Books tagged: court intrigue

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Inspired by Art: The Last Concubine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Inspired by Art: The Last Concubine is a collection of art throughout the ages, around the story of David. This volume focuses on the last concubine, Abishag, the rivalry between his sons, Adonijah and Solomon, and the transition of power to his chosen heir, ensuring his legacy for future generations.
Inspired by Art: The Edge of Revolt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Inspired by Art: The Edge of Revolt is a collection of art throughout the ages, around the story of David. This volume focuses on the rape of his daughter Tamar by her half-brother Amnon; the assassination of Amnon at the hands of her brother Absalom; and Absalom’s revolt, trying to topple David from his throne.
Sister of the Lionheart
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 In-Between Place (Book Three of the Phoenix Realm)
Series: The Phoenix Realm. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,910. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
The Landers have so far foiled the sorceress Saranay’s attempts to lure their beloved bird-girl Avreal to the Eldest Realm. Desperate and thwarted, Saranay sinks to new lows to gain power over her prey. Meanwhile, the conniving Spider King, newly apprised of his granddaughters’ ability to become hawks, threatens to reveal secrets that could plunge Cormalen into civil war.
A Peek at Bathsheba
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
When Bathsheba becomes pregnant, David attempts to cover up the ensuing scandal. He sends her husband, Uriah—who serves him faithfully in his army—to his death. And for the rest of his life, David is tormented by the memory of that moment. Will their forbidden love undo his entire legacy? Can he muster the strength to keep his promise to her and protect their son from danger?
The David Chronicles
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 197,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
The David Chronicles is the story of David as you've never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir
The Edge of Revolt
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
David loves his sons. The last thing he expects is that they will topple him from the throne. Who among them will remain by his side? Who will be not only loyal, but also eager to continue his legacy?
Rise to Power
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
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Here is the story of David as you have never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir.
Heirs & Spares
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.
The Bird Children
Series: The Phoenix Realm, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 226,830. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
Avreal of Landers just knows there is something wrong with her, despite her family's protests to the contrary. She has no navel, and she loses her voice on occasion, sometimes unable to talk for months at a time. Her older brother Dominic, a young warlock struggling with his own demons, remembers what his sister doesn't: that she hatched out of an egg and spent her infancy as a bird . . .