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For King and Country
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Price: Free! Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
Told from the eyes of Charles Stuart, the Prince of Wales, For King and Country is set in England during its Civil War. Follow the young prince as he tries to balance his loyalties to his house with his loyalties to his people against the backdrop of the European enlightenment.
Confessions of a Crusader
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,340. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A monk's dying confession tells the dramatic story of adventure, romance, betrayal, mystery and hope during the Children's Crusade of 1212. Inspired by a divine vision, blessed by the Pope and king, and sustained by Christian faith, a boy leads an army of children to walk across France and sail the Mediterranean in their quest to bring peace to the Holy Land, Jerusalem.
Conquered with Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,500. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
With Valdenwald under siege by the Norman army, its leader, Mikkel, claims Edreia as his mistress. Vowing never to submit freely to his passionate nature, Edreia struggles between hating and loving him. When Cadena, Mikkel’s betrothed, shows up unexpectedly at Valdenwald, a battle of wits between Mikkel’s mistress and his betrothed culminate in a diabolical plot to murder Edreia.
A Selection from the Memoirs of Leopold LaPied
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Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Found in an old shoebox, this exercise in academic satire features the section in which an obscure medieval author travels with Geoffrey Chaucer and the pilgrims to Canterbury, as Chaucer chronicled in The Canterbury Tales. Leopold LaPied was there, although he did not make it into the Tales. Included is an afterword (sort of), commentary (kind of), and updated afterword.
The “Attack” Trilogy: Cappadocia, Shkodra, Wuerzburg
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
What do Cappadocia, Shkodra, and Wuerzburg have in common? Across the miles and through the ages they have been the site of attacks: during invasions and during battles. We often think of those attacks in terms of the total number of people injured and killed and the amount of property damage done. But we often lose track of the individuals who go through the attacks–the individuals on both sides.
A Death in Catte Street
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A young Geoffrey Chaucer notices three men in London who shouldn't be there. Two days later, one of them is found dead, without a mark on him, in the basement of a locked house. Curiosity and a sense of moral obligation prompt him to explore the incident. His fumbling investigations—while more basement deaths turn up—lead him to learn more about the history of England than he ever suspected.
The Thief's Tale
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Series: Ottoman Cycle, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Istanbul, 1490. A Greek thief snatches a purse which contains a secret that will lead he and his Janissary guard brother into the ever-deepening threads of a plot that threatens not only the brothers' own lives, but the very existence of the Ottoman Empire.
At the Gates
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Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about a young man who enters an English monastery in search of a better life and ends up trapped in time.
Rufus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
An historical novel based upon the life of William 11, commonly known as Rufus. It charts the period of English history from his accession to the throne of England in 1087 to his untimely death in 1100.
Eyes of Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,600. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
All Scottish beauty Edain wants is love and a family. But her life hasn’t been easy and those two things seem unattainable. First she’s abandoned as a baby at a local convent. Then she's banished from her village amid rumors of murder and witchcraft after the mysterious death of her husband. Set in Medieval times, this tale will have you hoping for the happy ending that may never come...
Dracula's Revenge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Winter, 1476. Prince Vlad's forces are defeated by the Turks and the prince killed in battle. Fast-forward several months. Rumors of a demon terrorizing the village reach the ears of Sultan Mehmed, who dispatches Colonel Orhan and a company of five hundred men to deal with the rumors. But rumors are the last thing they need to worry about...
Bladesong
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Series: Troubadours, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
Historical thriller/romance Book2 of The Troubadours Series but stands alone 1151 – the Holy Land during a fragile peace. Estela, the troubadour, following the destiny of her beautiful voice, and Dragonetz, her passionate knight; divided by the times they love in and fighting to be together.
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.
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)
Solomon's Ring
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A short story about Jevan, a Knight Hospitaller during the 1st crusade. Attempting to escape a group of Muhammadan warriors, he finds himself lost underground in an underground labyrinth. He must work with his former enemy to find a way to escape creatures Jevan has only read about in the books in his fathers library in France. He must win his way free with a sure sword and a clever wit.
Satan Wears Red
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Reconstruction of Winchester Cathedral is nearing completion in 14th Century Hampshire, England. All is going well until a dazzlingly beautiful woman arrives in the village and throws the clergy and populace into a state of shock. Shock turns to horror as events unfold. The bishop arrives to take stock of the situation and restore order but he finds his hands full.
The Attack at Shkodra
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The year is 1478. The Turks are on the attack. One of the places in their way is Shkodra. They are not expecting the defense put up there by the Albanians and Italians. This short story follows the attack through the eyes of a mother, a priest, and two of the soldiers involved. Early reviews of the book: "Great story of faith and courage! I really enjoyed it." "Wow, what a story."
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
Stand and Fight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: British English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Montmal Castle, the Duchy of Aquitaine, 1374 A large French army is at the walls. Bertrand, the Gascon commander, is ready to surrender despite his vow to defend castle. Richard Stone, a representative of the English government of Aquitaine is horrified at Bertrand’s duplicity. But the French will under no terms accept his surrender. There is no choice but to stand and fight.
Dark Fires
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,930. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.56 from 9 reviews)
In the late 1400's the world is poised on entering a new age. It isn't know yet if for good or evil. Fighting against the rising protest, the Church unleashes anew the Inquisition to stamp out heresy. Justin, a youth from the street, flees with his adoptive family the persecution. This is a tale of up and down fortunes as Justin tries to solve the riddle of his origins and find contentment.