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Destiny of Kings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: Australian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An historical fantasy based in ancient Israel. The King's General Martinez is fighting a war he does not believe in, for a King who is going mad; bewitched by dark magic. The old Seer has shared his prophecy with the Priestess Francesca who seeks to aid the cause, yet is loosing her faith in the process. The little Holy man has been called by the Universe to restore order and balance.
The Ferryman's Fee
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Firemen discover a man’s body and a valuable stamp collection after a fire in a mobile home park on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. While philatelic experts try to understand how a trailer park resident built a collection worth three million dollars, the county sheriff—and the stamps—go missing.
A Glitch in Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
When a wealthy recluse invites some friends to visit, he sends his helicopter to transport them to his home. But his visitors are puzzled by the strange behaviour of the helicopter pilot. The man claims to have been one of a group of people who underwent a time travel experience. The time traveller, it seems, is the subject of Biblical prophet Ezekiel’s famous vision of ‘wheels within wheels’.
Again and Always
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,910. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
A childhood friendship, separated by distance and time, blossoms when Grace and Joseph reconnect and forge a new relationship amidst the challenges of family secrets and betrayal.
Sword of Woden~Sorrow Hill~A Novel of Beowulf Ecgtheowson
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Series: Sword of Woden, Book One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,800. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Geatland 500 a.d As the power of the Roman colossus wanes and dies the tribes and clans of Germania rush south. But they do not come alone. Unknown to men, the gods are also waging a war among themselves and Beowulf, the grandson of King Hrethel, has become the Allfather's chosen weapon. Sorrow Hill is the first volume in a trilogy shortlisted by the Historical Novel Society, Editor's Choice.
Knossos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 274,900. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Knossos. The legendary Labyrinth. Enter a world of priests and priestesses, bull dancers, scribes, architects, conquerors, schemers, and madmen who inspired the legends of the great Labyrinth in these interwoven tales spanning five thousand years, from the founding of the first settlement in 7000 B.C. to the end of the Bronze Age.
Sharma's Women
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Price: Free! Words: 97,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Aichje Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Filled with pride and ambition, two shepherd boys lead their nation from disgrace to greatness. But the price is high--very high. And their task is complicated by the fact that Sharma never could say ‘no’ to his women.
Lovernios: 'The Lindow Man'
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,820. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Using fact, studied over a period of a year, carefully interwoven with fiction, the fascinating and often tragic life of Lovernios moves from his most auspicious birth and childhood, to his life as a Druid, the lives of various Caesars and their attempted Roman invasions, culminating in the untimely ‘triple’ death of Lovernios as a Supreme Sacrifice.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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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 ...
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.
The Fifth Stone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,450. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In order to distance himself from his past, a down and out young man named Michael relocates to Brooklyn. He works doing odd jobs as he forges new relationships. He is particularly close to his boss Danny, and Sara, his crippled daughter. As he repairs a ceiling in a convent, Michael discovers a clue to locating a priceless artifact from Europe's Dark Ages. His life takes a 360 degree turn.
Seeking Absolution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 217,570. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Seeking Absolution is a sweeping Twelfth Century tale. When Prince Richard and Lady Anne fall in love, they both assume there can never be a match between them. Still, Richard pursues Anne as if she were the Holy Grail. Richard’s rival, King Philip finds that he too has feelings for the lovely and intelligent Anne—but does he love her only because Richard does?