Books tagged: inquisition

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Heretic: The Gods Who Bleed
Series: The Gods Who Bleed. Pre-release—available January 18, 2018. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
On an otherworldly continent where Gods, Demons, Monsters, and Powers Unknown, vie for control of the world, one Heretical ex-hoplite/mortal man vows revenge against the God of Love for abducting his sister as a youth. He is joined by allies from the unlikeliest of places and must face a world crumbling into chaos by forces the Gods themselves secretly do not even understand.
The White Light of Tomorrow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,290. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a future dominated by the Church and defended by the sword, Knight Hospitaler Adrian of Tarsus battles the Inquisition to save the life of his daughter, Mariel. Along the way, he wrestles with allies and enemies including a secretive engineering guild, a beautiful publican with something risky up her sleeve, a dog with a taste for ale, and a somewhat ethereal scientist and her mad computer.
The Happiness Inquisition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
One day a child is admitted to hospital, the victim of abuse. Five people of different ages find themselves caught up in the series of events that leads up to this tragedy. But who made the anonymous phone call that set these events in motion? And why did they do it?
Rocamora
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 150,060. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » General
No man is closer to a woman than her confessor, not her father, not her brother, not her husband, -Spanish saying Vicente de Rocamora, the epitome of a young renaissance man in 17th century Spain, questions the goals of the Inquisition and the brutal means used by King Philip IV and the Roman Church to achieve them.
Book Of Hours: Unholy Error
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,220. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Religious
Brother Alphaios finds a mysterious parchment thrust into the Book of Hours. Upon learning its origin, he must save it from both the Catholic Church and its owner. His brothers are told their cloister is to be sold, their future uncertain. He meets a couple grappling with being driven from their home, and an ataxic young woman driven to create an enormous reproduction of Gustave Klimt’s Hope II.
THE GARDUÑA - ASSASINS FOR THE HOLY INQUISITION 1412-1822
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
When we talk about SECRET SOCIETIES the one which has been considered the most secret of them all and little is known about it is THE GARDUÑA. It´s origin dates back to 1412 as a criminal fraternity founded in Toledo (Spain) and one of the most complex organizations, over time The Garduña initiated other criminal societies leading to La Camorra...
Le Château d’Ilona
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: French. Published: September 2, 2016 by Philippe Roy. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Tous les dix ans, il prend à Ilona la fantaisie de visiter son château. Mais ce soir-là, elle aura une visite aussi inattendue que dangereuse. Ce livre est une introduction au Cycle des Bergers, une vaste fresque vampirique dont Le Cercle de Fer constitue le premier tome.
The Curious Evolution Of Christianity
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 117,790. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
The Curious Evolution of Christianity follows the long evolution of the Christian faith. The author explores the main phases of this bizarre religion's growth and, with occasional touches of humor, helps the reader see what was really going on at every stage. The chapters on the Trinity, the Crucifixion, and the Inquisition make especially fascinating reading.
The Inquisitor's Niece
Price: Free! Words: 92,830. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Erika Rummel. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Alonso and Luisa love each other. However there are a few obstacles to their happiness: the husband she was forced to marry; her uncle, the Regent of Spain; and Alonso's heritage as a Jew. Mix in the meddlesome Natale, whose loyalty is always to the highest bidder, and you have a story of a courageous couple determined to be happy together, despite the cards being stacked against them.
Spark of Thought
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
In the midst of the steampunk era, the City of Prague is at the heart of the Holy Inquisition, which is determined to wipe out the witches endangering the world. A young scientist accused of witchcraft comes to the attention of Ignatius, the High Inquisitor. An unexpected attraction complicates an already dangerous situation, and Ignatius will have to choose...