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The Atlantean King's Quest
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,090. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Cadiz, an Atlantean King in Iberia, meets Otonia the daughter of Erechtheus king of Athens. They fall in love but Erechtheus has other plans and sends Cadiz on a quest in which he probably won't survive. He must spy on the ultra-paranoid Assyrians about their new weapons; the war chariot and the composite bow. He's kidnapped but a spy, Hercules and friends he escapes. In time to battle Athenians.
Marius' Mules: Prelude to War
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the winter of 53/52BC and while Caesar struggles with the chaos of a failing republic and recruits troops in Aquileia, Gaul's freedom fighters emerge, with a desire for Roman blood. This collection of three tales presents a sequence of events that takes place in the winter between Marius' Mules books six and seven.
Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
Song of the Eagle
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Series: Chronicles of the Stone, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A vast Black Robe fleet gathers to destroy those who resist evil. Answering the cry of the eagle, warriors of peace leave Aotearoa in their great canoe, gathering stone to bring the energy of the stars to the aid of Earth. Old lore revealed in stone brings hope to those who carry no weapon but the Flame that is true.
The Night Julius Caesar Invented Champagne
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 153,720. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rebecca, modern-day wine-expert and ‘nose’, never imagined she’d become a wine-detective. But when ‘Doctor ‘47’ and his dark forces continue saturating the market with copy-wines, ready to decimate anyone in their way, especially a Rebecca, she travels across time and space – escorted by Julius Caesar, Wolfgang Puck and Julia Child– to find the first vine. Will she prevail and save wine?
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones
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Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”
The Shaman's Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,590. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The first book of the Ice Age trilogies, The Shaman's Song is the story of a young (less than 15) Native American girl's struggles to survive the challenges facing her. Can she survive being beaten, kidnapped, falling into a glacial crevasse. She is quick-witted but can she outsmart those that wish to enslave her?
Joseph of Nazareth
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Joseph played a crucial role as the husband of Mary, and the most important step-father of all time. What was it like to help deliver the baby Jesus, to raise the Savior, to witness His suffering in Gethsemane and upon the cross? Experience a first-hand account of the man called to be the father of the Son of God, in JOSEPH OF NAZARETH - a work of inspirational historical fiction.
Do Not Disturb
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Price: Free! Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Trouble abounds when an archaeologist seeks the identity of a mysterious woman buried deep within a Byzantine burial cave.
Of Lions and Lambs
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,130. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Sophia, a novice nun has terrifying dreams of a dark and historic past involving Lucifer, Arch Angel Michael, Mary Magdalene and the Holy Grail. At night her dreams carry her to past lives and lost love, but during the day she is infatuated with a young priest that seems very familiar and equally interested in her. A battle between Heaven and Hell is waged as Sophia fights her demons.
After Whorl: Bran Reborn (#2 - Celtic Fervour series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
RAVAGED BY WAR ...AD 71. After the battle at Whorl, Brennus of Garrigill is irrevocably changed. Returning to Marske, Ineda finds her grandmother dead, though Brennus is not. Snared by a Roman patrol, they are marched to Witton where he is forced to labour for the Roman IX Legion.
Beginnings : Where A Life Begins
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,620. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is early 1939 and the end of the Spanish Civil War as Maria Abene, heavily pregnant and with young son to care for, frantically flees Franco’s fascist forces across the border dividing the colourful Basque countries of Spain and France. Tragedy and an ancient cycle of murder and revenge stalk her every step. An epic historical tale of genetic memories and time-travel spanning millenia.
Heart of Vengeance
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
To find her father’s killer, Helena must pose as a Norman in the great halls of England. She seeks the man who destroyed her father. Stephen, Count of Dinan, is outcast for reasons shrouded in mystery. His only goal is to restore his honor and once again serve his king. The two outsiders find a conspiracy that threatens the throne of England itself.
The Messiah's Spy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Messiah’s Spy is a story about Christmas for teens and adults who want to read something really different about the birth of Christ. The novel tells the story of the birth of Christ from the perspective of a 14-year old boy who is training to be a warrior on the grounds of Herod’s palace. The book blends the story of the birth of Christ with what life was like in Judea under Herod’s rule.
Smart Maratha God
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Series: Dev Marathi shabd kosh, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 28,890. Language: Marathi. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
God=God(god=Godhगूढ़ं+ od=cod=khud ख़ूद + d=deo देव = +d(d=allah आला हं=ए!पहा! फलाह फलाह देव आला हं!))The miraculous Maratha God(In human form for God does have different names but he does not like to mention his name like ordinary man,
The Three Queens - Book 3 of The Giza Trilogy
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 313,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
THE THREE QUEENS is a book about the life of the son of Pharaoh Khafre and grandson of Pharaoh Khufu - Pharaoh Menkaure, as well as his relationships with his three Queens. It covers the period from c.2532 B.C. through to c.2500 B.C. (the death of Shepseskaf, Menkaure’s son and heir). We only know the name of one of Menkaure’s queens – Khamererenebty II. The other two are a mystery. A clue to one
The Trials of the Minotaur
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Series: The Trials of the Minotaur. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In the fifth year of the rule of Auten the One Eyed a minotaur was born to one of the imperial city of Colosi’s most important patrician families. The Trials of the Minotaur tells his story, following his life from despair and exile to triumph in the pantheon of Colosi.
The Sun's Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Their reign was erased from the historical record by enemies and was only brought to light in modern times. The capital that the King (Akhenaten) and his Queen (Nefertiti) had built and where they live out their dreams along the Nile was in the end abandoned and then crushed to its foundations.
The Only Good Roman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A naive young woman is caught up in the schemes of a charming Roman soldier and his egotistical commander. (Book 1 of 2)