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Still Human By Kelli Heitstuman-Tomko
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When Emma finds herself with child, she decides that her only option is suicide. She throws herself into the Thames late at night, but is rescued and taken to a nearby home. William Smythe is a... More > wealthy, well-traveled man who splits his time between the docks in London where his ships berth and his estate in Surrey. He offers Emma and her unborn child another chance at life. It is 1888, the Autumn of Terror. Jack the Ripper is prowling the streets of Spitafelds. Emma steps into a different world and learns to adapt as she and William and their friend Geoffrey try to solve the secret of the Whitechapel Murderer.< Less
The Four Feathers By A. E. W. Mason
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The novel tells the story of a British officer, Harry Feversham, who resigns from his commission in the East Surrey Regiment just prior to Sir Garnet Wolseley's 1882 expedition to Egypt to suppress... More > the rising of Urabi Pasha. He is faced with censure from three of his comrades, Captain Trench as well as Lieutenants Castleton and Willoughby for cowardice, which is signified by the delivery of three white feathers to him. He loses support of his Irish fiancée, Ethne Eustace, who too presents him with the fourth feather. His best friend in the regiment, Captain Durrance becomes his rival for Ethne.< Less
Still Human By Kelli Heitstuman-Tomko
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When Emma finds herself with child, she decides that her only option is suicide. She throws herself into the Thames late at night, but is rescued and taken to a nearby home. William Smythe is a... More > wealthy, well-traveled man who splits his time between the docks in London where his ships berth and his estate in Surrey. He offers Emma and her unborn child another chance at life. It is 1888, the Autumn of Terror. Jack the Ripper is prowling the streets of Spitafelds. Emma steps into a different world and learns to adapt as she and William and their friend Geoffrey try to solve the secret of the Whitechapel Murderer.< Less
The War of the Worlds - With Illustrations By H. G. Wells
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The War of the Worlds is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells. It first appeared in serialized form in 1897, published simultaneously in Pearson's Magazine in the UK and Cosmopolitan Magazine in... More > the US. The first appearance in book form was published by William Heinemann of London in 1898. It is the first-person narrative of the adventures of an unnamed protagonist and his brother in Surrey and London as Earth is invaded by Martians. Written between 1895 and 1897, it is one of the earliest stories that detail a conflict between mankind and an extraterrestrial race. The novel is one of the most commented-on works in the science fiction canon.< Less
How to Make a Dress out of Silence By Janice Windle
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In this second collection Janice Windle presents forty-five of her poems, written between 2010 and 2012, in an eclectic mix of the sublime and the slightly ridiculous, which, she maintains, mirrors... More > much of her life. Thoughtful and sometimes thought-provoking, she draws on a varied experience as artist and teacher, expatriate in the Far East and child of the mid-twentieth century. Her poems are honest, direct, sometimes funny, always constructed with the listener in mind. Janice Windle lives in Guildford, Surrey, with her partner, poet Dónall Dempsey.< Less
Diary John Evelyn By JOHN EVELYN
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JOHN EVELYN Diary John Evelyn, English country gentleman, courtier, diarist, and miscellaneous author, was born at Wotton, in Surrey, on October 31, 1620, and was educated at Lewes, and then at... More > Balliol College, Oxford. He then lived at the Middle Temple, London; but after the death of Strafford, disliking the unsettled state of England, he spent three months in the Low Countries. Returning for a short time to England, he followed the Royalist army for three days; but his prudence overcame his loyalty, and, crossing the Channel again, he wandered for four years in France and Italy.< Less
About a Fox and a Boy By Paul De Marco
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This book tells the fascinating story of an unbreakable bond that formed between a young fox called White Tip and an eleven year old boy named Tom Parker, in the county of Surrey, England. White Tip... More > had been orphaned at a very young age and was rescued by Tom, who hand-reared the cub in secret in his garden shed. Although the two were separated through a twist of fate, nothing could keep them apart forever! The book describes Tom's struggles at school and White Tip's fight for survival in the wild, where he had to rely on his ancestral instincts in order to survive.< Less
About a Fox and a Boy By Paul De Marco
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This book tells the fascinating story of an unbreakable bond that formed between a young fox called White Tip and an eleven year old boy named Tom Parker, in the county of Surrey, England. White Tip... More > had been orphaned at a very young age and was rescued by Tom, who hand-reared the cub in secret in his garden shed. Although the two were separated through a twist of fate, nothing could keep them apart forever! The book describes Tom's struggles at school and White Tip's fight for survival in the wild, where he had to rely on his ancestral instincts in order to survive.< Less
A Room With A View By E. M. Forster
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This Edwardian social comedy explores love and prim propriety among an eccentric cast of characters assembled in an Italian pensione and in a corner of Surrey, England. A charming young... More > Englishwoman, Lucy Honeychurch, faints into the arms of a fellow Britisher when she witnesses a murder in a Florentine piazza. Attracted to this man, George Emerson—who is entirely unsuitable and whose father just may be a Socialist—Lucy is soon at war with the snobbery of her class and her own conflicting desires. Back in England, she is courted by a more acceptable, if stifling, suitor and soon realizes she must make a startling decision that will decide the course of her future: she is forced to choose between convention and passion.< Less
Room View By E. M. Forster
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This Edwardian social comedy explores love and prim propriety among an eccentric cast of characters assembled in an Italian pensione and in a corner of Surrey, England. A charming young... More > Englishwoman, Lucy Honeychurch, faints into the arms of a fellow Britisher when she witnesses a murder in a Florentine piazza. Attracted to this man, George Emerson—who is entirely unsuitable and whose father just may be a Socialist—Lucy is soon at war with the snobbery of her class and her own conflicting desires. Back in England, she is courted by a more acceptable, if stifling, suitor and soon realizes she must make a startling decision that will decide the course of her future: she is forced to choose between convention and passion.< Less

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