Books tagged: minstrel

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Winning His Spurs
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
1191: In a clash of two faiths, a boy knight destined to be a hero…Cuthbert, hungry for adventure and glory, joins King Richard on his way to free Jerusalem from the Saracens. Even before reaching their goal the Crusaders are torn by jealousy and intrigue. Cuthbert finds that chivalry and honour are little valued as he faces desperate obstacles to his quest for knighthood and his own castle.
The Bard of Sorcery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,640. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Tralane, an itinerant bard, was captured by the dread Sorcerer King, his only hope lay in stealing the Eye of Wyden. With that powerful amulet, he was able to escape to another variant world. But he could not so easily escape the destiny that seemed to pursue him. As he fled from world to world, each seemed to offer only greater misery and danger. Bonus Story: Ghost Sword of the Heart
The Lore Keeper's Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lore Keeper Windermere spins a yarn of otherworldly dragon empires, dark and vile magic, and a struggle with good and evil. Upon story’s end, he vanishes, leaving more questions than answers. Frightened, yet transfixed, it is up to the audience to decide if the storyteller’s words are mere fiction, or ancient truths disguised as The Lore Keeper’s Tale. (A stand-alone novelette)
Keepers of the Western Forest
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Price: Free! Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
If people knew what I have come to believe concerning these tales, says Robert Westwood, they would declare me insane. From the day Darin leaves home for Camelot, he faces sorcery and the malice of his father’s old enemies. As dark forces gather in Logres, he embarks on a quest to find the Green Knight’s axe. And then on to the final mission—one destined to affect the world we live in.
The Ballade of the Twins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Each man in the world has a doppelganger, or a twin. Father Ignatius is a righteous monk, but his doppelganger, Judge Jodem Langbard, is a sadistic murderer. Father Ignatius’s righteousness and piety make his doppelganger more and more cruel and bloodthirsty. How does one destroy this lethal bond?
Oh What Will You Give Me
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Series: Julian Plectrum, medieval fantasy. You set the price! Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Book Three of the Julian Plectrum series finds The Fallen Lady tavern getting on its feet, the occupation of Baron Anselm’s Trewidden castle by hostile royalists, infiltration into Cornwall of inquisitional monks, shady minstrels, restive miners, and ultimately, Julian’s recognition that the Welsh Rising is doomed.
A Djinni Named Conscience
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Jammal, a merchant, by mistake freed Abd-al-Rashid, a djinni imprisoned in a gold pendant. The djinni repaid the merchant by becoming Jammal’s conscience. From that day on, whatever the merchant did, the incorruptible Conscience stood behind his left shoulder.
So Much Ado About Paleness, Maestro!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Achille Morazzi, Maestro of fencing, was treacherously murdered. His son, Morazzi Junior, had to escape from Venice to save his life. On his way to Verona, Morazzi Junior spent the night in a cave and shared his meal with a statue of an ancient god. The god honestly paid the young man for his generosity.
Bearers of Light, Book 1: Dark Mage
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Price: Free! Words: 99,770. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When Malin is drawn into the Spirit Walks by his magically gifted cousin, the course of his life is altered forever. From that moment, he abhors and avoids magic, even his own. But in his eighteenth year, Karis comes to live with him, and Karis is haunted by a dark mage. Even worse, more magic is the only way out, and she is female.
Lower My Eyelids: The Day of All the Outcasts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
One day, Peter Sliadek, a drunken lutenist, came to a graveyard. Peter decided to please a recently buried fellow with the music. Suddenly, a dirty hand crawled out of the grave… Peter Sliadek learned a story about Viy, an ancient monster with a lethal stare.