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 …

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 …

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 …

8th Day of Christmas: Part 2

As promised, here is the second short story from Stickleback Hollow, the 8th Day of Christmas. 8th Day of Christmas On the eighth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, eight maids a milking Christmas was always a busy time to be an innkeeper. Lots of people came to Stickleback Hollow to visit …

6th Day of Christmas

Having had a few days of extracts from our fantasy books, we’re now heading back to our short stories with a little offering from Victorian England and Stickleback Hollow. 6th Day of Christmas On the sixth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, six geese a laying Mrs. Bosworth was not a woman …