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Voice Of The Falconer by David Blixt
Series: Star-Cross'd. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 178,500. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sequel to THE MASTER OF VERONA. Pietro Alighieri is living in exile in Ravenna, enduring the loss of his famous father. The death of Verona's Prince spurs a race back to Verona to put young Cesco della Scala on the throne. But, willful and brilliant, Cesco is determined not to be anyone's pawn. He defies even the stars. Shakespeare and Dante combine in this tale of Renaissance Italy!
The Master Of Verona by David Blixt
Series: Star-Cross'd. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 212,460. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » General
Shakespeare and Dante collide in this sweeping novel of Renaissance Italy! Dante's son Pietro falls under the sway of Verona’s charismatic ruler, Cangrande della Scala. Uncovering an infernal plot against Verona's infant heir, Pietro must protect the child while navigating a rivalry that will launch the most famous feud in literature and give birth to Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers.
Blood of the Stone Prince by M. J. Neary
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 Cantora by Paul Cohn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 163,410. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The Cantora takes readers to the jungles & settlements of 16th Century Colonial Brazil, later journeys to the Caribbean, then Africa & Europe. It follows Sister Mae Docura & Yema, the Caete Indian child with a remarkable singing voice acclaimed "The Cantora." By perilous circumstance, they become agents of fate, changing the lives of all who cross their path.
Rocamora by Donald Platt
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 150,060. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » General
No man is closer to a woman than her confessor, not her father, not her brother, not her husband, -Spanish saying Vicente de Rocamora, the epitome of a young renaissance man in 17th century Spain, questions the goals of the Inquisition and the brutal means used by King Philip IV and the Roman Church to achieve them.
The Chosen Man by Jane Harlond
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 124,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Rome 1635. As Flanders braces for another long year of war, a Spanish count presents the Vatican with a means of disrupting the Dutch rebels’ booming economy, His plan is brilliant, They just need the right man to implement it, Ludovico da Portovenere, a charismatic spice and silk merchant could be just the right man for the job
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?
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.
The House of Baric Part Two: A Brother's Defense by Jillian Bald
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 247,210. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Filled with amorous encounters and unexpected twists, "Part Two: A Brother's Defense" sets a course for more adventures and misfortunes when the Ottoman mercenaries arrive at the castle. Revelations from the past, bad luck for the future, and dangers in the present lead our friends through more turmoil to a truly satisfying ending to this middle book.
The House of Baric Part One: Shields Down by Jillian Bald
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,280. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you take the spanning saga of "Outlander", subtract the time travel, sprinkle in the brooding nobility of "Poldark", set it a few hundred years back, then add a dusting of "Downton Abbey", shake it together with the flamboyant decadence of Baroque-era Venice, and set the scene on the shores of Croatia, you have "The House of Baric" trilogy. It all begins in Part One . . . Enjoy the story!
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Royal Mile by Mary Daheim
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 184,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In the time of Mary, Queen of Scots, a young girl left destitute by her father’s death meets a pirate in the service of the Queen. They make a bargain: he will marry her, giving her security, and she will not reveal his profession or curtail his freedom. By the time love begins to blossom, it may be too late. First they must survive the turmoil plaguing the court of their Queen.
Cobweb Forest by Vera Nazarian
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,350. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Daughters of Venice by DIG Publishing Group
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,390. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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.