A shocking betrayal leads to the discovery of a deadly plot. A tale of Redemption. Angelique meets a renowned vampirologist in Budapest who is currently researching the mysterious caves in which Prince Vlad Tepes III had been imprisoned. Despite not having revealed her true nature to the mortal, Damien opposes the friendship.
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IMPOSTOR: A Novel Set in the Kingdom of Naples#ad - Marriage to the harsh nobleman poses difficult challenges. Ferrante's friend and mentor, the fascinating Prince Raimondo di Sangro, offers the naïve Valentina valuable insight on how to overcome these obstacles. Celeste is devastated when she learns of her arranged marriage to the notorious Ferrante degli Spini.
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Her refusal to commit a heinous act at Lisbeth's insistence results in shocking consequences. With danger looming on the horizon, Mila discovers powers that have lain dormant beneath her grandmother's oppressive shadow. The audacious scheme requires a marriage between Lisbeth's granddaughter and Hannah's widowed son.
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RUTHLESS: A Novel Set in Gothic Verona#ad - Agata flees from Verona to Venice with nothing but the clothes on her back. Determined to secure her financial and social future, she aids the Veronese warlord, Cangrande I della Scala, in committing vile acts that will earn her a place in Hell. Although she is handsomely compensated, she wants more—and she'll do whatever it takes to get it.
This riveting novel features Cangrande "Big Dog", a fascinating historical character seldom seen in literature. Brimming with suspense and sensuality, RUTHLESS offers readers a glimpse into the intriguing yet brutal world of fourteenth century Italian life. Starving and cold, she wanders the streets in search of honest work but her efforts are fruitless.
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In time, the exquisite jewelry designs of "La Castagna" are being praised in noble courts from Venice to Rome. Exceptionally talented, yet banned from the Florentine guilds, she devises a clever ruse in order to secretly ply her beloved craft. Faced with a serious dilemma, bianca Cappello, she seeks the help of her scandalous friend, lover of the powerful Francesco de' Medici.
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A heart-wrenching read that will stay with me. Jess, book blogger “the Impaler's Wife is a story that had me captivated from chapter one. A story full of magic, sacrifices and love. Konny, goodreads reviewer“It’s not just about vengeance and a thirst for blood. King matthias controls hungary, and the fate of the world’s most notorious political prisoner, his family, Prince Vlad Dracula.
The writing is excellent, and I loved the beautifully thought out, beautifully told and beautifully written story. The infamous vlad dracula comes to life within the pages of this captivating story with alternating viewpoints between him and his wife, Ilona. Janice boyles, author of the award-winning first book of the David saga “beautifully told, beautifully written.
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Three generations of Rossi women span the most intriguing period of Medici history in this stunning novel. An unexpected betrayal leaves Sabina facing a potential scandal. 15th century florence, italy: Sabina Rossi's forced marriage comes to an abrupt end during the infamous Pazzi Conspiracy.
THE PRINCESS NUN: Mary, Daughter of Edward I Medieval Babes: Tales of Little-Known Ladies Book 5#ad - Leaving her wayward life behind, she retires to spending a quiet life in Amesbury Priory where she decides to have a chronicle written on the life of her family - a book that exists today. For the first time, she is uneasy about the future. Including being linked romantically to the Earl of Surrey, John de Warenne.
When her father the king becomes ill and dies, the crown goes to Mary's brother Edward II and the travelling nun attends his disastrous Coronation, rubbing shoulders with the hated Piers Gaveston. Sent into a convent at the age of six, Mary daughter of Edward I, decides to make the best of a bad situation.
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