BOOKS ABOUT SUSSEX, ENGLAND

Planet earth is uniue in all the universe for its abundance and variety of animals, every one of which should be protected

 

 

LIMITED EDITIONS

 

 

SKYLARK COUNTRY

PATCHES OF HEAVEN

HIGH STREETS AND HEDGEROWS

 

 

 

 

Local author, Alex Askaroff, recognises the good work undertaken by the charities we support.  For this reason he has generously agreed to donate a % from the sale of all his books received from this site.  Alex has lived and worked in Sussex all of his life.  His enthusiasm for and love of the Sussex countryside is told in a humorous and informative style. If you like James Herriot, you're likely to enjoy these books.

 

Working as a travelling sewing machine engineer, Alex Askaroff was mending a machine in Potmans Lane, Bexhill when the customer's husband, Ronald Saunders, engaged in conversation, mentioned that his father was the engineer who operated the old electricity works in Herstmonceux, for Charles de Roemer.

 

This modest wooden building C. 1900, has survived two world wars and is now a Museum, opening to the public for the first time in May of 2024. The Trust who own the generating buildings are hoping to become an accredited location before 2025. It being crucial to be recognised, or it is impossible to obtain grants for the necessary restoration works and general maintenance, and to be able to properly display exhibits, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOVELIST INDEX A - Z

 

 

Jeffrey Archer - Kane & Abel

Isaac Asimov - I Robot

Peter Benchley - Jaws

Enid Blyton - The Famous Five

Charlotte Bronte - Wuthering Heights

Dan Brown - The Da Vinci Code

Emily Bronte - Wuthering Heights

Edgar Rice Burroughs - Tarzan

Lee Child - One Shot

Agatha Christie - Murder on the Nile

Tom Clancy - The Hunt for Red October

Arthur C Clarke - Space Odyssey

Michael Connelly - The Lincoln Lawyer

Michael Crichton - Jurassic Park

Clive Cussler - Raise the Titanic

Daniel Dafoe - Robinson Crusoe

Roald Dahl - The Big Friendly Giant

Charles Dickens - Oliver Twist

Arthur Conan Doyle - Sherlock Homes

 

 

Alexander Dumas - Count Monte Christo

Ian Flemming - James Bond

John Grisham - The Pelican Brief

Charlaine Harris - Dead Until Dark

Stephen HawkingA Brief History of Time

Ernest HemingwayOld Man and the Sea

Amanda Hocking - My Blood Approves

Jameson Hunter - $Billion Dollar Whale

Stephen King - The Thing

Rudyard Kipling - The Jungle Book

Stieg Larson - Girl with Dragon Tattoo

D H Lawrence - Women in Love 

C S Lewis - The Chronicles of Narnia

Jack LondonThe Sea Wolf

Robert Ludlum - Bourne Identity

Ian McEwan - Atonement

Alistair McLean - Bear Island

Herman Melville - Moby Dick

Kyotaro Nishimura - Terminal Murder

 

 

Patrick O'Brian

George Orwell - 1984

Beatrix Potter - The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Arthur Ransome - Swallows & Amazons

Nora Roberts - Sweet Revenge

Harold RobbinsThe Carpetbaggers

J K Rowling - Harry Potter

William Shakespeare - Romeo & Juliet

Sidney Sheldon - The Naked Face 

Mary Shelley - Frankenstein

Wilbur SmithShout at the Devil

Bram Stoker - Dracula

Robert Louis Stevenson - Treasure Island

Mark TwainAdventures Huckleberry Finn

Jules Verne - 20,000 Leagues U Sea

Edgar Wallace - King Kong 

H G Wells - War of the Worlds

Oscar Wilde - Picture of Dorian Gray

Virginia Woolf - To the Lighthouse

 

 

 

 

GRAPHIC NOVEL INDEX A - Z

 

 

 

Anita Blake - Guilty Pleasures

Batman

Captain America

Catwoman

John Storm - Kulo Luna

 

 

Ironman

Spiderman

Superman

Superwoman

The Incredible Hulk

 

 

The Fantastic Four

The Green Lantern

Tin Tin

Wonderwoman

X Men

 

 

 

 

Many traditional rules of publishing have been superceded by the long awaited advent of electronic publishing, where books are stored online and available for downloading to read on electronic tablets, such as for the ipad or kindle readers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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