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Nothing of Importance

Nothing of Importance by John Bernard Pye Adams

Nothing of Importance by John Bernard Pye Adams

Fighting in France during the Great War, Bernard Adams, an officer with a Welsh battalion, was moved to chronicle what he saw and experienced: the living conditions and duties of officers and “Tommies” (enlisted men) in their dank, rat-infested trenches and behind the lines; the maiming and deaths; and the quiet periods described in official reports as “nothing of importance”. Adams relates his wounding in June, 1916 and its aftermath. The concluding chapter, which he wrote during his convalescence in “Blighty” (soldiers’ slang for England), is an impassioned reflection on war. Following several months of recuperation Adams returned to the front where, on February 26, 1917 he was wounded again. The following day he died.

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A Deadly Tango

A Deadly Tango by Michel Poulin

A Deadly Tango by Michel Poulin

Dean Price and Erik Johnson are two of the best paramilitary field agents of the CIA, to whom the most dangerous and delicate missions of the CIA are given. This time, they will be tasked with investigating a case of nuclear weapons trafficking involving Middle East players. However, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps Intelligence Bureau will also prove to be interested in finding out about the details of that deal and will send some of their best agents to gather information and, possibly, react to it. A DEADLY TANGO is the sequel of FRIENDS AND FOES and is a spy thriller novel.

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The Quest For The Holy Hummus

The Quest For The Holy Hummus by James Allinson

The Quest For The Holy Hummus by James Allinson

Despite being a regressive and unhelpful stereotype, it was nevertheless accurate to say that dragons were aggressive, bloodthirsty brutes. Not George, though. He’s a self-professed ‘decent’ individual with a penchant for organic cookery, gardening, and making his own clothes. Oh, and he’s a vegan, you know! George’s adventure begins when he decides he wants some hummus. However, as Dragonville definitely isn’t the sort of place to find chickpea-based snacks, he sets off towards People Town to visit his favourite place in the whole world, the glorious Farmer Fred’s feel-good, local, family, fair-trade, organic wholefoods store.

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The Uphill Climb

The Uphill Climb by B. M. Bower

The Uphill Climb by B. M. Bower

Ford Campbell is a hard-working, honest, decent cowboy—when he’s sober. But give him a bottle of whiskey and all bets are off. Usually it just makes him rowdy, but this time…well, this time he thinks there might just have been a wedding. Was he the groom? Who was the bride? And where is she?

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Graustark

Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon

Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon

The Graustark novels are stories of court intrigue, royal disguise, and romance. They were popular best-sellers at the time they were published and the original editions are still readily available in used book shops. The novels gave their name to a fictional genre called Graustarkian: this genre contains tales of romance and intrigue usually featuring titled characters in small, fictional, Central European countries.

During the 1870’s, Graustark’s ruler, Prince Ganlook, was killed in a war with neighboring Axphain. As part of the ensuing peace treaty, Graustark agreed to pay a large indemnity to Axphain, to be due, with interest, in fifteen years.(Wikipedia)

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Sweet Tooth

Sweet Tooth by Robert F. Young

Sweet Tooth by Robert F. Young

The aliens were quite impressed by Earth’s technical marvels—they found them just delicious!

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The Tale of Solomon Owl

The Tale of Solomon Owl by Arthur Scott Bailey

The Tale of Solomon Owl by Arthur Scott Bailey

Arthur Scott Bailey, a native of the state of Vermont, wrote over forty children’s books using a variety of animals, birds and even insects to entertain.

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The Convict

The Convict by G. P. R. James

The Convict by G. P. R. James

As young Lord Hadley and his companion Edward Dudley travel along a dark, coastal road, they encounter a young girl pinioned by a fallen wall. They rescue her and alert her father, stationed on the cliff-top, apparently watching for something or someone, before continuing their journey to the home of Sir Arthur Adelon. What was the girl doing out alone at night? What was her father’s business on the cliff? Who is the sinister-looking stranger that young Edgar Adelon spots at the home of his beloved? And does Dudley have a chance with the beautiful heiress Eda, or have her affections been won by his wealthy patron? As tensions rise between Lord and tutor, tragedy strikes and the harsh reality of the penal system is laid bare. With the backdrop of political unrest and the growing Chartist movement, this tale has intrigue, romance and passion.

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The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn

The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn by Harry Collingwood

The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn by Harry Collingwood

Eric Blackburn’s strange adventures begin when the ship on which he is engaged as fourth officer is struck by an enormous meteorite and sinks within minutes, and Blackburn is the sole survivor out of the 535 people on board that ship. Through extraordinary luck he reaches an overturned lifeboat into which he saves himself, and from which he is rescued by the Yorkshire Lass. The Yorkshire Lass, however, brings with it a new adventure, as it is on a quest for hidden treasure on a mysterious tropical island and is going to catapult Eric into unprecedented adventures

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The Purple Cloud

The Purple Cloud by M. P. Shiel

The Purple Cloud by M. P. Shiel

The story, a recording of a medium’s meditation over the future writing of the text, details the narrator’s (Adam Jeffson’s) expedition to the North Pole during the 20th century on board the Boreal. Jeffson’s fiancée, the Countess Clodagh, poisons her own cousin in order to secure a place on the ship for Jeffson, because the expedition was known to be one of the best ever planned.

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