Annual Top Ten

Every 12 months - during each February - the Annual Top Ten Update shows the overall Top Ten selling books on FeedARead.com for the preceding twelve months. This chart was generated in Saturday, 1 January 2022.

Authors in the Annual Top Ten have sample chapters read by an Editor from Penguin Random House. The aim is to help talented new authors also receive large mainstream publisher consideration.  Our site was developed with Arts Council funding to be independently run and to help offer new opportunities for new authors.

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By Father Spyridon Bailey
Father Spyridon presents a challenge and a warning to all Christians about the growth of the kingdom of Satan. He points first to the signs of this growing kingdom before explaining how we are each attacked and manipulated by evil powers that have corrupted our world. The looming threat of a one world government is presented by this Orthodox priest...
ISBN: 9781786979513
Type: Paperback
$11.36
2
By Father Spyridon Bailey
When Second World War pilots described seeing small globes flying outside their bombers, military leaders began what would become decades of research, cover-up and misinformation. Father Spyridon explores the key players in this strange phenomenon, identifying how movies, technology and philosophy have been used to guide public perception of what i...
ISBN: 9781803022284
Type: Paperback
$12.26
3
By Neil Simon Hanley
Twelve-year-old Lewis Duckworth wants to be a cricketer but never seems to get the chance. Playing in his first cricket match for his new school goes horribly wrong.Will he and his family forever remain OUTSIDERS?It makes him determined to prove he can do better as he tries to EDGE his new team to glory in the Inter-Town Twenty Cup
ISBN: 9781786109453
Type: Paperback
$11.95
4
By Robert Brightwell
This book fills in two gaps in Flashman’s career, hitherto uncovered by his memoirs. The bulk of this volume is taken up with Flashman’s adventures in what was then Prussia, but which now comprises Poland, Russia and the Baltic states. In 1806 Prussia declared war on France and in a disastrous campaign lost most of its territory. Russia was forced ...
ISBN: 9781803021867
Type: Paperback
$12.95
5
By Father Spyridon Bailey
The Ancient Path is a call for twentieth century man to rediscover authentic Christianity. Fr. Spyridon highlights the gulf that exists between modern thinking and the belief and practices of the Early Church. It is a call to abandon the illusions of modern philosophy to return to the one path that leads to Christ.Rich with quotations from the Chur...
ISBN: 9781784079987
Type: Paperback
$11.95
6
By Angela M. Cornyn
Secrets to TellBy Angela M. CornynThe sea-side town of Dargle on Ireland’s East coast is renowned for having one of the best National Schools in the country, St. Aidan’s. Yet behind its doors lie several dark secrets which threaten the future happiness of three people. Noelle O’Brien has taught in St. Aidan’s for over twenty years. Maybe it’s been ...
ISBN: 9781839457692
Type: Paperback
$14.45
7
By Father Spyridon Bailey
Father Spyridon invites the reader to confront the reality of their own death. Through the ancient truths of the Orthodox Church he demonstrates how only when we have a true understanding of death can we begin to discover and live out the purpose of our existence. He dispels many modern myths concerning purgatory, the rapture, judgement, the soul, ...
ISBN: 9781785104336
Type: Paperback
$12.65
8
By Robert Brightwell
While many people have heard of the battle at Rorke’s Drift, (featured in the film Zulu) and the one at Isandlwana that preceded it, few outside of South Africa know of an earlier and equally bloody conflict. Under a tyrannical king, the Zulu nation defended its territory with ruthless efficiency against white settlers. Only a naïve English vicar, ...
ISBN: 9781839454516
Type: Paperback
$10.62
9
By Father Spyridon Bailey
On a pilgrimage to the heart of Orthodox Russia, Father Spyridon encounters the living witness to an ancient spirituality. In monasteries, churches and at holy shrines,he discovers the authentic voice of Christianity.
ISBN: 9781839453670
Type: Paperback
$9.86
10
By Robert Brightwell
When other men might be looking forward to a well-earned retirement to enjoy their ill-gotten gains, Flashman finds himself once more facing overwhelming odds and ruthless enemies, while standing (reluctantly) shoulder to shoulder with some of America’s greatest heroes.A trip abroad to avoid a scandal at home leaves him bored and restless. They say...
ISBN: 9781839450075
Type: Paperback
$12.95
11
By Self Detective
Self Detective is the study of the self. Coping Strategies is the fifth workbook in the SD series Here we get to look at different types of coping strategies and their potential to be either functional or dysfunctional to our lives. We will also be exploring the notion of a recovery toolkit, Iris Murdoch’s “un-selfing” and Richard Lazarus’ model of...
ISBN: 9781839451409
Type: Paperback
$9.19
12
By Vincent Doyle
"Since the dawn of human history, there has been a tendency to stigmatise children whose parents, for one reason or another fail to measure up to the expectations of society, or certain elements of society. No child should be treated less favourably on the grounds of race, religion, nationality, sex or disability, or because of the social status, e...
ISBN: 9781839455988
Type: Paperback
$27.13
13
By Tony Emerson
Could this be the future? It is 2029. The economy is in crisis, the climate challenge unmet. Some locals in a south coast town believe that effective action is both possible and necessary. This is an uplifting story about a community which rises to the challenges and creates a buzz not only around their town but the whole country, and an inspiring ...
ISBN: 9781803020976
Type: Paperback
$12.95
14
By FATHER SPYRIDON BAILEY
Father Spyridon explores Orthodox faith and practice that is both ancient and alive. He reveals how Orthodoxy is the continuing revelation of God to man.This is a book that will inspire and challenge in equal measure.
ISBN: 9781786973924
Type: Paperback
$12.65
15
By Joy Wood
Claire is happily married to the charismatic Max Maric and living the dream in a luxury house in the prestigious Sandbanks area of Poole Harbour. She loves her husband and their precious son, Freddy. Her life is perfect. Or so she thinks. Annabelle is Max Maric’s lover. She’s a wealthy widow and is all set to marry him, just as soon as he’s divorce...
ISBN: 9781839459719
Type: Paperback
$12.95
16
By SONIA WATERFALL
It was September 1939, war had been declared and conscription was in place.A young man from a Quaker family who had been born and bred in the Yorkshire Dales, roaming the hills in freedom, now had a life-changing decision to make.The decision he made took him through the Battle of Crete, capture, almost four years in POW camps and the Long March ac...
ISBN: 9781839458408
Type: Paperback
$15.32
17
By Elizabeth Morley
FULL COLOUR ILLUSTRATED ADVENTURE STORY for children aged seven to eleven. This is part of the exciting and witty series by author-illustrator Elizabeth Morley, which is set in a parallel world populated by hedgehogs. "The Smugglers of Hog’s Head Bay" takes us back to the 1770s - an age of sail, smuggling and revolution. When Admiral Hoglander is c...
ISBN: 9781839459207
Type: Paperback
$11.15
18
By Robert Brightwell
This seventh instalment in the memoirs of the Georgian rogue Thomas Flashman reveals that, despite his suffering through the Napoleonic Wars, he did not get to enjoy a quiet retirement. Indeed, middle age finds him acting just as disgracefully as in his youth, as old friends pull him unwittingly back into the fray.He re-joins his former comrade in ...
ISBN: 9781788760164
Type: Paperback
$12.95
19
By Robert Brightwell
This is the third instalment in the memoirs of the Georgian Englishman Thomas Flashman, which were recently discovered on a well-known auction website. Thomas is the uncle of the notorious Victorian rogue Harry Flashman, whose memoirs have already been published, edited by George MacDonald Fraser. Thomas shares many of the family traits, particular...
ISBN: 9781784075590
Type: Paperback
$12.95
20
By Father Spyridon Bailey
In August 2013 Father Spyridon took a life changing journey to the heart of Orthodox monasticism on Mount Athos. During his visit he encountered monks and hermits of the ancient Christian tradition who shared the wisdom of their lives. Journey To Mount Athos is a journey into mysticism and faith that will speak to the hearts of many.
ISBN: 9781784071981
Type: Paperback
$11.95
21
By Julie McKiernan
In 1994, Avis Freeman, ex-LGGS pupil and teacher, decided there should be a book about the iconic and much-loved Leigh Girls’ Grammar School. She asked old girls to send her their memories. Many responded but, despite her enthusiasm, Avis could never find the time to write the book. She kept all the letters and would ask at the Old Girls’ Reunion D...
ISBN: 9781803021317
Type: Paperback
$13.72
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By Robert Brightwell
Of all the enemies that our hero has shrunk away from, there was one he feared above them all. By his own admission they gave him nightmares into his dotage. It was not the French, the Spanish, the Americans or the Mexicans. It was not even the more exotic adversaries such as the Iroquois, Mahratta or Zulus. While they could all make his guts churn...
ISBN: 9781788765077
Type: Paperback
$12.95
23
By Janet Walkinshaw
The year is 1537. Mary of Guise, young, beautiful and widowed, is the reluctant bride of James V, King of Scots. The marriage is arranged to strengthen the alliance between France and Scotland. On the border Henry VIII seeks a reason to invade. The Reformation is sweeping through Europe. In Scotland Mary finds a cultured, lively but quarrelsome cou...
ISBN: 9781786108517
Type: Paperback
$12.95
24
By Robert Brightwell
Following the popularity of the memoirs of Harry Flashman, the Victorian scoundrel who got himself embroiled in many events of his age, this book introduces a new generation of the family: Thomas Flashman, whose career covers the Napoleonic and Georgian era. This first book covers his adventures with Thomas Cochrane, one of the most extraordinary n...
ISBN: 9781781763636
Type: Paperback
$12.65
25
By Robert Brightwell
This book covers the second half of Thomas Flashman's experiences in the Peninsular War and follows on from Flashman in the Peninsular. Having lost his role as a staff officer, Flashman finds himself commanding a company in an infantry battalion. In between cuckolding his soldiers and annoying his superiors, he finds himself at the heart of the two...
ISBN: 9781785101021
Type: Paperback
$12.95
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By Robert Brightwell
This is the second instalment in the life story of Thomas Flashman, the uncle of the notorious Victorian rogue Harry Flashman, whose memoirs have already been published, edited by George MacDonald Fraser. Thomas shares many of the family traits, particularly the ability to find himself reluctantly at the sharp end of many major events of his age. T...
ISBN: 9781782990055
Type: Paperback
$12.95
27
By Rose M Cullen
The Glendon family seek a new home and fortune in The Lucky Country after Patrick’s farm in Ireland is bankrupted by a freak storm. Their journey traverses the epic landscape of Australia and their fate collides with a cast of equally lost souls on the vast wheat and sheep station in Western Australia owned by Jack Anderson, a man as tough and ruth...
ISBN: 9781839458705
Type: Paperback
$14.45
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By Father Spyridon Bailey
Searching for something beyond his ordinary life a young man explores the mystic teachings of India. He soon falls into the world of the occult and witchcraft and faces a terrifying struggle to save his soul.
ISBN: 9781788767699
Type: Paperback
$11.77
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By Robert Brightwell
This book finds Thomas Flashman, a British army officer, landing on the shores of the United States at the worst possible moment – just when the United States has declared war with Britain! Having already endured enough with his earlier adventures, he desperately wants to go home but finds himself drawn inexorably into this new conflict. He is soon...
ISBN: 9781785108419
Type: Paperback
$12.95
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By Tao Paul Wimbush
From the perspective of one of the co-founders, this story charts the inspiration behind the Lammas Ecovillage, its passage through the planning system and its first decade on the ground. In an epic journey spanning three decades, this book provides a rare insight into the world of alternative communities in West Wales. It is a story of hope, celeb...
ISBN: 9781839457869
Type: Paperback
$20.60