Books tagged: renaissance

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Bizarre Fables
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,910. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Drama/Theatrical
True collaboration is often a strange business and in the case of the “Bizarre Fables”, the collaboration was between husband and wife. Heather would draw and paint, while the plots developed organically. Gary and Heather shared their visions, while the owls hooted incessantly from nearby trees and barns. The atmosphere of the collection is medieval/Renaissance - some stories are dark.
Voice Of The Falconer
Series: Star-Cross'd. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 178,500. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sequel to THE MASTER OF VERONA. Pietro Alighieri is living in exile in Ravenna, enduring the loss of his famous father. The death of Verona's Prince spurs a race back to Verona to put young Cesco della Scala on the throne. But, willful and brilliant, Cesco is determined not to be anyone's pawn. He defies even the stars. Shakespeare and Dante combine in this tale of Renaissance Italy!
The Master Of Verona
Series: Star-Cross'd. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 212,460. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » General
Shakespeare and Dante collide in this sweeping novel of Renaissance Italy! Dante's son Pietro falls under the sway of Verona’s charismatic ruler, Cangrande della Scala. Uncovering an infernal plot against Verona's infant heir, Pietro must protect the child while navigating a rivalry that will launch the most famous feud in literature and give birth to Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers.
How Winter Came to Eden
Series: The Phoenix Realm. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 247,490. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Grieving the death of one family member and the loss of another, the remaining Landers draw even closer than before. Together, they search for the means to recover their lost wife and sister and daughter, in the process exploring the furthest reaches of their realm and beyond. Their adventures revive an ancient magic. But if they dare to open the door of the gods, what might they let in?
Sonnets en assonance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: French. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » French Poetry
L'auteur vous offre une cinquantaine de sonnets en assonance hors de la forme traditionnelle classique avec ses rimes riches ou suffisantes en essayant ainsi d'apporter un souffle différent à ce type de poésie vieux de plusieurs siècles, le tout à travers des thèmes de tous temps: nature, monde, arts... Il vous souhaite une bonne lecture dans son voyage parmi les mots.
Rembrandt's Angel
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 82,580. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Esther Brookstone’s life is at a crossroads. A Scotland Yard inspector who specializes in stolen art, she’s reluctantly considering retirement. Then she finds that retirement is nothing like she had imagined. Art theft is still going on and her skills are in demand to solve these crimes
The Wyvern's Tales
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
THE WYVERN'S TALES by I.J. Wyvernhearted is a collection of seven short fantasy stories to give you an escape.
Un mondo più grande è possibile!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,690. Language: Italian. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy
Un mondo più grande è possibile! L’espansione della civiltà oltre i limiti del nostro pianeta madre è la questione morale del nostro tempo. È urgente superare il vecchio paradigma dell’esplorazione spaziale fine a se stessa, che ha caratterizzato la strategia delle agenzie spaziali per mezzo secolo, e dare inizio alle attività civili nello spazio geo-lunare, entro i prossimi dieci anni.
Virtuous Trickery, A Historical Romance, Royal Duty Series
Series: Royal Duty. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Gabrielle's shy sister is suddenly betrothed to a heathen prince from the far north. A Viking! Francesca would not survive the journey north much less the frozen wilderness of her new home. The only way Gabrielle can save her delicate sister is to take her place. Together the twins create a web of deceit that quickly spins out of control leaving a trail of death in its wake.
Island of Glass: The Age of Magic:The Glassmakers Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Seventeen-year-old Chiara Dragoni is a glassmaker of Venice, a position that is both a privilege and a trap. The glassmakers are forbidden to ever leave the islands of the Venetian lagoon — landing her beloved uncle in jail. Chiara creates a gift to appease the Prince which has unintended consequences, and she must decide whether to give up everything she knows and loves to save her dream.