Max Overton

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Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 3: Tausret
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,500. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The House of Ramesses falters as Tausret relinquishes the throne upon the death of her husband, King Seti. Amenmesse's young son Siptah will become king until her infant son is old enough to rule. Tausret, as Regent, and the king's uncle, Chancellor Bay, hold tight to the reins of power, and vie for complete control of the kingdoms. Assassination changes the balance of power and Chancellor Bay...
Glass Trilogy Series Collection Books 1 - 3
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 258,240. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Contains all three books in the series: Book 1: Glass House Book 2: A Glass Darkly Book 3: Looking Glass
We Came from Konigsberg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,280. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
January 1945, and the Soviet Army is poised for the final push through East Prussia and Poland to Berlin. Elisabet Daeker and her five young sons are in Königsberg, East Prussia, and have heard the stories of Russian atrocities. They seek to escape to the perceived safety of Germany. This is the story of their struggle to survive, of the hardships endured at the hands of Nazi hardliners...
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 2: Seti
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,090. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Merenptah is dead after only nine years on the throne and his son Seti is king in his place. He rules from the northern city of Men-nefer, while his elder brother Messuwy, convinced the throne is his by right, plots rebellion in the south. The kingdoms are tipped into bloody civil war, with brother fighting against brother...
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 1: Merenptah
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The northern tribes rebelled and joined forces with the Sea Peoples, invading from the north; while in the south the king's eldest son, angered at being passed over in favour of the younger son, plotted to rid himself of his father and brother. An ageing king takes to the field to fight for the House of Ramesses.
Glass Trilogy Book 3: Looking Glass
Series: Glass Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,420. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Samantha and James Hay have been advised that their missing daughter Gaia and Yowie nursemaid Cindy have been located in ancient Australia. Dr. Xanatuo, an alien scientist who, along with a lost tribe of Neanderthals and other beings who are working to help mankind, has discovered a way to send them back in time to be reunited with Gaia.
Glass Trilogy Book 2: A Glass Darkly
Series: Glass Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,440. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A dead volcano called Glass Mountain in Northern California seems harmless - or is it? This is the fascinating setting of this mesmerising epic, the second book of the Glass Trilogy. Andromeda Jones, a physicist, knows her missing sister Samantha is somehow tied up with the new job she has been offered. Federal forces are aware that something is amiss, so Andromeda agrees to go on a dangerous...
Glass Trilogy Book 1: Glass House
Series: Glass Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,690. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Glass House will take you deep into the mysteries that surround the continent of Australia, from its barren deserts to the depths of its rainforest and even deeper into its mysterious mountains. Along the way, the secrets of mankind and the ultimate answer to 'what happens now?' just might be answered. Love, greed, murder, and mystery abound in this action-packed paranormal/thriller.
Haunted Trail A Tale of Wickedness & Moral Turpitude
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,210. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Ned Abernathy is a hot-tempered young cowboy in the small town of Hammond's Bluff in the Dakota Territories in 1876. In a drunken argument with his best friend Billy over a girl, he guns him down. He flees, and wanders the plains, forests and hills of the Dakota Territories, certain that every man's hand is against him.
A Cry of Shadows
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,140. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Australian Professor Ian Delaney is single-minded in his determination to prove his theory that one can discover the moment that the life force leaves the body. After succumbing to the temptation to kill a girl under scientifically controlled conditions, he takes an offer of work in St Louis, hoping to leave the undiscovered crime behind him.
Ascension
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,940. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Konrad must face what it means to be a Jew and fight for survival. He has friends on the outside, a wife and a lawyer, but will they be enough to counter the might of the Nazi machine?
The Amarnan Kings, Book 6: Scarab - Descendant
Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,570. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Three thousand years after the reigns of the Amarnan Kings, the archaeologists who discovered the inscriptions in Syria, journey to Egypt to find the tomb of Smenkhkare and his sister Scarab, and the fabulous treasure they think is there. Unscrupulous men, and religious fanatics, also seek the tomb, either to plunder it or to destroy it. Can the gods of Egypt protect their own...
Scythian Trilogy Book 3: Funeral in Babylon
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,530. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Alexander the Great has returned from India and set up his court in Babylon. Nikometros and a band of loyal Scythians journey deep into the heart of Persia to join the Royal court. Nikometros finds himself embroiled in the intrigues and wars of kings, generals, and merchant adventurers as he strives to provide a safe haven for his lover and friends. The fate of an Empire hangs in the balance...
Scythian Trilogy Book 2: The Golden King
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,030. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The chief of the tribe is dead, killed by his son's treachery; and the priestess, the lover of the young cavalry officer, Nikometros, is carried off into the mountains. Nikometros and his friends set off in pursuit. Death rides with them and by the time they return, the tribes are at war. Nikometros is faced with the choice of attempting to become chief himself or leaving the people he has come
Scythian Trilogy Book 1: Lion of Scythia
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,410. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Alexander the Great has conquered the Persian Empire and is marching eastward to India. In his wake he leaves small groups of soldiers to govern great tracts of land and diverse peoples. Nikometros is a young cavalry captain left behind in the lands of the fierce nomadic Scythian horsemen. Captured after an ambush, he must fight for his life and the lives of his surviving men.
The Amarnan Kings, Book 5: Scarab - Horemheb
Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,330. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
General Horemheb has taken control after the death of Ay and Nakhtmin, and forcing Scarab to marry him, ascends the throne of Egypt. The Two Kingdoms settle into an uneasy peace as Horemheb proceeds to stamp out all traces of the former kings. He also persecutes the Khabiru tribesmen who were reluctant to help him seize power. Scarab escapes into the desert, where she is content to wait until...
The Amarnan Kings, Book 4: Scarab - Ay
Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 169,930. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tutankhamen is dead and his grieving widow tries to rule alone, but her grandfather Ay has not destroyed the former kings just so he can be pushed aside. Presenting the Queen and General Horemheb with a fait accompli, the old Vizier assumes the throne of Egypt and rules with a hand of hardened bronze.
Sequestered
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,900. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Storing carbon dioxide underground as a means of removing a greenhouse gas responsible for global warming has made James Matternicht a fabulously wealthy man. For 15 years, the Carbon Capture and Sequestration Facility at Rushing River in Oregon's hinterland has been operating without a problem – or so it seems.
The Amarnan Kings, Book 3: Scarab - Tutankhamen
Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 180,450. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Scarab and her brother Smenkhkare are in exile in Nubia, but are gathering an army to wrest control of Egypt from the boy king Tutankhamen and his controlling uncle, Ay. Meanwhile, the kingdoms are beset by internal troubles and the Amorites are pressing hard against the northern borders. Generals Horemheb and Paramessu must fight a war on two fronts while deciding where their loyalties lie...
The Amarnan Kings, Book 2: Scarab – Smenkhkare
Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,160. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Scarab – Smenkhkare follows on from the first book in this series as King Akhenaten, distraught at the rebellion and exile of his beloved wife Nefertiti, withdraws from public life, content to leave the affairs of Egypt in the hands of his younger half-brother Smenkhkare. When Smenkhkare disappears on a hunting expedition, his sister Beketaten, known as Scarab, is forced to flee for her life.
The Amarnan Kings, Book 1: Scarab - Akhenaten
Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,950. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The narrative of a young girl growing up at the centre of momentous events - the abolition of the gods, foreign invasion and the fall of a once-great family - reveals who Tutankhamen's parents really were, what happened to Nefertiti, and other events lost to history in the great destruction that followed the fall of the Aten heresy.

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