Books tagged: renaissance

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A Perfect Knave
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lucy may be the well-dowered daughter of the wealthiest merchant in England, but no man will go near her. She's believed to cast a terrible curse. Emile 'the Fox' has no inkling of the danger when he jumps into her bath to escape the gang who seek to kill him at a market fair. He plans to jump right out of her bath again and proceed with his carefree life, but Lucy's crafty father has other plans.
The Queen and the Courtesan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Henriette d’Entragues isn’t satisfied with simply being the mistress of Henry IV of France, she wants a crown too. All she has to do to achieve her ambition is to give Henry a son, and whatever it takes through intrigue and conspiracy to set him on the throne. But despite his promises to marry her, the King is obliged by political necessity to ally himself with Marie de Medici.
Across the Summer Sea (Book Two of the Phoenix Realm)
Series: The Phoenix Realm. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 263,860. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
One spring night under the scimitar moon, Princess Kelene of Numer and her mother frolic as mermaids in the ocean waves, unaware until it's too late that her youngest brother has followed them--and drowned. When this tragedy plunges her mother into grief-stricken shock, Kelene sets out to find Dominic of Landers, the only healer in the known world who can perhaps help.
Letters in the Grove
Series: Renaissance Hearts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Teresa Braun has waited patiently for her husband’s return. While he gallivanted across Europe saving the world, she’s cared for their home and possessions. Her only form of communication with him is through letters stuffed secretly in a public grove. With religious tensions growing at home and abroad, secrets can be one’s own worst enemy. Will their love letters save her or be her doom?
Renaissance Fair Slouch Hat
Series: Winter Hat Knitting Patterns, Book 12. Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This wonderful slouch hat, inspired by the colorful patchwork caps and snoods seen at Renaissance fairs around the country, requires extremely basic knitting skills. The pattern describes how to create either a straight band or a roll band. The full array of reference photographs, gives you ideas for color schemes using four or eight colors. Skill Level: Advanced (or Ambitious) Beginner
Бяла есен
Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: Bulgarian. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
Поезия на заскрежените илюзии и сбогуването със страха
The Kiss of the Executioner's Blade
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
France 1516: The executioner Geoffrey de Bressac is called to the town of Charentes to put a traitor and assassin to death. But a shock awaits him. For the condemned is a young woman, Angeline de Golon. Worse, she insists she is innocent. But how can Geoffrey save Angeline, when she is to die at sunrise?
Blue Sheep Red Lily
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 173,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Cammilla’s head for business and determination put her at odds with the customs of a male-dominated society in 14th century Florence, a city heavily reliant on its woollen cloth industry and banking. From child, to bride, to mother, Cammilla’s resilience and unwavering fortitude are constantly tested as she strives to secure a future for her family and seeks to unravel the secrets of her past.
The Renaissance: A Ducksters Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,150. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Renaissance
This book about the Renaissance is brought to you by the makers of the popular children's educational website Ducksters. Inside the book, you will travel through the history of the Renaissance learning about how the Renaissance began and the importance of art to the movement. You will read about the Italian city-states, the Reformation, and great artists such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.