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The Queen and the Courtesan by Freda Lightfoot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Henriette d’Entragues isn’t satisfied with simply being the mistress of Henry IV of France, she wants a crown too. All she has to do to achieve her ambition is to give Henry a son, and whatever it takes through intrigue and conspiracy to set him on the throne. But despite his promises to marry her, the King is obliged by political necessity to ally himself with Marie de Medici.
And I Love Her by Suzanne Elliott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,190. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
London 1860; Two very different women find themselves pregnant by men from the same family. One brings joy and the other hardship and adventure.
The Outcast by Glynnis Campbell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The Outcast (the prequel novella to Scottish Lasses) by Glynnis Campbell...Lachlan Mar, a disfigured and broken Scots warrior, doesn't believe anything can mend the wounds of war until Alisoune Hay, a brilliant and beautiful young lass, stumbles into his cottage and his life, healing his hurt and his heart with the most magical power of all--love.
"Ma vie avec Louis XIV..." by Mavy
Price: $6.85 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
1671.Élisabeth-Charlotte de Bavière épouse le frère efféminé de Louis XIV. Une étonnante complicité la lie à son beau-frère. Les courtisans jasent. La princesse nous conte cinquante ans passées à la Cour de France : langage sans fioriture, humour, anecdotes croustillantes. Autant de petites histoires qui permettent de mieux comprendre la grande Histoire.
Un balcon sur l'Arno by Natalie de la Panouse
Price: $7.37 USD. Words: 120,680. Language: French. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
De Paris à Florence, deux jeunes étudiants en histoire de l'art, tous deux descendants d'amis de la Reine Marie Antoinette, s'engagent dans la plus étrange des aventures qui les mènera à traverser le temps jusqu'a l'été 1781. Aurore et François subiront ainsi les sortilèges d'un bijou commandé par Marie Antoinette à un joailier florentin jusqu'au dénouement sur les pelouses de Trianon.
Un hiver à Chypre / Les aventures du Renard de Venise - 1 by Pierre LEGRAND
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,300. Language: French. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Pietro Aurelio, jeune Vénitien de 1530, part à la découverte du monde à bord d’une galère marchande. Ce premier voyage relate l’aventure du jeune Vénitien, tant sur mer, où l’on peut faire de mauvaises rencontres, que sur terre, à Chypre, où, mêlé à la vie de la colonie, il en découvre les délices et les embûches.
Heirs & Spares by J. L. Spohr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Set amidst the backdrop of Europe's Reformation in the late 16th century, Heirs & Spares is one part history, two parts palace plotting, and a whole lot of juicy romantic intrigue. Break out the spiced wine and sink in to this rousing read.
Lorenzo's Daggers by Ron McGaw
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Combine one troubled boy with his concerned prep school teacher. Stir in a pinch of quantum physics, add Italian Renaissance political intrigue, and serve piping hot with Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Machiavelli, the Medici’s, and a Borgia Pope on the side. That is the perfect recipe for a time travel adventure crackling with historical detail.
Парадокс параллельных прямых. Книга 2 by Татьяна Вильданова
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
1945 год. Доре приезжает за Этьеной в деревню и узнает, что после болезни она потеряла память. Утром он собирается увезти её в Париж, а вечером… Вечером их пытается убить неизвестное существо. Покушение не удается, но, благодаря ему, девушка приходит в себя. Спасаясь от неизвестного убийцы, она проводит Доре в капсулу времени. Теперь выясняется, что она - хронолог-разведчик из далекого будущего.
The Kiss of the Executioner's Blade by Cora Buhlert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
France 1516: The executioner Geoffrey de Bressac is called to the town of Charentes to put a traitor and assassin to death. But a shock awaits him. For the condemned is a young woman, Angeline de Golon. Worse, she insists she is innocent. But how can Geoffrey save Angeline, when she is to die at sunrise?
Blue Sheep Red Lily by Terrie Bird
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 173,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Cammilla’s head for business and determination put her at odds with the customs of a male-dominated society in 14th century Florence, a city heavily reliant on its woollen cloth industry and banking. From child, to bride, to mother, Cammilla’s resilience and unwavering fortitude are constantly tested as she strives to secure a future for her family and seeks to unravel the secrets of her past.
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind) by Tom Rynard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
The Soul's Tariff by Jay Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
When a telescope arrives in Venice from the East, Jacopo Robusti, better known as the painter Tintoretto, is asked to examine and replicate it. In the winter of 1571 Cyprus has fallen. The Habsburgs press on the Venetian State from the north. War with the Ottoman Empire is coming to the seas.
Prisoner of the Queen by E Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,090. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Eliza Knight. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
I have served three queens in my life. One was my sister. One was my savior. And one my bitterest enemy. Knowing she was seen as a threat to the Queen she served, Lady Katherine Grey, legitimate heir to the throne, longs only for the comfort of a loving marriage and a quiet life far from the intrigue of the Tudor court.
Mariovo's Gift by Chris Kostovski
Price: $450.00 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A fast-paced historical drama set in 16th century Ottoman-occupied Europe. Mariovo's Gift explores life during the late Renaissance period. A time where cultural advancement led to conflicts and dehumanization. The story follows a Macedonian harem girl throughout her entire life. History buffs and drama seekers are sure to stay in suspense through the twists of this classic story of revenge.
MacAdam's Lass by Glynnis Campbell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,820. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
MacAdam's Lass by Glynnis Campbell (Book 2 of Scottish Lasses) Set in the time of Mary Queen of Scots--A woman with a legacy…a man with a secret. She seeks to avenge her brave mother's murder. He seeks to reconcile himself to his father's death.
Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu. by Alejandro's Libros
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
In Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu we show the story exposing us to the adventurist narrative where its main character, the plenipotentiary Ambassador Papefu, is involved between canons and fights alongside the famous son of Corsica, now proudly becoming French; and who shocked that stale world by dethroning obsolete monarchies and kings which considered themselves as eternals.
Tears of Stone by Allyn Vannoy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,270. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Three men, tied together by a single story, reaching across 1500 years, seeking to tell how the Roman Empire met its tragic end. A fugitive, a spy, and an investigator. Each faces the challenges of his own world, each involved in a journey that defines his life.
MacFarland's Lass by Glynnis Campbell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
MacFarland's Lass by Glynnis Campbell (Book 1 of Scottish Lasses). Set in the time of Mary Queen of Scots--A woman on the run…a man on the hunt. He has forty days to earn her trust. She has forty days to win his heart. They have forty days to outwit their enemies.
The Mermaids of the Darian Coast by David Wesley Hill
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(3.00 from 1 review)
"The Mermaids of the Darian Coast" is a short story that takes place during the 1577-1580 circumnavigation of the world by Francis Drake. It is a companion piece to the author's critically acclaimed novel, At Drake's Command.