The Golden Dice: A Tale of Ancient Rome : Elisabeth Storrs

The Golden Dice: A Tale of Ancient Rome : Elisabeth Storrs

The Golden Dice: A Tale of Ancient Rome During a ten year siege between two age-old enemies, three women follow very different paths to survive: Caecilia, a young Roman woman, forsakes her city by marrying the Etruscan Vel Mastarna, exposing herself to the enmity of his people and the hatred of the Romans who consider her a traitoress… Semni, a reckless Etruscan girl, becomes a servant in the House of Mastarna, embroiling herself in schemes that threaten Caecilia’s children and her own chance for romance… Pinna, a tomb whore, uses blackmail to escape her grim life and gain the attention of Rome’s greatest general, choosing between her love for him and her loyalty to another… Historical Fiction at its best,

The Wedding Shroud – A Tale of Ancient Rome : Elisabeth Storrs

The Wedding Shroud – A Tale of Ancient Rome : Elisabeth Storrs

The Wedding Shroud – A Tale of Ancient Rome ‘a sensitivity to the realities of life in a very different time and world’ Ursula Le Guin In 406 BC, to seal a tenuous truce, the young Roman Caecilia is wedded to Vel Mastarna, an Etruscan nobleman from the city of Veii. The fledgling Republic lies only twelve miles across the Tiber from its neighbour, but the cities are from opposing worlds so different are their customs and beliefs. Leaving behind a righteous society, Caecilia is determined to remain true to Roman virtues while living among the sinful Etruscans. Instead she finds herself tempted by a mystical, hedonistic culture which offers pleasure and independence to women as well as a chance

Too Broken To Love : Tania Cooper

Too Broken To Love

Too Broken To Love Tragedy sometimes defines our lives, taking away our choice to move forward. But can love repair the damage that is hidden so deep within our soul? Follow the story of Jess’s fight to escape the deep depression she has been drowning in for years since the death of her mother as she strives to reach the normal life she so desperately yearns for and what happens on the night she finally reaches rock bottom, only to be saved by the man that helped to put her there. Wade Hunter, struggling with the pressures in his own life, knows he needs to make some drastic changes to his workaholic ways so he can finally have the time

Achieve Anything In Just One Year : Jason Harvey

Achieve Anything In Just One Year

Achieve Anything In Just One Year Achieve Anything In Just One Year will show you that the key to a successful life is contained in the dreams you already have. You will learn that your aspirations can create new opportunities, a fresh direction for your life’s path and you will find out how to unlock them. You will learn how to: -Set goals and stick with them -Take daily action that creates a ripple effect -Stay motivated, focused and balanced -Feel happier everyday!!! -Define, pursue and celebrate personal success Staying motivated and focused is a must. Achieve Anything in Just One Year provides you with motivation for an entire year. Each day there is an inspirational quote, which is explained

Naturally, She’s Dreaming, Inspirational Art & Essays : Susan Lukas

Naturally, She's Dreaming

Naturally, She’s Dreaming, Inspirational Art & Essays From where does creativity come? With images and essays, Susan Lukas explores this question and prompts readers to reach for the stars and never give up in Naturally, She’s Dreaming, Inspirational Art & Essays Celebrate Nature and Art as the Spiritual Connection we all Have. Combining 32 of her dreamy digital collages with inspirational essays, she created a book that is somewhere between heaven and earth, and prompts readers to live their best life creatively and spiritually. It is for those searching for something more in life. Book Links Website Amazon Author Page On Amazon  

Saint Nellie : Odal Madsen

Saint Nellie : Odal Madsen

Saint Nellie Saint Nellie is a suspense novel that takes place in a small Southern town, where an undercurrent of chaotic violence lingers behind paranoid sneers and angry church sermons, bleeding into the lives of its residents as effortlessly as an afternoon iced tea. Mia Taylor is a fifteen year-old spending a stifling Summer in Blackwell, Tennessee, trying her best to avoid standing out in a place where old ideas still have deep roots. However, what gnaws at the heart of Blackwell isn’t just a community struggling to escape a history of racial violence, but something equally destructive, otherworldly, and older than time immemorial. Something the residents speak of in hushed tones and with furtive glances. Tales of the town’s

The Inn of Fallen Leaves : Mitch Davies

The Inn of Fallen Leaves : Mitch Davies

The Inn of Fallen Leaves The conflicted worlds of two samurai of different status, Chobei and Akiyama, collide in a battle of wits, egos, and pursuit. In the middle is a beautiful woman, Miyo, attached to one, coveted by the other. Chobei, is a disillusioned samurai who’s clan forced him to perform atrocities and abandoned his clan. Akiyama, is a samurai loyal to a clan that no longer wants him. Miyo, finally believing she has the life she wants has it all turned awry when the two samurai clash. As the Shogun’s government watches the power it has held for over 250 years seep through it’s fingers, is there still a place for loyalty to a clan, or do the

Invisiboy : Elizabeth Hartley

Invisiboy

Invisiboy Thursday 1st March started off much like any other day with no reason to suspect anything out of the ordinary would happen. In fact, Thursday’s were 12 year old Archie’s favourite as there was a double games period in the afternoon which often meant playing cricket, rugby or his beloved soccer. As he sat on the bus that morning chattering to best friends, Daniel and Jack, and munching on his toast, he could never have imagined that today was going to be the day when his life changed forever. Today was also going to be a life changer for Mr. Leak the science teacher. He had no classes on Thursday afternoons from 2.00pm onwards which left him lots of