Robert M G Parker
Year of publication: 2014
Robert M. G. Parker SNOW STORM Acknowledgements Firstly Id like to thank my wife Caroline, who not only puts up with me on a daily basis but managed to see me through the writing of this novel. Why she does all this, Ill never know, but Im quietly grateful. Id like to thank my mum for at different times nagging, cajoling and persuading me into getting on with it. I wouldnt be here otherwise. Id also like to thank Monica for the same, and for editing and proofreading this, without which, its ...
Keywords: conspiaracy Enburgh mafia Scottish
Year of publication: 1999
THE TAPESTRIED CHAMBER by Sir Walter Scott INTRODUCTION. This is another little story from The Keepsake of 1828. It was told to me many years ago by the late Miss Anna Seward, who, among other accomplishments that rendered her an amusing inmate in a country house, had that of recounting narratives of this sort with very considerable effectmuch greater, indeed, than any one would be apt to guess from the style of her written performances. There are hours and moods when most people are not ...
Keywords: 1771-1832 Ghost stories Scotland -- Social life and customs -- Fiction Scott Sir Walter
James Hadley Chase
Year of publication: 1958
Raymond Marshall James Hadley Chase HIT AND RUN CHAPTER ONE I Roger Aitken was the kind of boss who never mixed his home life with his business life. It wasnt until he fell down the Plaza Grill steps and broke his leg that I went to his home and I met his wife. It had never bothered me that he hadnt ever invited me back to his house. To my thinking there is nothing worse than the Big Wheel who looks on his employees as part of his family. I have always regarded the man who invites his employees ...
Keywords: Chester Scott