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The tower of fools —Sapkowski, Andrzej, author.

"Reinmar of Bielawa, sometimes known as Reynevan, is a healer, a magician, and according to some, a charlatan. When a thoughtless indiscretion forces him to flee his home, he finds himself pursued not only by brothers be...

Candide, or, Optimism —Voltaire, 1694-1778.

In this witty political satire, a gentle man plagued by misfortune who clings to the belief that "all is for the best", Voltaire mocks the "eternal optimist" philosophy of his day that proclaimed human and natural disast...

Incantation —Hoffman, Alice.

During the Spanish Inquisition, sixteen-year-old Estrella, brought up a Catholic, discovers her family's true Jewish identity, and when their secret is betrayed by Estrella's best friend, the consequences are tragic.

The passion of Dolssa : a novel —Berry, Julie, 1974- author.

In mid-thirteenth century Provence, Dolssa de Stigata is a fervently religious girl who feels the call to preach, condemned by the Inquisition as an "unnatural woman," and hunted by the Dominican Friar Lucien who fears a...

The pagan night —Akers, Tim, 1972- author.

Malcolm Blakley, hero of Reaver War, seeks to end the conflict between men, yet it will fall to his son, Ian, and the huntress Gwen Adair to stop the killing before it tears the land apart.

The good men : a novel of heresy —Craig, Charmaine.

Based on a historical document containing the startling testimony of a young woman tried by the Inquisition in 1320, the gripping story of religious persecution and three generations of neighbours turned against each oth...

The burning time —Matas, Carol, 1949-

After her father's sudden death, fourteen-year-old Rose Rives finds that sixteenth-century France is a dangerous place for women, when some greedy, vindictive men charge her mother and others with being witches.

The debt of Tamar : a novel —Dweck, Nicole.

"Four hundred years before Oskar Schindler there was Suleiman the Magnificent, an Ottoman sultan who rescued thousands of Jews from the Inquisition. Inspired by this amazing moment in history, Nicole Dweck has imagined a...

Those who go by night : a novel —Gaddes, Andrew, author.

"England, 1324--a land rife with superstition and gripped by fear of the Church's holy wrath. When a beggar is murdered in the quiet village of Bottesford, his body draped across the altar of St. Mary's church in a perve...

The day of atonement a novel —Liss, David, 1966-
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2014

Returning to mid-eighteenth-century Lisbon to avenge the death of his father, Sebastian Foxx, the protégé of bounty hunter Benjamin Weaver, stealthily collects funds and identifies friends and allies among Inquisition ...

The tower of fools —Sapkowski, Andrzej, author.
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2020
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Reinmar of Bielawa, sometimes known as Reynevan, is a doctor, a magician and, according to some, a charlatan. And when a thoughtless indiscretion finds him caught in the crosshairs of powerful noble family, he is forced ...

States of grace : a novel of Saint-Germain —Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn, 1942-

When his beloved mentor and lover are threatened by unscrupulous forces, the vampire Santo-Germano finds his attempts to save them compromised by the loss of his fortune, a kidnapping accusation, and a spy who has discov...

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