The Experiments is a Traveller one-shot scenario for 1-5 players. Designed to be played in a single session, the PCs find themselves in a horror survival situation.
Convinced they were about to... More > start a new life on a new world as part of the first wave of workers, they instead wake up in an underground facility on an operating table. With the lights failing, water pouring down the walls, and strange dangerous creatures coming up from below. This was not what they expected.< Less
After three generations of hard graft the starship that your grandfather, your father, and yourself have all grafted for, is in peril. If you don't make the next payment, you'll lose your... More > livelihood, your home, your ship.
There isn't anything that's going to stop you getting the money you need. With aliens, pirates, robots, criminals, the military and even the police against you, the odds aren't in your favour.
This is the time when the real inter-planetary trader come into his own. Warm up the engines, bring the guns online, snap up the cargo, it's time to make some cred.
Traders Vengeance is a game-book where you play the hero and choose the path to take. You decide which enemies to fight and which shipments to make.
A game-book by Felbrigg Napoleon Herriot.< Less
You've lost your home, your family and your future.
When you woke to find a dragon smashing through the gates of the underholm and goblins swarming in the corridors your first thoughts were of... More > survival.
Then the anger came, and the thirst for revenge and the need to get your home back.
So starts the quest to find the Dragonbane, a mystical item that is your only hope to defeat the dragon.
Dwarven Vengeance is a game-book where you play the hero and choose the path to take. you decide which monsters to fight and how to win back all that your have lost.< Less
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
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
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, 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
Practical Falconry is made up of two parts, both of which will be of interest to those thinking of taking up the noble sport of Falconry.
In the part the author, an experienced and well thought of... More > hawking expert describes how the beginner should go about the whole process. From asking what sort of country will you be flying your birds in, to what kind of birds would be suitable and how to go about getting them. From there he describes the various type of hunting can be done and how to go about it.
The second half of the book is called "How I became a Falconer", and describe this experts rise to prowess, through experience and anecdote.
This book, first published in 1869, is as fascinating and insightful today, as the day it was first printed and is recommended for anyone with an interest in falconry.< Less
This biography covers two great men of history, Napoleon and King Murat. Their long and rocky relationship is the core of this book. Napoleon the Emperor of the French, raised Murat to become a King... More > yet their friendship was destined to end through treachery.< Less
You may have heard of Chase Osborn as a politician, but that is only part of the story. He was a newspaper man, an explorer,a geologist and a crime fighter! In this autobiography you'll step... More > through Chase's life, from when literally, wolves were at the door to when he captured a murderer. You join him on his expeditions into the lost wilds, in confrontations with natives and wildlife. Then too the journey continues into his political life and then into retirement. It's a fascinating journey full of incident and adventure.< Less