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Quintus Saturnus The Time of Five Emperors
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Amidst the chaos of Rome's civil wars, Quintus Saturnus the mason works hard to produce busts for the Imperial Cult. But constant regime change makes getting paid difficult. Inspired by Robert Grave’s I Claudius and Gore Vidal’s Julian, this is an account of how one man negotiated the anarchy of 68-69AD - the Time of Five Emperors.
Accursed Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Five stories, five women, five legends. A Minoan Princess, a Spartan Queen, the Queen of the Gods, the first woman on earth and a Gorgone share their lives and stories in one volume.
Spartacus Imperator: The battle for Rome
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
An alternate history of ancient Rome: What if certain events in ancient Rome had happened a little differently?
The Killing Sands
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
Broken Vessels (volume 2 of Jars of Clay)
Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by Lee Strauss. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(4.00 from 1 review)
A novella The dramatic conclusion to Jars of Clay. Lucius flees to Rome to seek his fortune and mend his broken heart, but hardship awaits him there and in a terrible twist of leads him back into Helena's path.
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter One
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta opens with a reimagined twist on the Medusa myth then follows Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt.
The Assassins
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Emperor Domitian hates Christians. He isn't too fond of philosophers either. The Assassins will cut anyone's throat for a few pieces of gold, so that's no problem. The popular Heron of Alexandria is brash and outspoken. In addition to teaching school and building an aeolipile, history's first reaction motor, he has some other surprising skills.
The Curse of Troy: Helen's Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Helen of Troy! The most beautiful woman in the world. Her face launched a thousand ships. Betrayal, greed and power unfold in this compelling Greek tragedy.
The Ephesus Scroll
Series: Exegetical Histories. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,070. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 93 AD, a young man is entrusted with a scroll to read in seven churches in Asia Minor. However, the scroll sparks rebellion wherever he goes and the Roman authorities attempt to track him down. In 2005 AD, a young Russian couple from St. Petersburg come across an ancient scroll. It appears to be an early copy of the book of Revelation. Has it come to light at this very time for a reason?
Before Atlantis
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the time before Atlantis, the foundation of civilization in the Isle of Olympia in the Atlantic.
VARIUS AND THE CULT OF CHRISTUS
Price: Free! Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
in nero caesar's imperial rome, a rich nobleman hires the city's best detective to expose the secret ringleaders of the hated 'cult of christus'. these men have seduced many roman citizens to join the despised cult. once identified, they will be liquidated and the dangerous cult destroyed.
Usurpers, A Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,520. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Intelligence agent Marcus must escape the court of Emperor Constans after he uncovers the humiliating secret of the young ruler's vice-ridden entourage. But his flight lands him in greater danger—a delicate assignment to investigate a military conspiracy to usurp Constans’ throne. Worse, this mission means spying on the very man whose trust Marcus craves more than anything.
Empire of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #5)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
One hundred years after the murder of Julius Caesar, the circumstances of his death could change the course of the fledgling Alexandrian Empire.
An Elephant for Aristotle
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,350. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
After capturing a magnificent specimen from an Indian ruler, Alexander tasks Leon of Atrax, a cavalry commander, to deliver the animal to Aristotle in Athens. Leon leads a motley crew of companions (and the elephant) from India to Greece, and in the process encounter all sorts of dangers and adventures while completing the long and arduous journey.
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter Two
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Two, we meet Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes I, who was unluckily named after the mythological beast. Daughter of Sparta is set in ancient Sparta and follows the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt.
The Veiled Assassin, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A thrilling spy adventure in 347 AD Numidia, "A Veiled Assassin" takes the 'Roman fiction' fan to a broiling desert beset by suicidal extremists fighting the Roman army and the Christian church it now defends. Marcus wagers that surviving a deadly mission will earn him freedom from slavery, but has he bargained on betrayal by the man he respects most in the world? Fast-paced and well-researched.
The Honour of Rome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
For Flavius there is only one way to return honour to his family name: glorious deeds done in battle and his own death. The Roman army in Macedonia is on the verge of a great victory that will finally give it control of Greece. But for Flavius the battle is a chance to win his name respect. 'The Honour of Rome' is an Historical Fiction short story. Also includes a free bonus short story: Chivalry
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 161,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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?
The Ostraka Plays - Volume FIVE - CONSTANTINOPLE, ITS DREAMS
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Constantinople, once the greatest city ever known, has degenerated into a grotesque; a carnival of buffons and butchers who stumble with abandon and glee through this city's mazes and its endless riddles. In this play, the City is both a meditation and an escape – a dream in which the past imagines the present.
The Conspiracy to Assassinate Jesus Christ
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Jesus Christ is about to start a revolution—but it’s not the one he had in mind! Opposing forces in Judea, coerced by the most powerful man in the Roman Empire, attempt to maneuver Jesus as a pawn in a conspiracy to overthrow Rome’s second emperor, Tiberius. A new and original plot unfolds as the same biblical events are driven by new and plausible motivations of Pilate, Caiaphas and others.