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Aphrodite's Curse: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Aphrodite’s Curse is about a dynasty’s fall from grace, unrequited love and retribution.
Jar Baby
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
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The creepy tale of a ghoulish baby by Lori R. Lopez. This short story ties in ancient history with modern horror as a museum's mummies rise up for a night of terror and fun at a museum.
Mesopotamia - The Healer, the Slave and the Prince
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Price: Free! Words: 47,980. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The healer and his apprentice slave of 3000 BC live in an old and sweet Shechrezada-like legend. Their lives hang by a thread as they struggle to exorcise a demon out of the possessed Sumerian prince's body.The craft of healing helps them navigate the murky waters of the courts of the kings of Uruk and the gods of the underworld, and influence the fate of the prince, the deamon, and themselves.
Seditio
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Drafted into the Roman army and forced to campaign in northern Britain against their will, German warriors of the Usipi tribe are driven to mutiny.
Mapmaker
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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A border town in Ancient China is a perilous place—especially for a desolate girl with no father. So, when Cricket bumps into an administrator’s wife with a bag full of copper coins, she eagerly agrees to deliver her firewood. But why does the woman need firewood in the summer? And why do soldiers stop and question them? Does it have anything to do with the raid at Xitang last Spring?
Amarna Book I: Book of Ida
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Series: Amarna, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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The last living male descendant of the Amarna line, Pharaoh Tutankhamun, has died suddenly under mysterious circumstances. His wife, Queen Ankhesenamen, is left without a male heir. The ambitious vipers Ay and Horemheb are nipping at her heels in their bid to seize power. Queen Ankhe has but one hope to maintain her hold on the throne - an alliance with the Hittites.
Ghost Walkers of the Western Desert
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
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What happens when a lost remnant of the ancient Egyptians rescues a downed pilot? What treasures and adventures are revealed? Duty demands a return to base to face the music for losing his aircraft. Maybe Maat does not exist - but it could. Come see what it might reveal if we ever find Pharaoh's lost colony. And see how Divine Providence can make something good out of what was intended to be evil
Camelthorn Giants: Explore
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Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a historic novel about Coenraad de Buys and his quest to find the African cities of gold.
Two Horizons
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Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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Great Pyramid, rival priests, romance with a harem (perhaps royal) woman, and jealous Queen prey on God-king Khufu. In parallel to Khufu’s labors, Mehi labors to absolve his family’s crime by self-sacrifice as a pyramid worker. The crime also burdens his love for An-khi, a governor’s daughter who aspires to be governor herself. Will Mehi save Khufu from his enemies, including Mehi’s own brother?
The Sand God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is a historical fiction novel of a crisis period in Pharaonic Egypt. The book depicts the struggle to expel the invaders and the difficulty of trusting a new god whose promises are too good to be true, but also too vague to be trusted. Hori did not mean to serve a new god. He wanted a little attention,through his lies he ended in a terrible situation. The events he unleashes are uncontrollable.
Zachary, Walking in the Path of Jesus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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Zachary's life is changed on his first encounter with Christ as a Child. He would go on to live a intertwining life as he and Christ cross path till the Crucifixion.
Kediak of the Biainili
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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The year is 10,000. There are some communities near consistent sources of food and water, fishing villages mainly. Most humans live in highly mobile communities. Life is hard, but people work together to survive in their world of ice and sand. Food, tools, and services are often communal. Orphaned and left to his own wits at the age of twelve, Kediak does not belong to anyone or anything.
The Only Good Roman Returns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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Part 2 in The Only Good Roman - The Story of Lia and Darius Is the love between Lia and Darius strong enough to withstand the ultimate test? Find out in The Only Good Roman Returns. (Recommended after reading Part 1)
The White Rider (The Poison Lotus Book Four)
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Price: Free! Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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In Ancient Japan, while the nobles are getting ready for the biggest war in the island’s history, a young man enters the Capital and goes head to head against the corruption of the Yakuza.
Amarna Book II: Book of Hawara
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Series: Amarna, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
King Mursili II’s only hope to restore his own Hittite Kingdom to greatness is to restore the Amarna line to power in Egypt, to atone for the sins of his father. Yet, with those closest to him being sacrificed in the process and the tide continuing to rise against them, how far is King Mursili prepared to go to see the prophecy fulfilled?
Journey From The East
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
Get ready for a Kung Fu Christmas! Bing, the warrior farmer, is summoned to the Royal court. The Chief Astronomer is missing and Bing needs to find him. From the Eastern edge of the Kingdom he finds himself on an adventure, following a star, fighting for his life and seeking a powerful King.
The Only Good Roman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A naive young woman is caught up in the schemes of a charming Roman soldier and his egotistical commander. (Book 1 of 2)
By Blood Spilt- Steele's Dien Bien Phu.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,330. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A Knight Templar in the Holy Land, discovers the Ark of the Covenant. Cursed to an eternity of military servitude. Centuries later Steele is fighting in the French Foreign Legion at the battle of Dien Bien Phu. Amidst the horrors of war, Steele must keep the location of the Ark secret while fighting a formidable foe and the Brotherhood.
The Republican Coin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: Australian English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In the dying days of the Roman republic, Marcus drops a coin on the ramparts of a hill fort in south west Britannia. Why is he there 80 years before Britannia is invaded by the troops of the Emperor Claudius? In 1966 the coin is found by Lynette, volunteering on a dig in her summer holidays. The coin could rewrite the history of Britain but, for Lynette, it holds memories she’d rather forget.
The Father
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,980. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
264BC. Rome has completed her conquest of the Italian Peninsula and stands eyeball to eyeball with the ancient trading empire of Carthage. One man stands between Rome and her goal of world domination: Hamilcar Barca, father of the most famous Carthaginian General, Hannibal. This is the story of the Barca family’s pivotal role in the First Punic War and the events which flow from it.