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"I Evade Fish" By Chris Browning
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More secretive than the Knights Templar, shrouded in 78% more mystery than the Masons, the secret society known only as the Beefy Herberts have spent countless years querying the enigmas of our... More > universe. You'll find none of that nonsense here though. But for the enigmas of three hundred odd years of the publication of the Common Swings, this book'll probably do you. Meet some of the many Fnords who've wandered the offices over the years. Meet Mellimor the Mighty and tremble at his ways. Play such games as Nineveh Nineshanks and All Over the Jelly Shop with your nearest and dearest. Observe the extraordinary pie faced lady whose bold demeanour endeared her so much to the Queen. Tremble at the horrors of the Pennywise. Pity Little Tich and... ponder the whereabouts of the Beauhillius Codex (and maybe even Vastbladder McGinty's trousers while you're at it). One thing is for sure... you'll find out more than you wished for in... The Common Swings 1.5 - "I Evade Fish".< Less
Summoning Alice Keppel By Richard Grayson
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In the four whimsical and compelling tales of British and American history collected in SUMMONING ALICE KEPPEL, acclaimed short story writer Richard Grayson creates an alternative universe where King... More > Edward VII's mistress is worshipped as a goddess; where "Old Tippecanoe," President William Henry Harrison, is upstaged by a minor actor he considers a mere nuisance; where the madness of Cold War Defense Secretary James V. Forrestal has immense weird repercussions for decades; and where a 124-year-old New Jersey man hilariously explains the true story of the building of the Panama Canal.< Less
The New Daughters By Amanda J Harrington
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In 1918, just before the end of the Great War, Thomasina and her sister Georgina are sent to live with their Aunt Ernestine. With their father dead and their mother turning away from the world, the... More > girls have no choice but to become part of a new family. Georgina is immediately at home and revels in their country life, but Thomasina is a lonely, determined girl who desperately misses her father and does not want to admit she needs anyone's help. Thomasina's letters to her controlling, narcissistic mother tell the story of how she grows into a strong young woman who finally realises she has a family it is safe to love. The New Daughters is the third book in the historical fiction series, Hands Across Time.< Less
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists By Robert Tressell
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The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists was one of the most influential political works of the 20th Century. Published in 1914, following the author's death in the lead up to the First World War, it was... More > widely circulated amongst British troops during the Second World War and is credited with playing a major role in Labour's landslide victory in 1945. With the forces of neo-liberalism intent on rolling back the Welfare State and reversing all the gains made by working people since its first publication it remains an inspiring read. Published in support of the Working Class Movement Library, Salford.< Less
Summoning Alice Keppel By Richard Grayson
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In the four whimsical and compelling tales of British and American history collected in SUMMONING ALICE KEPPEL, acclaimed short story writer Richard Grayson creates an alternative universe where King... More > Edward VII's mistress is worshipped as a goddess; where "Old Tippecanoe," President William Henry Harrison, is upstaged by a minor actor he considers a mere nuisance; where the madness of Cold War Defense Secretary James V. Forrestal has immense weird repercussions for decades; and where a 124-year-old New Jersey man hilariously explains the true story of the building of the Panama Canal.< Less
Katy's Time By Sheila Asch
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Katy accidentally wishes herself forward in time and stays for a week. She is in the house where she lives with her family in 1901, but it is now 1990. Two sisters, one 18 and one 12, are alone in... More > the house while their parents are away. At first they can't believe what has happened, but Katy convinces them. They take care of her and she gradually gets used to all the changes she discovers, but keeping the truth secret causes complications. The three girls have a week filled with strange happenings and weird coincidences. Katy makes a promise, but will she be able to keep it - and how will the girls ever know if she did ? The last part is set in the present, with an eerie twist at the end.< Less
Katy's Time By Sheila Asch
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Katy accidentally wishes herself forward in time and stays for a week. She is in the house where she lives with her family in 1901, but it is now 1990. Two sisters, one 18 and one 12, are alone in... More > the house while their parents are away. At first they can't believe what has happened, but Katy convinces them. They take care of her and she gradually gets used to all the changes she discovers, but keeping the truth secret causes complications. The three girls have a week filled with strange happenings and weird coincidences. Katy makes a promise, but will she be able to keep it - and how will the girls ever know if she did ? The last part is set in the present, with an eerie twist at the end.< Less
Dispatch Ontario Vol. 2 By Lana Winter & Nathaniel Hebert
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Pull your bed covers tighter, this autumn edition of Dispatch Ontario is sure to bring some chills, as well as inspire and activate the imagination. Descend into the fanciful mazes and mysteries of... More > the Junction Fae, rub elbows with weasel extraordinaire, Alphonse Pesant, create your own crystal rock candies, behold the rare High Park sparrow-moose and so much more!< Less
Kelvedon Hatch, 1840 – 1920: A Guided Tour By Phil George
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Go on a guided tour of Kelvedon Hatch, Essex, during the 19th and early 20th centuries. With the help of photographs, newspapers, parish records and census returns, the story of each house is... More > revealed, as are the lives of some of their occupants. It was a parish of many contrasts: from wealthy land-owners living in grand Georgian mansions with numerous servants, to agricultural workers struggling against poverty in overcrowded and dilapidated cottages. Discover how the landscape changed after the common land was enclosed, and how farmers struggled to cope with the agricultural depression. Find out about the role of the parish in WW1 when it was at the front line of Britain's fight against the Zeppelins. See how the new school was established and functioned, and why a new parish church was built. There are stories of crime, bankruptcy, poverty, scandal, revenge, leisure and migration. Even if you have never been to Kelvedon Hatch, you will find yourself immersed in its history.< Less
Kelvedon Hatch, 1840 – 1920: A Guided Tour By Phil George
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Go on a guided tour of Kelvedon Hatch, Essex, during the 19th and early 20th centuries. With the help of photographs, newspapers, parish records and census returns, the story of each house is... More > revealed, as are the lives of some of their occupants. It was a parish of many contrasts: from wealthy land-owners living in grand Georgian mansions with numerous servants, to agricultural workers struggling against poverty in overcrowded and dilapidated cottages. Discover how the landscape changed after the common land was enclosed, and how farmers struggled to cope with the agricultural depression. Find out about the role of the parish in WW1 when it was at the front line of Britain's fight against the Zeppelins. See how the new school was established and functioned, and why a new parish church was built. There are stories of crime, bankruptcy, poverty, scandal, revenge, leisure and migration. Even if you have never been to Kelvedon Hatch, you will find yourself immersed in its history.< Less

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