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To Crown a Caesar (The Praetorian Series - Book II)
By Edward Crichton
Series: The Praetorian, II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,250. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Five years have passed since former Navy SEAL Jacob Hunter first brought his team of Special Forces operators back in time to the days of Ancient Rome. On the run ever since, as both hunters and prey, their lives are spent in constant pursuit by agents of the Empress Agrippina. But History is finally on their side as they concoct a risky plan to repair the timeline and find their way home.
The Curse of Troy: Helen's Story
By Luciana Cavallaro
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Helen of Troy! The most beautiful woman in the world. Her face launched a thousand ships. Betrayal, greed and power unfold in this compelling Greek tragedy.
A Goddess' Curse: Hera's Story
By Luciana Cavallaro
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Hera, Queen of the Gods, is the most powerful goddess on Mount Olympos. Beautiful, sensual, and merciless, she is a goddess renowned for her jealous rages and for inflicting horrors on hapless victims. She’s the protector of women, virtue, family and marriage yet her husband, Zeus, has had countless affairs. She puts up with it. Why? Is she really malicious or a product of circumstance?
Wise Men
By Lonon Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Khefren is ordered to shadow a mysterious African on his way to Roman Palestine. They join a caravan of well armed emissaries from Rome’s hated Parthian Empire rivals to the east. Old prophecies have the local Roman ruler worried ... and Khefren becomes all that stands between a young Jewish girl (pregnant she claims with her people’s messiah) and the mad ruler who wants her dead
The Ephesus Scroll
By Ben Chenoweth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 93 AD, a young man is entrusted with a scroll to read in seven churches in Asia Minor. However, the scroll sparks rebellion wherever he goes and the Roman authorities attempt to track him down. In 2005 AD, a young Russian couple from St. Petersburg come across an ancient scroll. It appears to be an early copy of the book of Revelation. Has it come to light at this very time for a reason?
The Tale of the Tides
By K. Writerly
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
The sea may play upon distant shores so long as it obeys its master's commands.
Jars of Clay
By Lee Strauss
Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00 from 1 review)
A novella - 23K. JARS OF CLAY (volume 1) + BROKEN VESSELS (volume 2) = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome *Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
Interloper's Folly
By Steven Carr
Price: Free! Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the Roman legions begin their withdrawal from Britannia, one of the few remaining front line Limitanei garrisons at Gariannonum awaits evacuation while holding off a ferocious Saxon attack. Will a Roman fleet arrive in time to save their brothers’ lives, or are they fated to die in a backwater province so far from home – mere footnotes of a doomed empires that has entered its twilight years?
Trust
By Heather Hellinger
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when a mortal woman falls in love with a god? Based on the myth of Cupid and Psyche, a short story about desire, deception, and the doubt that lives in dark places.
Before Atlantis
By Skot David Wilson
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the time before Atlantis, the foundation of civilization in the Isle of Olympia in the Atlantic.
The Minotaur Medallion
By Bill K. Underwood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
0.5 star(4.60 from 5 reviews)
30 years after Jesus' death, the apostle Paul was taken in chains aboard a ship bound for Rome. It never arrived. 2000 years later, amateur archaeologist David Connor is on Malta looking for evidence of the lost ship, with the help of smart - and lovely - professor of ancient history, Caroline. But as the artifacts become more intriguing, so does the evidence that someone is trying to kill him.
Crossing the Rubicon: A Tale of Julius Caesar
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.
Medusa
By K. Writerly
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(4.00 from 1 review)
Gorgons are not born. They are made.
Crime Against the Goddess
By Steven W. White
Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Great Library of Alexandria, 246 BC. To save the greatest city in the world, the royal astronomer must solve a very unusual crime. An illustrated short historical mystery, based on historical figures and actual events.
Broken Vessels (volume 2 of Jars of Clay)
By Lee Strauss
Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Other
(4.00 from 1 review)
A novella - 33k. Jars of Clay + Broken Vessels = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome. Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
Fancied to Death
By Marianne McAllister
Price: Free! Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dead body, art so bad it’s a crime, and a hangover that just might kill him. Quintus Valerius Drusus is on the case in Imperial Rome with the help of Marcus Clodius of the vigiles, and more amphorae of Falernian than he can handle.This is the first in a series of mystery shorts featuring Quintus Valerius Drusus, enthusiastic lover of wine, women, and song. He also investigates things.
By Blood or By Bond
By Hazel B. West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,240. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(3.00 from 1 review)
Caolan, the son of a Celtic chieftain and Viggo, a centurion from the Roman army are thrown together in poor circumstances by the deaths of Caolan's father and Viggo's son. Can they look past their differences and hatred of each other to find what they have lost: a father and a son?