Medieval

The Medieval period is subdivided into the Early (c. 476-1000), the High (c. 1001-1300), and the Late (c. 1301–1500) Middle Ages.
Historical fiction novels set within this time-frame in Europe are labelled medieval.

Medieval Europe offers the historical backdrop of the grandeur of medieval royalty contrasted with the stark struggle for survival of the common folk. Medieval historical fiction features, among others, conflicts between Christianity and the remnants of paganism, the open warfare of the Crusades, the medieval Celts, Anglo-Saxon and Norman England, the Wars of the Roses, the Vikings a
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    Release date: May 31, 2015
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  • Maelyn by Anita Valle
    Maelyn (The Nine Princesses Novellas, #1)
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    The Buried Giant
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    Shadow Scale (Seraphina, #2)
    Half a King (Shattered Sea, #1)
    Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1)
    Bring Up the Bodies (Thomas Cromwell, #2)
    Bitterblue (Graceling Realm, #3)
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    How was she created? I'm not sure if you realize this, but it was in God's image. How can anybody dare to speak ill of something which bears such a noble imprint?
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