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The Mermaids of the Darian Coast
By David Wesley Hill
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"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.
Leonardo: A Return to Florence
By Catherine Jaime
Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This historically based novel begins with Leonardo traveling from Venice to Florence with his good friend, and traveling companion, Luca Pacioli. The story follows Leonardo as he sets up his new workshop and begins to take on new painting commissions. Leonardo is surprised to be asked by the Florentine government to join Cesare Borgia as a military advisor, and the real adventures begin.
Cobweb Forest
By Vera Nazarian
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,390. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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The world is broken… A dark Goddess rises. A mortal maiden must stop her. COBWEB FOREST (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Three) is the third and final book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world.
Telas nobles y remiendos
By Albert Gamundi, Sr
Series: Pensamiento alternativo, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
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Alcide, el mejor sastre de un ducado veneciano recibe el encargo de elaborar un traje para el cumpleaños de su hija. Gracias a su habilidad para los vestidos ha conseguido una cámara donde trabajar bajo el manto protector de la familia interesada en su obra. Pero será el mismo encargo el que le abra la puerta para llevar a cabo una venganza pendiente de años atrás.
Souls Dryft
By Jayne Fresina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 131,410. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by TE Publishing-Services. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
What happens when two women meet, more than five hundred years apart. Can one of them make right the wrongs of the past?
Any Man So Daring
By Sarah A. Hoyt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,030. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Successful and an acclaimed playwright, Shakespeare hears words that his only son, Hamnet, has been kidnapped into fairyland. He too goes into that not quite real land, seeking to rescue his son and perhaps his soul.
Max
By Pantson Fire
Series: Mejor español mágico realismo comedia romántica ebooks, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: Spanish. Published: November 2, 2013 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
En la edad media, Maximillion y Maxithousand tenían buenos empleos con el rey, Charles el número. En esos días, hubo diferentes maneras de lidiar con asesinos.
The Musketeer's Seamstress
By Sarah D'Almeida
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: American English. Published: October 28, 2013 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the summer of 1625, in Paris, Aramis emerges from the water closet to find that his lover, a duchess, has been stabbed in her bed. He knows he didn't kill her, but no one, not even Monsieur de Treville, captain of musketeers, will believe him. Aramis has to leave Paris and go on the run, while Athos, Porthos and D'Artagnan must do what they can to protect their friend's life, honor and liberty
At Drake's Command: The Adventures of Peregrine James During the Second Circumnavigation of the World
By David Wesley Hill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,500. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
It was as fine a day to be whipped as any he'd ever seen but the good weather didn't make Peregrine James any happier with the situation he was in. Unfairly convicted of a crime he had not committed, the young cook was strung from the whipping post on the Plymouth quayside when he caught the eye of the charismatic sea captain Francis Drake, who agreed to accept Perry among his crew.
The Master's Reliquary, Book Two: The Song of the Cross
By Jim Dameron
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2013 by AKW Books. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the summer of 1381, two souls find each other during a time of political and spiritual turmoil in London brought on by an oppressive poll tax, the warring of two rival claimants to the Papacy, and the preaching of Friar Ball and John Wyclif. A Christian historical adventure.
Romeo and Juliet: The banker from the city of Verona
By David Kezelli
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Romeo & Juliet is one of the most beautiful and best known stories in the world. However, until now, we have only ever heard one side of the tale. New documents have emerged that tell the tale from a different perspective. A direct and hitherto unknown witness.
The Girl Who Saved England
By Rochelle Forrester
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,820. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is the story of a spy in Elizabethan England. Marianne becomes the mistress of the King of France in a world torn apart by religious conflict between Catholic and Protestant. She survives assassination attempts, battles enemies in the French court and foils plots to overthrow the King of France. When the King of France is assassinated she returns to England as a very wealthy duchess.
Brimstone
By Alan Skinner
Series: Earth, Air, Fire and Water, Book One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Taken from her home to be apprenticed to the world's greatest alchemist, Jenny Swift enters a world different from anything she could have imagined. Frightened and friendless, she has only her courage, intelligence and talents she doesn't realise she possesses to help her survive the nightmare world of murder, intrigue and betrayal. Jenny finds that to save her world she must first save herself.
Daughters of Venice
By DIG Publishing Group
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,390. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Venice 1570 AD: The well-ordered life of Desdemona Brabantio is turned upside down when she meets the temperamental general Christoforo Moro. Despite a considerable age difference they fall head over heels in love. The unlikely couple gets caught up in a whirlwind of emotion and forges a risky plan: after a secret wedding Desdemona is to follow her husband to the island of Cyprus.
The Rivers of Good Portent
By Mark Igoe
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In 1608 two African princes went to live with a Portuguese family in the town of Tete on the Zambezi River. This is their story, told against the backdrop of a wild and beautiful continent at war, and lost kingdoms of old Africa. The story is told through their eyes and through those of some of the people they encountered.
Evensong
By Victoria Halsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,210. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
An impoverished heiress accepts a betrothal to her family’s sworn enemy to save her besieged home. She is left under the protection of her betrothed’s dashing half brother. Soon they find themselves fighting an attraction that could ruin all. Each faces choices that will affect their future. Love or honor, family or duty. Their fates are intertwined as tightly as the conspiracies surrounding them
Buried Secrets
By Robert Stermscheg
Series: The Hussar's Love, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,500. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In the spring of 1870, France is preparing for an imminent war with Germany. A French cavalry officer, Bernard de Lemarch, has been given the delicate task of approaching a high-ranking Prussian officer, hoping to glean vital military information. But what he doesn’t know is that the Prussian High Command has been forewarned…. and is expecting him.
The Lady King:Njinga Mbande
By Dhae Walpoole
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
We journey back to 17th century Africa, where Njinga Mbande, 81, is in a war that logic would suggest she can't win. The setting--17 December 1663--is Day of First Fruits and 5-years after signing the final revised treaty; requiring lost of her original homeland, The Ndongo kingdom, to the Portuguese. She is determined and remains undaunted by her enemy's apparent superior weaponry advantage.
The Cross and the Black-Episode II
By Luwa Wande
Series: The Cross and the Black, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Book two of the Cross and the Black Series. Look at my profile for Book one. What do you do when your tutor is a lecherous lazy buffoon? Why, you pack and go someplace else for good. But for Claude Severin, leaving is a tad difficult, because his tutor might be a wanted murderer...
Whitebeam
By K.M. del Mara
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,900. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
On the cusp of the fourteenth century, Pippa knows very well that a long-time family friend is both a hot-headed radical and a murderer. But she doesn't find out that he is Scottish national hero Robert the Bruce until she is twelve years old. She also discovers that he is her father.