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Book: Mapp at Fifty - A Mapp and Lucia story in the style of the originals by E.F.Benson by Hugh Ashton
Elizabeth Mapp-Flint of Tilling is approaching her fiftieth birthday, and plans a party to celebrate the event. However, as so often happens in Tilling, things don't go entirely according to plan, as Major Benjy, her husband, over-refreshes himself at the party, and presents her with an entirely unwelcome birthday gift. Meanwhile, Emmeline ("Lucia") Pillson and her husband Georgie, together with [...]
 
Book: The Auchencookie Chronicles by Allan Neil
Auchencookie is wherever you want it to be in Lowland Scotland South of a line which runs between the Firths of Forth and Clyde. It has a rich range of citizens and in this book we take a whimsical peep at their lifestyles and adventures ranging from the notorious McGurk family through the Polis to a brief look at how some of the seniors react to a Royal visitor.
 
Book: What Have The Romans Ever Done For Us - 30 ways in which the ancient Romans influence our lives today - by Colin C. Murphy
The Roman State, either as a Republic or an Empire, existed for 1,000 years and encompassed a vast area spanning Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Their influence was so enormous that even though the Roman Empire ended 1,600 years ago, we can still feel their presence in our everyday lives, although most of the time we aren't usually aware of the fact. Everything from our architecture to our [...]
 
Book: The Adulterer's Dilemma - A Novel (The Adulterer Series Book 3) by Sam Anthony
It's lonely being a serial killer. The must-read psychological thriller. What a dilemma: Should he confess his crimes, seek absolution, hand himself over to the police and serve a long prison sentence ... or continue to live with the overwhelming guilt, and stay on the run with his beautiful pregnant lover? What happens when an adulterer meets a serial killer? While Jo begs Lee to just suck it up [...]
 
Book: Tightening His Grip (The Main Man Trilogy Book 2) by Jane Bean
'Tightening His Grip' is Book 2 in 'The Main Man Trilogy'. A contemporary novel for the NA/crossover market, it has a Nature or Nurture theme, laced with suspense and black humour. Darren is now studying PPE at Oxford University, and although continuing his amoral lifestyle, he dreams of a future at Westminster - assuming that he can keep his murky past (and present) buried. Joel - still living [...]
 
Book: His Willing Marionettes (The Main Man Trilogy Book 1) by Jane Bean
Harry Flashman, Tom Ripley and Bryce Walker meet in a backwater town in the Wye Valley and morph into a teenager called Darren. When Leroy mysteriously drowns in the river, the lives of three of his classmates - Darren, Joel and Grace - become inextricably linked. Leroy was Joel's only friend. He was also Grace's twin brother. Bound together by their common grief, they become inseparable. Darren [...]
 
Book: Point Zero - A 2020 feel good read by Simon JB
Point Zero introduces readers to a cast of shockingly-unbelievable characters they'll never forget. It's pure, raw entertainment, hailed by critics as, "...a great read from an exciting and vibrant new author" "Mind boggling *Amazing * Brilliant * Hooked from start to finish * Loved this book * Read this book and was amazed * Took me less than two days from start to finish * Loved it! *Amazing [...]
 
Book: Jim & Martha - A Novel on Eco Living by Joel Schueler
Jim & Martha is a tragicomedy about a couple entering a major lifestyle change, transitioning from a suburban London flat to an ecovillage. Racing along a two-lane road of humour and tragedy at one hundred miles per hour, how will the lovers fare with their new environment, their new cohabitants, their mental health and each other? As the ecovillage becomes a crossroads of instability, who can [...]
 
Book: The Mass Murders (DI Gallway Investigates Book 3) by D. R. Bailey
A gunman on the loose in Ireland. Appearing and disappearing like a ghost, but far more deadly. He's smart, clever, untraceable, uncatchable. Or is he? DI Seamus Gallway and his heroic band are on the trail. Will they catch the gunman in time to prevent further mayhem? Will they be able to fathom out his true identity? Can they even find him, let alone stop him? An escalating series of events [...]
 
Book: From His Perspective by Lisa Keeble
'A genuinely laugh out loud book' that starts with a big bang...actually it starts with THE Big Bang. It's a unique blend of humour, fantasy and history - think Terry Pratchett meets Douglas Adams and you'll get the general idea. From His Perspective is the story of The Boss and his hapless PA, Norbert, who work together, with their team, overseeing the Factory, better known to us as Planet [...]
 
Book: Wrestling with Intimacy - Large Print Edition - A Young Adult Romance by Anika Summers
Wrestling with Intimacy revolves around topics that today's young adults face. Increasing numbers of young adults find themselves contemplating questions that their parent's generation either didn't experience or swept under the mat. In vitro births, sexual identity and the balance of education, career and other adult goals generate challenges for today's teens. Wrestling with Intimacy is filled [...]
 
Book: Bygone Buffoonery - The Real Fake History by Jeff Charlebois
Did you know that mankind was nearly doomed when treasonous animals - on Noah's Ark attempted a mutiny? Or that the entire Roman Empire - nearly unraveled when a crackpot Caesar swooned for--and married--his - horse? Were you aware that a flamboyant cowboy subdued bloodthirsty - gunslingers with a two-step? What about the vaudevillian hack juggler who - received his first standing ovation in a [...]
 
Book: Life Is a Funny Thing by Jeff Charlebois
Author and comedian JEFF CHARLEBOIS has just released his second humor book. A clever and whimsical look at everyday topics told from the vantage point of an off-the-wall, borderline-sane comic. From the stage to the page, Jeff began writing humor articles for Ability Magazine in 1995 and has compiled some of his favorite pieces. The silly humorist covers it all as he pulls the sheets down to [...]
 
Book: Medical Secrets Revealed by Jeff Charlebois
Years ago, I foolishly broke my leg on a skydiving jump. Some complications set in, including a reaction to the anesthesia, food poisoning, another broken leg and a few other lovely things. My supposed three-day stay in the hospital turned into approximately two months, and yet, it didn't break my record of six months. Rather than wallow I used my time wisely and keenly observed all the on-goings [...]
 
Book: Diamond Pursuit by Patrick Shanahan
Matthew Malarkey has decided it's time to settle down with his detective girlfriend and what better time to propose marriage than on a chilled out holiday on the beautiful island of Ibiza. But Matthew's plans go horribly wrong when he finds himself implicated in an international smuggling ring. In an attempt to solve his problem, he takes matters into his own hands and returns to the island - [...]
 
Book: Press Attention (2) by L.T.W. Lucas
So, you want front page news coverage? Then you need to put on a show. In this case, a fashion show. With much to organise and excitement mounting, we follow Eva, the owner of a small town boutique, through the highs (and a fair amount of lows), as she works her way from booking the venue, right through to the final performance. It's a comedy of errors. So will it be all right on the night? What [...]
 
Book: Hungary For Adventure (1 Book 2) by L.T.W.
Divorced, and finding life rather dull, Tiffany decides to make a move. One that will take her to Hungary with a man she has only recently met on an internet dating site. The rest of the family think she's lost the plot. Who leaves their cosy life in a leafy Dorset village to venture out over the border on into unknown territory? Eva certainly wouldn't, and neither would the rest of the family. [...]
 
Book: Candid revelations by Sam Akande
Candid revelations is a collection of short stories written from a man and woman's perspective.it adapts the first person narrative style to enable the reader see through the eyes of the characters.it provides a balanced view on issues that causes friction or ruin a relationship. what makes a spouse cheat? is cheating ever justified? what could be responsible for a loveless relationship? this [...]
 
Book: DEATH OF AN ARTIST by David Wilson
"Death Of An Artist" is a private detective novel written in a light hearted manner. It is about two characters who have retired from the army and find they are bored with very little adventure in their lives. Lord Bigsby suggests to Field Marshal James, his life long friend, that they start a private detective agency for the aristocracy. Lord Bigsby is a wine connoisseur while James enjoys all [...]
 
Book: Dreamin' Dreams by Brendan Gerad O'Brien
Ireland is an amazing wonderland of foot-tapping songs and glorious scenery, of silver lakes and green hills, of blue mountains and wild oceans, of hearty humour and rib tickling laughter, of dark myth and strange legend, of tall tales that reek of wonder and also of woe. Tourists flock there every year to drink in this wonderful atmosphere, to savour the green countryside, to capture the very [...]
 
Book: Unlikely Soldiers Book One (Civvy to Squaddie) - A Coming of Age Adventure of Love, Humour, and Tragedy by Deb McEwan
Reviewed By Jack Magnus for Readers' Favorite - 5 stars! "A fascinating and enthralling look at Great Britain in the 1970s as experienced through the eyes of Guy, a North Yorkshire teen, and Mouse, a Welsh girl. I had a marvelous time reading Unlikely Soldiers and am looking forward to the next book in the series. It's most highly recommended." Goodreads and Amazon Reviewer - "Deb McEwan has [...]
 
Book: BIGSBY - DIPLOMATS IN NEPAL by David Wilson
"Bigsby: Diplomats In Nepal" is a fictional and humorous short story of two Special Field Marshals on an ambassadorial visit to Nepal. They had been invited by the King in recognition of their bravery in saving the lives of Gurkhas in Gallipoli. The book follows on from my previous short story "Bigsby A General Story".
 
Book: BIGSBY A GENERAL STORY by David Wilson
"Bigsby A General Story" is a short humorous fictional story whose main characters are two Generals from the British Army who meet up with a General from the French Army during a fictional war. They are members of the aristocracy who enjoy good food and wine. It tells of their humorous exploits and their excuses for not venturing near the battle front. It finally tells of the heroics of Bigsby in [...]
 
Book: Dennis Bisskit and the Man from Paris with the Very Large Head by Stephen Ainley
1969 - Man is about to set foot upon the moon. Meanwhile, momentous events are also taking place in the West Midlands. Weddings, funerals, hereditary hair loss, M. J. K. Smith's cricket bat, a missing masterpiece; dastardly deeds are taking place, above and below the streets of Birmingham. The police are baffled. This looks like a job for Dudley's finest, Bisskit and Blackshaw - private [...]
 
Book: Of Ghosts and Aliens by Dexter James
Albert is a man of routine, a confirmed bachelor not swayed by opinions, theories or the unexplained, until, that is, he moved to a house in a remote part of Norfolk. There, his life was turned upside down as strange occurrences began to change his way of life forever. His comedic attempts to complete a quest, that he really didn't want to attempt in the first place, had left him penniless, [...]
 
Book: The Undiscovered Room and other stories by Alison Knight
From the author of 'Peter Stone', a collection of nine bite-sized stories encompassing the darkly humorous to the supernatural. What mysterious force inspires a woman to paint a mural - with marmalade? A country policeman investigates the disappearance of two journalists from a crop circle. Berlin, 1938 - a dangerous time to be a Jew. Venture into the worlds of nine memorable characters who [...]
 
Book: Carpet Diem - or How to Save the World by Accident by Justin Lee Anderson
"Addictive and extremely witty. Must read now! 5 STARS." SciFiNow "Anderson's writing is a joy to behold. If you enjoyed 'Good Omens' then you'll LOVE this book!" British Fantasy Society *Winner of the 2018 Audie Award for Humor* An Amazon UK Top 10 bestseller: #2 Fantasy & Sci-Fi #1, Humour #1, Contemporary Fantasy #1 Good and Evil do not exist. Men and women are different species. God and Satan [...]
 
Book: Trot On! - ‘frank, funny, sometimes tragic’ (Sell the Pig) by Tottie Limejuice
'frank, funny, sometimes tragic' The Sell the Pig Series - where it all began - 'Trot on!' is a familiar phrase to riding instructors everywhere. Why not adjust your stirrups, shorten your reins and join Tottie Limejuice, author of the popular Sell the Pig series of travel memoirs, as she takes you on a ride through more of her adventures. Even if you're not horsey, Tottie's tales of running a [...]
 
Book: Sell the Pig - a travel tale with a twist (The Sell The Pig Series Book 1) by Tottie Limejuice
What happens when dementia, depressed dipsomania and downright dottiness decide to uproot from the UK and move to France together. Worried by the lack of care for her frail elderly mother in the UK, Tottie decides a new life elsewhere might be the answer. Sell the Pig is a travel tale with a twist, describing with alternating humour and poignancy how a somewhat dysfunctional family decide to [...]
 
Book: Is That Billinge Lump - Sell the Pig series Book II (The Sell The Pig Series 2) by Tottie Limejuice
It seemed like a good idea at the time. When British healthcare failed her ageing mother, eccentric writer Tottie decided to uproot her dysfunctional family and try again in France. But was France ready for her depressed dipsomaniac brother, her nearly nonogenarian mother who enjoyed saying "bum" and "bugger" and her elderly collie with a weak heart and his own blog? Is That Billinge Lump? [...]
 
Book: Mother, was it worth it? (The Sell The Pig Series Book 3) by Tottie Limejuice
Tottie and her eccentric family moved to France in search of a better life for her nearly nonogenarian mother who suffered from dementia. As her full-time carer, Tottie listened to daily recitations of her favourite saying: 'Mother, mother, it's a bugger, sell the pig and buy me out." Catch up now with Tottie in the AM years - After Mother - as she starts her new life in the rural Livradois-Forez [...]
 
Book: Angling Bumateurs - Book 5 in the Sell the Pig trilogy by Tottie Limejuice
The final installment of the popular travel memoirs series set in France's Auvergne region. 'I doubt my life has any vast sea changes ahead,' Tottie wrote in Book 4 of the Sell the Pig travel memoirs series. Biff the Useless Mention was intended to be the end of the extended trilogy. But then, one day, a big grey wolf DID come out of the forest. Things were about to change dramatically for Tottie [...]
 
Book: Hobbit House in Italy by Tottie Limejuice
Short, sweet and sure to make you smile. Join Tottie as she boards a high speed train and heads off for an adventure in the Apennines, staying in a Hobbit House in Italy. This little travelogue will answer your questions. Did accident-prone Tottie make it there and back? Was her limited Italian enough to cope with unforeseen circumstances? You'll find humour and local colour for a light-hearted [...]
 
Book: No Girl on this Train by Tottie Limejuice with Kate Pill
It's short, it's somewhat silly and the humour verges on lavatorial. Behind every successful author is a dedicated team of betareaders, those essential second eyes who pounce on any errors or inconsistencies. Lesley Tither writes under various pen-names for different genres - Tottie Limejuice, for the Sell the Pig travel memoirs series, L M Krier for the DI Ted Darling series of crime thrillers, [...]
 
Book: Behind the Lines - An anthology of short stories by Ian Patrick
A young man coming of age as he undergoes basic military training. Stories drawn from real-world experience, with the anti-hero transforming from awkward teenager to young adult as he tries to outwit those in authority. These eight short stories are hilarious, serious, whimsical, and entertaining, providing insights into a young man's search for identity and independence within a military system [...]
 


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