Book, Children’s Stories, Crime, Dystopian, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Post Apocolyptic, Romance, Thriller

Paperback Book Sale

The Magic of Stories is delighted to offer a selection of new pocket books for £5. As I am also giving free post and packing they are only available to UK customers. The links take you to eBay to complete your transaction. As there are so many paperbacks available, I wanted to make mine different.… Continue reading Paperback Book Sale

Book, Crime, Historical, History, Non-fiction

Who Killed Constable Cock by Angela Buckley

This is the first of my new style book reviews. They incorporate the #picturestellingstories tag, which you will see a lot more of now on. This is true story and account of a murdered policeman in 1876. The first picture is where it took place. At the centre of the story is the firearm that… Continue reading Who Killed Constable Cock by Angela Buckley

Historical

The Wrong House by Christie Stratos

 A new Victorian historical suspenseshort story by award-winning writer and historical fiction author, ChristieStratos   Set for release December23rd, 2020.  On Pre-order now for 99¢. “DON’TLET THE DOCTOR THINK YOU’RE ILL.” A heavy nighttime blizzard forces Gerald Bitteson into the first building he finds, but the man he meets may be even colder than the… Continue reading The Wrong House by Christie Stratos

Book, Children’s Stories, Crime, Dystopian, Erotica, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Mystery, Psychological, Romance, science Fiction, Western

Something Different This Christmas

The Magic of Stories has recently started our own eBay Store. There are lots of books for sale on eBay, so what makes this a little different? They are mainly all pocketbook novellas that come with a personal letter from the author as well as a free bookmark.Prices are low and most of them, if… Continue reading Something Different This Christmas

Fantasy, Historical, science Fiction

The newest epic by New York Times Bestseller, Harry Turtledove

SALAMIS A new novel by one of the most acclaimed writers of alternate history in the world; a New York Times bestselling author who has been crowned as ‘the Master of Alternate History’ by Publisher Weekly and has won virtually every major award associated with the genre. Salamis is the fifth (standalone) novel in Harry… Continue reading The newest epic by New York Times Bestseller, Harry Turtledove

Crime, Historical, Romance

The Dragon Sleeps by Ellen Read

Benedict Archer, who is manager of Thornton Antiques in Melbourne and who has been secretly helping Alexandra learn more about her family business, is also invited. Alexandra asks Benedict and Edith Blackburn, her friend since childhood, to be with her when she approaches her father.When Edith claims that Benedict is in love with her, Alexandra… Continue reading The Dragon Sleeps by Ellen Read

Historical

Blakefields Mansion by Jen Smith and Clive West

Description What has possessed the normally level-headed Isabelle to abandon her childhood friend among strangers and make a madcap dash across windswept moors in a frantic search for help? Two months earlier - the summer of 1856 - and the two girls are eagerly anticipating a stay at the imposing Blakefields Mansion in the West… Continue reading Blakefields Mansion by Jen Smith and Clive West

Historical, Thriller

The Ghost of Grym by Michelle Connor

Description A harsh tale of marital inequality set in Grimsby, England in the Victorian era. Recently widowed with no children to inherit her husband’s estate Blossom finds herself destitute and thrown into the clutches of a workhouse matron. Stripped of her clothes and her dignity, she’s forced into servitude. But worse still are the screams… Continue reading The Ghost of Grym by Michelle Connor

Historical

Blakefield’s Mansion by Jen Smith and Clive West

Description Autumn 1856 and young and feisty Isabelle Sedgeford runs terrified from Blakefields Mansion, leaving behind her friend Abigail who has fallen in love with a schemer and is being held prisoner for her own protection. The two girls had expected an introduction to society, and possibly romance, but instead they walked into a hotbed… Continue reading Blakefield’s Mansion by Jen Smith and Clive West

Historical, Mystery, Western

The Yellow Rose, a story of the Wild West by Wesley Tallant

In 1886, Bexar County rancher Mike Callahan goes for his yearly pilgrimage to honor the father he lost in the battle of the Alamo. While he is there on the fiftieth anniversary of the fall of the Alamo, his wife Rose is kidnapped. He leads a posse of men, including the county sheriff, in an… Continue reading The Yellow Rose, a story of the Wild West by Wesley Tallant