Alan Cassady-Bishop

Chaos

By A.D. Swanston - Published 2020

Genres:

Thriller

A freezing February in 1574 sees London brewing with paranoia, superstition and violence. Trouble is brewing and it feels like a keg of powder ...Read Review

The Bear King (Dark Age)

By James Wilde - Published 2020

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It’s AD 375 and the onset of the Dark Ages of Britain. Rome’s legions are leaving, and the Pendragon line is sheltering ...Read Review

The Scoundrel Harry Larkyns and his Pitiless Killing by the Photographer Eadweard Muybridge

By Rebecca Gowers - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeNonfiction

In 1874, the photographic pioneer Eadweard Muybridge shot and killed a man. A court, against all existing laws, exonerated the admitted and unrepentant murderer. ...Read Review

Fight to the Finish: The First World War – Month by Month

By Allan Mallinson - Published 2018

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

There have been many books written about the Great War. This one, I’d suggest, be made a textbook for secondary schools discussing ...Read Review

The King’s War

By Mark Logue - By Peter Conradi - Published 2018

Genres:

Nonfiction

After the success of The King’s Speech, both as a book and a film, Mark Logue (grandson of the speech therapist Lionel ...Read Review

Points of Danger (Railway Detective)

By Edward Marston - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1861 there shouldn’t really be a “highwayman” who can hold up a train, rob and cold-bloodedly kill a first-class passenger! Of course, ...Read Review

Indianapolis: The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man

By Lynn Vincent - Published 2018

Genres:

MilitaryNauticalNonfiction

An action film by Steven Spielberg had a moment – a hero recalled his experience from a World War Two warship. But that warship ...Read Review

Big Week: The Biggest Air Battle of World War Two

By James Holland - Published 2018

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

For the record, it was known as Operation Argument; for those who were involved it was just known as the Big Week! By ...Read Review

Spitfire: A Very British Love Story

By John Nichol - Published 2018

Genres:

Nonfiction

The name of the aircraft, the look, even the very sound of it is still remembered, talked of, heard! This book takes the ...Read Review

Caligula

By Simon Turney - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Everyone knows his name, and everyone thinks they know what he did while Emperor. This is an account from his youngest sister, Julia ...Read Review