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Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part One: The Great Gather) by Ian Hall
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Under the cloud of imminent Roman invasion, the northern druids gather the clan leaders. Calach is the 15 yo eldest son of the chief of the Caledonii Clan, and is cast into clan politics for the first time. Destined to be chief one day, and knowing the importance of the gathering, he is bewildered by the chief’s antipathy to each other. He begins to plot on his own. Thus begins Calach’s story.
Viking Blood 5 "Raiding" by Marianne Slot
Series: Viking Blood, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Three and a half years have passed since young Styrbjorn, Edwina and Hauge’s son, was born. The winters have been extremely hard. Famine and hunger threatens. Everything goes wrong. The grain rots, only some return from the summer voyage; late, empty, and battered. Hauge decides to go on a quest for food and riches in England. A new ship is built. In England they raid and pillage until ...
Viking Blood 4 "New Life" by Marianne Slot
Series: Viking Blood, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Fourth book in the "Viking Blood" series. The winter after the avenging raid Hannibal and Edwina are still in Hauge’s village. As the last of the snow has smelted Hauge tells his mother Aasa that he wants to marry Edwina, although she is a Christian. The wedding is held as Norse custom demands with sacrifices to the Gods. One man tries to sabotage the party. A story of voyages, gales and losses.
Viking Blood 3 "Revenge" by Marianne Slot
Series: Viking Blood, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Third book in the "Viking Blood" series by Marianne Slot. A story of vengeance, friendships, and love. Four years have passed and Hauge’s mother Aasa has married Sven. The men travel to the winter market, where many a good deal is done. Once again Hauge meets his Christian friend Hannibal. But they are brutally attacked and many die. Hauge is made chieftain and can finally avenge his father.
Viking Blood 2 "Secrets" by Marianne Slot
Series: Viking Blood, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Second book in the series "Viking Blood". Three years after the attack on Styrbjorn’s village his brother, Sven, has been elected chieftain and the village rebuilt. After a successful summer voyage to Ireland everybody celebrates. Sven decides time for vengeance has come; a surprise attack on Haakon’s village will be on horseback. However, the raid does not go as planned ...
Viking Blood 1 "The Assault" by Marianne Slot
Series: Viking Blood, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"The Assault" is the first book of five in the Viking Blood series by Marianne Slot. Norse mythology, Viking feuds, trades, and sea voyages, is brought to life in an exciting story of life and death. In these we follow Hauge as his life evolves around the vital consequences of one dramatic day; through vengeance and love; hardships of hunger and suffering, culminating in a final raid to England.
Leonardo: Masterpieces in Milan by Catherine McGrew Jaime
Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 2. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Leonardo da Vinci came to Milan a broke, unemployed artist. He left Milan 16 years later as a broke, unemployed artist, fleeing the French. But in the years in between he worked for Duke Lodovico, painting the Last Supper, designing an Equestrian Monument, planning several wedding festivities, and much more. If you enjoyed Leonardo the Florentine, you will enjoy Leonardo: Masterpieces in Milan!
A Pirate's Legacy 2: The Urchin Pirate by Sean Patrick O'Mordha
Series: A Pirate's Legacy. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 99,130. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Francois is orphaned as a small child and forced to exist on the streets of 16th Century Saint-Nazaire, France until rescued by an old seaman who takes him aboard his ship where he learns the trade of piracy. When his ship is sunk with all hands in the Canary Islands, he is saved from drowning by dolphins who carry him to the island of El Hierro beginning an incredible journey to fame and fortune.
Camille by Tess Oliver
Series: Camille, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Sixteen-year-old Camille and her guardian, Dr. Bennett, live a most unconventional life. They hunt werewolves. When Nathaniel Strider wanders into one of their full moon pursuits, Camille and Dr. Bennett believe they have found a specimen for their study. Beneath the irresistible exterior, Nathaniel is transforming. Camille now faces the prospect of destroying the boy who has stolen her heart.
Leonardo the Florentine by Catherine McGrew Jaime
Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 1. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Who are the Medici brothers? Who is trying to assassinate them? Why was the Pitti Palace never completed? And what part does Leonardo play in all of this? Leonardo da Vinci is remembered as an artist and inventor. But who was he before anyone knew his name? This family-friendly novel explores the history and legends of his early years in Florence. It also weaves a mystery of politics and power.