British & Irish
epub |eng | | Author:Sue Watson

19 Bush Oysters Down Under I woke the following day, unaware I’d slept for fourteen hours until I glanced at the time on my phone. There were also about twenty ...
( Category: Contemporary July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-04 | Author:Molly Green [Green, Molly]

Chapter Twenty-Two ‘I’ve had a letter from Mr Clarke,’ June said, smiling broadly. ‘He’s quite happy for me to advertise for a full-time nurse if you’ll do the dual role ...
( Category: Genre Fiction July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-28 | Author:R.N. Morris [R. N. Morris]

TWENTY-ONE Quinn hesitated at the door to the department, watching his sergeants in silence. They were engrossed in their work and unaware of his presence as yet. It seemed that ...
( Category: Mystery July 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-16 | Author:Marta McDowell

Hill Top’s lilacs The seeds of the annual flowers that Beatrix collected last fall can go into the ground. While she works, she is supervised by a robin, like the ...
( Category: Arts & Literature July 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2008-01-15 | Author:Arnold Bennett [Bennett, Arnold]

The Tellwrights were destined to have other visitors that afternoon. Agnes, coming from school, was accompanied by a lady. Anna, who was setting the tea-table, saw a double shadow pass ...
( Category: Classics July 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-07-04 | Author:David, Deirdre;

8 The ‘Booksey Boys’ and the Woman Writer ‘I think anyone who wants to return to Britain in the Fifties is on to an insane project. The society was so ...
( Category: Women's Studies July 5,2018 )
azw3, mobi, epub |eng | 2012-01-01 | Author:Michael Jecks

Rougemont Castle The news that Sir Richard de Welles had arrived and would like a few words with him did not please Sir James de Cockington. ‘Where is Sir Baldwin? ...
( Category: Mystery July 4,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2005-01-01 | Author:The Big Over Easy

“We don’t have weeks.” Shenstone put his head around the door. “Hello, Jack!” he said cheerfully. “Want to hear the results of the vacuumings I took from the carpet at ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales July 2,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-25 | Author:Kitty Neale

Chapter 32 After meeting Dottie, Robbie went back to Cynthia’s, sorted out his stuff and then went upstairs. When Yvonne let him in he dumped his suitcase on the floor ...
( Category: Genre Fiction June 23,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Stuart David

8 McFadgen was a good fifteen minutes late for our tête-à-tête. I’d found myself a seat up against the back wall of the café, ordered myself a roll and sausage ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense June 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-29 | Author:Colm Tóibín [Colm Tóibín]

When Marcus came I was expecting him. I heard knocking for a while and then I heard him asking a neighbour where I was. I opened the door for him. ...
( Category: Literary June 22,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2000-07-05 | Author:Conrad, Joseph [Conrad, Joseph]

III "I looked at him, lost in astonishment. There he was before me, in motley, as though he had absconded from a troupe of mimes, enthusiastic, fabulous. His very existence ...
( Category: Classics June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2000-07-09 | Author:Conrad, Joseph [Conrad, Joseph]

Chapter 4 On men reprieved by its disdainful mercy, the immortal sea confers in its justice the full privilege of desired unrest. Through the perfect wisdom of its grace they ...
( Category: Classics June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2000-07-16 | Author:Conrad, Joseph [Conrad, Joseph]

V HE WAITED. Before his eyes the engines turned with slow labour, that in the moment of going off into a mad fling would stop dead at Mr. Rout's shout, ...
( Category: Classics June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2010-09-25 | Author:Golding, William [Golding, William]

Long before Ralph and Piggy came up with Jack's lot, they could hear the party. There was a stretch of grass in a place where the palms left a wide ...
( Category: Classics June 20,2018 )

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