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An Irishman’s Revenge
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,390. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This story is based on the dramatic changes in the lives of the people living in England under Norman rule. They went from free men to virtual slaves and serfs overnight. Skel, whose family had been sold into slavery from Ireland by the Romans, becomes a master stone mason and later is sent on Crusade to Jerusalem. All the while, he plots his revenge.
1066: Apocalyptic Visions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,170. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
1066: Apocalyptic Visions is an exciting and interesting work of historical fiction, which is vividly characterised and tensely constructed. 1066 was an eventful year in England’s history. It is remembered for the Battle of Hastings, but so much more happened and could have happened in those twelve months.
Wessex Tales: "Schelin's Daughter" (Story 14)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Norman knight Schelin (from whom the village of Shilling Okeford or Shillingstone takes its name) was awarded the manor of Okeford for his service to King William at the Battle of Hastings. Schelin holds the richest agricultural land in Dorset, but he still has a problem. His daughter would rather get herself to a nunnery than marry well. A Saxon wise woman’s potions are called for. (c.1085)
The King's Toads
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,470. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Boterels of Brittany effectively won the Battle of Hastings for William the Conqueror. Over the next century, the Boterel family stayed close to the king and prospered, sometimes through military support: sometimes through more personal services…. And the family spread, one line being the ancestors of George Washington!
The Zanaduz Trace British History From The Ice Age To The Present Day
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Price: Free! Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
'The Zanaduz trace British History from The Ice Age to the Present Day', is the first in a fictional set of books for children. Join Izzy, James and their Zanaduz friends as they travel back in time on an epic adventure tracing British history from the Ice Age to the present day.
The Zanaduz Witness The Battle Of Hastings
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
The Battle of Hastings in 1066 is a date that is engraved in British history. Join the Zanaduz as they re-live the encounter between William the Duke of Normandy and the Anglo Saxon King Harold. The battle although it lasted only a few hours changed England forever. Join Izzy, James and their Zanaduz friends as they uncover the historical reasons why this decisive battle was so tragic.
The Lion and the Rose, Book One: William Rising
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Series: The Lion and the Rose, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
William of Normandy: visionary, ambitious, indomitable, cunning. . . the man who would change the destinies of England and France forever. William Rising tells his story as never before, from crippling childhood loss, political treachery, and adolescent betrayal, to the making of a conqueror.
The Lion and the Rose, Book Two: The Gathering Storm
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Series: The Lion and the Rose, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,270. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Lion and the Rose: William Rising introduced us to the young William, Duke of Normandy, and his treacherous childhood, as he fought his own barons to survive and claim his birthright. The Gathering Storm plunges us even deeper into his unfolding story. Now twenty-two, he has won his most pivotal battle, but impossible struggles loom -- and very few of his enemies are actually defeated.