: A Tunnel is Only a Hole on Its Side (The Hole Trilogy) by James Minter
British Humor at its best Book II of the Hole Trilogy This book follows in the tradition of great British classics, such as Fawlty Towers, Blott on the Landscape, and other brilliant examples of British eccentricities at their most ridiculous and enjoyable. The novel continues the ongoing animosity between Colin Griggs and Major Woods, who are at loggerheads following their previous encounters. [...]
 
Book: Where There's A Will - Inspector Stone Book One by Alex R Carver
A kidnapped teen, held who knows where 3.5 million Euros are demanded in ransom, but is that all the kidnappers want? Inspector Stone is tasked with finding the girl and bringing her home safely. Hard enough under normal circumstances, but between investigating an unrelated armed robbery, family problems and the machinations of an ambitious underling, it's almost impossible. When it turns out [...]
 
Book: Red Fox in the Heather by Robert N. Story
The year is 1898. In the small coal mining town of Birtley, in northeast England, a sixth child is born to Jonathon and Elizabeth Witherspoon. He will be the first and only boy in a family heretofore under the management of five sibling sisters. It is an auspicious start to a challenging youth, but his birth is much more than that. It is the beginning of Percy Stanley Witherspoon's eventful life [...]
 
Book: The DCI Jones Casebook - Ellis Flynn by Kerry J Donovan
An empathetic detective and his Swedish-born colleague hunt for the abductors of a teenage schoolgirl a police procedural set in England and France. When fourteen-year-old Hollie Jardine fails to return home from school, her terrified parents call the police. It doesn't take veteran detective, DCI David Jones, head of the Midlands Police Serious Crime Unit, long to discover a link between Hollie [...]
 
Book: Gold Fever by Joan Donaldson-Yarmey
Boni Baldwin is taken out of the city and thrust into an environment she dislikes-- camping. Her mother, Elsie Wiggins, is on a quest to find information on her father who disappeared fifty-five years ago in the mountains of southern British Columbia and Boni is the only one of her children who is able, but reluctant, to accompany her. The first person they meet is Rick, a mountain man who has a [...]
 
Book: The Boots - The third prequel in The Parliament House Books series by John Mayer
In Parliament House, Brogan McLane is Boots of Faculty, meaning he is the latest person to proudly add their name on the Roll of Advocates. After many years of prize-winning study and training for the Scottish Supreme Court, he's thrilled. But he doesn't yet have any cases to work on. A senior police officer, Chief Inspector Terry Imrie, is facing a Discipline Tribunal for making a minor mistake [...]
 
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