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Deadly Politics in The Wars of the Roses: Stormbird

King Henry VI inherited an England that was basking in the glory from the wars with France that brought land and money to the kingdom, but Henry was not interested in land, war, or politics. With his lack of leadership came…

Night Heron

The Espionage Thriller Night Heron

Twenty years have not softened prisoner 5995’s resolve or his abilities as a spy. Also known as Peanut, he escaped from a labor camp surrounded by desert and made his way to Beijing. With brutal force and cunning he connects…

Capturing the Light

The First Photographs in Capturing the Light

Before the invention of photography there was an unofficial race to discover the process of capturing images directly from the subject. In the 1830’s two men, Louis Daguerre and William Henry Fox Talbot, were successful…

The Goblin Emperor

Court Intrigue in The Goblin Emperor

The youngest son of the elf Emperor, Maia, has spent most of his life away from his cold father, his family and the court. At first Maia lived with his goblin mother both of them ignored and rejected, but after her death he was sent…

Gam, Set, and Murder

Following The Clues in Game, Set, and Murder

As Wimbledon’s tournament begins the anticipation and excitement are disrupted by the murder of the former tennis star and coach Petar Belic. No one seems to know who would want to kill Petar…

Conquest

Alien Masters in Conquest

Earth has been conquered by aliens, the Illyri, who have brought new technologies to the humans, though not everyone is happy about being subject to the invaders. Some humans have banded together to rebel…

Cold Storage, Alaska

The madcap world in Cold Storage, Alaska

Perhaps it’s the isolation or the weather, but Cold Storage, Alaska is full of quirk- quirky people and quirky stories. Miles, the local physician’s assistant, tries to help his patients with their issues…

No Way Back

The Roller Coaster Thriller, No Way Back

Jimmy Thane has been given a second chance, which at the same time is probably also his last chance. He’s an alcoholic and drug abuser who has burnt almost everyone, but he was able to snag a new job in a new place. He’s the CEO of a failing…

Horologicon

Lost Words in The Horologicon

Fun, surprising, and sometimes even vulgar, words can be entertaining, but some of these words have disappeared or changed. Mark Forsyth has written a day’s worth of forgotten words…

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The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August

Each time Harry August dies he is reborn in his same life at his birth. Harry gets to relive his life endlessly with the benefit of remembering everything and being able to change…

The Sins of The Father

A Medieval Murder in The Sins of the Father

After years of turmoil King John died leaving England vulnerable with his young son as the King, seeing an opportunity Louis of France invades. As the lords of the land gather to fight off Louis, the Earl of Sheffield is murdered…