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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.
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: 52,190. 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 ...
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.
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.
Journey From The East
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Bing the warrior farmer is summoned to the Royal court. The Chief Astronomer, Liu Xiang, is missing and Bing needs to find him. From the Eastern edge of the Kingdom he finds himself on an adventure, following a star, fighting for his life and seeking a powerful King. This novella is a 'silk, swords and sandals' action adventure which asks, "What if one of the Wise Men knew Kung Fu?"
Quest for God's Own Heart: The Old Testament Through the Eyes of Michael the Archangel
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,770. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In my novel, Michael the Archangel will take you through life changing events from the Old Testament, sharing with you the Creation Story, the Fall, Noah and the flood, Job, Moses, Abraham, David, and many more, as he shares with you God’s love for His creation and how he prepared the world for His redemptive plan. Join Michael as he takes you on a quest for God’s own heart.
Amarna Book II: Book of Hawara
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Series: Amarna, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
King Mursili II’s only hope to restore his own Hittite Kingdom to greatness is to restore the Amarna line to power in Egypt, to atone for the sins of his father. Yet, with those closest to him being sacrificed in the process and the tide continuing to rise against them, how far is King Mursili prepared to go to see the prophecy fulfilled?
The Mad Game - William's Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A young British boy grows up with hopes and dreams of travelling, learning a trade, leading a simple life and perhaps, even falling in love. But his dreams are stopped with the advent of the Great War. This is the story of William Collins and his private battle to survive the horrors of the Western Front.
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?
The Lamp of Darkness (The Age of Prophecy series Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 105,620. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Dave Mason. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Age of Prophecy series transports you back 3000 years, to the epic battle between the Israelite Kings & Prophets. Lev, an orphaned shepherd boy, begins a journey of discovery when he’s hired to play as a musician before the prophets. He soon learns that his father’s knife holds a deadly secret about his hidden past. Lev fights to unearth his true self while the clouds of war gather around him.
The Break
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Series: England Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,350. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Break is an adventure story in which the Byzantine Empire and the Catholic Church take on the British State. Which side wins? It has been nominated for the 2015 Prometheus Award.
Acaju
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Brazil. For Europeans in the 1700s, a frontier in which all dreams could come true. The dream of saving souls. The dream of scientific discoveries. The dream of wealth. Wealth from the sugar fields, only attainable with the enslavement of both African and native peoples. Wealth that can be created only from human misery. Acaju explores this world with the passion of great story-telling.
Heart Of The Arena
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Ancient Rome is a dangerous place, in more ways than one. Captured by slavers, distraught but determined Sabina is thrust into the world of gladiators. Disguised as a man, she struggles to remain undetected whilst navigating through her new life. But love forces its way into her focus again and when a haunting figure from her past remerges, the couple’s fate is to be decided in the Heart of the
The Lost Spells of Egypt: The Complete Series
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Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 176,330. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
From the Valley of the Kings, to the edge of the Delta, and the wilds of Canaan, this tale of crime, love and loyalty spans generations. Stories within stories intertwine and unravel, each character bound to the other through time, each touched by the mysteries and beliefs of ancient Egypt. Can Ahmose, a scribe-in-training, fulfill an archivist’s legacy? The fate of Egypt hangs in the balance.
The Fall Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 224,030. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014 by River Valley Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rachel Madera, a gifted university professor, travels through time on a journey of discovery and danger, all because of a simple dream. Rachel is certain she holds the keys to unlock the mystery of a Pharaoh’s treasure…and alter the course of history.
Eve's Memoirs
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,000. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Eve’s Memoirs: (Her-storical Fiction) offers in-depth spiritual and emotional insight through Eve’s secret diary written in the 100th year of the Dawn. Eve entrusts to her "daughters," her witty words of wisdom and thoughtful perceptions regarding the pleasures and pains of being a woman on planet earth. Eve’s Memoirs will cradle you, rock you, shock you, please you, and profoundly nurture you.