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Marius' Mules VII: The Great Revolt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
The pieces are in place. After months of clandestine organisation, Vercingetorix, backed by the druids and leading an army of rebellious tribes, is ready to make his first moves towards independence for his people and the annihilation of Rome's presence in Gaul. Fronto and his friends are heading for a clash of armies the likes of which the north has never seen... at Alesia
Daughter of The Sun
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 206,360. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many queens have governed Egypt as pharaohs, but only Hatchepsut seized the crown as king. With support from her confidant and lover, Senenmut, she overcame many challenges. But betrayal, loss and tragedy were constant companions. Her greatest fear was that her name would be forgotten: the final death. Daughter of the Sun, a fictional account of this remarkable woman, assures her name lives on.
Castaway Island
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 298,190. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Bob had just buried his wife, Jennifer after a long illness. They all knew it was coming but it didn't make it any easier. Jen's daughter, Jayna, and her baby sister, Makenna, decided they all needed to celebrate her life by doing something just as crazy as things Jennifer had done during her last year. Castaway Island is where they ended up. Over a million light years away.
I, Claudia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,030. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The story of Claudia Procula, wife of Pontius Pilate, from her childhood in Rome to the turbulent aftermath of his removal as the Judean governor.
India Treasures: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through the Ages
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 267,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In this monumental work covering the sweep of Indian history, a search through a maze-like fortress for a Maharaja's legendary treasure weaves together tales of danger and romance, and of spiritual and artistic triumphs. "Worthington has wonderfully captured the mystique and adventure-soaked atmosphere of Rajasthan, with its golden forts and the awe-inspiring desert." --The Statesman, New Delhi
The God of Mists and Shrouds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
An orphaned Hebrew princess disguises herself as an exiled peasant. A Babylonian slave chooses between the courage that could save her and despair over the love she has lost. A sorceress discovers the truth behind the origins of her dark power. The consequences of the masters they choose will reverberate through generations.
The Valkyries Book 1: Choosers of the Slain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,770. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Brynhild, a young girl of the tribe of the Angles, fated to die in the Spring Thaw ritual, skirts death, only to be marked as warriormaiden to ride with Odin. Suffering the trials and tribulations of that harsh life, can she, a female, claim glory and freedom only at the expense of denying her womanhood, or will she embrace what she's always denied - the Vanir of Earth and the Wheel of Life?
Marius' Mules V: Hades' Gate
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,470. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
54bc. As tensions build in Gaul and the druids manoeuvre the tribes towards general rebellion, Priscus and the diminishing senior staff of Caesar's army prepare to return to Britannia, this time with a vast army and a will to crush the tribes of that mysterious island.
Marius' Mules IV: Conspiracy of Eagles
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,440. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
55BC and Caesar's army gathers in the north of Gaul, preparing to drive invading Germanic peoples from Gaul and to traverse the dangerous northern ocean bringing punishment to the tribes of Britannia for their assistance of Gaulish rebels.
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
The Fate of an Emperor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
My name is Zabdas: a brother, protector, soldier and sacrifice. I am a defender of Syria. I shall tell you the story of my beloved Zenobia: fearless woman, determined wife, Warrior Queen of Palmyra … Praise for The Rise of Zenobia (Overlord I) “Full of passion, intrigue and drama it draws the reader in and holds them to the very last page.” Douglas Jackson, author of Caligula
Elephant Driver: A Tale of Adventure and Romance in Ancient India
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Life changes forever for Jimuta, a farm boy in ancient India, when he unexpectedly becomes the driver and companion of the huge war elephant Rudra. Jimuta’s courage and skills are challenged to the utmost when he is caught up in spying, danger, and romance after traveling with Rudra to the court of the great emperor Ashoka.
Mila's Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Mila’s Tale” is midrash—the retelling of a Biblical passage. Half of it is a new Laurie King short story; the other half is the author’s commentary on the text (“Jephthah’s Daughter” of Judges 11) and her suggestions for further reading. This is the first in Laurie King’s proposed Ladies of Spirit project, a collection of Modern Midrashes accompanied by her analysis and reflections.
Liberty
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When a plot to overthrow Caesar ensnares Rhyddes and Aquila as pawns in the dark design, Aquila must choose between the Celtic slave who has won his heart and the empire to which they both owe allegiance. Trusting no man and knowing the opposite of obedience is death, Rhyddes must embrace her arena name—and the love of a man willing to sacrifice everything to forge a future with her.
The Journey of Mary / Ma Li
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 189,650. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Dreams Publishing Company. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Mary is inhabited by the spirit of an ancient warrior priestess named Ma Li. Mary’s unusual upbringing has led to a life of danger, which climaxes when Ma Li’s spirit comes forth. Together they need to find artifacts of power that are crucial to their existence. In their quest to find these objects they encounter demons that want the magical items for their own purposes.
Wolfsblood
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alexandrus, a newly promoted Roman Centurion is sent to a posting in Northern Britain to whip the wayward soldiers there into shape, only to find that they are not all they seem and he's soon dragged into a world of shape shifters, Druid curses and Roman politics.
The Cross Maker
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Price: $7.19 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Beverley Boissery. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
First century Palestine is a hotbed of political, cultural and religious intrigue. Nazareth carpenter, Caleb ben Samson, and Roman Centurion Sestus Aurelius both want peace. Can the power of the cross and an unlikely partnership accomplish what nothing else has done? Caleb’s friend, Yeshi may be the hidden key in a land longing for hope.
The Collected Short Stories of Kediak
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Lions, kukanku, and bears oh my! Follow the ice age trader/adventurer Kediak as he travels around the Middle Lands and encounters a legendary hunter, unique species, and cannibals, all with a backdrop of prehistoric cultures and the bitter extremes of the ice age.
The Scroll
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Scroll draws from a real archaeological find – the divorce document of a woman named Miriam, issued at Masada. The tale spans three generations, beginning on Masada’s final, horrific day. It characters must choose between nation and family, and finally, between life and death. Will Miriam’s descendants learn the lessons of her life, or will enemies - within and without - rob it from them?