Books tagged: venice

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Inside Tango Argentino: The Story of the Most Important Tango Show of All Time
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Screenplays » Musical, Plays » American / African American
Tango Argentino was the groundbreaking show that led to the renaissance of interest in Argentine Tango. It premiered in Paris, then conquered Broadway and, later, toured the whole world. It had enormous cultural influence on the understanding of tango history, music and dance, fashion, hair and makeup.
Drowning Cities - A Voyage to Venice on Junk Art Rafts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A sea voyage to Venice on a flotilla of art boats made of junk by street artist Swoon.
A Most Faithful Attendant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Tita Falcieri is connected to our most popular historical subjects – notably Byron, Shelley and Disraeli. But never before has his life story been published.
The Gondola Maker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,060. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
*Silver IPPY Award for Best Adult Fiction Ebook* In 16th-century Venice, the heir to a family boatyard rejects his destiny but is drawn to restore an old gondola with the dream of taking a girl for a ride.
Unlearning Berserk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,730. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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In this sequel to Learning Berserk, Einar's hard-won status in Constantinople is threatened by the unfolding of the Crusades. He is sucked into the conflict and finds it hard to escape the constant danger. He struggles to keep his family safe and his inner rage under control... if the fates would only let him.
The Sector
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,290. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Sector is an action thriller that follows Tate Ryan in her search for sixteen soldiers who were deployed to Southeast Asia and then disappeared. Unraveling the mystery will bring Tate face-to-face with a Russian madman whose treachery will push her skills to their absolute limits.
The Cambridge Vampire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,970. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
to read this book is to find yourself drawn into a mesmeric world of enticement, excitement and danger. it follows the development of two vampires, one in modern day cambridge, the other from the steppes of old russia. enter this world with caution, the dark has its fascinations that may readily ensnare the unwary.
Death of a Daughter of Venice
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
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1739 The Venice of Vivaldi and Canaletto. Harry Brierfield, a young Englishman is attempting to establish himself painting cityscapes for his compatriots doing the Grand Tour. Things turn disastrous when he finds a body in a canal. Paola, a young musician and the dead girl’s friend, is ready to co-opt his assistance in discovering who did kill Sonia. But can they do it?
Signs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Signs is a magical story in which two young adults who had known one another in childhood are reunited during their sojourns in Europe. It follows the extent to which their lives are unfulfilled until their accidental reunion. Throughout the book both characters notice objects around them that communicate their own thoughts and feelings.
The Story Of My Escape
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1755, the infamous Giacomo Casanova was locked up without trial in Venice's notorious Leads prison. Over 15 months he battled disease, madness, boredom, grotesque gaolers, bad books and fellow prisoners. This is Casanova's own account of the escape bid that made him a celebrity across Europe, full of his unique wit and philosophy, translated into English in full for the first time.