Mike Ashworth

The Wild Card

By Beth Elliott - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

London 1810. Kitty Towers has been sent to London to stay with an elderly aunt with the aim of mixing with the capital’s ...Read Review

After Omdurman

By John Ferry - Published 2008

Genres:

Military

  It is 1935 and backbench Tory MP, Colonel Evelyn Winters is fighting a campaign in the House of Commons to prevent a bill ...Read Review

A Kingdom for the Brave

By Tamara McKinley - Published 2008

Genres:

Saga

A Kingdom for the Brave is the story of a disparate group of people struggling for survival in the early days of the ...Read Review

The Angel of History

By Bruno Arpaia - Published 2007

Genres:

Adventure

Walter Benjamin leaves Berlin to escape Nazi persecution and begins a new life in Paris. Ignoring the impending signs of war and invasion, ...Read Review

The Slave Ship: A Human History

By Marcus Rediker - Published 2007

Genres:

Nonfiction

Countless thousands of words have been written about the slave trade and the industries built upon its products. In The Slave Ship, historian ...Read Review

The Dragon’s Tail

By Adam Williams - Published 2007

Genres:

RomanceThriller

Harry Airton is recruited by British Intelligence to become a double agent, working against the Chinese government. In the early 1960s he is ...Read Review

The Generals

By Simon Scarrow - Published 2007

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

The Generals is the second in Simon Scarrow’s quartet of novels focusing on Wellington and Napoleon. The book opens in 1796 with both ...Read Review

The Malice of Unnatural Death

By MICHAEL JECKS - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Exeter, 1324. When the body of a local craftsman and a King’s Messenger are found murdered, Sir Baldwin de Furnshill, the Keeper of ...Read Review

The Death of Glory

By Robin Neillands - Published 2006

Genres:

Nonfiction

1915 was a tough year for the British in France. The battles fought by the British army were either disasters or inconclusive; but the ...Read Review

The Lovers’ Room

By Steven Carroll - Published 2007

Genres:

Romance

It is autumn 1945 and Allen “The Spin” Bowler, an Australian in the British Army, is sent as an interpreter to work with the ...Read Review