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Lady de Kiernan's Headache and Other Speculative Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aliens, dragons, and vampires… oh my. From award-winning author, Anna D. Allen, comes another eclectic collection of speculative short fiction. Nine tales of fantasy, science fiction, and the downright weird to fascinate, horrify, and delight.
William Shakespeare’s "Henry VIII": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,400. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Henry VIII." People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to understand and read.
A Conspiracy of Vampires
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,330. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
It's 1536, and the mortally wounded Henry VIII has a deathbed decision: Die, leaving England without a strong leader & risk bloody civil war once more, or sacrifice his soul to stave off death & preserve the fragile peace of England til his young heir can take the crown. Stepping into unholy darkness, Henry must learn to live in his new immortal body, or fall victim to enemies he never knew he had
The Darker Side Of Henry VIII - By His Queens
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Author Dorothy Davies is a well-known and respected Medium, who has channelled the words of many characters – some famous, some not so. In this, her latest work, we garner refreshing insights into the life in the Court of King Henry VIII and the fates of those unlucky enough to have fallen in love (or into bed) with him!
The King's Man
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.
Roses in the Tempest; A Tale of Tudor England
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In 16th century England, Isabella Launder little realizes the twists and turns her life is about to take as she surrenders herself to a small nunnery in order to forget her unrequited love of the courtier Thomas Giffard.
Angel of Skye (Library Distribution)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,120. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Famed Scottish warrior Alec Macpherson is drawn to lovely Fiona Drummond Stewart after he rescues her from bandits in the forest, not realizing that she is the secret illegitimate daughter of King James IV and the target of the evil schemes of the ambitious Lord Gray. The first book in Macpherson Trilogy
The Bastard of Glastonbury
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Thirty years before Henry VIII destroyed all of the English monasteries, the wealthiest religious community in the country is under attack from a greedy Italian Cardinal and a Spanish assassin charged with eliminating one of the young monks whose very existence threatens to undermine the fragile alliance between England and Spain.
Executions & Horrible Tortures From Olden Times
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During past centuries, crimes such as filing metal shavings from a coin, shoplifting a handkerchief, or a bit of lace was usually punished with torture or even death. More serious crimes like treason, inciting civil disobedience, or witchcraft could result in some truly horrendous punishments like being drawn and quartered. People accused of witchcraft were subjected to a water test & burned if-
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".