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An Epiphany Gift for Robin
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Award winning medieval romance author Joyce DiPastena brings you a touching Christmas tale of love and sacrifice set in the Middle Ages. While the Yule log roars in the great castle hearth and lords and ladies feast on Christmas goose, a serf family shivers in the cold. On the gift giving day of Epiphany, what can one poor peasant father do to bring light and hope to his wife and children?
Assassins - Ian Watson & Andy West
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Price: Free! Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A mysterious medieval poem leads young historian Abigail LeClaire to the Middle East. Also into love, deadly danger and the displeasure of US authorities as she puzzles over how the fanatical Assassin cult of long ago might be connected to modern terrorism. Back in the 12th century a Syrian doctor of genius becomes obsessed with understanding the plague we know as the Black Death, and taming it.
The Fairytale Keeper Part One
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Price: Free! Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A fever claimed Adelaide’s mother just like a thousand others in Cologne where the dead are dumped in a pit outside the city walls. In an effort to save her mother’s soul, Adelaide’s father obtains a funeral for his wife by bribing a priest, Father Soren. An atrocity at the funeral drives Adelaide toward vengeance, but avenging the mother she lost may cost Adelaide everything she has left.
Startaker: Under the Shadow of Thy Wings
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Price: Free! Words: 67,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
There's no light on Earth that shines brighter than the truth. From the mystery schools of Egypt, Chaldea, Persia and India, there has been carried through the ages a gnosis, grounded in nature and informed by the highest ideals of service to humanity. This knowledge has always been proclaimed heretical and brutally suppressed...
Last Tales of Mercia 1: Emma the Queen
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
To prove her innocence of crimes against her own son, King Edward, Emma of Normandy must walk barefoot over nine scalding ploughshares and come out unscathed. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
A Candlelight Courting: A Short Christmas Romance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,330. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
When Burthred comes courting on Christmas Eve, Meg makes him swear on her box of holy relics that he will not pursue her. But her reliquary box holds a secret, one that will either join their hearts together or tear them apart. "Her stories will transport you through time." ~ Aimee Brown, "Getting Your Read On"
The Necromancer Part I
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Price: Free! Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 1 review)
An answer to the greatest ‘locked-room’ mystery of all time, What happened to the Princes in the Tower? A book by Mike Voyce doesn’t do just one thing at once; take each strand at the depth you like. Just read it for a very pacey and original story; covering the abduction of the Princes, the arrest of Hastings and Rivers, the Buckingham Rebellion, the Tower of London, the History and the character
Last Tales of Mercia 8: Audrey the Slave
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Audrey schemes to escape from slavery at Lord Richard's castle. But the cruel knight Geoffrey keeps a close watch on her every move. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series and each other, they can be read independently.
Last Tales of Mercia 2: Richard the Norman
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When King Edward calls on his allies for military support, the Norman lord Richard FitzScrob must take drastic measures to make his Saxon subjects obedient. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Last Tales of Mercia 7: Godric the Thegn
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Richard FitzScrob asks Godric to hunt for the youth who desecrated his castle, Godric's loyalty to King Edward and the Normans will be put to the test. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Last Tales of Mercia 4: Ralph the Knight
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a fight between a Norman and a Saxon gets out of hand, Sir Ralph must employ the help of a knight named Geoffrey to cover up the unfortunate incident. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Last Tales of Mercia 3: Elwyna the Exile
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
To obtain timber for Richard's castle, two Normans will cruelly take advantage of Elwyna's hidden home in the woods unless she finds a way to stop them. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Blades of Hollow
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 1 review)
Under the scrutinizing glare of the unforgiving sun and amidst a vast expanse of fine white sand, a weary Templar knight bravely fights an elusive foe to the death in order to preserve the sanctity of the Holy Land.
Last Tales of Mercia 6: Hereward the Outlaw
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Young Hereward ("the Wake") finds out that a Norman castle is being built in Shropshire and rides with a group of rowdy boys to cause trouble. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Last Tales of Mercia 5: Osgifu the Sister
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Osgifu finds out that her sister, Elwyna, may soon be hanged for murder. She faces a hard decision of whether to leave matters to fate or oppose the Normans. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
What the Heart Sees
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(2.00 from 1 review)
An original SHORT STORY first published in the anthology Masters of Seduction. A medieval tale of a knight defying Prince John's edicts, and a forester's daughter whose chance encounter with a blind jeweler offers the only possibility for escape... and for love.
Last Tales of Mercia 9: Sigurd the Gleeman
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Sigurd, once a minstrel and royal courtier, struggles to determine the nature of his relationship with Thegn Godric when Lord Alfric enters his life. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Slave of the Al-Hamra
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Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 1 review)
A gripping story of revenge in the shadow of the Alhambra palace, in the nasrite Granada in the 14th century, about Ibn Zamrak, vizier, poet and conspirator whose poetry and ambition know no limits.
At Least Once More
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's the year 1415 in France, near a place called Agincourt. The English mercenaries are awoken by King Henry V's legendary St Crispin's day speech. Meanwhile,two soldiers, Thomas and Jack, don't seem to be that enthusiastic about the coming battle...
Unlearning Berserk
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Price: Free! Words: 124,730. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this sequel to Learning Berserk, Einar's hard-won status in Constantinople is threatened by the unfolding of the Crusades. He is sucked into the conflict and finds it hard to escape the constant danger. He struggles to keep his family safe and his inner rage under control... if the fates would only let him.