Early Medieval (to 1337)

The Angel with One Hundred Wings: A Tale from the Arabian Nights

By Daniel Horch - Published 2002

Genres:

FantasyLiterary

Ninth-century Baghdad may be called “the City of Peace,” but it’s still a hotbed of intrigue and danger, as the Sultan’s ...Read Review

The Jester

By Andrew Gross - By James Patterson - Published 2003

Genres:

Adventure

Looking for a fun romp through the Middle Ages? Then this book is for you. Looking for verisimilitude? You might want to pass. ...Read Review

The Widow of Jerusalem

By Alan Gordon - Published 2003

Genres:

AdventureMystery/Crime

The jester Theophilos, aka Feste the Fool, is back in full form in this sequel to A Death in the Venetian Quarter. In 1204, ...Read Review

Heresy

By Sharan Newman - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

As the installments have progressed – this is the eighth such one – Newman has focused more intensely upon the discord within Christian ranks and ...Read Review

Dream Weaver

By Penina Keen Spinka - Published 2003

Genres:

Epic

This is the second book in a series, the first entitled Picture Maker. It might help to have read the first one, which ...Read Review

Devil’s Bargain

By Judith Tarr - Published 2002

Genres:

FantasySaga

It is 1191. Richard the Lionheart is on his crusade to capture Jerusalem and the Holy Land. His arch-enemy, Saladin, uses every scheme to ...Read Review

Night Blooming

By Chelsea Quinn Yarbro - Published 2002

Genres:

AdventureFantasy

Vampire Hiernom Rakoczy de Santus Germainius fits easily into human society. Having observed history for nearly 3,000 years, Rakoczy is renowned for his knowledge ...Read Review

Four for a Boy

By Eric Mayer - By Mary Reed - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This fourth in the authors’ John the Eunuch series is a prequel to the other three. Set in Constantinople in 525 AD, we are ...Read Review

This Dangerous Magic

By Jayel Wylie - Published 2002

Genres:

FantasyRomance

If you were beautiful, twenty, and had the favor of Queen Eleanor and the eye of King Henry II, you might resent being ...Read Review

A Draught for a Dead Man

By Caroline Roe - Published 2002

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Caroline Roe sets her medieval mystery in a locale other than England and makes its main character unique in both ethnicity and disability. ...Read Review