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The Lady of the Lions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in Late Bronze Age Canaan about 150 years before the full-length novel In a Milk and Honeyed Land, this short story fills out the bare bones of two historical letters found in Egypt describing a time of crisis for Kephrath. Will the Egyptian regional governor help them or not when gangs of rebels exploit the land?
The Man in the Cistern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in Late Bronze Age Canaan about ten years after the conclusion of the full-length novel In a Milk and Honeyed Land, this short story follows Damariel and Nepheret as they tackle a new challenge to the four towns. A group of migrants has set up an encampment just down the trackway towards Shalem. What are their intentions? Do they come in peace or war
The Scholar (Book Two)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,450. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by River Valley Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Serena Metcalfe is determined to prove the existence of the Samu Aqaru, the powerful stone of the ancient pharaohs–even if it means travelling through time. But her study of Egyptology did not prepare her for the dangers and passions of the real Egypt of 2361 BC. Crocodile attacks, kidnapping, betrayal, murder…and a pharaoh who believes she is a goddess and wants her as his queen.
Forty Days: Neima's Ark, Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 42,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The epic story of Noah's Ark, retold from the perspective of Noah's sixteen-year-old granddaughter.
The Gold Buddhas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Gold Buddhas is a historical novel based on Cambodia’s ancient history. You will be transported to dangerous jungles and age-old temples. You are on a treasure hunt looking for a gold Buddha weighing more than four tons of solid gold. Join the hunt, but be aware others are looking -- they are more than capable of murder or torture. Solve the riddles, the reward will be great.
The Pharaoh - Book 1 Giza Trilogy
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Series: Giza Series, Book 1 Giza Trilogy. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 315,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Pharaoh is the fictional account of life and the times of Pharaoh Khufu (2603 B.C. – 2566 B.C.), builder of the largest of the Ancient Egyptian pyramids: Horizon of Khufu (or as it is now known, the Great Pyramid) on the Giza Plateau.
An Accidental King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,950. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
79 AD. As he approaches the end of his life, Tiberius Claudius Cogidubnus, the native-born but loyally pro-Roman client king of Britain, looks back on the thirty-six years of his reign.
The Maya Papyrus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 276,920. Language: British English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Gold Medal winner in the Global Ebook Awards 2013 The Maya Papyrus is populated with some of the most extraordinary characters in history: Tutankhamun, the boy king; Akhenaten, the deformed tyrant; Akhenaten's queen, Nefertiti, whose beauty remains legendary 3000 years later. Amid war, plague and treachery, who among them can stand against a man willing to risk everything to seize the throne?
Eating with the Pharaohs - An Ancient Egypt Cook Book Part 1
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Series: Eating with the Pharaohs, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Eating with the Pharaohs is a small collection of recipes and stories written by Pentu the Scribe who served as Master of Pharaoh’s Kitchen. They bring to us part of the struggle of working as a cook in the Egypt of the pyramid builders.
An Accidental God: The Evolution of Religion, or How a Boy from the Dawn of Civilization Became the God of Jews, Christians, and Muslims
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Price: Free! Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Through a series of accidents, a boy from the dawn of civilization became the God worshiped today by billions. Coincidental events and human misunderstanding take the place traditionally occupied by the hand of God. When Abraham sees that only one of the idols on his altar remains standing during an earthquake, he is launched on a journey that takes him to new lands and new ways of thinking.
Calling Wren
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A captive Native American warrior is faced with the ultimate decision: death or dishonor.
The Disciple Scroll
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the Babylonian empire threatened to conquer ancient Jerusalem, the Hebrew prophet Jeremiah exhorted and beseeched it's people to follow their moral mission. Into a scroll written for his grandson, fifty years after Jeremiah’s death, Baruch unburdens his heart about his entangled ties with the prophet, recalling a vanished world of teeming Jerusalem alleys and markets.
Morning's Journey
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Series: The Dragon's Dove Chronicles, Volume 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,020. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In a violent age when enemies besiege Brydein and alliances shift as swiftly as the wind, stand two remarkable leaders: the Caledonian warrior-queen Gyanhumara and her consort, Arthur the Pendragon. Arthur and Gyan must create an impenetrable front to protect Brydein and Caledonia from Saxons and marauding Angli raiders who threaten those they have sworn to protect.
Hippolyta
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hippolyta was a great Queen and a much-feared warrior, enslaving men to serve her and her army of Amazon women. A young man, a barbarian warrior, takes her interest. He would fight to the death rather than be enslaved, but he seems content to serve her in her battle against the marauding Hun. Her commanders are suspicious, but for Hipployta there is something very special about this young man.
Великий кормчий Тимур-Ленг
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: Russian. Published: June 10, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The life of Timur - Tamerlane interested me because his troops once marched through the villages of Caucasus. One day, his headquarters was almost at the point where now is the town of Kislovodsk. What was the purpose of his congests? That I am trying to understand in the course of writing this book. I hope that readers will be interested to learn about the accomplishments of Timur.
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.
A Dream Fulfilled
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Series: Settlers of South Park, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,890. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
Life on the eastern Kansas plains in the 1850’s was tenuous at best. Add to that, marauding bands of thieving Comanches, and a fella would start having notions of moving his clan the heck out of there.
The Pharos Objective, Morpheus Initiative Book 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,130. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Hive Collective. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A legendary treasure chamber hidden beneath the ancient Pharos Lighthouse has defied discovery for over two thousand years...Until Caleb Crowe and his team of psychic archaeologists dare the impossible.
The Mongol Objective, Morpheus Initiative Book 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,060. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Hive Collective. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
After a mystical Egyptian artifact is stolen by a renegade member of the Morpheus Initiative, Caleb Crowe and his team of psychics must use all their abilities to prevent the release of its catastrophic power. But first, they must survive the defenses of a subterranean mausoleum belonging to the world's greatest conqueror. Genghis Khan.
Twisted Edges
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 30, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
It was the 14th century in ancient China where the powerful emperor Zyrius lived and ruled. His obedient wife Olla was continually crushed by her husband’s dominant manner. Over the years, she had become used to the way things were. In those days women knew their place and obeyed their husband without question. It was their way, their culture...