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Mindslip By Tony Harmsworth
eBook (ePub): $2.80
MINDSLIP is the word coined by astrophysicist Dr. Geoffrey Arnold for the catastrophe which hit the Earth at 8.15am GMT next Wednesday morning. It began six hundred and fifty years earlier when... More > Betelgeuse fulfilled its long-held prophecy to turn supernova. The radiation, gamma rays and gravitational waves hit the Earth at the same time as a coronal mass ejection. The combined bombardment causes all creatures on the Earth to swap minds, leaving people in animals, animals in people, men in women and children in adults. The nightmare which follows becomes a social and economic catastrophe. Geoffrey Arnold becomes a key figure in the government catastrophe committee, formed to resolve the myriad issues raised by Mindslip. Mindslip is a realistic, frightening and sometimes amusing work of imagination which explores how people and families react to the world being changed beyond recognition.< Less
The Visitor: Scaffy Wagon Goonhilly Enigma Enmity & Eternity By Tony Harmsworth
eBook (ePub): $2.47
Specialist astronaut Evelyn Slater encounters a badly damaged, ancient alien artefact on the first ever space junk elimination mission. A security clampdown is imposed by the USA, Russian and... More > European governments. Evelyn leads a team of hand-picked scientists who make amazing discoveries within the alien device. Secrecy is impossible to maintain and she becomes embroiled in international politics as the existence of the Visitor is announced to the world. Tony Harmsworth's old-school way of writing descriptive science fiction will enthral you from beginning to end.< Less
THE VISITOR: Scaffy Wagon Goonhilly Enigma Enmity & Eternity By Tony Harmsworth
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Specialist astronaut Evelyn Slater encounters a badly damaged, ancient alien artefact on the first ever space junk elimination mission. A security clampdown is imposed by the USA, Russian and... More > European governments. Evelyn leads a team of hand-picked scientists who make amazing discoveries within the alien device. Secrecy is impossible to maintain and she becomes embroiled in international politics as the existence of the Visitor is announced to the world. Tony Harmsworth writes old-school science fiction. His descriptions of life on a Soyuz, the ISS and the Scaffy Wagon are superb. The story of this strange alien encounter will enthral from beginning to end.< Less
Visitor 1 Scaffy Wagon By Tony Harmsworth
eBook (ePub): $0.00
Specialist astronaut Evelyn Slater encounters a badly damaged, ancient alien artefact on the first ever space junk elimination mission. A security clampdown is imposed by the USA, Russian and... More > European governments. Evelyn leads a team of hand-picked scientists who make amazing discoveries within the alien device. Secrecy is impossible to maintain and she becomes embroiled in international politics as the existence of the Visitor is announced to the world. Tony Harmsworth's old school classic science fiction novel will have you on the edge of your seat from beginning to end. His stunning descriptions will make you think you are actually part of the Scaffy Wagon team.< Less
Loch Ness Monster Explained & Loch Ness Understood: The Co-Founder of the Loch Ness Centre Provides a Personal Perspective on the Loch's Natural History, Geography & Heritage and the Famous Mystery Is Finally Explored and Explained By Tony Harmsworth
eBook (ePub): $7.81
Loch Ness Monster Explained & Loch Ness Understood: The Co-Founder of the Loch Ness Centre Provides a Personal Perspective on the Loch's Natural History, Geography & Heritage and the Famous... More > Mystery Is Finally Explored and Explained. This is an update of the 2010 print publication Loch Ness, Nessie & Me by Tony Harmsworth. These books are the first comprehensive Loch Ness books for more than a decade. This electronic edition exposes fakes, hoaxes and pseudoscience and shows how the story grew from an interesting local tale into the most famous mystery of the twentieth century. Whether or not you believe in the mystery, how that mystery grew from humble beginnings to world fame is a fascinating story in its own right and this book explains all. However, it contains more than just the monster. It is a GEOGRAPHY of Loch Ness; the BIOGRAPHY of the world's favourite monster and the AUTOBIOGRAPHY of the best known Loch Ness commentator. A SUPERB READ FROM BEGINNING TO END!< Less
Scotland's Bloody History By Tony Harmsworth
eBook (ePub): $4.72
In a breathtaking hundred pages, this book takes you from the arrival of Mesolithic people in the Highlands through Scotland's bloody history right up to the current bid for independence. Enjoy... More > learning about the transition from hunter gathering to farming, the invasion of the Picts and their long rule before the Scots muscled into Argyll. As the Scottish nation emerges, learn of elected kings, the injustices of William Shakespeare's assassination of Macbeth's character and the effects on Scotland of the conquering of England by the Normans in 1066AD. It also covers William Wallace, Braveheart Robert the Bruce, Mary Queen of Scots, the Jacobites, Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Highland clearances. Tony Harmsworth has been presenting Scotland's history to the public for over 25 years through exhibitions, audio-visuals, lectures, guide books and as a tour guide and webmaster. In this work he takes the most violent aspects of Scotland's past and describes the effect on the Highland people.< Less
Loch Ness, Nessie & Me: The Truth Revealed By Tony Harmsworth
eBook (ePub): $8.03
Written with authority and a deep understanding of the mystery, the expeditions and the individual researchers, this is the first book to have been penned by a loch-side resident intimately involved... More > in presenting the subject to the public for three decades. For anyone who wants to get to the truth about Loch Ness, this book is essential reading. However, It has more to offer than just the monster. Within its pages we discover how the Loch Ness Centre was conceived and created, and how this changed the lives of the author and his wife. The author's relationship with the researchers, the local businesses and even the black Benedictine monks is explained with great humour and pathos. This is a GEOGRAPHY of the world's most famous body of freshwater, the BIOGRAPHY of the most endearing monster of our time and the AUTOBIOGRAPHY of the best known commentator. All of this makes the book a most delightful and exciting read whether or not there be a Nessie in the great depths of Loch Ness.< Less
Loch Ness Understood By Tony Harmsworth
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Loch Ness Understood by Tony Harmsworth is the most comprehensive Loch Ness book this century. It is an update of Loch Ness, Nessie and Me, first published in 2010. It exposes fakes, hoaxes and... More > pseudoscience and shows how the story grew from an interesting local legend into the most famous mystery of modern times. Whether or not you believe in the mystery, how that mystery grew from humble beginnings to world fame is a fascinating story in its own right and this book explains all. However, it contains more than just the monster. It is a GEOGRAPHY of Loch Ness; the BIOGRAPHY of Nessie, the world's favourite monster and the AUTOBIOGRAPHY of Tony Harmsworth, the best known Loch Ness commentator. It is the first book on the subject to be penned by someone who has lived overlooking Loch Ness for more than thirty years. A SUPERB READ FROM BEGINNING TO END!< Less
Scotland's Bloody History By Anthony G Harmsworth
eBook (PDF): $7.71
In a breathtaking hundred pages, this book takes you from the arrival of Mesolithic people in the Highlands through Scotland's bloody history right up to the current bid for independence. Enjoy... More > learning about the transition from hunter gathering to farming, the invasion of the Picts and their long rule before the Scots muscled into Argyll. As the Scottish nation emerges, learn of elected kings, the injustices of William Shakespeare’s assassination of Macbeth’s character and the effects on Scotland of the conquering of England by the Normans in 1066AD. It also covers William Wallace, Braveheart Robert the Bruce, Mary Queen of Scots, the Jacobites, Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Highland clearances. Tony Harmsworth has been presenting Scotland's history to the public for over 25 years through exhibitions, audio-visuals, lectures, guide books and as a tour guide and webmaster. In this work he takes the most violent aspects of Scotland’s past and describes the effect on the Highland people.< Less
Loch Ness, Nessie & Me (6x9 edition) By Tony Harmsworth
eBook (PDF): $14.77
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Written with authority and a deep understanding of the mystery, the expeditions and the individual researchers, this is the first book to have been penned by a loch-side resident intimately involved... More > in presenting the subject to the public for three decades. For anyone who wants to get to the truth about Loch Ness, this book is essential reading. However, It has more to offer than just the monster. Within its pages we discover how the Loch Ness Centre was conceived and created, and how this changed the lives of the author and his wife. The author's relationship with the researchers, the local businesses and even the black Benedictine monks is explained with great humour and pathos. This is a GEOGRAPHY of the world's most famous body of freshwater, the BIOGRAPHY of the most endearing monster of our time and the AUTOBIOGRAPHY of the best known commentator. All of this makes the book a most delightful and exciting read whether or not there be a Nessie in the great depths of Loch Ness.< Less