SOTCW WWI Compendium is Wargame Vault’s Deal of the Day

SOTCW WWI Compendium - CoverThe SOTCW WWI Compendium is Wargame Vault’s Deal of the Day. For the next 24 hours, it is available at 70% off.

The compendium provides wargamers with a wealth of resources. Included are scenarios, Orders of Battle, histories, and more. This compendium brings together over 25 articles by 18 authors, covering all aspects of World War I, on land, at sea, and in the air, in all theatres. The articles were originally published in the Society of Twentieth Century Wargamers‘ Journal.

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Tessa paperback & launch

Our children’s book, Tessa the Tank and the Classic Vehicle Show, is now available in paperback from Amazon. Buy it here.

Book Launch

Cinders' Hub

If you’re near Stoke on Trent on Saturday 30th of January, come along to our book launch event at Cinders’ Hub, 35 Market Place, Burslem, Stoke on Trent, ST6 3AG. There will be children’s activities, a competition, and a raffle – all free of charge to visitors.

Introducing Tessa the Tank

Tessa the Tank and the Classic Vehicle ShowTessa the Tank and the Classic Vehicle Show is our first children’s book, written and illustrated by Jen Phillips.

In a five-star review, Readers’ Favorite called it “an entertaining tale for children”, saying that the story “has a good message about teamwork and how each one of us has our own part to play in life”.

But it now from Amazon, Wargame Vault, or Drive-Thru Fiction.

Tessa has her own website at www.tessathetank.com, featuring online games, free downloads, and pictures to print and colour.

Operation Nimrod available for pre-order

Operation Nimrod coverShilka is proud to announce that we will be publishing Operation Nimrod in October. This is a well-researched account of the 1980 Iranian embassy siege, when six terrorists held twenty-six hostages at the Iranian embassy in London. It was finally ended when the SAS launched a daring rescue mission, as millions watched live on television.

Ebook copies can be pre-ordered now at Amazon, Apple iBooks, Kobo, Barnes & Noble, and Google Play. Pre-orders are not available for the paperback or audio book editions, but both should be available at the same time as the ebook.

Goodreads Giveaway: A Fleet in Being

If you’re on Goodreads, we have four copies of A Fleet in Being to giveaway. Click here to enter.

Goodreads Book Giveaway

A Fleet in Being by Russell Phillips

A Fleet in Being

by Russell Phillips

Giveaway ends June 30, 2015.

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Large Print and Free Books

This We'll Defend cover

We have two news items to pass on.

This We’ll Defend is now available for free from most vendors.

Damn Close-Run Thing (large print)

A Damn Close-Run Thing is now available in large print. This is something of an experiment – if sales figures suggest that large print is in demand, then we’ll look at making other books available in that format. If you would like to see one of our other books available in large print, email us and let us know.