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Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
The inspiring true story of Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, princess royal of the northern Welsh kingdom of Gwynedd and princess regnant of the southern Welsh kingdom of Deheubarth comes to life in this beautiful stage drama based on "Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, the Warrior Princess of Deheubarth." Includes new historical material not included in the regular biography.
Welsh Garment Design Catalogue
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Catalogs
This catalogue lists ideas for designs that reflect the Welsh spirit and nation
Celtic Dreams of Glory: The Dramatic Story of the Only King of All Wales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,590. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
CELTIC DREAMS OF GLORY - Set in Wales in pre-Norman times, this unusual and gripping novel deals with a time period few writers have explored. The story follows the battles and personal triumphs of Gruffyd ap Llewelyn as he becomes the first and only King of All Wales in 1057, and embraces the lives of his two greatest supporters, Gwriad and Dafydd, the sons of the famous General Cydweli.
The Fires of Menai
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the year 60, Nero orders his legions to attack the sacred island of Mona off the coast of Wales. They are met on the beaches by a mob of Druids, screaming curses and waving torches. Two people from different worlds--Angharad,daughter of a Celtic freedom fighter, and Marcus Valens, a Roman tribune--find themselves caught up in the terrible events that follow as all Britannia erupts into flames.
Rainbows In The Clouds
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 102,610. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
'Rainbows in the Clouds' continues the Llewellyn family saga through the testing and explosive times of WWII. Carrie's life is turned upside down when the London Chest Hospital is bombed in the Blitz and it threatens to tear her from the slowly flowering love she has found in Michael's arms.
Invasion: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors: Book 1
Series: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,520. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012 by Eres Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
“You will know the man…” One woman stands against the INVASION of her home. One man holds her life in his hands. And… “he was not a man who needed a lot of women. He was a man who needed a lot of one woman. This woman.”
A Golden Mist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In 1859, The Royal Charter returning from Melbourne with a company of 500 and a cargo of gold, was wrecked at Moelfre on Anglesey. Only 40 survived. 150 years later Saffy Williams discovers that an ancestor lived in Moelfre at the time. Through the diary of Sophia Davis, on board ship, and the memoir of Richard Williams, the tragic and passionate tale of the lost treasure ship is told.
Flowers of Vitriol
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is 1817 and in Amlwch, copper capital of the world, discontent amongst the poor and the disaffected, is about to explode. Mine Superintendent, Tom Kendrick, brings his bride, the beautiful Cornish girl, Alys, 20 years his junior home to Amlwch. The arrival of the Irish sea captain, and his friendship with Kendrick, sets off an intriguing tale of love, jealousy, treachery and blackmail.
The Weeping Sands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Three narratives of love and loss are interwoven in John Wheatley's novel which is set on the isle of Anglesey, Wales. Spanning 350 years, from English Civil War to present day, a ruined mansion provides the link between past and present. Meanwhile, the `weeping sands` of the title, the Lavan Sands, at the eastern edge of the Menai Strait provides a melancholy background to the novel`s events.
Sacred Welsh Waters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Paul D.E. Mitchell. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » History of things
The late Chris J Thomas's definitive guide to the sacred wells and springs of Wales. Once sites of pagan ritual, many were appropriated by early Christians who exploited their magical healing properties. Chris painstakingly researched the local history of each well and their sometimes less than saintly patrons. Edited by Paul D.E. Mitchell to also include a guide to Welsh pronunciations.