15th Century

I, Jacqueline

By Hilda Lewis - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

  I, Jacqueline is the story of Countess Jacqueline of Bavaria, daughter of Count William VI and sole heir to the throne of ...Read Review

Figures in Silk

By Vanora Bennett - Published 2009

Genres:

Saga

  Using the point-of-view of a female silk merchant of London, Vanora Bennett, in Figures of Silk, gives readers a unique perspective of ...Read Review

The Road to Bosworth Field

By Trevor Royle - Published 2008Published 2009

Genres:

Nonfiction

The Wars of the Roses always confused me. So many people, with so many variations of their names, all killing each other. Rarely ...Read Review

Blood Royal

By Vanora Bennett - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This first in a series is the story of Catherine de Valois, daughter of Charles, King of France. Brought up with her younger ...Read Review

The Book of Unholy Mischief

By Elle Newmark - Published 2008Published 2009

Genres:

Thriller

In her highly anticipated debut, Elle Newmark faces a daunting task: produce a novel that lives up to the hype surrounding its phenomenal ...Read Review

Portrait of a Lady

By Diane A.S. Stuckart - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

The year is 1483, and Leonardo da Vinci and his apprentice Dino are asked by Ludovico Sforza, the Duke of Milan, to investigate the ...Read Review

The King’s Daughter

By Sandra Worth - Published 2008

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Sandra Worth deftly illuminates the violent and messy political complexities of 15th-century England through the eyes of Elizabeth of York, the wife of ...Read Review

Agincourt

By Bernard Cornwell - Published 2008 (UK)Published 2009 (US)

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Agincourt is a stunning ride through the battle best known from Shakespeare’s Henry V. Through the eyes of archer Nicholas Hook, I ...Read Review

A Secret Alchemy

By Emma Darwin - Published 2008 (UK)Published 2009 (US)

Genres:

Literary

A Secret Alchemy is a book of three parts and three voices. First there is Una Pryor, brought up, after the death of ...Read Review

The Miracles of Prato

By Laura Morowitz - By Laurie Albanese - Published 2009

Genres:

Romance

Set in 15th-century Italy, The Miracles of Prato relates the fictionalized story of the scandalous romance between real-life Renaissance painter and Carmelite monk ...Read Review