Books tagged: battle of hastings

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An Irishman’s Revenge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,390. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This story is based on the dramatic changes in the lives of the people living in England under Norman rule. They went from free men to virtual slaves and serfs overnight. Skel, whose family had been sold into slavery from Ireland by the Romans, becomes a master stone mason and later is sent on Crusade to Jerusalem. All the while, he plots his revenge.
1066: Apocalyptic Visions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,170. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
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1066: Apocalyptic Visions is an exciting and interesting work of historical fiction, which is vividly characterised and tensely constructed. 1066 was an eventful year in England’s history. It is remembered for the Battle of Hastings, but so much more happened and could have happened in those twelve months.
Wessex Tales: "Schelin's Daughter" (Story 14)
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Norman knight Schelin (from whom the village of Shilling Okeford or Shillingstone takes its name) was awarded the manor of Okeford for his service to King William at the Battle of Hastings. Schelin holds the richest agricultural land in Dorset, but he still has a problem. His daughter would rather get herself to a nunnery than marry well. A Saxon wise woman’s potions are called for. (c.1085)
The King's Toads
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Boterels of Brittany effectively won the Battle of Hastings for William the Conqueror. Over the next century, the Boterel family stayed close to the king and prospered, sometimes through military support: sometimes through much more personal services…. And the family spread in England and France - one line being the ancestors of George Washington!
The Lion and the Rose, Book One: William Rising
Series: The Lion and the Rose, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
William of Normandy: visionary, ambitious, indomitable, cunning. . . the man who would change the destinies of England and France forever. William Rising tells his story as never before, from crippling childhood loss, political treachery, and adolescent betrayal, to the making of a conqueror.
The Lion and the Rose, Book Two: The Gathering Storm
Series: The Lion and the Rose, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,270. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Lion and the Rose: William Rising introduced us to the young William, Duke of Normandy, and his treacherous childhood, as he fought his own barons to survive and claim his birthright. The Gathering Storm plunges us even deeper into his unfolding story. Now twenty-two, he has won his most pivotal battle, but impossible struggles loom -- and very few of his enemies are actually defeated.
The Conqueror's Bane
Series: The Aetheling's Bride, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,990. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Sequel to The Outlander King, The Conqueror's Bane chronicles the last chapters of the life of William the Conqueror, and the entwined stories of two remarkable women: Aislinn and Selma. Aislinn must face new challenges and struggle to forgive her enemies, while Selma must uncover the full truth of Aislinn's manuscript and face her own dark past.
Awfully Artful Arthur or should that be Clever Cunning Cerdic?
Series: Grimm Tales. Price: Free! Words: 13,550. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
After almost three years 21stC schoolboy Jamie meets up with Grimm again and this time Grimm finally tells Jamie the true story of King Arthur - well almost true, as true as his memory recalls, for he is no longer the young man, but the old man.