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Oxford: Son of Queen Elizabeth I
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,300. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
On July 21, 1548, Princess Elizabeth Tudor gave birth to a son at Cheshunt, England. The father of the child was Thomas Seymour, her stepfather. The child was placed in the home of John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford and raised as Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, better known to the world by his pen name "William Shakespeare." This is his story.
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.
The Pelican Code
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A modern thriller about Shakespeare not writing his own works. Passions run high in the authorship debate,but no proof has ever been found....until now. In Padova,Northern Italy,coded material is found which if decoded & released would prove Shakespeare was a fraud. Competing interests come together in a David & Goliath battle between passion & greed – the passion to prove & the need to protect.
Strange Powers, Stranger Places
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Six stories of fantasy and speculative fiction. Visit a world where a wildland firefighter must use his mysterious powers to save his crew from a roaring inferno. Follow a gumshoe journalist as she tracks down a figure who's able to predict the future with terrifying accuracy. And see if a mercenary game hunter can collect his final prize - a woman with the world's most powerful psychic ability.
The Rest is Silence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,330. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Countess of Oxford, Anne Cecil after her death, re-visits the events and trials of her own life and that of her husband, the 17th Earl of Oxford. She discovers secrets which have remained silent to this day, yet still live on in the words of Shakespeare.
Shakespeare FAQ
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,700. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
There are surprises in this book. Is Brutus a pompous nitwit? Why was Othello black? What was this plague that closed the theatres? Are the 'bad' quartos all that bad? Why the shifting from 'you' to 'thou'? Did the Globe Theater have toilets? Why is it called "Measure for Measure"? Isn't Petruchio in the "Taming of the Shrew" just a domineering coward? Was Shakespeare recognised in his own time?
Mark Twain's 'Is Shakespeare Dead?'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare, adapted as a monologue for the stage by Keir Cutler, PhD. Performed across North America since 2002. "Cutler humorously distills Twain's thesis that Shakespeare didn't actually write the great works attributed to him. It's a compelling argument . . . great comic effect." Orlando Sentinel