Follow Sparkling Books 

About 15,000 followers

Please join our mailing list

To receive occasional e-mails about our books, join here.

You can ask to be removed at any time.  We never sell or share our mailing list.

You only need an email address.

We send out news and informational emails only, about once a quarter.

See also privacy, cookies and data protection

 

 Some of our authors

Security certificates

www.sparklingbooks.com is secured by Geotrust. The following browsers can be used:

Apple Safari

Google Chrome

Microsoft Edge

Mozilla Firefox

Opera

 

Make Xmas Easy! Our unique triple offer                              

1. Free e-book for gift selection, download here or order ISBN 9781907230806 from most e-book stores.

2. Our e-books are on offer for less than one US dollar at most major e-book stores 1st November to 11th December, so you can read a whole book before choosing the printed edition if you wish (Omnibus editions USD 2.75). Where your local store does not participate, please use the main global stores.

3. Quantity and title discounts for those wishing to buy printed books direct from this site, shipped from UK.

 

Welcome to the home of good reading

We are a British publisher. On each title page you can read reviews and a free reading sample.

Some of our print titles are printed in Brasil and can be ordered from any bookshop or online from Submarino.com.  Other printed titles can be ordered from UK online shops or Amazon, see links on title pages.

E-books available for all titles from global and localstores.

Our printed books are Quality Paperback or Printed Papercase Hardback, ideal for gifts

Our e-book prices in Brasil are lower than the corresponding US/UK prices

 

Crime, mystery, private detective and (mild) horror fiction

"...the writing is witty and there are moments that are laugh out loud funny..." - UK reviewer

"I felt I was reading a true account of how ordinary lives can be turned upside down by family connections we try to remove ourselves (in this case the Mafia). Insightful, well written and I found the pace just right. The storyline took an interesting twist at the end which didn’t disappoint." - UK reviewer

9781907230691   Buying links and more information

Printed locally, order from any bookshop

FINALIST IN THE PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE

The unthinkable is happening in Lynnwood – a village with centuries of guilt on its conscience.

“An exciting début from a new young writer with a dark imagination. Thomas Brown’s beautifully written novel proposes a modern gothic forest far from the tourist trail, a place filled with strange events and eerie consequences.” - UK reviewer

9781907230387  Buying links and more information

See Three British Mystery Novels

Prosecuting criminal cases, barrister Anthony Rathe convinced a jury to imprison an innocent man, who subsequently took his own life. Horrified at his mistake, Rathe abandons his glittering legal career, vowing to truly serve justice. A series of cases come his way.

"This felt more like a gentlemanly approach to crime detection...Each case was self contained and fairly succinct. I enjoyed the change in pace from more grisly stories." - UK reviewer

9781907230684  Buying links and more information

Printed locally, order from any bookshop

Ellipsis is a disturbing thriller stemming from what is left unsaid, what bounces around in the mind and evaporates when trying to remember. Can there be a conclusion when no-one seems to know the truth?

 "It’s a tale that will keep them wondering, gasping, thinking, smiling, grimacing, rereading. What more can a reader ask for?" - UK Reviewer

9781907230189   Buying links and more information

See Three British Mystery Novels

This exciting anthology brings together the work of two much admired Sherlock Holmes writers. In these stories Holmes and Watson are engaged in daring exploits applying their razor-sharp intelligence in new cases.

"It is a testament to the writers ... that it is difficult to see where Doyle ends and the new authors begin...A welcome addition to the legacy of Conan Doyle" - UK reviewer

9781907230615   e-book only  Buying links and more information

Two plots running parallel... you won't see what's coming

The sixth novel in the Detective Johnny (One Eye) Hawke series.

“I didn’t really want this story to end. I didn’t know how it was going to end, and I just loved that feeling...It keeps you in the dark until the very end." - UK reviewer

9781907230462  Buying links and more information

See Three British Mystery Novels


Other fiction

"...this story will grip your heart and bring your emotions to the foreground..." - USA reviewer

"an atmospheric novel with thought-provoking themes" - UK reviewer

9781907230752  Buying links and more information

Printed locally, order from any bookshop.  To order from UK online shops, use ISBN 9781907230165

Omnibus edition of three of our titles:

Lynnwood by Thomas Brown

A Taste for Blood by David Stuart Davies

Ellipsis by Nikki Dudley

9781907230738  Buying links and more information

Printed locally, order from any bookshop.

Translation of Carlo Goldoni's classic Italian comedy, in parallel text Italian and English.

"a great gift for students of Italian/English, for students of Goldoni and Italian theatre, or for theatre-lovers. Or for a true friend."

9781907230004 (Hardcover)

9781907230011 (Spiral bound, same pagination)

ebook English translation only

Buying links and more information

"This is an exquisitely written novel; deft, poised, and with a writer's ear for the rhythms of the world around us. Featherbones does the always-difficult job of making the strange familiar, while asking us to attend again to the things we think we know." - UK reviewer

“...a unique story and I appreciated that, along with the beautiful writing. Very thought provoking novel.” - Canadian reviewer

New adult / Urban fiction

9781907230516  Buying links and more information

For younger readers

“This is an ideal book for readers aged ‘tweens’ and up; it is filled with mystery, action, adventure, thrills, spills and dire peril - and not too long either. A fun children’s book, sure to be popular with the majority of youngsters.” - UK reviewer

9781907230448  Buying links and more information

Printed locally, order from any bookshop

“Loved this book ‒ engaged with it straight away - especially liked Betty. Delightful book. Well recommended.” - Bookseller, Wales

“... a great book for reluctant readers ... A good fantasy read with good vs. evil” - Bookseller, USA

9781907230608    Buying links and more information Printed locally, order from any bookshop

"innovative and insightful... I couldn't wait to devour part two" - Times Educational Supplement

 

"I was utterly flabbergasted... one of the most compelling novels I've ever read" - Heffers Review, Cambridge

9781907230196   Buying links and more information

“The plot was unique to me and the creatures were amazing, there is no need for illustrations as the description of the characters is so good that they leap into your imagination in picture form." - Reviewer, UK

“...I did find myself chuckling at some of the funnier lines.” - Reviewer, UK

9781907230455   Buying links and more information

 

 

Challenges the economic consensus

This book shows that all schemes that borrow from the future are thwarted by three related concepts:

  • the true cost of debt to society,

  • the central banking economic cycle, and

  • the financial system limit.

The author challenges the existing academic and political consensus about how economies should be managed.

Whether you are a concerned individual, an academic, politician, banker or even a policymaker, read about a different view of the current financial orthodoxies, one that will provoke serious debate and even action.

“Radical thinkers might have a point” was how the Financial Times described David Kauders’ first book, The Greatest Crash: How contradictory policies are sinking the global economy.

 

E-book 9781907230776  and paperback 9781907230783.

Hardcover 9781907230790 (UK) or 9781907230769 (USA)

Buying links and more information about The Financial System Limit

Non-fiction

The Financial System Limit, by David Kauders
Psychology of Crowds (Revival) The Financial System Limit: The World's Real Debt Burden
Gustave le Bon David Kauders
Mass behaviour Economics, finance, politics
"the unconscious irrational workings of group thought and mass emotion" Challenges the economic consensus
Now printed locally in AU, BR, CN, DE, ES, IN, IT, JP, KR, PL  Now printed locally in AU, BR, CN, DE, ES, IN, IT, JP, KR, PL 
The Greatest Crash: How contradictory policies are sinking the global economy Understanding Brexit Options: What future for Britain?
David Kauders David Kauders
Economics, finance, business Economics, politics
"Radical thinkers might have a point"
See catalogue for printed books

 

Go to top

 
Member of Independent Publishers Guild (UK)

All our titles can be ordered through any bookshop.

Free worldwide shipping of UK sourced print titles available from Wordery and Book Depository.  You can also buy some titles from Amazon.co.uk , amazon.com and most other amazon stores, but amazon no longer stock every book themselves.  Alternative stores: UK - Bookshop.org, Onbuy; US - bookshop.org
** Bundles of multiple ebook titles may be sold as one combined book at a higher price. Prices may vary. Local prices are sometimes set by our distributors.

Twitter: twitter.com/sparklingbooks                     Our privacy policy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Link to catalog catalogue genre genres books titles authors reviews  offers  christmas   miscellanea

a  b  c  d  e  g  h  i    j       l