Frank Hunter's Peril
Frank was boy with a fortune on his head. His mother was widowed. The dangers were all round, only waiting for the right moment to strike!
This dashing novel was penned by the author of the famous... More > "Ragged Dick" series.< Less
Second Incursion: Lovecraftian Shorts
The secret "organisation" that resides beneath Westminster Palace keeps Britain safe from the machinations of the alien and mystical forces that surround humanity. When London's water... More > supply is suddenly drained, it's feared there may have been a second incursion.
This short story is part of the "Lovecraftian Shorts" series of short stories, that are inspired by H.P Lovecraft and his Cthulhu Mythos.< Less
The author writes.. "I have lost, within these last few days, a little bull-dog. He had just completed the sixth month of his brief existence. He had no history. His intelligent eyes opened to... More > look out upon the world, to love mankind, then closed again on the cruel secrets of death."
In this wonderfully illustrated book, the author reminisces about the moments of friendship and love they shared, and how the dog above all other animals is a man's best friend.< Less
Falconry: Sport of Kings
Falconry, once the means of supplying man's necessities, it has survived the centuries as one of the most romantic pastimes of history.
This collection of four articles taken from the pages of... More > National Geographic form a delightful insight into the world of Falconry. Including details of the practice of falconry, with suggestions and advice, and also an insight into the birds themselves. Littered with photographs and beautiful paintings of the birds in action and on the perch, you reader will enjoy this delve into the sport of kings.< Less