Books tagged: 16th century

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Oka
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Oka, daughter of a murdered South American anthropology professor is forced to guide her kidnappers through the jungle interior.
MacKenzie's Lass
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.
Butchery: A Mystery of Tudor London
Price: Free! Words: 113,700. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Three unlikely detectives join forces to solve a series of brutal murders in Tudor London, and are drawn into the political intrigues of its wealthiest and most powerful families.
Mary Queen of the Scots: The Forgotten Reign
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 3. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Royalty, Nonfiction » History » Biography
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Queen Mary Stuart was one of the most beloved & controversial women in Scottish history. The granddaughter of King James IV & his wife Margaret Tudor, Queen Mary's status as heiress-apparent to Queen Elizabeth's throne paired with the violence of the Scottish Reformation set the stage for one of the most dramatic & poorly understood lives of the 16th century in this beautifully crafted biography.
The Kiss of the Executioner's Blade
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?
Henry VIII - Tudor Serial Killer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
Henry VIII was a self-centered, psychopath, without conscious or remorse, who did exactly the right thing at the right time for the wrong reasons? This book by a leading politician looks at the series of political killings carried out by arguably  Britain’s most ruthless and blood-soaked monarch: Henry VIII.
Caribbean Piracy: Pirates and Privateers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries saw the emergence of a new threat to government and organized society. Privateers and pirates raided along the coast of powerful countries and were, at times, at war with England, France, and Spain. They developed their own system of rules, a code of morality, and a very rough form of government.
The Somerley Portrait: A Portrait Of Catherine Carey By Levina Teerlinc.
Price: Free! Words: 32,380. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
'The Somerley Portrait: A Portrait Of Catherine Carey By Levina Teerlinc' is an historical essay considering the origin and purchase of a little known Tudor contemporary portrait owned by the Earls of Normanton, known popularly as "The Somerley Portrait".
Deverell Gatehouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by MYSTORICAL BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » General
Time has its own echoes… Imogen Webb attempts reconciliation with her estranged husband and his family, while staying in medieval Deverell Gatehouse in rural Hampshire. But the atmospheric gatehouse has a troubled history and the present is shadowed by tragedy. As unexplained occurrences mount up, Imogen begins to realise that its past and present have an extraordinary link.
Yesterday Once More
Series: Once More Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of historical short stories Table for Two (1537) Run Crimson (1587) The Second Ark (1646) The Loblolly Boy (1805) Diary of Dr Arthur Southwick (1881) Southpaw (1939) Jubilee Jones ( 1939) The Dome is Square and Made of Jelly (1880 – 2000)