Victoria Day Special

C.S. Woolley here, As it is #VictoriaDay on Monday in #Canada (which should totally be a bank holiday here too, but I digress) and the Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow books are set during Victoria’s reign, I have put something special together (and #exclusive) for our Canadian cousins. Every book bought from the Mightier Than the Sword UK eBay listings that […]

Did you know?

The journey that Sarah and Lieutenant Forsythe take from India to England is one that travellers in the early 1800s would have had to brave before the Suez Canal was completed and the establishment of direct voyages from England to India. The two departed from Bombay on the Hugh Lindsay steamer, a boat that sailed […]

Closing for Christmas

If you’re looking to purchase gifts for Christmas from the Mightier Than the Sword UK online store, then today is the LAST day that you can do that. As it takes at least two working days to process orders, we will do our best to process any orders placed after today before we close for Christmas […]

A Bonfire Surprise in Stickleback Hollow

For those of you who are already fans of the series,you may know that there is a cricket element in the naming scheme of the characters, but in this book cricket has landed. Though the game itself doesn’t get unfolded play by play, match by match in the narrative, you do get a taste for […]

The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow

The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow – historical fiction set in Victorian Cheshire. Steeped in local history, the series starts in the same year that Queen Victoria ascended the throne. Following Lady Sarah as she arrives in England for the first time in her life, these books not only mention local events, but global ones that […]

Book Launch

On 12th November it is not only Remembrance Sunday, but the day when Peterborough is playing host to a rather unique event. C.S. Woolley is an author that hails from Cheshire but has chosen to bring the celebration of the release of her latest three books and her 70th title to Puzzles? on Bridge Street. […]

What’s coming in 2017/2018

As this year has gone on, the originally publishing schedule we had for the year has changed somewhat. But with so many books, it’s only to be expected! But as we’re growing closer to the end of this year, we thought we’d give you all a peek at the release dates for the books that […]

12 Days of Christmas in Stickleback Hollow

It’s only 7 days until the charity book for the year is released, yes, the 12 Days of Stickleback Hollow is coming out on 30th September and all the royalties are going to charity! “The whole concept of the book started out as simply being 12 blogs that I could do in the run up […]

All Hallows’ Eve in Stickleback Hollow

All Hallows’ Eve in Stickleback Hollow is the sequel to A Thief in Stickleback Hollow and, like its predecessor, contains lots of things you might have missed. The historical note contains lots of information that is relevant to the plot and events of the book, but there are also lots of other things that have […]

March and April Releases

With things in the process of changing around the Mightier Than the Sword UK Publications offices, we’ve had some delays and reworkings of release dates. To make it slightly easier to know what’s due to be released and when here is our guide to March and April. The Arm Rings of Yngvar Collection is the […]