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The tunnels of Hertford
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
A local newspaper reported that a secret labyrinth of tunnels existed under the streets of the small, English town of Hertford; and that modern day descendants of the Knights Templar still meet in underground chambers. This second edition has further research, more illustrations and two extra chapters. It traces the history and location of the tunnel system and arrives at a final solution
Sicilian Enigma
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
During the search for a long-missing artifact, Professor Cartwright is increasingly baffled by the motives of her intriguing Sicilian colleague and narrowly escapes Mafia treasure-hunters.
The Norman's Captive
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,680. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When a Norman knight captures her as she flees her abusive home, Saxon peasant girl Leofe knows exactly what she faces. But Roland proves to be unlike any man she's ever met - and since her survival depends on pleasing him, she resolves to do so fast. Medieval romance novel set in twelfth-century England.
Jackals In Iron
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Price: $7.39 USD. Words: 177,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
This is the story of the Norman conquest of England, as recalled by Count Guy of Ponthieu, in the year 1100 A D. Monk historians take down his words, as they compile a History of the Norman dukes and kings of England. "Ponthieu has been eclipsed by William Bastard and his brood...”, Count Guy admits, as he begins his narration.
Last Tales of Mercia 2: Richard the Norman
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When King Edward calls on his allies for military support, the Norman lord Richard FitzScrob must take drastic measures to make his Saxon subjects obedient. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Last Tales of Mercia 5: Osgifu the Sister
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Osgifu finds out that her sister, Elwyna, may soon be hanged for murder. She faces a hard decision of whether to leave matters to fate or oppose the Normans. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Last Tales of Mercia 6: Hereward the Outlaw
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Young Hereward ("the Wake") finds out that a Norman castle is being built in Shropshire and rides with a group of rowdy boys to cause trouble. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Battle of Cardigan / Crug Mawr (1136)
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Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The sweeping victory of the Welsh at Cardigan (Crug Mawr) was historic. It not only put the victor, Owain Gwynedd in a position to rule Wales free of English domination, it also marked the arrival on the battlefields of Europe of a new, deadly and uniquely Welsh weapon. The longbow had arrived.
The King’s Chalice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 379,480. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
After the death of King Alfred, a small town in Wessex is plunged into conflict and kinship rivalry. A royal prince flees leaving his slave behind. Udda lives in hiding but renders a service to a noble.
Rufus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
An historical novel based upon the life of William 11, commonly known as Rufus. It charts the period of English history from his accession to the throne of England in 1087 to his untimely death in 1100.