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Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
The Soul's Tariff
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
When a telescope arrives in Venice from the East, Jacopo Robusti, better known as the painter Tintoretto, is asked to examine and replicate it. In the winter of 1571 Cyprus has fallen. The Habsburgs press on the Venetian State from the north. War with the Ottoman Empire is coming to the seas.
Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu we show the story exposing us to the adventurist narrative where its main character, the plenipotentiary Ambassador Papefu, is involved between canons and fights alongside the famous son of Corsica, now proudly becoming French; and who shocked that stale world by dethroning obsolete monarchies and kings which considered themselves as eternals.
My Lady Viper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 136,920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Eliza Knight. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Lady Anne Seymour knows her family hangs by a thread. If her sister-in-law Jane Seymour cannot give the King a son, she will be executed or set aside, and her family with her. Anne throws herself into the deadly and intoxicating intrigue of the Tudor court, determined at any price to see the new queen's marriage a success and the Seymour family elevated to supreme power.
The Mermaids of the Darian Coast
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(3.00 from 1 review)
"The Mermaids of the Darian Coast" is a short story that takes place during the 1577-1580 circumnavigation of the world by Francis Drake. It is a companion piece to the author's critically acclaimed novel, At Drake's Command.
Leonardo: A Return to Florence
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Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This historically based novel begins with Leonardo traveling from Venice to Florence with his good friend, and traveling companion, Luca Pacioli. The story follows Leonardo as he sets up his new workshop and begins to take on new painting commissions. Leonardo is surprised to be asked by the Florentine government to join Cesare Borgia as a military advisor, and the real adventures begin.
Telas nobles y remiendos
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Series: Pensamiento alternativo, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alcide, el mejor sastre de un ducado veneciano recibe el encargo de elaborar un traje para el cumpleaños de su hija. Gracias a su habilidad para los vestidos ha conseguido una cámara donde trabajar bajo el manto protector de la familia interesada en su obra. Pero será el mismo encargo el que le abra la puerta para llevar a cabo una venganza pendiente de años atrás.
Souls Dryft
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,410. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by TE Publishing-Services. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
What happens when two women meet, more than five hundred years apart. Can one of them make right the wrongs of the past?
Max Espanoi
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Series: Mejor español mágico realismo comedia romántica ebooks, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: Spanish. Published: November 2, 2013 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
En la edad media, Maximillion y Maxithousand tenían buenos empleos con el rey, Charles el número. En esos días, hubo diferentes maneras de lidiar con asesinos.
The Girl Who Saved England
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,820. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is the story of a spy in Elizabethan England. Marianne becomes the mistress of the King of France in a world torn apart by religious conflict between Catholic and Protestant. She survives assassination attempts, battles enemies in the French court and foils plots to overthrow the King of France. When the King of France is assassinated she returns to England as a very wealthy duchess.
Brimstone
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Series: Earth, Air, Fire and Water, Book One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Taken from her home to be apprenticed to the world's greatest alchemist, Jenny Swift enters a world different from anything she could have imagined. Frightened and friendless, she has only her courage, intelligence and talents she doesn't realise she possesses to help her survive the nightmare world of murder, intrigue and betrayal. Jenny finds that to save her world she must first save herself.
Evensong
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,210. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
An impoverished heiress accepts a betrothal to her family’s sworn enemy to save her besieged home. She is left under the protection of her betrothed’s dashing half brother. Soon they find themselves fighting an attraction that could ruin all. Each faces choices that will affect their future. Love or honor, family or duty. Their fates are intertwined as tightly as the conspiracies surrounding them
The Lady King:Njinga Mbande
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You set the price! Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
We journey back to 17th century Africa, where Njinga Mbande, 81, is in a war that logic would suggest she can't win. The setting--17 December 1663--is Day of First Fruits and 5-years after signing the final revised treaty; requiring lost of her original homeland, The Ndongo kingdom, to the Portuguese. She is determined and remains undaunted by her enemy's apparent superior weaponry advantage.
The Cross and the Black-Episode II
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Series: The Cross and the Black, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Book two of the Cross and the Black Series. Look at my profile for Book one. What do you do when your tutor is a lecherous lazy buffoon? Why, you pack and go someplace else for good. But for Claude Severin, leaving is a tad difficult, because his tutor might be a wanted murderer...
The Winter Tree: Tales of Borschland, Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In 1642, two adventurers from the Dutch East India Company quest through the wilderness of what will become the nation of Borschland to find a tree blooming in the dead of winter. On that tree, so natives tell the tale, a pair of fabulous silver skates hang, guarded by a monster. When the Dutchmen arrive, however, what they find is even stranger than the legend.
The Tower Clock Stopped
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Pro Ecclesia Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The Holy Roman Empire, led by Philip II of Spain, was persecuting the Protestants, and William I of Orange, revolted against this harsh rule in the Eighty Year War. This is a story about a surprise attack by the Spanish army on Sluis, a small city in a southern coastal province of The Low Countries, now known as The Netherlands.
Rise Above
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Price: Free! Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A reclusive scholar, worn down by political demands of his new post as Archbishop, retires on his physician's orders to one of his country manors to convalesce. His illness, his disillusion with public life, and a new friend make a dangerous mixture...
Leonardo: To Mantua and Beyond
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Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The year is 1499. The French are invading Milan and the Duke is going into hiding. What will Leonardo da Vinci do? Will he heed the advice of his good friend Luca Pacioli and flee the city also? Or will he stay and try to live in the same city with the likes of Cesare Borgia? And once he has decided to leave, can he really bring himself to go to Mantua, and be at the mercies of Isabella d'Este?
The Lady Hypnotist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In the late 1880s, Professor Simone Joubert, hypnotist and clairvoyant, plays to astonished crowds in opera houses, auditoriums and theaters throughout New York and New England. On stage, in the land of make-believe, Simone is completely at home, completely at ease. She controls her universe.
The Tale of Leonardo
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Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00 from 1 review)
A time-traveler from the time of Leonardo da Vinci meets a modern art student.