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The Gladiator's Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Orphaned and enslaved, kept for the pleasure of Rome's fiercest warriors, Celeste will soon learn that not every gladiator is a beast--and love can indeed set one free.
The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
Crossing the Rubicon: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.
Perchance to Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A man dies content knowing he’s lived the life of a true Englishman. When he finds his trials are far from over, he has to question whether it was all a waste of effort.
Bias and the Adulterous Daughter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In ancient Ionia, there are no private detectives. However Bias, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios in Priene, has been asked to solve a private mystery. Kreton, the patriarch of the neighboring estate, suspects his daughter-in-law of carrying on with someone other than her husband. Bias must find out in this short story sequel to Murder at the Festival of Apaturia.
When I Come Again
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Becan, returning home after four years of trading with the Romans, looks forward to meeting his sweetheart and to their marriage. He knows she will be waiting for him. He's sent her messages every year and is certain that she has kept her word and waited for him. But there have been other things happening he doesn't know about. So will Laila the Fair be there for Becan?
Before Atlantis
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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.
Trust
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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 the Legend
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
On the quiet island, amidst the looming Roman Empire, Troy, the youngest son of the King has always known his little world to be safe. But one nightmare gives him a disturbing glimpse of losing his parents forever. He wakes up only to realize he may have lost something else_ his parent’s love and affection. In 3 days everything he thought he knew is about to change when tragedy rocks the island.
Fancied to Death
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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.
The Seven Sorrows of Mary
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The angel had promised her that her son would become ruler in Judea . . . but instead he became a traveling preacher. Now she feared that she was losing his love. This is a portrayal of the most famous mother and son relationship in history in a new but all too familiar light.
格斗士的抉择
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
怀着建功立业和探索冒险的理想,埃里克和他的朋友们加入了战无不胜的迦太基军队。不幸的是,战局发生了统帅汉尼拔都没预料的逆转,埃里克和朋友们落到了罗马人的手里,并被逼迫走上血腥的格斗士不归之路。前方等待埃里克的是什么?埃里克能够在朋友的帮助下活下来么?
A Gladiator's Dilemma
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Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Eric and his friends joined the Carthaginian Army for glory and adventure, but when a disastrous turn of events Hannibal Barca himself failed to foresee occurred, they were captured and forced into the harsh and bloody shoes of Gladiators. Can Eric lean on his friends's shoulders to survive what lies ahead?
Encounter on the Caelian Hill
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The gladiators of General Marius' revolutionary army run rampant through the streets of Rome, slaughtering the supporters of Sulla. Is this the end of the reign of law and order, or will one of the rebels put a stop to the bloodshed?
Boxed in a Curse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
She was created by the gods as a gift to humanity. Then there was the urn. Pandora, the first woman on Earth, was endowed with many gifts: beauty, intelligence, domesticity, and curiosity. She was at once lover, sympathiser and nurturer.
Orion the Hunter #3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
To tempt the Fates is one thing. To out and out steal from them is sheer lunacy. Yet Orion must pit his destiny against some of the fiercest and most dangerous forces Olympus has to offer. As he peels away another veil of the gods' deceit, Orion is forced to walk the precipice between myth and mystery only to find himself at the very mouth of Hades.
A Goddess' Curse: Hera's Story
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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?