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Blue Sheep Red Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Cammilla’s head for business and determination put her at odds with the customs of a male-dominated society in 14th century Florence, a city heavily reliant on its woollen cloth industry and banking. From child, to bride, to mother, Cammilla’s resilience and unwavering fortitude are constantly tested as she strives to secure a future for her family and seeks to unravel the secrets of her past.
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.
Prisoner of the Queen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,090. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Eliza Knight. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
I have served three queens in my life. One was my sister. One was my savior. And one my bitterest enemy. Knowing she was seen as a threat to the Queen she served, Lady Katherine Grey, legitimate heir to the throne, longs only for the comfort of a loving marriage and a quiet life far from the intrigue of the Tudor court.
Tears of Stone
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,270. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Three men, tied together by a single story, reaching across 1500 years, seeking to tell how the Roman Empire met its tragic end. A fugitive, a spy, and an investigator. Each faces the challenges of his own world, each involved in a journey that defines his life.
The Royal Mile
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 184,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the time of Mary, Queen of Scots, a young girl left destitute by her father’s death meets a pirate in the service of the Queen. They make a bargain: he will marry her, giving her security, and she will not reveal his profession or curtail his freedom. By the time love begins to blossom, it may be too late. First they must survive the turmoil plaguing the court of their Queen.
Cobweb Forest
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Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,390. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The world is broken… A dark Goddess rises. A mortal maiden must stop her. COBWEB FOREST (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Three) is the third and final book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world.
El Inmortal
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 179,740. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Un muchacho que se pierde en las calles de la Florencia del siglo XIV...
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?
At Drake's Command: The Adventures of Peregrine James During the Second Circumnavigation of the World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,500. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
It was as fine a day to be whipped as any he'd ever seen but the good weather didn't make Peregrine James any happier with the situation he was in. Unfairly convicted of a crime he had not committed, the young cook was strung from the whipping post on the Plymouth quayside when he caught the eye of the charismatic sea captain Francis Drake, who agreed to accept Perry among his crew.
Daughters of Venice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,390. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Venice 1570 AD: The well-ordered life of Desdemona Brabantio is turned upside down when she meets the temperamental general Christoforo Moro. Despite a considerable age difference they fall head over heels in love. The unlikely couple gets caught up in a whirlwind of emotion and forges a risky plan: after a secret wedding Desdemona is to follow her husband to the island of Cyprus.
Buried Secrets
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,500. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In the spring of 1870, France is preparing for an imminent war with Germany. A French cavalry officer, Bernard de Lemarch, has been given the delicate task of approaching a high-ranking Prussian officer, hoping to glean vital military information. But what he doesn’t know is that the Prussian High Command has been forewarned…. and is expecting him.
Howell Davidson amongst the Musketeers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,380. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(5.00 from 1 review)
Howell Davidson wants to take revenge on a gentleman who’s fitted him up for a murder he didn’t commit. His immediate problem is surviving the Bohemian rebellion that is plunging Europe into the Thirty Years War. In this first episode of his 17th Century adventures, Howell carries a musket in battle and woos the confidant of a Countess. Finally, he sees justice done as he could never have imagined
The Virgin and the Griffin
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The Virgin and the Griffin tells of a young woman's struggle to find a small measure of beauty and joy in a violent, fear-filled society in Renaissance Italy. Set in the ancient city of Perugia, the novel weaves together Isabella's desires and passions as she strives to make her mark in a community fractured by politics and war, yet a place where great beauty and love are still possible.
The Contessa's Vendetta
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,040. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Contessa's Vendetta is a historical suspense thriller about a cruel betrayal and a vendetta that will hold you spellbound until its shocking ending!
Lucretia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Aquila Media. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Lucretia Borgia is the daughter of Pope Alexander VI and sister of the infamous Cesare Borgia. Immersed in the ultimate patriarchy of early Renaissance Rome and the Vatican, Lucretia struggles to find her independence from her family's corruption and ruthless political schemes. Lucretia is an historical novel. (Lucrezia/Lucretia Borgia - b. April 18,1480 - d. June 24, 1519)
Second Lisa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 281,810. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Veronica Knox. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Art History with a Twist of the Paranormal A story of lost identities, missing paintings, and love carried over five centuries. A biography of Leonardo da Vinci, his forgotten sister, Lisabetta, and her lover Sandro Botticelli, brought to life through the mysteries of reincarnation and the powers of creativity.
LA FAMILIA BORGIA
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Intrigas, asesinatos, aventuras y romance, todo esto está presente la vida de una de las familias mas controversiales de la historia. Los Borgia son el centro de toda esa trama más real que la serie de televisión en Showtime, HBO.
The Starry Message
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Price: Free! Words: 103,720. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Revised Edition: When Professor Paul Woodbridge receives a call from Contessa Antonietta Floridiana, she queries, “Suppose Galileo wrote a secret encoded message at the end of his life. Would the professor perhaps be able to decode it?” The quest for the solution to The Starry Message will lead the pair on a search across Italy that is destined to profoundly alter the course of humankind.
The Stained Glass Virgin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,140. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00 from 1 review)
Ruled by the iron fist of the Church, Renaissance Rome was no place for a strong-willed young woman. But 15-year-old Beatrice refused to surrender to an arranged marriage or to a crushing lifetime with her brutal father. This is the story of the real-life Beatrice Cenci, whose cunning and ferocity made her a target of the Inquisition. Fighting for her freedom, she risked everything,
Rocamora: Man of Masks
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,730. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Grey Gate Media LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(4.00 from 1 review)
At the insistence of his family, the handsome and charismatic Vicente enters the Dominican Order and is soon thrust into the scheming political hierarchy that rules Spain. The young man must survive assassination attempts from a growing list of ruthless foes in both Church and court, solve a centuries-old riddle to quell rumors of his own impurity of blood, and suppress his love for the Dona Maria