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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Las laderas del Parnés
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,760. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2014 by Pilar Remartínez. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Descubre a través de las aventuras de Andrón el nacimiento de la democracia en la Atenas de finales del siglo VI a.C. Andrón luchará junto a Darío, rey de Persia ,contra los escitas, se enfrentará a Hipias, tirano de Atenas y se las verá con el malvado Cleómenes, rey de Esparta
Viento del este
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2014 by Pilar Remartínez. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
El imperio persa, el imperio más grande del momento, fija sus ojos en los belicosos pueblos griegos. Mientras, estos, ajenos a todo peligro continúan con sus conflictos. Cleómenes de Esparta quiere someter a Atenas a su dominio. Pero Atenas tiene otros planes… En este libro se agrupan: "Las laderas del Parnés","La Morada de Tántalo" y Camino de Maratón", ¡Tres libros en uno!
Nicodemus: Search for Messiah
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Nicodemus had waited his whole life for Messiah to come and free Israel, as the prophets had promised for so many years. What will it mean for Nicodemus and his wife, Deborah, if this man really is Israel's Savior? Will the Nazarene be able to escape the High Priest's murderous plan? And when that plan forces Nicodemus to make a horrible choice, what will he choose?
Omphalos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
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.
Quintus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Pro Ecclesia Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This book, based on historical facts, relates what happened in Rome in the summer of 64AD. We meet Quintus, a typical Roman boy, who through a number of ordeals experienced the grace of God. He and the small Christian community face the terrible deeds of Emperor Nero in the aftermath of the great fire of Rome in 64AD.
Epic Unearthed
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Price: Free! Words: 78,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
While glaciers began to melt all over the planet 12000 years ago, water levels started to rise 300 feet, swallowing any evidence of cultures living near the ancient coastlines. However, archeologists have found new civilizations older than the Egyptians and Sumerians. As history has to be rewritten, we have to ponder who were the heroes and antagonists of a forgotten time of the Atlanteans
Blessed Is The Fruit Of Thy Womb
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life." - John 3:16 This Christmas, remember how blessed you are that God gave up His one and only Son to redeem you from a world of sin. A classic Christmas story retold through the pen of Norbert Mercado.
Pondicherry
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pondicherry is a short story to introduce a significant setting in the novel, The Star of India, which is available online today. Pondicherry, India is a destination to the past as well as the present. Located on India's Coromandel Coast, Pondicherry celebrates its French colonial history, blends it with the local Tamil culture, and fills the senses with a rich and varied heritage.