Books tagged: court intrigue

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The In-Between Place (Book Three of the Phoenix Realm)
Series: The Phoenix Realm. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,930. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
The Landers have so far foiled the sorceress Saranay’s attempts to lure their beloved bird-girl Avreal to the Eldest Realm. Desperate and thwarted, Saranay sinks to new lows to gain power over her prey. Meanwhile, the conniving Spider King, newly apprised of his granddaughters’ ability to become hawks, threatens to reveal secrets that could plunge Cormalen into civil war.
A Peek at Bathsheba
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Having reached his peak, David makes a serious error that threatens to undo his political success and cost him not only the adoration of his people but also the sense of being sustained by a divine power. That error is the most torrid tale of passion ever told: his forbidden love for Bathsheba.
The David Chronicles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 193,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The David Chronicles is the story of David as you've never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. In his mind, history is written to praise the victorious--but at the last stretch of his illustrious life he feels an irresistible urge to tell the truth. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir
The Edge of Revolt
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,990. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Even as David finds a way to quell the revolt and come back to the Jerusalem, the road ahead seems unclear. His firstborn, Amnon, is executed by his second son, Absalom, who mounts a revolt to topple his father from the throne. How will David find the right successor amongst his remaining sons, the one who will connect to him and continue his legacy? 
Rise to Power
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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The story of David as you have never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version. Notorious for his contradictions, David is seen by others as a gifted court entertainer, a successful captain in Saul’s army, a cunning fugitive, and a traitor leading a gang of felons. How does he see himself, during this first phase of his life?
Heirs & Spares
Series: The Realm. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Set amidst the backdrop of Europe's Reformation in the late 16th century, Heirs & Spares is one part history, two parts palace plotting, and a whole lot of juicy romantic intrigue. Break out the spiced wine and sink in to this rousing read.
The Bird Children (Book One of the Phoenix Realm)
Series: The Phoenix Realm, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 226,840. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Avreal of Landers just knows there is something wrong with her, despite her family's protests to the contrary. She has no navel, and she loses her voice on occasion, sometimes unable to talk for months at a time. Her older brother Dominic, a young warlock struggling with his own demons, remembers what his sister doesn't: that she hatched out of an egg and spent her infancy as a bird . . .
Her Reputation (The Empire: Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 88,690. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
While floating down the Great River in celebration of Phoenix's 18th birthday, the people of Elaeld discover another ship from an unknown empire. With the heralds of the empire within the city walls, it is easy to forget disturbing rumors about the Princess that have been swirling around. But when men start getting attacked through a power of the mind, it is more than her reputation on the line.
The Curious Fear of High and Lonely Places (Book Four of the Landers Saga)
Series: The Landers Saga, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 214,300. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Landers are no strangers to international intrigue. However, when bizarre circumstance suddenly thrusts them in the center of the known world's stage, they find themselves beset from all sides. It seems every innocent needs their help, and every villain plots against them. To safeguard their family, they must make some heart-wrenching choices. That is, if they survive the onslaught.
Phoenix Ashes (Book Three of the Landers Saga)
Series: The Landers Saga, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 197,500. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Book Three of the Landers Saga An embittered priest. A hidden history of ancient magic, long suppressed. An ambitious noble family with too many secrets. And at the center of it all, a witch artist named Safire . . .