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The Centurion and the Crown of Thorns by Chuck Antone, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 52,120. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A fictional story about the Centurion who, at the foot of the cross, said, “Truly this was the Son of God.” As people leave the scene, the Centurion, known in this book as Marcus, stays a little longer. While he’s looking up at Jesus who is still nailed to the cross beams, a small earthquake happens. The crown of thorns falls off Jesus’ head and rolls to the feet of Marcus, where it stops.
Was I Right? Abridged Edition by Mrs. O. F. Walton
Price: Free! Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
May Lindsay and her young stepsister Maggie are left homeless when their father dies. Maggie can live with her three maiden aunts, but May at the age of nineteen is faced with a major choice. This is a story of life in Victorian England as May is pushed out into a much bigger world than she has previously known. She is taken on a tour of the Holy Land, on a journey that occupies much of the story.
The Book of War by M L Lucas
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Set in ancient times, this is a story about a man confronting the horrors of war and through it discovering a deeper truth. A wise man in the service of a besieged city and a powerful king must face the brutal logic and reasoning of war and the inevitable conflict with conscience. Can he stand by and let injustice be done, or if not, can he betray the pe
Tin Can Serenade by Amanda Dykes
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Enter into a simpler time in this petite tale, which is just long enough to tuck into a stolen moment as you rest your feet and quiet your heart in the bustle of a busy season. An enchanting Christmas story laced with joy, God's healing hand in the broken places of life weaves through each letter passed between two children as they uncover a story long-buried and filled with love, loss, and hope.
Lucifer's Last Stand by Brent King
Price: Free! Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
In the last great battle of the great controversy between God and Lucifer, God is going defeat Lucifer's empire of evil through a remnant of weak and vulnerable men. On their loyalty He will stake the honor—and survival—of His throne. This story explores why all the power of hell rages against a devoted remnant that will dare to stand for God in the worst conflict there will ever be.
Tempting Jesus by Brent King
Price: Free! Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
This book portrays the battle Jesus fought each day on earth. It paints a picture of his tortured steps, a blueprint of the journey that each one of us must take back to God’s will. How do we win this war against our souls? Only a closer look at Jesus can show us how, a closer look explored within these pages.
If I May But Touch by Connie Keenan
Price: Free! Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The fictionalized account based on the true story of the woman with the issue of blood that lasted twelve long and desperate years, as told in the gospel of Mark, who came to Jesus seeking a miracle and found much more. Please note that this work is a short story.
Hadarah's Story by Susan Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Hadarah, as a young Jewish girl, cannot understand her father's insistence that she learn the Scriptures. But, when the Assyrians invade her city, murder her family, and make her a concubine to an evil man, she is faced with a choice. Will she forsake her faith as, she believes, her God has forsaken her? Or, will God find a way to preserve a remnant of faith even among such a wicked people?
Mi Mesías: Libro I by Emanuel Elizondo
Price: Free! Words: 16,500. Language: Spanish. Published: February 23, 2015 by Torre Fuerte. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
*Primer libro de dos*. Benjamín es un joven pastor en Belén de Judea cuya vida cambia para siempre una noche en la que el cielo se ilumina y los ángeles anuncian la venida del Mesías. Pero aunque Benjamín está emocionado por la venida del Cristo... Yeshúa no es mas que un bebé. Lentamente, Y así su vida comienza a dar en espiral hacia abajo... ¿Habrá algo, o algo que lo pueda redimir?
Ephron Son of Zohar by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: Free! Words: 40,480. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Ephron has vital skills to ensure security and growth of their tribe. Zohar plans to use Ephron and his sister as peace children in arranged marriages. Marauding enemies and rising waters threaten the homelands of fellow Hittites but no one wants to sacrifice autonomy just for safety, food, clothing, and shelter. Tensions rise.They need strength, unity, and prosperity.
The Letter - 1 Peter by Don Hatfield
Price: Free! Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
The letter of 1st Peter as it might have been presented to the believers scattered abroad.
Fool's Gold by Steve Stroble
Price: Free! Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
Seventeen year old Thomas Schmidt loves his beer. But too much of it one night and a tragic fight at the local Gasthaus sends him fleeing from his tiny village in 1830s Germany. He is so desperate to outrun the avenger (Rudolph Stein) pursuing him that Thomas becomes an indentured servant to buy passage to America. Eventually, their misadventure leads Thomas and Rudolph to the 1849 Gold Rush.
The Short Memoirs of a Madman by Vanessa Speer
Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
What would it have been like to be the unknown man of Gadarenes roaming the tombs naked and ravaged by demons? What was it like the moment it all changed? Reading time: 18-20 minutes.
Day of the Bomb by Steve Stroble
Price: Free! Words: 74,580. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
You can run but the shadow of The Bomb falls wherever you might go. For Jason and his fiancé Thelma, the bomb meant he never had to invade Japan and maybe die or at least be wounded. For Fred, the bomb means guilt and fear, wondering why it had to be dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki as his wife Sally tries to help help him.
Out of the Wilderness by Steve Stroble
Price: Free! Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Sam Smaltz just wants to be left alone. But being sandwiched between the Greatest Generation and Gen X and the Millennials offers him no such comfort. As a Baby Boomer, he leaves behind a stepson, Jack, who instead becomes just one more nameless, faceless hero whose story gets lost in the battle against international terrorism.
A Time to Say Goodbye: Alternate First Chapter Michael's Perspective by J.M. Downey
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
This is an alternative first chapter. Not the whole novel. This first chapter is told through Michael's point of view. A Time to Say Goodbye. Christian Historical Romance Cotton plantation daughter, May Lynn Whitley sees nothing wrong with owning others. After all how would they fend for themselves if it wasn't for gracious people like her family? But a handsome young preacher’s probing words a
The Two-Edged Sword by Caye Patterson Bartell
Price: Free! Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Thirteen-year-old Benjamin is brave; but when a Roman soldier stabs his mother during an uprising in the Jerusalem marketplace, he is unable to protect her. Struggling with guilt and sorrow, he prays that she will live. When his prayers go unanswered, he vows never again to ask God for help. In pursuit of the answers, Benjamin takes an incredible journey of discovery.
The Secret Life of God as Man by Mary Quijano
Price: Free! Words: 43,400. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Based on "The Infancy Gospel of Thomas" and other writings, The Secret Life of God as Man is a fictionalized account of Jesus of Nazareth's early childhood, plus the years from age 12 to the start of his ministry at age 30. Told from Christ's own point of view, and from that of those closest to him, it shows a side of Jesus we need to know to fully appreciate who He is and what He has done for us.