Books tagged: historical fantasy

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Summon Your Dragons
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Series: The Emperor's Foul Legacy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 154,260. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Is Azkun an ancient hero returned to save them all or just a madman with absurd ideas about dragons? The King of Anthor has no time for ancient heroes and even less time for dragons. Old crimes are coming back to haunt him and old enemies are stirring on his borders. His last hopes may lie with Azkun, whoever he is. This is a gritty fantasy with no elves anywhere.
Dream of the Dragon Pool -- A Daoist Quest
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,650. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2009 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Dream of the Dragon Pool – A Daoist Quest is a multifaceted novel woven around the historical fact of the death-sentence exile of China’s best-loved poet-adventurer, Li Bo (also known as Li Bai, 701-762 A.D.). This is an adventure story of magic and myth that involves the occult powers of an ancient Chinese shape-shifting vampire written in traditional Chinese-style wuxia (heroic) novel form.
The Gateway (An Epic Fantasy Novella)
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Series: Harbinger of Doom. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,440. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When mad sorcerers open a gateway to the pits of hell, releasing demons of darkest nightmare, only the intrepid knights of House Eotrus stand in their way. Claradon Eotrus recruits the mysterious knights Angle Theta and Gabriel Garn to stand with him against the growing darkness, a darkness from which only one will emerge.
Berserk Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
Shadow Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,030. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based upon a true tragedy, Shadow Song is set amid the economic ruin that occurred to so many émigrés and British pensioned officers of the 1830s. It is full of psychological and cultural contrasts of two cultures at odds with one another, and an intimate familiarity with pioneer and Ojibwa culture.
Ars Magica
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2010 by Book View Cafe. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
This is a true story. Once there was a boy whose soul soared so high that no simple farmstead could contain him. A wise teacher took him from his father’s farm and taught him all that the teacher knew; then sent him on to greater teachers, until the boy arrived at the pinnacle of the world. Emperors bowed before him; princes of the Church yielded to his will. But the boy had a secret…
The Time Traveller, Smith
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Price: Free! Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Max Smith, a clockmaker's assistant, is far from Edwardian London, in a world destroyed by war - 100 years in his future! Held captive by the despicable Beau Riche, King of London, Max is caught up in the world-conquering machinations of Ben Landon, Envoy of the Protestant-Moslem Republic of Texas. Armed with the mysterious Eye of Time he must decide whether to save the world... or destroy it!
Prophet of Israel
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You set the price! Words: 149,670. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Darkness threatens to consume Israel. High Priest Eli allows corruption to infect even the Tabernacle, the holiest place in the land. Hordes of Philistines ravage the countryside, led by a merciless warlord and bolstered by the might of a race of giants. As battle rages between Israel and their enemies, the key to their survival waits, ignorant of his destiny. A child. A seer. A Prophet of Israel.
Necropolis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010 by XC Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In an ancient desert city where the spirits of long dead rulers rustle through the winding streets, a prison guard is forced to save the life of a young priest whose lost memory holds the key to the fate of two cities. Become entangled in the web of political rivalries, sorcerous intrigues, headlong adventure and deep emotion that is . . . . Necropolis!
The Great Belzoni and the Gait of Anubis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Giovanni Battista Belzoni was an Italian circus strongman and one of the earliest European antiquities procurers. Also one of the first Europeans inside the Great Pyramid. I gave him a "chronicler" in the Sherlock Holmes vein and a new set of supernatural adventures fit for an explorer of his caliber. Followed by short-short "The Great Belzoni and the Monster of Goa," this novella is 9800 words.