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The Second Conflict
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 109,410. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Why do names like The Devil, Satan and Lucifer exist, who are they now, what new names have these symbols of evil taken on; who among us, have they seduced with promises of wealth and power to aid them in their bid to rule us all?
Jericho Rising
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Pomoconsumption Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Jericho Rising tells the story of Clay, a young hunter from the Bear Clan as he comes of age in a world of savage warfare between Clan champions imbued with the power of their totem spirits. When his father falls, will Clay be the one to take up the mantle of Bear? Or will that honor go to one of his brothers, instead?
Issa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Suppose you found ancient scrolls that were written by the Buddhist Saint ISSA over two thousand years ago. Now imagine what would happen if you discovered that ISSA and Jesus Christ were one in the same and you were holding in your hands documents actually written by God. Who would want them and who would want them suppressed? Who would be willing to kill to get them? The Vatican? The CIA?
The Fowler's Snare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,110. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Winning makes a warrior a legend. Losing is not an option. Egypt’s races are about to begin. As the black kingdom of Alodia mourns a murdered king, three of its princes escape over the border to Egypt to find refuge in the Theban desert. But word reaches Pharaoh Kheper-Re that a new enemy has just blown in from the south, an enemy worth investigating, an enemy with a deadly secret.
The Pparahan Oracle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,670. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A father and daughter sentenced to death for looking different. A town destroyed by mysterious floods. A leader banished for being kind to his people. An Akkadian arrives in Meluhha from Sumer, in search of the fabled living Gods. This adventure follows its fascinating characters, on a journey filled with love and hatred, friendship and animosity, hope and despair, laughter and tears, and revenge.
Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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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.
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.
The Glitter of Stone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,690. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The setting: an Aegean island in the fifth millennium BC, centuries before the people we know as Greeks arrived in this fabled land. Cornered by ruthless invaders and guided by signs sent by the Mother Goddess, a gritty islander is pushed to his limits in a quest to save his tribe from extinction. Their survival hinges on his ability to lead them over an unforgiving sea to a new and unknown land.
Byzantium, Book 1: Dead Men's Road
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In Byzantium Book One: Dead Men’s Road, a beautiful woman tasked with delivering a sealed package to the Invisible College in Byzantium is pursued by merciless bandits, relentless undead, and a charming scoundrel who has nothing to lose.
Shadow of Death
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Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
He sent a boy into battle. Now the boy returns a man. "Saul has slain his thousands, and David his tens of thousands!" King Saul cannot abide his people's worship of the young shepherd and burns with jealousy. When an evil spirit begins whispering into the king's ear, telling him his kingdom is at stake, Saul knows what he must do: Kill the boy. Short Story - 5,000 words - Horror / Historical
Companions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
AD29
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Emperor Tiberius needs to increase revenue. He decides to increase the tribute paid by the provinces. One, Judea, is a problem. He sends Publius to engineer a situation which will force the local government, the Sanhedrin, to comply. This is Publius' solution.
Fire in the Library
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A man named Pur Fotia has a secret—but one he can never tell. Marked for greatness, he can summon fire to envelope his body so that he can fly through the air, and does so when he is summoned to the great Library of Alexandria.
To Be First/Wheels of Heaven
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Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Twin tales of legend and fact—Ottoman space voyagers from an alternate universe, and the truth about an ancient Greek cosmic prediction machine.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
Pineapple
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,070. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
A book about doing the right thing, even when the right thing is the hardest choice. To mark the centenary of the outbreak of WW1, honouring the brave men and women who honoured us, 100 years in the future. Poppy, Tariq and Robbie connect at Hadleigh Hall during a holidayprogramme, little knowing that their meeting has been long expected. For 100 years, in fact, and all for love & war ...
Treasure of the Dead Sea Scrolls
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,510. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In 1952, a French archaeologist discovered a Dead Sea Scroll unlike any other - a scroll written on almost pure copper. Was this scroll a map to the treasures from the Second Temple in Jerusalem? Or, was it only half the answer? After sixty years, the mystery will be solved. The race is on to see who will have the insight and skill to correctly translate the Copper Scroll and find the treasure.
From The Deer Forest: A Story of Wolves
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Before Europeans arrived in the Pacific Northwest rainforest, deer, wolves, elk and man lived in balance. This story follows a single pack of wolves in the pristine wilderness of what we now call the Olympic Mountains and the Hoh River valley as they give birth, raise their young, fight for survival, and endure as part of this majestic web of life.
Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Four brothers and their widowed mother struggle to maintain their lives amidst the maelstrom of political violence and military occupation. Differing political views and clashes between traditional and modern views threaten to tear the family apart. Personal tragedy can make the split permanent or draw them together.