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Uganda Palaver By Michael Fitzalan
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Preparations for a coronation lead to a family visiting Uganda. The family, travelling to Africa as a group for the first time, know that adventures and disasters await. It is not what life throws at... More > you but how you deal with it that counts. This is a humorous and warm account of a family's frustration and bewilderment. From being stranded in Lake Victoria with no fuel to being buffeted in a tropical storm near Murchinson Falls, the Bruton family embraced adversity with humour and tenacity. This book is probably the funniest account of travels abroad that you will ever read. With laughter comes drama and adversity, perhaps too, the key to a mystery that has kept Scotland Yard baffled for over forty years...< Less
Uganda Safari By Michael Fitzalan
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Uganda in the 1990's. Gathering for the Coronation of the King, heir to the throne of one of Africa's most prosperous countries, a Major and his entourage hesitantly discover the pace and people of... More > this jewel of a country.< Less
Uganda By Michael Fitzalan
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As guests of the Buganda, different groups flew in from Kilimanjaro and the Middle East, landing at Entebbe where they were welcomed like VIPs. Staying in Kampala, at Reste Corner, The Speke Hotel... More > and Aki Bua Road, they saw the sites of the Muganda. Their tour included visiting the Naggalabi Coronation Site at Buddo, the government buildings and listening to jazz in the palace grounds. A day trip to the source of the Nile and to Jinja, the sugar cane capital of Uganda, followed. Later in their stay, they spent a weekend on one of the Ssese Islands in the middle of Lake Victoria. Finally, going on safari at Murchison Falls, the disparate groups fell in love with all aspects of Uganda during their stay.< Less
Uganda Safari By Michael Fitzalan
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Uganda in the 1990's. Gathering for the Coronation of the King, heir to the throne of one of Africa's most prosperous countries, a Major and his entourage hesitantly discover the pace and people of... More > this jewel of a country.< Less
Up! By Michael Fitzalan
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As guest of the Buganda, different groups flew in from Kilimanjaro and the Middle East, landing at Entebbe where they were welcomed like VIPs. Staying in Kampala, at Reste Corner, The Speke Hotel and... More > Aki Bua Road, they saw the sites of the Muganda. Their tour included visiting the Naggalabi Coronation Site at Buddo, the government buildings and listening to jazz in the palace grounds. A day trip to the source of the Nile and to Jinja, the sugar cane capital of Uganda, followed. Later in their stay, they spent a weekend on one of the Ssese Islands in the middle of Lake Victoria. Finally, going on safari at Murchison Falls, the disparate groups fell in love with all aspects of Uganda during their stay.< Less
George & The Dragon - A Modern-Day-Play By Michael Fitzalan
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Bobby, a painter is repainting a pub when he finds a cache of sovereigns and some bonds. He visits Georgina, a broker who he knows through family connections. She listens to his story, but there is a... More > twist. A gang of villains, using a courier company as a front, has discovered the haul too. George insists that Bobby return the cash to the crooks. Before he has an opportunity to offload the bonds, the crooks are on to him. He is pursued by the gang and one gets run over. Another is drowned chasing him while the third falls off a tube platform and the fourth falls off some scaffolding. Then, the tail kidnaps George. Bobby gives himself up in hope that they will let her go if the money is returned. He winds up in a disused furniture veneer factory on a trimming bench. George is tied up in the office. The motor of the saw starts up and the saw moves up between Bobby’s legs. Helpless George waits to hear the scream. Can anyone of anything save them?< Less
55 Carrom By Michael Fitzalan
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McCool’s real name had been Demna and he had been called ‘Finn’ because his hair was fair. Oisin’s hair was fair and that had convinced Mike that they should stick with the... More > name. It was also easy to translate and could be extended to Finian, which sounded similar to the French word fainéant, which means lazy. Finn had a reputation in the Irish guards for being more interested in the parties in Chelsea than in life in the barracks. It was for his charm and fighting skills that he had been given the job with Mike’s team. In legend, Finn had many adventures he had a reputation of fairness and being wise, which is how those in Finn’s troop felt about him. The ‘Fianna’, Finn’s tribe, had possessed magic weapons and this Mike and his team certainly had in abundance.< Less
66 Switch By Michael Fitzalan
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Franz Kafka meets Raymond Chandler. This is a terrifying psychological novel that charges to a chilling finale. Sassy Joe Ederer thinks he knows it all. So, why is he in the wrong part of town with... More > the wrong set of friends for company? Haunted by sinister nightmares, Joe Ederer, an American in London, recalls his voracious past. Reality starts to mirror his dreams and Joe is thrust into a twilight existence where only the fit and quick-witted will survive. This is a graphic and tasteful thriller, which follows Joe's thoughts and deeds in excruciating detail. An enjoyable bagatelle that twists and turns as ‘Jive-talking Joe’ fights for his survival and a chance to reinvent himself. He drives a 'limo' with a gun under the seat, he has people he wants to get out of his life and he has a new love interest. Everything will be all right, then, maybe, perhaps, for sure.< Less
Jubilee 1977 - Seveny Seven - What a time! By Michael Fitzalan
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SEVENY SEVEN Seveny-Seven was what the Disc Jockeys, slovenly, called the year of seventy seven, the year after the heat wave and the year before 'New Wave'. Nineteen Seventy Seven was the year of... More > the Queen's Jubilee and the zenith of the Punk Rock revolution. It was time of fear and uncertainty. The oil crisis had knocked the economy off course, the cold war was at its height, there was doom and gloom all around. What did 1977 mean to adolescents? One teenager, Michael Fitzalan was keen to discover new music and celebrate his fifteenth birthday with a book published and a girl on his arm. An excruciatingly frank account of life in 1970's London that will resonate with teenagers now. This is a wonderful romp through a decade defining year.< Less
Carom and Finn McHugh By Michael Fitzalan
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This pastiche is fast paced and risque in an entertaining way. A thriller that pits Finn McHugh against Didier Porchaire who is the most violent and sadistic villain and smuggler in Europe. Using... More > Carrom board cases to hide and smuggle stolen art, he leaves a trail of bodies. He has to be stopped. Carom is a thriller introducing Finn McHugh and his glamorous and beautiful team as they try to track down an art smuggler and drug dealer who has fatally dispatched others who have stood in his way. Through Helsinki, London, Paris, Prague and St Petersburg, the team chase Didier, racing to reach him and bring him to justice before three gorgeous Cubans who only want revenge.< Less