A VAIN AND INDECENT WOMAN CLASSIC HISTORY Book 3

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#ad - Two husbands. By order of the king. When young joan married william de montecute at Westminster Abbey in 1341, she became the first and only princess in British history to knowingly commit bigamy. For ten long years she defies her family, her country and her king to keep faith with the man she claims is her true husband.

They are all sure she will break in the end. One of the most astonishing and poignant love stories in medieval history from internationally bestselling author Colin Falconer. What readers are saying about a vain and indecent woman“i really like all the Falconer books I’ve read… but this one is going to rank as my favourite.

A VAIN AND INDECENT WOMAN CLASSIC HISTORY Book 3 #ad - It’s one-of-a-kind. It’s an historical read that shouldn’t be missed. Meg nyberg *****discover more colin falconer historical fictionclassic history:book 1: silk roadbook 2: harembook 3: a vain and indecent womanbook 4: cleopatra: daughter of the nilebook 5: aztecbook 6: stigmatabook 7: east indiabook 8: a great love of small proportionisabella: braveheart of france published by lake union20th century stories:book 1: anastasiabook 2: my beautiful spybook 3: sleeping with the enemybook 4: live for methe unkillable kitty o’kane published by lake unionloving libeRTY LEVINE published by LAKE UNIONCOLIN FALCONER CRIME:VENOMLUCIFER FALLS published by Little, Brown LondonINNOCENCE DIES published by Little, Brown London.

It was done at the command of her uncle and king, Edward III. Yet joan of Kent is no frail English rose. I bought it. I loved it.

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Isabella: Braveheart of France

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Lake Union Publishing #ad - But her dashing husband has a secret, one that threatens to tear their marriage—and England—apart. She was taught to obey. As isabella navigates the deadly maelstrom of Edward’s court, her cleverness and grace allow her to subvert Edward’s ill-advised plans and gain influence. Now she has learned to rebel.

When princess isabella is offered as bride to King Edward of England, for her it’s love at first sight. But soon the young queen is faced with an impossible choice, taking a breathtaking gamble that will forever change the course of history. In the tradition of philippa gregory and Elizabeth Chadwick, Isabella is the story of a queen who took control of her destiny—and the throne.

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Harem: the European megaseller: new and revised edition CLASSIC HISTORY Book 2

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#ad - In his personal harem he kept three hundred of the empire’s most beautiful women. But his greatest danger lay not outside the walls - but within. Despite its luxury, his harem was virtually a prison. The characters were so real. Connie b*****discover more colin falconer historical fictionclassic history:book 1: silk roadbook 2: harembook 3: a vain and indecent womanbook 4: cleopatra: daughter of the nilebook 5: aztecbook 6: stigmatabook 7: east indiabook 8: a great love of small proportionisabella: braveheart of france published by lake union20th century stories:book 1: anastasiabook 2: my beautiful spybook 3: sleeping with the enemybook 4: live for methe unkillable kitty o’kane published by lake unionloving libertY LEVINE published by LAKE UNIONCOLIN FALCONER CRIME:VENOMLUCIFER FALLS published by Little, Brown LondonINNOCENCE DIES published by Little, Brown London.

Harem: the European megaseller: new and revised edition CLASSIC HISTORY Book 2 #ad - . Loved this. Suleiman the magnificent ruled an empire of thirty million people; his army conquered all who stood against him; he rebuilt Istanbul in marble and made it one of the greatest cities in the world. For his concubines, the only way to a better life was to find a way into his bed and bear him a son.

But the young sultan gave all his attention to his favorite, Gulbehar. Until one day, when a new arrival from Russia takes fate into her own hands. I couldn’t put this book down!! if you enjoy historical fiction, this is of a time, era and culture that I have not seen frequently written about.

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Stigmata CLASSIC HISTORY Book 6

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Skyview Publishing #ad - To keep her safe from the Inquisition, her family flee into the mountains of the Languedoc and hide her in a Convent. Love ken follett and bernard cornwell?This is epic medieval fiction that you won’t be able to put down from internationally bestselling author Colin Falconer. Loved, loved, loved this novel.

Even philip of vercy hears of her, from far away in Burgundy. It was a turbulent time of heresy, crusades, and the struggles to overcome devastation. Beautifully written in typical Falconer style with plenty of snap and sharpness, and wonderfully researched, I enjoyed every page of this book. His four-year-old son is dying.

Riveting!"- historical novel review1206, toulouse, France: When Fabricia Berenger is struck by lightning in the main square, her troubles are only just beginning. An intricate story with rich characters and an intense plot that proved to be an enthralling read. A touch of catholic mystery, a broken hero who is trying to rebuild his shattered life, and a heroine blessed/cursed with the ability to heal that keeps her in constant turmoil.

Stigmata CLASSIC HISTORY Book 6 #ad - As the languedoc convulses into flame and revolt, Philip and Fabricia fight to survive among unspeakable horror. How far does a man go to save someone he loves?“The story moves along at a cracking pace, the narrative fraught with action and tension at every turn. Stigmata is a powerful tale of religious heresy, crusades, loss and love.

Historical novel societydiscover more colin falconer historical fictionclassic history:book 1: silk roadbook 2: harembook 3: a vain and indecent womanbook 4: cleopatra: daughter of the nilebook 5: aztecbook 6: stigmatabook 7: east indiabook 8: a great love of small proportionisabella: braveheart of france published by lake union20th century stories:book 1: anastasiabook 2: my beautiful spybook 3: sleeping with the enemybook 4: live for methe unkillable kitty o’kane published by lake unionlOVING LIBERTY LEVINE published by LAKE UNIONCOLIN FALCONER CRIME:VENOMLUCIFER FALLS published by Little, Brown LondonINNOCENCE DIES published by Little, Brown London.

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East India CLASSIC HISTORY Book 7

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Skyview Holdings #ad - He weaves his magic with this exciting novel about one of the most horrendous shipwrecks in maritime history, with his gifts at characterization, dialogue and riveting storytelling evident on every page”. There is a complete personality turnaround in some of the survivors of the shipwrecked. Cornelia noorstrandt is a fine lady and a beautiful one, traveling alone on an eight-month voyage to the other side of the world, on a tiny and overcrowded ship at a time when most navigation was done by dead reckoning – guesswork.

They are all sailing into hell. The ships’ rebellion is confounded by shipwreck, on god-forsaken islands near the Great Southland. What could possibly go wrong?what she and the ship’s commander doesn’t know is that there is mutiny fomenting below decks even before the ‘Utrecht’ sets sail. I’ve never read colin falconer before so i had no idea what to expect! Wow!" - Booknerd“EVEN IF GOD FORSAKES YOU, I WILL FIND YOU.

East India CLASSIC HISTORY Book 7 #ad - Amsterdam, 1628. Wow! another amazing piece of historical fiction by Colin Falconer. East india’ is an incredible story of survival that is well worth the read. Discover more colin falconer historical fictionclassic history:book 1: silk roadbook 2: harembook 3: a vain and indecent womanbook 4: cleopatra: daughter of the nilebook 5: aztecbook 6: stigmatabook 7: east indiabook 8: a great love of small proportionisabella: braveheart of france published by lake union20th century stories:book 1: anastasiabook 2: my beautiful spybook 3: sleeping with the enemybook 4: live for methe unkillable kITTY O’KANE published by LAKE UNIONLOVING LIBERTY LEVINE published by LAKE UNIONCOLIN FALCONER CRIME:VENOMLUCIFER FALLS published by Little, Brown LondonINNOCENCE DIES published by Little, Brown London.

This book is based on the actual shipwreck of the Batavia.

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A Great Love of Small Proportion CLASSIC HISTORY Book 8

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Skyview Publishing #ad - Likewise is mercedes who struggles to break through the norms of the era to become an artist by her own right. I fell in love with Diego and his biting sarcasm and propensity to be bluntly honest. Beyond the dungeons of the inquisition, can diego and mercedes cling to true beauty among the ashes of last hope?A story of love, art and genius, to overcome betrayal and torture; even as the Christian cannons are turned towards the heavenly gardens of the Alhambra, perfect for fans of Philippa Gregory and Alison Weir“History and romance combine in this highly entertaining novel.

He sees beauty everywhere, but what beauty will ever look at him?Until one day he is asked to take on a new student. Mercedes goncalvez is the most desired young woman in the city, and her father is rich and powerful. They are so utterly different – but they discover their souls are the same. But these are dangerous days to defy convention.

But for all the beauty in his soul, Diego himself is no oil painting. A medieval romance set in Seville and the last days of the Alhambra from internationally bestselling author, Colin Falconer. Diego sanchis is seville's most famous painter; his glorious art fills every church in the famous city. He is real, loveable, and easy to sympathize with.

A Great Love of Small Proportion CLASSIC HISTORY Book 8 #ad - Another winning novel by colin falconer that is filled with wit and suspense! beautifully rendered and highly recommended!” history and women *****discover more colin falconer historical fictionclassic history:book 1: silk roadbook 2: harembook 3: a vain and indecent womanbook 4: cleopatra: daughter of the nilebook 5: aztecbook 6: stigmatabook 7: east indiabook 8: a great love of small proportionisabella: braveheart of france published by lake union20th century stories:book 1: anastasiabook 2: my beautiful spybook 3: SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMYBook 4: LIVE FOR METHE UNKILLABLE KITTY O’KANE published by LAKE UNIONLOVING LIBERTY LEVINE published by LAKE UNIONCOLIN FALCONER CRIME:VENOMLUCIFER FALLS published by Little, Brown LondonINNOCENCE DIES published by Little, Brown London.

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AZTEC: the story of Cortes and La Malinche CLASSIC HISTORY Book 5

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Skyview Publishing #ad - Get this book. He takes prisoner a young Mayan princess, Malinali. And she shows him how to achieve the impossible – but at what cost?‘aztec’ is a story of impossible odds, unimaginable cruelty, breath-taking courage and ruthless genius, an ADVENTURE THAT STILL RESONATES THROUGHOUT HISTORY. The legendary aztec civilization is here brought to life in blazing color, as the author traces the story of one of the most extraordinary love affairs of history.

While cortes is all but forgotten in the country he conquered, the controversy about Malinali - la Malinche - rages even today; when 'Aztec' was published in Mexico, it spent four months on the bestseller lists. What readers are saying about AZTEC“A fast-paced read, Aztec fascinated me from start to finish.

AZTEC: the story of Cortes and La Malinche CLASSIC HISTORY Book 5 #ad - His work takes the reader through a never-ending labyrinth of twists and turns that grips and entertains. One woman threw the odds in their favour hernan cortes is sent with a handful of men to explore the new lands to the west of Cuba. As with all of colin falconer’s novels, his characters have depth and credibility, moving the story forward through their often unpredictable actions.

What she wanted was – revenge. Their meeting changes the course of Mexican history. She becomes cortes’ lover, devoting herself to the man she believes to be a living god. His orders: go no further than the beach and report back.

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Cleopatra: Daughter of the Nile CLASSIC HISTORY Book 4

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Skyview Publishing #ad - For lovers of classic historical fiction, a sumptuous and enthralling novel about history’s most intriguing queen from internationally bestselling author, Colin Falconer. This is the riveting story of Egypt's last and greatest queen. In falconer’s hands, Cleopatra is a smart, sexy and sassy heroine. Australian womens forum book of the Month“Spectacular historical fiction blazing with intrigue, romance and dramatic action.

Booklist"falconer paints an enthralling fictional portrait of the one of the most powerful and beguiling women of all ages. Margaret flanagan, american library associationdiscover more colin falconer historical fictionclassic history:book 1: silk roadbook 2: harembook 3: a vain and indecent womanbook 4: cleopatra: daughter of the nilebook 5: aztecbook 6: stigmatabook 7: east indiabook 8: a great love of small proportionisabella: braveheart of france published by lake union20th century stories:book 1: anastasiabook 2: my beautiful spybook 3: sleeping with the enemybook 4: live for methe unkillable kitty o’kane published by LAKE UNIONLOVING LIBERTY LEVINE published by LAKE UNIONCOLIN FALCONER CRIME:VENOMLUCIFER FALLS published by Little, Brown LondonINNOCENCE DIES published by Little, Brown London .

Cleopatra: Daughter of the Nile CLASSIC HISTORY Book 4 #ad - Perfect for fans of Margaret George, Colleen McCullough and Wilbur Smith. Cleopatra was originally published in the US as When We Were Gods, and has since been translated into seven languages. But when the tide finally turns against her, she plots a last, spectacular manoeuvre to save her children and her empire.

Her rule is constantly imperilled by court conspiracies and Roman treachery. Creating a vivid portrait of an unforgettable woman who thrived and triumphed in a world ruled by men.

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Silk Road: A haunting story of adventure, romance and courage CLASSIC HISTORY Book 1

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Skyview Publishing #ad - For lovers of epic historical fiction, a novel in the tradition of Shogun, Hawaii and River God. A magisterial tale. Uk daily maila templar knight, on an impossible embassy from the Holy Island to the legendary X’anadu. This is romance and adventure on a breath-taking scale. Josseran sarrazini is chosen to escort the Pope’s emissary to meet Khubilai Khan and make a peace that will turn back the Tatar invasion threatening all Christendom.

To do it he must do what no other christian has done – travel the Silk Road, across the endless deserts of Persia, from Palestine, through the black hurricanes of the Taklimakan, over the Roof of the World to Cathay – China. Death invites at every turn. This is historical fiction that will keep yout turning pages.

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The emissary, a fanatical Dominican priest, hinders every move he makes. The mission: to save Europe from the Mongol horde. The holy land, 1260

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Joan Forgotten Women of History Book 1

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Bailey Books #ad - Joan Forgotten Women of History Book 1 #ad - When joan is married her husband's lust for power knows no bounds. Love, turmoil, and war. This is the story of joan de Geneville, wife to one of England's most infamous traitors: Roger Mortimer. After the death of her father in 1292, Joan becomes one of the greatest English heiresses of her generation. In a time when women are subservient, she is raised by her mother to command.

Educated by her tutors, she becomes a formidable woman in her own right. She is forced to choose between her duty to her King and her loyalty to her husband. Book one of the Forgotten Women of History Series.

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The Girl Who Would Be Queen The Kingdom of Naples Book 1

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ISBN CANADA #ad - Born in a male-dominated world in the passionate south of italy and surrounded by ambitious male cousins with an equal claim to the crown, beauty, Joanna and Maria, and the love of their people to aid them, bound together by their strong love and fierce rivalry, will these sisters be able to maintain control over their kingdom? With only their wits, are prepared to do anything to hold onto their beloved Kingdom.

But can they survive a kidnapping, court intrigues, civil war, and a royal murder from tearing their Kingdom apart? Find the answer in this gripping true story of 14th Century Europe. Start reading the girl who Would Be Queen by multi-award-winning author Jane Ann McLachlan today. Praise for the girl who Would Be Queen:"Absolutely fascinating!" ~D.

The Girl Who Would Be Queen The Kingdom of Naples Book 1 #ad - It's a historical drama, but one leavened with romance, betrayal, first and foremost, greed and discovery. R, campbell, Amazon reader. If you love the historical genre this is a must read. M. 48, amazon reader. Definitely a great read! I want more!" ~Tajuana, Amazon reader. Ruling a kingdom in the 14th Century was no task for a woman.

When robert of naples died in 1342, sixteen-year-old Joanna and her younger sister Maria became the heirs to one of the largest, beautiful, wealthiest and most sophisticated kingdoms in Europe.

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