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Crown & Thorns by J. L. Spohr
Series: The Realm, IV. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In Crown & Thorns, the final book of The Realm series, King William has more to worry about than the religious tension in his own lands. His country has unwittingly been made a pawn in the vast European fight for land, power, and religious freedom. When friends become enemies and enemies wield incredible power, will the kingdom of Troixden—and William and Anna’s marriage—survive?
Sword & Shield by J. L. Spohr
Series: The Realm, I. Price: Free! Words: 32,280. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Sword & Shield is vignettes of the early lives of characters in The Realm series. Even if you’re new to the world of Troixden & its king & queen, I hope the tales in these pages will whet your appetite for more. Throw in foibles of young love & friendship, daggers & death, stolen kisses & hard-fought loyalties, and the stage is set for the breathless, timeless love story that is The Realm. Enjoy!
The Francis Bacon Mysteries: Books 1-3 by Anna Castle
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 288,790. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Francis Bacon reluctantly puts down his books to solve crimes in Elizabethan London, aided by Thomas Clarady, a privateer’s son who will do anything to climb into the ranks of the gentry — or up to a lady’s bedchamber.
Sister of the Lionheart by Hilary Benford
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,490. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
An unforgettable heroine in a novel of the Crusades This historical epic introduces a strong and truly unforgettable heroine, Joanna Plantagenet, whose drive and persistence helped change the course of history.
MacKenzie's Lass by Glynnis Campbell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
MacKenzie's Lass by Glynnis Campbell (Book 3 of Scottish Lasses). A woman with a taste for adventure...a man who knows how to satisfy her hunger... Tristan MacKenzie, the chef to Queen Mary, cooks up fiery romance with Mery Graham, a spirited Scottish minstrel at the most controversial banquet in Tudor history.
The Last Confession by Regina Del Madrigal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,630. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(5.00 from 1 review)
The passionate and forbidden love story of a courtesan and a priest set in 1600's France.
The Ties That Bind by Mariah Farnum
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The story of Clovis, a French lieutenant issued to look over the execution of Antione, the head of a local terrorist group. Antione is dead, but his memory will always remain.
The King's Man by Judith Stoleson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,230. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
At sixteen Robert Graves set off for London to serve newly-crowned Henry VIII. Life at court provided him with enough jousting to keep him fit, dicing and cards to keep him poor, and pretty maidens to keep him merry. For twenty-five years he gave his love and loyalty to his king until the beheadings began. These dark cruel times awoke Robert to what it really meant to be a King's Man.
Salai: A Short Story of Leonardo da Vinci by Anne Hendricks
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Salai is the foster son of Leonardo da Vinci. A true hellion, he grows to understand his foster father's patience with him.
Impressment: Managers, Actors and Impressed Boys by Jeff Hopkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,420. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Alternative history
In 1597 Queen Elizabeth I signed a Royal warrant giving theatre managers Henry Evans, Nathaniel Giles and their deputy, James Robinson authority to ‘impress’ boys to be actors in the second Blackfriars Theatre. Impressment is a theatrical traverse through the final years of Elizabeth’s reign and the first part of the 17th century.
God & King (Book II The Realm) by J. L. Spohr
Series: The Realm, III. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In God & King (Book II of The Realm series), the eagerly awaited follow up to Heirs & Spares, Annelore and William, surrounded by courtiers who stop at nothing to gain their own power, must fight to keep their marriage, and their country, alive with repercussions neither king nor queen could have imagined. Plunge back into the thrilling, witty and romantic land of Troixden.
Roses in the Tempest; A Tale of Tudor England by Jeri Westerson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In 16th century England, Isabella Launder little realizes the twists and turns her life is about to take as she surrenders herself to a small nunnery in order to forget her unrequited love of the courtier Thomas Giffard.
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.
The Outcast by Glynnis Campbell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,730. 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 » 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
Series: The Realm, II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,380. 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: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, 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.