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Heart and Stomach of a Queen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
It is Gwyn and Michelle's last chance to save the future as they deal with turning points in Spain under the reign of Queen Isabella of Castile and her daughter, Juana the Mad
John Ford’s The Fancies, Chaste And Noble: A Retelling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is an easy-to-read retelling of John Ford's THE FANCIES, CHASTE AND NOBLE. People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to read. This book has a happy ending.
Devil's Eye
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 135,750. Language: British English. Published: October 14, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Devil's Eye is a thrilling, action packed tale of swashbuckling adventure on the high seas, featuring excessive amounts pillage, plunder and PIRATES!!! After the crew of the Devil's Eye stage a successful mutiny they find themselves in possession of a very valuable hostage who could could alter their fate forever. With the chance of becoming rich or dead men, the stakes have never been higher.
John Ford’s The Lover’s Melancholy: A Retelling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,390. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This is an easy-to-read retelling of John Ford's tragicomedy THE LOVER'S MELANCHOLY. People who read this retelling first will find reading the original play much easier.
Talbot Company: A Story of War and Suffering
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A gang of mercenaries in 17th century Europe is called to action to stop a Polish lord from reigniting a war with Sweden in this epic military novel.
By Force of Circumstance
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 104,630. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2019 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
"For sale: the English Crown Jewels" Ludo da Portovenere, sometime adventurer and now a settled merchant is thrust back into his former buccaneering ways when the Queen of England commissions him to sell priceless gems to raise money for the Royalist cause during the Civil War.
Lucan, Part 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,440. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Surviving immortality for millennia is no small feat. Lucan has paid a hard price, and he is willing to make the ultimate sacrifice to free the true fount of the lycans and blood drinkers.
The Great Seer Nostradamus Tells All!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 149,510. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2019 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
On his deathbed, the popular prophet Nostradamus recounts his past to a young visitor, eager for guidance on his path to fame.
Renaissance Woman
Series: Turning Points. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,120. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Gwyn and Michelle time-travel to Renaissance Italy: they must deal with the corruption and nepotism of the Borgia Pope and his murderous family.
The Altarpiece
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
It is 1535, and in the tumultuous years of King Henry VIII’s break from Rome, the religious houses of England are being seized by force. Twenty-year-old Catherine Havens is a foundling and the adopted daughter of the prioress of the Priory of Mount Grace in a small Yorkshire village.
The Second Blast of the Trumpet
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 123,070. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Biographical
1549. Freed from the galleys, the Scottish Reformer John Knox continues his mission as God’s messenger to strike at the roots of papistry. A prophet without honor in his own land, he is welcomed as a chaplain by Edward VI in England.
The First Blast of the Trumpet
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 142,790. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Plunged into the political maelstrom and religious turmoil of the early Scottish Reformation, Elizabeth Hepburn's life there is hardly one of quiet contemplation. Strong-willed and independent, she clashes with those who question her unorthodox regime at St. Mary's, including Cardinal David Beaton and her rival, Sister Maryoth Hay.
A Turning Wind
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 122,090. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » Action
“Ms. Harlond details a credible, intricate world of deals and alliances, threats and opportunities, uncertainty and trust, in which her hero, the wily Genoese merchant Ludo da Portovenere, must tread with extreme caution. Let's hear yet more of him!” --Antoine Vanner, author of the Dawlish Chronicles series.
The Three Monks of Tears: The Rose Knight's Crucifixion #2
Series: The Rose Knight's Crucifixion. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Historical thriller, parallel novel to Dumas’ Three Musketeers: hunchback Louis d’Astarac, to cure himself and win his lady, seeks the alchemical magic secrets of a lost Rosicrucian book, competing with Cardinal Richelieu, the Jesuits, English agents, and heretical cultists, while crossing paths time and again with d’Artagnan and the musketeers.
The Three Mystic Heirs: The Rose Knight's Crucifixion #1
Series: The Rose Knight's Crucifixion. Price: Free! Words: 73,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Historical thriller, parallel novel to Dumas’ Three Musketeers: hunchback Louis d’Astarac, to cure himself and win his lady, seeks the alchemical magic secrets of a lost Rosicrucian book, competing with Cardinal Richelieu, the Jesuits, English agents, and heretical cultists, while crossing paths time and again with d’Artagnan and the musketeers.
Angels Unawares
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Historical science fiction - angels are not what they first appear to Gerado, former bishop of Nessuna, now living in the city of Lamakan in the Middle East.
Unbroken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,960. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Felipe’s idyllic life in 1518 Cuba is shattered when Hernan Cortes rides into it. Cortes is desperate for horses; his father has one he refuses to sell. With one lie Cortes steals the horse, throws his father into prison and takes Felipe along to be the horse’s groom. Thus begins the greatest challenge of Felipe’s young life: Get free, get home, save the family farm and exonorate his father.
Blood of the Stone Prince
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
From the alchemy labs of fifteenth-century France comes a tale of one beauty and three beasts on a macabre journey through the Parisian underworld. After sixteen years of priesthood, Monseigneur Desmoulins secretly wishes for excommunication. Fed up with sacristy intrigues and tedious inquisition proceedings, he keeps himself amused by dissecting rats and playing with explosives.
The Butcher's Daughter (A Journey Between Worlds)
Series: Captain Mary, the Queen's Privateer. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,350. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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Based on true historical events, this is a story about war, romance, betrayal and adventure on the high seas. The 16th century were wild times in the New World. Meet Captain Mary and her crew of buccaneers who roam the Caribbean looking for Aztec gold until they are caught up in the war between England and Spain..
Leonardo: A Return to Painting
Series: The Travels of da Vinci. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,170. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This family-friendly story begins in a small town in the Italian Peninsula in 1503. After Leonardo accompanies Cesare Borgia to Rome to see his father, Pope Alexander, he returns to Florence and gets back into painting. Over the next several years he will tackle two of his largest projects - the Battle of Anghiari and the portrait we have all come to know and love as the Mona Lisa.

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