15th Century

Medici: Supremacy

By Matteo Struckul - By Richard McKenna (trans.) - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Florence, 1469. Lorenzo de Medici has become the head of the family and de facto ruler of Florence. Life is never simple in the ...Read Review

The Poetry of Secrets

By Cambria Gordon - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In 1481 Trujillo, Spain, sixteen-year-old Isabel is an unusual girl. Not only can she read and write, but she also sneaks out at night ...Read Review

Katharina – Fortitude

By Margaret Skea - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This is a truly heart-warming story of a woman’s life as she marries and raises a family in Wittenberg, Saxony. The story ...Read Review

Daughter of the White Rose

By Diane Zahler - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

This is a middle-grade tale based on true events that took place in England between 1470 and 1485. It is a fictional take on the ...Read Review

The Tower of Fools (Hussite Trilogy, 1)

By Andrzej Sapkowski - By David A. French (trans.) - Published 2020

Genres:

Historical Fantasy

This is the first book of a fantasy/historical trilogy set in Silesia during the 15th century when the followers of early Protestant ...Read Review

The Crollalanzas

By Jayne Fresina - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

In Renaissance Venice, the Crollalanzas, a mother and her three daughters, are herbalists and midwives. Viola, the eldest twin, paints portraits on commission. ...Read Review

A Ceiling Made of Eggshells

By Gail Carson Levine - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Loma loves taking care of her young nieces and nephews—her “littles.” More than anything else, she wants to be a Mamá with ...Read Review

The Colour of Shadows (Sebastian Foxley Medieval Mystery)

By Toni Mount - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A young white-haired boy is found dead in the workshop behind Sebastian Foxley’s home and scrivener’s establishment in 1479 London. Days later ...Read Review

Divine Heretic

By Jaime Lee Moyer - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

I have a confession to make; I’ve always hated the mealy-mouthed Joan of Arc of legend, the Maid of Orleans who was ...Read Review

The Beauty and the Terror: The Italian Renaissance and the Rise of the West

By Catherine Fletcher - Published 2020

Genres:

Nonfiction

The Beauty and the Terror captures, in increments of topical chapters, a place and time whose global influence—economic, religious, political, and artistic—...Read Review

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