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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.
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.
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 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.
The Writer - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In Ancient Rome, a young writer decides to publish a story that will change the world.
Boxed in a Curse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
She was created by the gods as a gift to humanity. Then there was the urn. Pandora, the first woman on Earth, was endowed with many gifts: beauty, intelligence, domesticity, and curiosity. She was at once lover, sympathiser and nurturer.
Одиссей (дилогия)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Я, Одиссей, сын Лаэрта-Садовника и Антиклеи, лучшей из матерей. Одиссей, внук Автолика Гермесида, по сей день щедро осыпанного хвалой и хулой, и Аркесия-островитянина, забытого едва ли не сразу после его смерти...
In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire
Series: In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Marcus Aurelius is a newly promoted Roman military officer who finds himself surrounded by unusual circumstances in a strange new land. What revelations await him?
Phae and the Sun Chariot (Book 1 of the Phae Trilogy)
Price: Free! Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Meet Phae, the son of Helios, God of the Sun. Join the godling on an epic adventure that will see readers gasp at the wonders of Helios' kingdom, all the way to the top of Mount Olympus to the dregs of the Underworld. Phae had crached the Sun Chariot and has to find a way to reverse his mistake. Before the world burns under the merciless wrath of the Sun.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Three
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Three, Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I, journeys through the Spartan village to meet her friend Phoebe, who is a priestess at the sanctuary of Artemis at Orthia.
Hooks to Hang Memories From (Draft)
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This is inspired from Frances Yates' books Theatre of the World and The Art of Memory, and also from the writing of Luis Borges.
Over the Wine-Dark Sea
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,600. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Menedemos, the young dashing sea captain, and his helper, the scholarly Sostratos, are sea-traders from the Greek island of Rhodes. Fearless sailors, they will travel any distance to make a profit or to search for rich treasures. As if avoiding pirates and barbarians isn’t enough, they are also caught between the political intrigues of Alexander’s former generals.
William Shakespeare’s "Julius Caesar": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,440. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." For hundreds of years, the Romans had a republic rather than a kingdom. Many influential Romans, however, were afraid that Julius Caesar wanted to be King of the Romans, and they were determined to stop him. Shakespeare’s play tells what happened to Caesar and to those people who conspired against him.
Marius' Mules: Prelude to War
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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.