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Book: THE GREAT WAR - FIELDS OF BLOOD - ACTION ON THE WESTERN FRONT by David Wilson
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, on 28th June 1914 in Sarajevo and the diplomatic crisis that ensued triggered the events that led to the First World War. In this book I have tried to collate from old writings a selection of the major battles that took place on the Western Front, including The Battle of The Somme, The Battle of Marne, The Battle [...]
 
Book: Inspired by Paris - Why Borrowing from the French Is Better Than Being French by Jordan Phillips
Part travel narrative and part lifestyle guide Inspired by Paris Why Borrowing from the French Is Better Than Being French is a must read for anyone who s ever dreamed about traveling to or living in France Author Jordan Phillips is a bona fide Francophile Just show her a wedge of oozy French cheese or a slightly dilapidated Mansard roof and she ll swoon every time Before moving to New York [...]
 
Book: A Kid's Guide to France by Jack L. Roberts
"A Kid's Guide to France" takes young readers on a fascinating trip to one of the oldest nation's on Earth and a leader in all aspects of culture - from fashion to food to literature. This easy-to-read book with its full-color photographs, informational charts and maps, and fun Did You Know facts is designed to bring France to life for young readers. A Kid's Guide to France is part of "A Kid's [...]
 
Book: A Very French Affair by Faith Mortimer
A VERY FRENCH AFFAIR - We've all seen those three little words...je t'aime ...but will this be the case for Margaret? When Margaret discovers her fiance is cheating on her, she leaves England in search of a new life and a new dream. Beautiful yet self-effacing, Margaret is determined to put romance out of her life and avoid forming personal ties. On the beautiful French south coast, Margaret [...]
 
Book: A Tainted Dawn - The Great War (1792-1815) by B. N. Peacock
August 1789. The Rights of Man. Liberty. Equality. Idealism. Patriotism. A new age dawns. And yet, old hostilities persist: England and Spain are on the brink of war. France, allied by treaty with Spain, readies her warships. Three youths - the son of an English carpenter, the son of a naval captain, and the son of a French court tailor - meet in London, a chance encounter that entwines their [...]
 
Book: The Frenchman's Daughters by Paul Sinkinson
The daughters of a French railway engineer are thrown together, with a number of British and French soldiers, in the aftermath and turmoil of events that followed the Dunkirk evacuation in 1940. Following an emotional and traumatic escape from the advancing German forces they arrive in England. As a result of their experiences, and the manner that they combated the Nazi regime, the three sisters, [...]
 
Book: The French Letter King by Thea Hartley
Tommy Horton arrived in Merthyr Tydfil in 1900, from the pit village of Sengenydd, determined to make his fortune. He became a costermonger, ventured into scrap metal and pawn broking; spent time in jail; started a boxing stable; bought a football club and, his greatest achievement, opened a rubber factory to make "French letters." Tom led a colourful life, which was reflected in both [...]
 
Book: Our frugal summer in Charente - An Expat's Kitchen Garden Journal by Sarah Jane Butfield
NEW SECOND EDITION - OCTOBER 2016 - Our Frugal Summer In Charente: An Expat's Kitchen Garden Journal - nominated as one of the 'Top 50 Self-Published Books Worth Reading' in the Read Freely Awards 2015. Amazon Reader Review quote: "5 stars for Our frugal summer. I am a foodie!! .loved this book inciting her frugal lifestyle, with superb recipes and life in charente. a must read. by angela." Meet [...]
 
Book: Secrets of The French Letter King (The 'French Letter' trilogy Book 2) by Thea Hartley
This is the second book in the "French Letter" trilogy. At first, I only intended to write the one book "The French Letter King", which was a biography about my grandfather, Tommy 'Tom' Horton and which also introduced his son, Ron, my father. However, following its publication and good reception by readers, I was asked to write a sequel, as people wanted to know what happened next? I carried out [...]
 
Book: A Plane Tree in Provence by Arlene Rains Graber
Five women, four young forty-year-old plus one matron or sixty-one, take a life-changing three-week holiday to Provence, France. Each is anxious to escape from their robotic lives in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. Adventures and conflicts emerge as the five wind their way through Provence and conclude each day around the large plane tree at their rented farmhouse, with spirited conversation and a [...]
 
Book: French Illusions - My Story as an American Au Pair in the Loire Valley by Linda Kovic-Skow
"This is a wonderful debut memoir, made much more appealing because it is true. A well written, fast-paced book enhanced by sprinkles of French..." A futile lie. She doesn't speak French. She knows she will be caught. It's 1979 and twenty-one-year-old Linda needs to learn a language fast in order to fulfill her lofty dreams. Broke yet determined, she pushes aside feelings of guilt, pretends to [...]
 
Book: City of Spirits (French Quarter Mystery Book 2) by Eric Wilder
PERFECT MIXTURE OF MYSTERY AND THE PARANORMAL - In the most haunted and forbidden city on earth, no one disregards the supernatural, especially during the madness of Mardi Gras. P.I. Wyatt Thomas has a rich new client that wants him to prove he isn't a passeblanc a person of black heritage attempting to pass as white. Wyatt falls hard for the man's daughter, a supermodel named Desire with a twin [...]
 
Book: Big Easy (French Quarter Mystery Book 1) by Eric Wilder
PERFECT MIXTURE OF MYSTERY, SUSPENSE AND THE PARANORMAL. In the most haunted and forbidden city on earth, police can't afford to disregard the supernatural. When it becomes apparent to N.O.P.D. homicide detective Tony Nicosia that the recent killing of panhandlers is related to voodoo, he turns to the one person he knows that can help him Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite private [...]
 
Book: Primal Creatures (French Quarter Mystery Book 3) by Eric Wilder
PERFECT MIXTURE OF MYSTERY AND THE PARANORMAL - In the most haunted and forbidden city on earth, no one disregards the supernatural, especially P.I. Wyatt Thomas and his business partner voodoo mambo Mama Mulate. When a famous movie producer hires Wyatt to investigate a heinous death on an island resort for actors, artists, and writers, he thinks he's earned a paid vacation. Strange monks, Cajun [...]
 
Book: The Fall Of The French Letter King (The 'French Letter' trilogy Book 3) by Thea Hartley
This is the final book in the "French Letter" trilogy. The haunting story of the third generation of Hortons. Ron goes into decline as his business fails and his daughter Thea tries to overcome the traumas and abuse which shape her life. A story of heartache, tragic secrets, and the courage to fight back against all odds. This book also provides an insight into the rubber factory and the culture [...]
 
Book: Baudelaire's Revenge - A Novel by Bob Van Laerhoven
Winner of the Hercule Poirot Prize for Best Crime Novel - Winner of the USA Best Book Award 2014 in the category Fiction: mystery/suspense "A decadent tale. Commissioner Lefevre's philosophical discussions with artists and poets and a creepy Belgian dwarf are fascinating."--Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review It is 1870, and Paris is in turmoil. As the social and political turbulence [...]
 
Book: The Reluctant Hero by Jackie Weger
There are a few things Parnell Stillman is dead certain he will never do: He'd never fall in love. He'd never have kids. He'd never be a hero. His first and only love is flying. The struggle to keep his air cargo business solvent is challenge enough. Rebecca Hollis believes caring for others is the road to happiness. Tasked to shepherd five orphans on a flight to a conclave to meet prospective [...]
 
Book: Georgia Ranch by Ashlee Wilson
It all started on a small farm in Georgia where everyone knows who you are and you can't keep any secrets. There was this young cowboy Daniel and his daughter Emma they took milk to the market every morning before the sun came up. Except for one day and that was today it was the anniversary of his wife's death it was a year ago today. On this day he and his daughter would go buy flowers to take [...]
 
Book: Peace by A D Koboah
Peace Osei is young, beautiful - and addicted to heroin; the only thing that can keep painful past memories at bay. But when a face from the past re-enters her life demanding answers to questions she is not ready to face, it threatens to send Peace swimming deeper into self-destructive waters. Having spent so long drifting away from the real world, can Peace find the strength to face the past and [...]
 
Book: Once Innocent (Cries Unheard) by April Bartaszewicz
Three children destroyed by alcohol, drugs, and a violent father. Drugs and alcohol were a major part of the abuse these children suffered. They grew up around a father who hated almost everyone he came in contact with. It was hard for these children to have a father that was racist even against the children. The children had to learn to rely on each other for support. Even though the siblings [...]
 
Book: Having Fun by Simon Kemp
Trapped in a hall of mirrors, waging a war against the people who sell dreams... At the theme park, Greg loads people onto the Sheep Dip roller coaster. When the ride is over, he helps them off again. Some of them are laughing. Quite a few of them are wet. All of them are happy. Greg is not happy, though. He's starting to realize that something is wrong at at the park. And not just here: [...]
 
Book: We All Have a Voice - My Mother's Story by Maha Al Fahim
Amina's 14-year-old daughter, Maha Al Fahim, skillfully brings her mother's story to life in these pages, creating an inspiring testament to the power of speaking the truth, of bringing meaning to suffering, and of discovering what truly matters in this life. Amina grew up in a Middle Eastern home where, from the time she was seven, she was responsible for the housework and for the care of her [...]
 
Book: Me & D*ck - It's Not What You Know, It's Who You... by C. Robinson
Experiencing her quarter-life crisis Sunshyne Mercy is in need of a life-style makeover. By day the virginal NYC kindergarten teacher tries her best to prepare her students for the "real" world. By night the sexy partial escort attends parties, concerts, movie premiers and political campaigns accompanying high-profile, high paying men. Her ultimate goal is to run a world renowned escorting agency [...]
 
Book: Ten Yen True by Christina St. Clair, Amanda Armstrong
Kaizen! That's what Caitlin, JJ, Paul, and Tommy need--to change for the better. When they each mysteriously receive one of four ten yen coins, none of them know or understand why or where their journey is about to take them. Ten Yen True intertwines the lives of four people, all of whom have need of one another to bring about healing and wholeness and are being mysteriously helped by a Japanese [...]
 
Book: The Unlikely Savior by T.S. Seley Elliott
U.S. Air Force sergeant Johnnie Carter awakens bloody and disoriented in the middle of the Nevada desert. A total stranger swears Johnnie miraculously appeared and saved her sick baby's life. All Johnnie wants is get back to her life, but instead, she is propelled into an unstoppable chain of events teeming with apparent miracles, all of which seem to center around her. As she encounters an [...]
 
Book: Silent Trauma by Judith Barrow
Silent Trauma is the story of four women, living in different parts of the UK but drawn together in friendship because of the consequences of a prescribed drug, Legal and laboratory tested, Stilboestrol (Diethylstilboestrol) was given to pregnant women between nineteen forty-seven to nineteen seventy -one, and was believed to prevent miscarriages. It didn't. But what it did do was cause internal [...]
 
Book: When The Serpent Bites by Nesly Clerge
**INTERNATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER - GOLD MEDAL** 2017 Best general fiction - Readers' Favorite "Downright Amazing." Bobbie Grob, Readers' Favorite "A fascinating read." John Murray, Pacific book review "A plethora of twisted and suspenseful events." San Francisco Book Review "An arresting prison tale about penance." Kirkus Reviews Frederick Starks has it all a gorgeous wife who was his high [...]
 
Book: WHEN GOD WASN'T LOOKING by Eunice Heath Tate
As a little girl, Sydnee Price's mother left her "for a little while," in the care of a couple in Jamaica. Molested by her guardian, reviled by the women in the district and disowned by the church, Sydnee flees to America, buries her past and seals her heart tight. However, the ghosts of her past hover, including Sunshine Brown, the daughter conceived in abuse and abandoned. To reclaim her "true" [...]
 
Book: A Step Too Far by L.K. Watts
Caitlin O'Connor has the perfect life. Or so she thinks. In her late twenties, she already has a fantastic career as a trauma nurse with a gorgeous, rich, successful husband to match. But when tragedy strikes on an exotic holiday, all this changes. Caitlin's near-death experience makes her realise that she has to move out of her comfort zone and make the most of life's opportunities. But when she [...]
 
Book: Her Past's Present by Michael Poeltl
Customers who bought The Girl on the Train, also purchased Her Past's Present. Unable to cope with a deteriorating existence and encroaching anxiety, Tess checks herself into a mental health facility. Inside she meets Tebor, another patient who claims to know her from a previous life. Wondering if she can heal her present by making peace with her forgotten past, Tess becomes receptive to the idea [...]
 
Book: Shadows Burned In by Chris Pourteau
***winner of the 2015 eLit Book Awards Gold Medal for Literary Fiction*** David Jackson leaves a successful law practice in the big city to return to the hometown he fled long ago. At its center stands Old Suzie's house, a grand home once the elegant jewel of a bygone era. Now abandoned, the house stands decaying, simmering in the town's tortured past. David thought he'd buried his childhood [...]
 
Book: Glimmer by Nicola McDonagh
A riveting compilation of surreal, supernatural and mysterious tales. Seven compelling stories of obsession, loss, redemption, unusual romance and hope are brought together in this unsettling and original anthology. From ethereal speculation to rekindling forgotten love, these beautifully crafted tales explore human nature in all its diversity. Sometimes disturbing, sometimes inspirational, they [...]
 
Book: Order in Court (Toby Potts Book 2) by David Thomas Osborne
Toby Potts, fresh from Bar School, and clutching his graduation diploma, is a young, aspiring barrister, full of hopes and dreams and intent on becoming the leading criminal advocate of his time. He can hardly wait to get on his feet and impress the jury with his incisive cross-examination, his mastery of all things legal, and his spellbinding final speeches. Sadly, reality kicks in, and Toby [...]
 
Book: Blood Blossom by Daryl Hajek
After having been separated for twenty-two years, Vivian wants to reestablish ties with her younger sister, Christine. Instead, she is met with hostility and resistance. Christine wants one thing and one thing only--revenge. Fueled by rage and having a sadistic sense of humor, Christine will stop at nothing to go after their mysterious mother, Rose. No one better stand in Christine's way--or [...]
 
Book: Your first words - How to start writing by Manouk Barnas & Daniel Kronen
This book will guide you through the writer's life. It will show you how to overcome your doubts and fear and how to become a writer. This book will help you write your first words as the professional writer you always wanted to be. Authors Manouk Barnas was born and raised in the Netherlands. Her passion for writing brought her to the world of international communication and media. She has a [...]
 
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