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The Cavalier of the Apocalypse
Series: Aristide Ravel Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In seething 1786 Paris, penniless writer Aristide Ravel, already suspected of subversion, must clear his name of murder. But his search for answers—with the aid of friends who may not be all that they seem—leads him into a tangle of conspiracy, secret societies, royal scandal, and imminent revolution, which grows only more complex when the corpse disappears. "Superb." (Publishers Weekly)
For Love of a Dangerous Girl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,720. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » European
A true story of timeless love... Innocent, young Charlotte Corday assassinates the radical leader Jean Paul Marat hoping to save her beloved country from the violent turn the revolution had taken. Adam Lux, an idealistic young member of the Revolutionary Convention, is so awed by her courage and beauty that he demands to join her in death — a demand that is granted. Love blooms amid bloody chaos.
Парадокс Дорианны
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,200. Language: Russian. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Остросюжетный научно-фантастический роман (серия «Лестница времени»). Подписывая брачный договор, австрийская принцесса Мария Антуанетта поставила неопрятную кляксу. Как могла особа голубых кровей и невероятная аккуратистка так опростоволоситься? А, может быть, девочка просто привыкла пользоваться… шариковой ручкой?
Nostradamus in Orval
Series: Mysterieus België - Trilogie Maarten Dejonckheere, Book 2 · Mysterieus België Series, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,070. Language: Dutch. Published: January 5, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Antiquair Karel Rombaut wil met zijn boek aantonen dat hij als nazaat van Lodewijk XVII (1785-1795?) een troonpretendent van Frankrijk is. Maar voor hij zijn levenswerk kan publiceren, wordt Rombaut vermoord door een mysterieuze man die hem "de Profetie van Orval" zou hebben getoond... van de hand van Nostradamus!
The Fortune of the Bourbons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » History » Essays
A visitor to the old Abbey of Orval (Belgium) discovers a corpse in the ruins. Paul Shoeman was the producer of the semi-historical documentary serial Mysterious Belgium. He was working on an episode titled ‘Nostradamus in Orval’, about the so-called prophecies of Nostradamus which are in fact containing a code to find the lost ‘fortune of the Bourbons’. Can you solve this murder mystery?
Marie Antoinette: France's Most Controversial Queen
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Marie Antoinette is most famously remembered as 'Madame Deficit'. Unlike the image portrayed by those who led the French Revolution, Marie was a well-intentioned philanthropist, devoted mother, and free spirit. This short historical account details the truth behind the Queen's childhood, spending, and rumoured love affairs.
Ophelia: A Tale of Woe Undone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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Romantically inclined Ophelia finds herself suddenly facing the crisis of her life, and as she struggles alone with her terrible secret we can only wait to see what she'll do next, while considering the course of history that may have turned her into some sort of ticking time bomb....
Le Présent de Marie-Antoinette
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: French. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Kiera Hermine, accablée par le cauchemar répétitif d’une roue sur le pavé, une sensation de froid dans le cou et un goût de métal dans la bouche. Une voyante lui apprend qu’elle serait la réincarnation de Marie-Antoinette. Afin de découvrir la vérité, Kiera consulte un hypnothérapeute : sa vie antérieure se manifeste et l’entraîne dans une aventure où le temps n’existe plus.
9 Tales O' Cats
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
9 short stories of 9 (and sometimes more) cats, often about their 9 lives—or 81 lives altogether, collected in one volume.
The Child of Egypt: A True Story of Magic, Revenge, Revolution and the Last European Sorcerer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,470. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on the life of Alessandro di Cagliostro, the Child of Egypt follows a young boy called Acharat on a life long journey of self discovery as he takes on the guises of Joseph Balsamo and Cagliostro and sparks a bloody revolution that will tear down the Bourbon monarchy in France before setting his sights on the heart of the Christian world, the Pope in Rome.