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Artemisia Gentileschi: Her Life, Her Genius, Her Due
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
In the 17th century when being an artist was strictly for men; few female artists were accepted. This changed during the 1600’s with one of the most accomplished painters, Artemisia Gentileschi. Honored as the first woman to gain membership into the Florentine Accademia delle arti; her art was overshadowed by violence and a trial that transformed her into an icon of female liberation.
Love Is Not Proud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by eTreasures Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Love Is Not Proud is a suspense-filled historical romance and a murder mystery set in Renaissance Florence, Italy.
Smart Guide Italy: Central Italy
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170,280. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Smart Guide Italy: Central Italy is a practical guide to Italy's most fascinating regions. It features useful information on major sights, towns, beaches and parks. The guide provides essential background details as well as suggestions on where to shop, eat, sleep and experience Central Italy. Regions covered include: Tuscany, Lazio, Umbria, Le Marche, Abruzzo, Emilia Romagna and Molise.
Smart Guide Italy: Central Italian Cities
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Smart Guide Italy: Central Italian Cities is a practical guide to three of Italy's most fascinating cities. It features useful information on major monuments, museums, events, parks and transportation. The guide provides essential details about what to see and do in each city as well as suggestions on where to shop, eat and sleep in order to experience the best of Rome, Florence and Bologna.
Simon Eady
Price: Free! Words: 70,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(3.33)
Simon Eady and his mother have been on the run for many years. He lost his father at an early age and he has no other family or close friends. Within the span of a few hours, he will find himself involved in a kidnap attempt, discover that his mother is terminally ill, and be informed that his father is in fact alive and hiding somewhere on the opposite side of the world. Simon needs to find him.
Love Among the Ruins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,050. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A World War II love story, and a true story. Arthur Robinson serves in the US Army in North Africa and Italy. Silvana Rigacci is a young woman living in Florence. When they meet by chance, love manages to bloom among the horrors of war.
Delayed Death - Temptation in Florence #1
Series: Temptation in Florence, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
(4.50)
Delayed Death is Book #1 in the Temptation in Florence Series, a cozy murder mystery romance series with a strong dose of humor and romance. When a crisis occurs, right at the beginning of Delayed Death, and Carlina gives in to her domineering cousin's wishes, Carlina sets herself on a collision course with police Commissario Stefano Garini, and her eccentric Italian family doesn't help at all.
Miss Jones and the David
Series: 15-Minute Books · Miss Jones, The Time Travelling Teacher. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling 2nd grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! In this adventure Miss Jones discovers that Michelangelo’s great sculpture only shows David from the waist up! What could have gone wrong? She quickly travels back to Michelangelo’s studio, only to discover that the marble he is working with is too short!
Murder Under the Mistletoe
Series: Agatha Larsen mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 26,660. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Mayor Max Mueller is murdered at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony, Agatha Larsen and her granddaughters get involved with the investigation. They discover secrets that some of the townsfolk want kept quiet. The story is set against a backdrop of the annual Christmas carnival in 1946, a time of peace interrupted by murder.
Dunbar's Oregon Coast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Having traveled up and down the Oregon Coast over a span of thirty years, J.T. Dunbar has written an altogether different travel narrative filled with personal anecdotes, natural and historical facts, and practical advice for the contemporary visitor drawn to this Pacific Northwest wonderland of secluded coves, towering headlands, quaint seaside villages and endless miles of pristine beaches.