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Backyard Duck Keeping

Ducks for Starters - A practical guide to backyard duck keeping A new book from us. A reprint of a very old one, actually. Ducks For Starters - A practical guide to backyard duck keeping by Bruce Wicking was first published way back in 1990. We thought this little book worthy of a reprint, so..

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Morning Glory

The Fifi Code - Chapter One: Morning Glory Living at the Bennetts’ house in Eros Crescent was wonderful. Rosa and Albert Bennett were so friendly and loving, and the house, set in a beautiful garden, was filled with their stuff, accumulated over a long and happy life together. I wasn’t actually sleeping in the house;..

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Akira with Coco and Nico

Akira with Coco and Nico excerpt from Mount Eros, the third title in the Eros Crescent series by Richard Lee.  “I’ve invited a couple of old school friends, Coco and Nico, around for dinner tomorrow night, Caroline.” Miranda and Caroline were lying in bed on a bleak rainy London Saturday morning. Caroline was staying at Jackie..

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Sold on our Zazzle store:

Clicking on the Read more tag below lets you view some of the products that are selling on Zazzle in the 2020 pre-Christmas selling season. Visit our YouBeaut Design store on Zazzle to view a full range of products. 0

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Jessica: Swinging by a different name

Jessica was offered employment to work at a function organised by a friend of Robyn’s. This was pitched as a street party but only for grown ups. Its real purpose was not in doubt; men and women getting together. Swinging by a different name. This was the third of Robyn’s close friend Ursula’s monthly get..

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The Club: Ladies love it!

The Club: Ladies love it! Maria started to leave, then stopped and said, “There are still a few things for you to learn about the club, Roger. I’ve just thought of a couple more. “There is an unstated code of how the cinema is laid out and used by club members. I’ve already mentioned how..

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Jessica: A journey

Jessica: A young woman's journey - Jessica wandered out of the laundry, leaving Angela and Sally planning their next adventure. 
As she was passing by the double doors that led to the little sun room, she glanced in and saw three men sitting on a sofa. The men looked much older than the other men..

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Water Water Everywhere but …

“We plant the seed, nature grows the seed, we eat the seed.” “Shut up Neil.” “We plant the seed, nature grows the seed, we eat the seed.” “I said shut up Neil.” Glunk. “Oh my God, I’ve killed a hippy!”  A memorable moment in that wonderful and irreverent British comedy series The Young Ones, first..

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Our Books – In & Out of Print

Here is a full list of Richard Lee In Print & Out of Print Publications Biography The Kite Makers: Six years of a child's war - Britain 1939-1945 by Anita Sinclair  (ISBN - 978-0-909431-17-4) Reference Ducks for Starters: A Practical Guide to Backyard Duck Keeping by Bruce Wicking  (ISBN - 978-0-909431-18-1) Literary Fiction Australian Short Stories (ISBN..

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Beware of the Aliens in the Cactus

Beware the Wheel Cactus Fox shit! How interesting is that? Why am I wandering around Mt Tarrangower and examining the faeces of Vulpes vulpes, the Red Fox? Well, it’s all part of understanding the distribution of the Wheel Cactus (Opuntia robusta), a difficult to eradicate, introduced species threatening our bushland and farms. So yes -..

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