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The Project Lion Series: The Candidate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,670. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Driven on by a need to locate and secure his wife and children, Alex Martell finds himself thoroughly unprepared as he becomes swept up in global conspiracies and the agendas of competing world powers.
The Exodus Scrolls
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Series: The Jeanne Marie DeNord Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 84,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jeanne went to Egypt to translate hieroglyphs in the tomb of Seti I. Instead she finds herself in the middle of a disaster, re-enacting the Exodus plagues. Last time the 10th plague took the firstborn child. Now it threatens to become a world wide pandemic. Salvation may lie in the scrolls of a new tomb, but Jeanne's in a race to find the answer before the plague kills her, and half the world.
Пути Голгофы
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2013 by Asteroid Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Роман Пути Гогофы повествует о том мрачном времени, когда Римской империей правил обезумевший император Тиберий, в Иудее бесчинствовал его ставленник Понтий Пилат, и странствовал по земле Израиля Иисус Христос. В книге автор, основываясь на не-религиозных источниках и исторических фактах, попытался восстановить события того далекого прошлого.
La Princo ĉe la hunoj (Originala romano en Esperanto)
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 200,300. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 25, 2013 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
620-paĝa originale verkita, historia romano pri la vivo, kulturo, moroj de la hunoj en la 3-a jarcento aK.
Thetis, Peleus, and Achilles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Achilles' goddess mother and human father are at loggerheads. She wants long life for their son; he believes that, with events propelling both gods and men toward the Trojan War, peace is unlikely for Achilles. Chrion the Centaur trains the youth, the powerful try to manipulate him, and his parents struggle to bridge the gap between mortal life and eternity.
Mi Rico Platanito
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 160. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Cooking & Food
La adorable historia de un monje Portugués y su amor por los bananos verdes (plátanos). Educativo, basado en una historia real.
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.
The Path Walkers
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Price: Free! Words: 33,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the very long ago Burmese jungle two young people, of enemy tribes, are wondering the same thing: why do our old people walk the path to never return? Why don’t they stay with the village and let us take care of them? They have deserved a rest. Instead, at the behest of the Lama, once a tribal member becomes a burden to the tribe and no longer contributes, he or she must walk the path.
Witness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Aaron of Jerusalem has walked across Israel to find the endangered truth and protect it.... Twenty years after the crucifixion of Joshua of Nazareth, known as Jesus to the Greeks, one of his disciples has a story to tell – the Nazareth Gospel. One of the new Gospel’s many enemies wants to destroy it – along with its author Daniel. Aaron must find the answers and protect them before all is lost.
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
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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
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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.