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Farouk's Fancies - Book 4 of Meredith Pink's Adventures in Egypt
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Merry and Adam are now the proud owners of a restored Victorian dahabeeyah moored on the banks of the Nile in Luxor. Their plan is to offer luxury Nile cruises to discerning travellers. But the tourist trade is slow after the Arab Spring. So they jump at the chance to play host to Ben Hunter, in Egypt to solve a the mystery of whether key Old Testament figures were actually Egyptian pharaohs.
Quintus Saturnus The Time of Five Emperors
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Amidst the chaos of Rome's civil wars, Quintus Saturnus the mason works hard to produce busts for the Imperial Cult. But constant regime change makes getting paid difficult. Inspired by Robert Grave’s I Claudius and Gore Vidal’s Julian, this is an account of how one man negotiated the anarchy of 68-69AD - the Time of Five Emperors.
Hatshepsut's Hideaway - Book 3 of Meredith Pink's Adventures in Egypt
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 84,470. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Merry and Adam have discovered "precious jewels" from Egypt's ancient past. But these are troubled times in Egypt so they must be cautious of making rash announcements. Luckily, there's still plenty to occupy them. A granite stele covered in ancient hieroglyphics and a hidden rock-cut sanctuary are just two of the clues suggesting a solution may be in reach to one of Egypt's perplexing mysteries.
The Cursed Ground 1 - The Child-Stealers
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Series: Edhai. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,660. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A band of fierce raiders invades a peaceful agricultural community called the Till, carrying off a young girl. Her brother Boon takes off in pursuit, accompanied by a small force of loyal companions. They must traverse the wilderness landscape of a long-gone era, when the world was new and violence was rare, but when dark times were encroaching on the world.
The Revealer of Secrets
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Series: The Captivity Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book 3 in the Captivity Series finds Daniel and his friends serving the King of Babylon in his palace. The king can't sleep and Daniel has the soluntion...he interprets the king's distrubing dream endearing himself and his friends to the ruler. Daniel's new life begins now as one of the king's magi, a young man coming into his power and authority, but he gives the glory to his God.
Liam, An Irish Historical Saga
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Liam, a young boy grows up in Connemara at the time of the Great Famine, 1840's. He and his family suffer great deprivation and want. The land is held by the English. Love and marriage promise happiness. Risking deportation or being shot, he poaches game and steals to keep his family alive. The potato blight removes any hope of survival. Emigration and the New World beckon him.
Tutankhamun's Triumph - Book 2 of Meredith Pink's Adventures in Egypt
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Merry has just made the most momentous discovery in Egypt since Howard Carter's opening of Tutankhamun's tomb. The trouble is, she can't admit to it without linking herself to the dead body that's turned up inconveniently in the Valley of the Kings. With plenty of other things to distract her, Merry once more teams up with the dashing Adam Tennyson to unlock a thrilling secret from Egypt's past.
The Writer - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In Ancient Rome, a young writer decides to publish a story that will change the world.
The Granite Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sworn to uphold his Emperor's orders, General Marcus Alexius must obey an Imperial command his conscious is rebelling against. Sianna Cynara, is the Princess of Dacia who has been forced to endure the treachery of Rome, finds her life balanced on the blade of the Emperor's sword. Thrust together by elements out of their control - The Granite Rose.
Pharaoh of the Sun: Akhenaten and the Culture of Love
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Pharaoh of the Sun novelizes the religious/cultural revolution of Akhenaten and Nefetiti, a mystery that has long puzzled historians. Akhenaten was like a 1960s counterculture peace/love rebel, only he lived during the 1340s BC and he was the ruler. This is no dry historical treatise but a fascinating story you won't want to put down, filled with romance, intrique, conflict, and wisdom.
Los enamorados en el estanque de los nenúfares
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Price: Free! Words: 22,000. Language: Spanish. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
LOS ENAMORADOS EN EL ESTANQUE DE LOS NENÚFARES es la primera de una saga de novelas centradas en la mujer en el antiguo Egipto, en la moda y costumbres y la situación de las féminas en la antigüedad.
Il Matematico che sfidò Roma - Versione integrale
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Price: $6.79 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: Italian. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Narrando della sfida che oppose Roma a Cartagine, la Storia tende a trascurare il ruolo di una terza città, prospera almeno quanto l’Urbe, forse persino superiore per retaggio e cultura. Si tratta di Siracusa, perla della Magna Grecia, faro di civiltà e potenza militare che si ritrovò – purtroppo per lei – alleata di Annibale nel momento sbagliato. Una scelta che Roma non perdonò.
The Legacy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Legacy contains three short stories: Stolen, Lost and Restored.
Lost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,140. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An odd circumstance surrounds the birth of Rose Fletcher. The blessed event occurred two thousand years ago. When Rose meets Eleanor Griffin, she doesn't know the Englishwoman shares a similar problem, but events following a school field trip force them to decide their futures.
The Horus Plot
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
1440 BC - Ten-year-old Mehmet dreams of being a charioteer in Thutmosis III's army, but lately he has gained a reputation as a thief. When a Canaanite forces him to steal a scroll, one that would allow the Asiatics to lay false claim to the Horus throne, Mehmet is caught. The Canaanite flees and now Mehmet will face punishment alone...Unless he can help the king find the elusive Canaanite.
Eskkar & Bracca: Rogue Warriors - 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In this escapade, Eskkar and Bracca have their horses stolen by a band of bandits, and have to flee for their lives. They decide to chase after the thieves, and discover that the brigands are far more cunning than the two companions expected. This time they will have to outthink and outfight the bandits just to stay alive.
El ídolo
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,380. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tras largos años de ausencia, Xoán regresa a su pueblo natal, en la costa de Galicia, para asistir al funeral de su padre. En la antigua casa donde transcurrió su infancia no solo encontrará recuerdos sino también una extraña estatuilla. Con la ayuda de Astrid, investigadora arqueológica apasionada por las civilizaciones perdidas, se adentrará en una búsqueda donde no hay marcha atrás.
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 1: Merenptah
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,560. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The northern tribes rebelled and joined forces with the Sea Peoples, invading from the north; while in the south the king's eldest son, angered at being passed over in favour of the younger son, plotted to rid himself of his father and brother. An ageing king takes to the field to fight for the House of Ramesses.
Iphigenia
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Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Agamemnon, elected leader of the Greek expedition against Troy, must submit to an angry godess’s demand for human sacrifice or face rebellion from the assembled army.
Ariston: A Stranger's Promise
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Price: Free! Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Stranger’s Promise is a heart-pounding thrill ride, that follows Ariston, a gladiator with a mysterious past who fights for his life in and out of the arena. This is the first installment of the serial series and runs roughly fifty pages. Equal length installments will be released monthly to continue the adventure.