Books tagged: mona lisa

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Hubris
Series: Roth. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The Louvre's Curator is charged with keeping the Mona Lisa safe. Vernay has a summer policy for the painting that forges an opening for a thief who exploits Vernay's desperation to escape from the daily horror of his home. Roth tries to unravel the mystery of how the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre, and whether its missing Curator was involved. He learns something in his past is the key.
Leonardo: A Return to Painting
Series: The Travels of da Vinci. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,170. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This family-friendly story begins in a small town in the Italian Peninsula in 1503. After Leonardo accompanies Cesare Borgia to Rome to see his father, Pope Alexander, he returns to Florence and gets back into painting. Over the next several years he will tackle two of his largest projects - the Battle of Anghiari and the portrait we have all come to know and love as the Mona Lisa.
Littlethumb Sneezed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,710. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Sometimes when life gives you lemons you just have to have your memory erased, move into an apartment on Coney Island with three monkeys as roommates, and become a boardwalk caricature artist. Littlethumb Brooks lives an unusual secret life destined to be interrupted by love, intrigue, and the mystery of his past.
Mona Lisa Smile: The Real Da Vinci Code: Where is Mona Lisa?
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, They Laughed at Galileo and many more.. This is the short story of Leonardo Da Vinci and his famous Mona Lisa. Who was she and where is she now?
A Literary Triptych
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Isleworth Smile is a two-part mystery and St.Emilion Secret is a separate mystery. All three are based on characters created by Pen Avram and combining historical fact with rumour and speculation to create a thrilling adventure that will leave readers on the edge of their seats until the very end.
The Isleworth Smile Part 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Left for dead in Zurich, is this the end for Kroupa and Benoît? The horrors of the past have come back to life and at the centre of it all is the Mona Lisa. With Hendrych left in the dark, and Kroupa nowhere to be found, it looks as though evil plans laid down over a hundred years ago may finally be realised.
What's So Great About Da Vinci? A Guide to Leonardo Da Vinci Just For Kids!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Art
Everyone says Leonardo Da Vinci is one of the greatest artist whoever lived…but why? What makes him so great? At a single glance, the Mona Lisa just looks like a normal painting of a woman. Why is his artwork celebrated around the globe, and for hundreds of years? This book introduces you to the life and work of Da Vinci, and helps show what made him so important to the world.
Skin Tones in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters: Learn to Paint Figures and Portraits via Oil Painting Demonstrations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,060. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
An oil painting guidebook outlining 10 step-by-step demos on completing figure paintings in oil taken from old masters. Each demo comprises on average 28 images in progress and instructions. Artists featured are Da Vinci, Titian, Caravaggio, Michelangelo, Botticelli, Gauguin, Ingres, Courbet, Rubens and Cezanne. Techniques explored include sfumato, sgraffito, cangiante and scumbling.
Julius and the Mona Lisa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When the most famous painting in the world, the Mona Lisa, was stolen in 1911 from the Louvre it was called the greatest theft of the twentieth century. Details surrounding its disappearance were never properly explained - until now. When twins, Vicky and Josh, find out the truth, they ask their uncle Julius, a time-shifter, to take them back in time to restore the original to its proper place.
A Borgia Daughter Dies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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The saga of the Borgias and the lives of Leonardo da Vinci and the young Machiavelli form the accurate historical background of this murder mystery, set in the opulence of Renaissance Rome and Milan. Machiavelli's illegitimate daughter and his bewitching ex-mistress will solve three murders with help from da Vinci and Lucrezia Borgia--including the murder of Lucrezia's real-life half sister.