Historical
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-05-25 | Author:Anne Eliot Crompton

Abbot Gildas enlightened us as to Arthur's means of funding his militia. "He robbed the monasteries, brother!" "Ah." Merlin stroked his beard. "You monks take a vow of poverty, am ...
( Category: Historical June 8,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2006-01-08 | Author:Sara Douglass [Douglass, Sara]

Eleven Whitehall Palace and Idol Lane, London Charles’ journey from London Bridge to his palace at Whitehall was a living nightmare. The procession took several hours to reach the palace ...
( Category: Historical June 8,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2010-10-25 | Author:A. E. Moorat [Moorat, A. E.]

XXV 'I'm on my way, lassie,' screamed Maggie Brown, who rode Henstridge, brother to Helfer, as loyal and as brave a mount as his sibling, and crucially as agile, because ...
( Category: British & Irish June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Crowley

Six One lamb had died; it lay, a wet lump, near its mother, who nuzzled it dazedly. Farther down the shed, a ewe had died delivering: beside her, a living ...
( Category: Epic Fantasy June 8,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Diana L. Paxson

WOODPECKER WOKE TO THE sound of water and the briny scent of the sea. What dim recollection he could muster told him that this was to be expected. But it ...
( Category: Historical June 8,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:Leanna Renee Hieber

The Groundskeeper stood looking through the portal, his gaze sweeping the river Thames up to the Tower of London. He was finally returned home, and he stood with calloused feet ...
( Category: Gothic June 8,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2008-01-10 | Author:Mary Gentle [Gentle, Mary]

17 I had no need to uncover Masaccio's face. The blue, crushed, swollen flesh was imprinted in detail in my mind. I glanced around the room; then back at Rekhmire'. ...
( Category: Historical June 8,2017 )
epub | | 2010-06-10 | Author:Helen Hollick [Hollick, Helen]

§ LII Morgause seethed, though she took great care not to show it. That whelp riding ahead would gloat were she to show discomfort – and that satisfaction, under no ...
( Category: Biographical June 7,2017 )
epub | | | Author:J.R.R. Tolkien [Tolkien, J.R.R.]

NOTES Chronology Anardil (Aldarion) was born in the year 700 of the Second Age, and his first voyage to Middle-earth took place in 725-7. Meneldur his father became King of ...
( Category: Sword & Sorcery June 7,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:John Crowley

Seven "Love,” said Val the Faraways astrologer to Rosie Rasmussen, and held out a fried-chicken wing to Rosie's daughter Sam, who shook her head. “If they were making up the ...
( Category: Historical June 7,2017 )
epub | | 2009-03-19 | Author:Peter Beagle [Beagle, Peter S.]

Chapter 9 The sentinels saw them coming a little before sunset, when the sea was flat and blinding. The sentinels were pacing the second tallest of the many wry towers ...
( Category: Humor June 7,2017 )
epub, mobi | | 2009-03-31 | Author:Jill Williamson [Williamson, Jill]

13 Over the next few days, Achan woke to his usual chores and tonic with Poril, then sparred daily against Prince Gidon in the inner bailey courtyard, under the captive ...
( Category: Fantasy June 7,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-01-17 | Author:Lackey, Mercedes [Lackey, Mercedes]

THEY reached Tuck’s home just at sunset, with scarlet light streaming across the white snow and the entire sky on fire. Tuck’s home looked very like every other farm they’d ...
( Category: Epic June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-01 | Author:Diana Gabaldon [Gabaldon, Diana]

THE SORT OF THING THAT WILL MAKE A MAN SWEAT AND TREMBLE WE FOLLOWED IN the wake of the army. Because of the speed of march, the soldiers had been ...
( Category: Historical Fantasy May 25,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-09-22 | Author:C.J. Archer [Archer, C.J.]

CHAPTER 11 I tried to tell myself that my logic was flawed, the notion absurd. Samuel was a good man. Yet the logic wasn't flawed and the notion not absurd ...
( Category: Historical May 21,2017 )