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La Cingana (The Gypsy): A Reginaldo Morosini Novella and Other Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 188,610. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Reginaldo Morosini, introduced in Murder Gentilissimi, returns as special criminal consultant to Venice's Council of Ten in a collection of two novellas and four short stories. Reginaldo finds justice for a variety of murders and other notorious crimes through exhaustive sifting of the evidence, a keen understanding of human nature and the criminal mind, and his powers of deductive reasoning.
Made in Venice: A Travel Guide to Murano Glass, Carnival Masks, Gondolas, Lace, Paper, & More (Laura Morelli's Authentic Arts)
Price: Free! Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Headed to Venice, Italy? Laura Morelli leads you beyond the souvenir shops for an immersive cultural experience that you won't find in any other guidebook. This indispensable guide, packed with useful information on pricing, quality, and value, includes practical tips for locating the most authentic goods in Venice, one of the busiest tourist destinations in the world.
The Saffron Crocus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Venice, 1643. Isabella, fifteen, longs to sing in Monteverdi’s Choir, but only boys (and castrati) can do that. Her singing teacher, Margherita, introduces her to a new wonder: opera! Then Isabella finds Margherita murdered. And now people keep trying to kill Margherita’s handsome rogue of a son, Rafaele.
Venice In Two, Three or More Days
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
This is a guide to Venice, for a visit lasting two, three or more days. It is ideal for planning your visit and also for using on your smart phone, as it contains active links to the web sites of train, navigation companies and museums, so you can with a click from the guide check the latest schedule and even buy the tickets.
The Story Of My Escape
Price: $6.99 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.
Memoirs of a Gondolier: Where Do People Find Love?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of true stories & events experienced by a Las Vegas gondolier, Umberto, who over the years has been made privy to countless stories from real couples on where they first met & how they found love. We get a glimpse into the fascinating life of a gondolier, whose remarkable experiences & captivating stories shed light on many issues of love, inspire & entertain along the way!
Sunsphere
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,020. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Mutus Liber. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Three Keys Two Spheres One Secret Two enigmatic 18th century manuscripts appear to authenticate the events described in Sunsphere, a novel by Mark Arden, best-selling author of historical conspiracy thrillers. Had Arden inadvertently stumbled upon a genuine mystic secret when he wrote his latest blockbuster? Is there a real mystery to be unravelled?
Venice in History
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
Venice in History, the Remarkable Story of the Serene Republic for Travelers is a fresh, engaging introduction to Venice's glorious past. It will appeal to anyone who is planning to visit or who has already visited this captivating place. It will also appeal to anyone who is simply interested in history well written.
Smart Guide Italy: Venice & Veneto
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Smart Guide Italy: Venice & Veneto provides everything travelers needs for discovering Italy's most unique city and its surrounding region. It covers all six of Venice's sestiere (neighborhoods) and lagoon islands including the Lido, Murano and Burano. Verona, Padova, Vicenza and Treviso are also covered in detail for visitors intending to explore the Veneto region.
Holiday in Venice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A workaholic lawyer arranges a holiday in Venice with a virtual stranger. Her plans go awry when a real stranger shows up; a risk-taking war correspondent whose scarred face masks even deeper wounds.