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The Slave of the Al-Hamra by Blas Malo
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Literature » Literary(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.
Last Tales of Mercia 10: Osbern the Son by Jayden Woods
Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The keep of the Norman castle is finally finished. But when Osbern cannot convince the Saxon Edric to attend the celebration, his own resentment surfaces. 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 by Marsha Canham
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: 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.
Sultana: A Novel of Moorish Spain by Lisa J. Yarde
Series: Sultana, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In thirteenth-century Moorish Spain, the realm of Granada is in crisis. The union of Fatima, granddaughter of the Sultan of Granada, with the Sultan’s nephew Faraj has fractured the nation. A bitter civil war escalates and endangers both Fatima and Faraj’s lives.
Tale of Royals: Book 1 by HK Masara
Price: Free! Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
King Dramon desires an heir above all else, but not just any heir. His mind is set on expanding the borders of his dominion and increase his power. Martina has been having the terrible dreams once more and is certain that it is a warning for things to come. Her fears may yet be confirmed bringing about the inevitable. An unexpected reunion between the two, unravels events.
Thief in the Night by Rex Sumner
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Andy is an elite Harrhein soldier, a Lancepesade (medieval precursor to Lance Corporal) in the Royal Pathfinders. He's injured and recovering in a frontier fort, working in the armoury, when he realises he isn't alone. Something else is there, too small and quiet to be human.
Wessex Tales: "Schelin's Daughter" (Story 14) by Robert Fripp
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Norman knight Schelin (from whom the village of Shilling Okeford or Shillingstone takes its name) was awarded the manor of Okeford for his service to King William at the Battle of Hastings. Schelin holds the richest agricultural land in Dorset, but he still has a problem. His daughter would rather get herself to a nunnery than marry well. A Saxon wise woman’s potions are called for. (c.1085)
The Life of Saint Enimie. A 13th c text by Bertran de Marseille. Original Translation by Karena Akhavein. A reader's companion for the adventure novel Translatio by Karena Akhavein
Price: Free! Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Life of Saint Enimie, a 13th c text by Bertran de Marseille, comes to life as translated by Karena Akhavein, PhD. Fascinating in its own right, this translation serves as a reader's companion for the exciting action adventure Translatio, by Karena Akhavein. Readers can choose to read this fascinating Merovingian princess' life on its' own, or refer back to it while reading Translatio.
An Ageless Myth by John Evans
Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Around the year 1200, a quest is authorized by the British crown to escavate what might be the remains of King Arthur and Guenevere at Glastonbury. Are the fables of the once and future king true? If the relics are found, what will become of them? What dark secrets keep these mysteries from the eyes of the wise?
Symbol of the Order by L. D. Dailey
Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A Byzantine spy questions the motives of God as he witnesses the horrors of the Crusade.
Wagon Master by Rex Sumner
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Chad is a wagon master and he thinks he is a coward. He still manages to deliver supplies to the frontline, rescue wounded, befriend the young Princess Asmara and inspire respect in his enemies. A story from Harrhein, set five hundred years ago in a fictional world, of a different sort of soldier.
Highland Wishes by Leanne Burroughs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,940. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A Highlander Obsessed While the Scottish War for Independence rages, Grant heads to the Scottish-English border to avenge his father’s murder. A Woman Defiant Instinct warned Victoria to escape. As Grant surveyed the woman fate just delivered into his hands, he smiled—first time since hearing the terrible news about his father’s death. Passion flares, but can love survive?
Maidensong by Mia Marlowe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,710. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 and represented by Ten Talents Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When Rika sings the Norse legends, every other voice falls silent. She lives for the joy of her art, until the terrible day when she’s taken captive and made a slave to Bjorn the Black. She vows to hate him forever, but love doesn’t always recognize the enemy. No one is more surprised than Bjorn when his slave takes his heart captive. But now that he’s oath-bound to deliver her to another man.
The Dumnonian Hoard: Rosenberg Twins Adventure #1 by Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Fourteen year old Sarah Rosenberg and her twin brother Joshua are spending the summer in France on an archaeological expedition with their Uncle Marty. However, what begins as a relaxing and fun-filled vacation quickly becomes a dangerous and harrowing adventure when the twins cross paths with a pair of ruthless antique smugglers. Will the twins find the treasure they seek before it's too late?
Otherworld by Elijah Stephens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,220. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In Norse mythology, a hellrunner was a visionary who entered the Otherworld to gain wisdom to heal the tribe. Includes the short novels Prophets of the Wasteland, Hellrunner, and Pride of the Britons.
Sir Thomas and the Abbess Martha by Rosemary Sturge
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: British English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The ghosts of Mayfield Abbey, wicked Sir Thomas, and saintly Abbess Martha, rarely agree about anything, but when they discover that their beloved stately pile is in danger they may be forced to co-operate!
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part I by D. J. Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Running Deer finds himself in France in the 15th Century. As a child, the Maid of Lorraine was promised, by Daniel, that help would always be by her side. Through the mysterious portals of time they are brought together to fulfill their destiny. This is the second book of the Mysterious Destiny series.
Wessex Tales: "For Viviana's Wedding" (Story 16) by Robert Fripp
Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Viviana de Eskelling was the last in the family line of the Norman Schelins. Her family had held Okeford for 200 years. A single woman (a woman sole) was disadvantaged in law. So around 1287 Viviana married Bartholomew Turberville, taking Okeford into the Turberville estates. (Thomas Hardy tweaked 'Turberville' into 'D'Urberville'.) In Okeford, villagers prepare for their lady’s wedding.
Prophets of the Wasteland by Elijah Stephens
Price: Free! Words: 35,550. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
As the Crusades are ending, a Templar knight escapes the terror of a tyrannical King and falls into a mythological war that will decide the future of humanity.