Tag: England

VFW Post 1254 welcomes newest lifetime member in Marine Jeff Trenary

The local chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars recently celebrated its newest member signing a lifetime membership. New member Jeff Trenary is an Iraq War veteran who has been out of the service since 2013. “I know we sound like we’re excited to have this young guy in here, […]

College-level English course at Cowley College demonstrates success

The recent review of the Performance Agreement report for the 2016 academic year showed Cowley College continues to increase its success rate among students in the college-level English course. Since the 2014 academic year, Cowley has shown a 66-percent increase in the course success rate. Humanities Department Chair Marlys Cervantes […]

Dr. Cassie Shaw pursuing internal medicine to new cities, opportunities

One of Arkansas City’s own has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Cassie Shaw, a 2006 Arkansas City High School graduate, has started blogging about her experiences in the medical field. She currently is chief resident in internal medicine at Saint Louis University Hospital in Saint Louis, […]

The Massacre of Mankind: Baxter continues Wells’ classic 14 years later

It has been 14 years since the Martians invaded England. The world has moved on — always watching the skies, but content that we know how to defeat the Martian menace. Machinery looted from the abandoned capsules and war machines has led to technological leaps forward. The Martians are vulnerable […]

With Manga Art, Crilley presents treasure trove of Japanese-styled pieces

The world of manga (Japanese comics) has captured the imagination of artists, both aspiring and professional alike. Now best-selling artist and art instructor Mark Crilley presents the most complete look yet at the variety of creative options available in the world of manga. Crilley fills each chapter with gorgeous, original […]

A Name Unknown is a marvelous addition to Roseanna White bibliography

Roseanna M. White’s newest novel, A Name Unknown, is a marvelous addition to the author’s bibliography. I have read several of her novels in the past and enjoyed them all greatly. However, A Name Unknown quite possibly is my favorite of all of them. The setting of Cornwall was absolutely […]

A Holiday in Bath features three delightful Regency-era clean romances

From the publisher of the USA TODAY bestselling and No. 1 Amazon bestselling Timeless Romance Anthology series in Clean Romance comes A Holiday in Bath, featuring three brand-new Regency romance novellas by Julie Daines, Caroline Warfield and Jaima Fixsen. A Holiday in Bath is a delightful collection of Regency-era short fiction. […]

12 Days at Bleakly Manor by Michelle Griep kicks off wonderful new series

When Clara Chapman receives an intriguing invitation to spend Christmas at an English manor home, she is hesitant yet compelled to attend — for if she remains the duration of the 12-day celebration, she is promised a sum of 1,000 pounds. That’s enough money to bring her brother back from […]

Delamere blends theatrical take on Victorian London with romance, drama

Be transported to 1880s London, and meet a talented musician and singer, in the new Victorian romance novel from Jennifer Delamere, The Captain’s Daughter. When a series of circumstances beyond her control leave Rosalyn Bernay alone and penniless in London, she chances upon a job backstage at a theater that […]

Secrets, misunderstandings, relationships explored in For Love & Honor

Secrets, misunderstandings and relationships are at the heart of For Love & Honor, the third novel in Jody Hedlund’s “An Uncertain Choice” series. Classified as young adult fiction, this historical novel is set in 1300s England. It centers around Lady Sabine, a noblewoman with a secret blemish that could cause her to […]