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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.
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.
Assassin in the Abbey - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
My Christmas gift to you in 2012. An assasin and an assasin catcher play a game of cat and mouse at the coronation of William I on Christmas day 1066.
Sultana: A Novel of Moorish Spain
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Series: Sultana, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: 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.
Last Tales of Mercia 10: Osbern the Son
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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.
Legacy of the Blade (Series Prequel)
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Series: Legacy of the Blade, Prequel. Price: Free! Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Corbett Blake is a child who wants to be a knight and follow in his father's footsteps, but because he is gifted, he is sent to be a sorcerer's apprentice instead. This short story of approximately 6,500 words is the prequel of the four-book Legacy of the Blade series. The full-lenth novels in the series are: Lord of the Blade, Lady Renegade, Lord of Illusion, Lady of the Mist.
Skæbnens Lod
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Price: Free! Words: 68,470. Language: Danish. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
I det Herrens År MLVIII (1058) drager Alberik på Pilgrimsrejse gennem Europa til Rom.
Otherworld
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In Norse mythology, a hellrunner was a visionary who entered the Otherworld to gain wisdom to heal the tribe.
An Ageless Myth
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Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: 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?
Home to My Father: A Knight's Diary
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Price: Free! Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
An English Knight begins a diary of his "adventure" joining Louis IX's First Crusade. The armada to Alexandria encounters a violent storm and the knight and his companions shipwreck. He must make an impossible choice: Cut himself off from his people or face execution. His life of turmoil and terror leads him to peace, but slavery and torture block his quest to get home to his father.
Tale of Royals: Book 1
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Price: Free! Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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.
Highland Wishes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,530. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(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?
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
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Price: Free! Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Wessex Tales: "Schelin's Daughter" (Story 14)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: 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)
Thief in the Night
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Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(4.60 from 5 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.
Maidensong
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,710. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 and represented by Ten Talents Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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.
Wessex Tales: "For Viviana's Wedding" (Story 16)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: 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.
Symbol of the Order
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Price: Free! Words: 3,990. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A Byzantine spy questions the motives of God as he witnesses the horrors of the Crusade.
By The Sword's Edge (Medieval Action & Adventure)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,340. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 1370 two families are thrust together by war’s harsh reality. Eolande d’Aubray’s father is held prisoner by the French. She remembers little of him, but she does know that he is the only man who can rescue her from an unwanted marriage. The Stone’s are rising in the world with hopes that Richard Stone will become squire to the English commander, Robert Knolles. But tragic events intervene.
The Battle of Hastings
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A man who survives the Battle of Hastings travels home and on the way meets his future wife