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 […]

8th Day of Christmas

Today we are giving you two short stories for the price of one as our New Year gift to you. Yes, we have two short stories from Stickleback Hollow just for you that fall on 7th and 8th day of Christmas. So to begin with here is the 7th day of Christmas. 7th Day of […]

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 […]

19th Day of Advent

We’re a little late in getting today’s advent calendar to you – we have been slightly distracted by the cricket and having to watch the highlights from the Ashes at Trent Bridge in 2005 to raise our spirits. Today is our last day in the office before the festive break so we are making sure […]

13th Day of Advent

We’ve only got twelve days left until Christmas! If you haven’t finished shopping yet, time is running out! Today we are back in Victorian England for another of the 12 Days of Christmas in Stickleback Hollow. 4th Day of Christmas On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, four colly birds […]

Day Four of Advent

On the fourth day of advent, we bring you the 2nd Day of Christmas from Stickleback Hollow. The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow is a new series from C.S. Woolley and the first book in the series is called A Thief in Stickleback Hollow. It is available in digital and paperback from a wide variety of retailers. We’ve […]

The 1st Day of Christmas

To celebrate the start of another new series for C.S. Woolley and the release of the first book in that series, we are spending some time this festive season posting 12 short stories that she has penned that take place in her new book world. The series is called the Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow and […]