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¿PícaresQué? (Picaresque)
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
An antihero wanting to be hero Vinicio begs, borrows, lies and steals his way through life hoping that someone will listen and accept him. He eventually inspires those around him to succeed, fail and ultimately moderate their philosophy – Vinicio believes there are good people in the world and there are bad people in the world and no other distinctions need apply.
The Virgin King
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What if King Henry VIII didn't die, but was sent into secret exile? What if he escaped back to England along with a bastard son, only to be captured by his brilliant daughter, Queen Elizabeth? THE VIRGIN KING tells the story of a completely unadulterated knave named William, who was raised by the vainglorious and half-mad King Henry VIII, only to become the plaything of Queen Elizabeth I.
The Gauntlet
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Price: Free! Words: 17,980. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
"The Gauntlet" is a short story connected to the New York Times bestselling Cassandra Palmer and Dorina Basarab series of urban fantasy novels. It features Kit Marlowe in a supernatural thriller set in Elizabethan England. First published in the Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance 2, it is now being offered as a free ebook. The sequel is "The Queen's Witch."
Different Dragons
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Series: Fiction for Older Children and Teenagers, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Dodo Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Everyone has dragons. Charlie is best friends with his. Mandy doesn’t recognise hers until she loses her spaceship. The only way to travel in the universe of the imagination is by dragon.
I Got Some Bad Muse For You
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Many artists wait for inspiration to strike. Few know that it does so with a clenched fist. Broke, drunk, and depressed, the young William Shakespeare has a bad case of writer’s block. The good news? His muse has arrived to inspire him. The bad news? She’s the muse of *boxing*. And she’s going to make Shakespeare the most famous playwright in England, even if it kills him.
Letter Of Love
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Price: Free! Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
My short story is set in Elizabethan times. The queen arranges a marriage for her ward Burgundy Bedford with Lord Nicholas Mountjoy, Earl of Devon. But Burgundy plans to thwart the queen by eloping with another. She finds an ancient book passed down the centuries from mother to daughter. In the book she finds a letter from her mother. The message of love touches her heart and changes her life.
The Sultan's Organ
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Thomas Dallam took the gift of an extraordinary automatic organ from Queen Elizabeth to the Sultan of Turkey. He kept a diary of his thrilling odyssey and its triumphant conclusion. Faithfully translated into prose more easily digested by the modern reader, unembellished and unedited, this illuminating historical source is presented as if its Elizabethan author were alive today.
What's It All About, Shakespeare? An Introduction To The Bard Of Avon
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Series: What's It All About, Shakespeare?. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
What's It All About, Shakespeare? is a series aimed at demystifying Shakespeare's work. This first instalment, 'An Introduction to The Bard of Avon' offers a short biography of the world's most famous playwright, an introduction to his works and a guide to understanding them. Think Shakespeare's boring? Think again.
The Dragon Ring
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Series: The Harper Errant Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Reality TV host Ben Harper has a problem: he owes the king of Faerie a favor. So now he has to track down the three parts of a Viking arm-ring, and return them to their place in time. The Dragon Ring, the first in the Harper Errant series, is a time travelling epic adventure which takes you to Old England, and beyond.
Elizabethan Era
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Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Elizabethan Era England Life: All major aspects of life in England during Elizabethan era. Includes biography of Elizabeth I, daily life of people, crime and punishment, theaters, plays, costumes, religion and famous Elizabethan era people including Shakespeare.