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Viking Age Yorkshire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,300. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by Alan Avery. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
In 866, the city of York was captured by a 'Great Army' of Viking warriors. Ten years later, according to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, the Viking army made the transition from warfare to settlement, as their leader 'shared out the land of the Northumbrians, and they proceeded to plough and to support themselves'. This conquest and settlement marked the beginning of Scandinavian domination.
The History of York
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,400. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by Alan Avery. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This single volume history of York is written by the nine leading experts in their field and traces the story of this historic town from it beginnings as a Roman garrison to the thriving modern town of the year 2000. This is an attractive book for both the general reader and the more advanced local historian while a full bibliography allows for further study.
Wyvern and Star
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,140. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The year is 1470, a decade since the house of York destroyed Robert Clifford’s life; a decade of wandering exile and waning hopes. Now the house of Lancaster is rising once more and Robert leaps at the chance to reclaim what is his. But the stakes are impossibly high and in the storm to come, he risks the loss of his companions, his sons and Alice de Vere, the woman he loves.
The Black Knight's Reward
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Guilty of heresy and alleged sorcery, Merry is sentenced to burn. Luke serves his king with one goal—to inherit his family’s estate. By rescuing a witch and stealing her away from the powerful Church, he puts his future in jeopardy! Vowing to protect her, Luke wants to offer her more than his sword arm. As her dark past returns, can she trust a man torn between royal duty and personal desire?
The Penny Dreadful Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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England 1899. Dr Watson and Countess Volodymyrovna travel to the city of York. Someone is killing-off the authors who write cheap but popular penny dreadfuls, and Inspector Bird, a fervent admirer of Dr Watson, needs help.
The Slayer's Redemption
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,540. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lady Clarisse uses deceit to gain access to the fierce warrior she must kill to save her family. The Slayer has a reputation for ruthlessness but she'll care for his infant son in order to carry out the murder. As baby—and warrior—touch her heart, she seeks another solution. Could the Slayer, who may have killed his own wife, become her champion? A revised and expanded version of Danger's Promise.
The White Queen of Middleham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,910. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
To Anne Neville, the third son of the ambitious Duke of York, later King Richard III, is a hero, and the key to her understanding of great events happening around her. Anne is a pawn in the dangerous games of intrigue that she struggles to understand. But her love for Richard culminates in great happiness and the last Plantagenet reign in England.
Thirteen - The Complete Volumes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 397,890. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Half a million words of horror. The ultimate horror collection brings together three of the most controversial and notorious horror collections for the first time - Thirteen Volumes One, Two and Three. Nearly two hundred short stories from the United States, United Kingdom and around the world. Horror fans... are you fan enough? Contains all three iTunes Horror Chart number ones.
A Vengeance of Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
After saving humanity from being overrun by the Dark Realm, Sara and Michael face a new challenge as the Anakim, Damocles, returns for revenge - and unlimited power in the shape of four-year-old Magda, now under Michael's protection. Can the mortal ex-Angel prevail against the demonic sword-wielder?
Philo Vance - Una spina nel cuore
Series: I falsigialli - racconti, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Racconto. Un illustre archeologo viene ucciso nel suo studio di New York. L'arma è un dardo conficcato nel cuore. Curaro. All'apparenza, perché tutto nel delitto è solo apparenza, è un gioco di specchi che non inganna il sofisticato investigatore. E alla fine, dal labirinto degli specchi, esce la verità.