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Marius' Mules: Prelude to War
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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.
Phae and the Sun Chariot (Book 1 of the Phae Trilogy)
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Price: Free! Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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.
Pompeii, a Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A dramatic, action-packed fictional account of the final hours of a Roman merchant and his wife caught in the wrong place, at the wrong time in the great city of Pompeii. A bonus five-chapter preview of the sequel, and soon to be released novel, “The Merchant’s Daughter,” is included.
Ever the Twins Shall Meet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
March of 88 AD. The marketplace in Smyrna. Suddenly, a commotion erupts and a handsome young man is being confronted by a merchant and two Roman legionnaires and on the say-so of several eye-witnesses, is taken into custody for a theft that had occurred the prior day. But he didn't do it. Wasn't even in the city. Only one explanation: he has a twin! And so it is, and so the story begins.
Keith Ramsbottom: (Episode I) Rebel Leader
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Price: Free! Words: 48,710. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
AD 59. Britain is suffering under Roman occupation. The people are holding out for a saviour, a leader, a hero. What they get is Keith Ramsbottom. He’s a boy on a mission. If only he knew what that was. He must fight slavery and injustice, his secret crush on Boudicca and his greatest enemy of all: Latin homework. A searing portrait of Britain in the 60s. The AD 60s, that is.
The Thomas Letters
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Thomas Letters takes the reader on an intriguing journey in the mind of the character Thomas, one of Jesus’ disciples. We follow him in his cynical phase, his conviction phase, his disillusionment phase, and finally as he reaches his personal epiphany. The book also gives the reader a unique perspective on life in the first century.
De hoorn van de vrijheid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
De Romeinen hebben de Lage Landen bezet. Het meisje Suana en de jongen Uffio, een slaaf, zoeken de gouden Hoorn van de vrijheid. Een piratenaanval op hun dorp gooit roet in het eten. Uffio krijgt uiteindelijk zijn vrijheid, maar welke rol speelt die geheimzinnige hoorn? Een verhaal over vriendschap en verliefdheid.
OF SUCH IS THE KINGDOM, Parts I & II, A Novel of the Christ and the Roman Empire
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In 33 A.D, a cynical, non-conformist salesman, a disgruntled blacksmith, and a musing mendicant all seek something better. The non-conformist, Herod’s foster brother, helps Herod foment an insurrection against Pilate, using the blacksmith, Barabbas, as leader, to the dismay of Barabbas' Godly but fearful wife. The mendicant, a young man, joins with a completely unsympathetic older mendicant.
Thusnelda in Exile
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Thusnelda's story provides a record of events in the first century AD from a perspective different from the Roman historians of the time; it provides an insight into the mind of a remarkable woman who could have been the queen of an empire capable of challenging the Roman super power.
The Dragon of the Ishtar Gate
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 132,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Bessas of Zariaspa is a young officer in the Immortals regiment, sworn to protect and obey his King at all costs. The King wishes immortality and to that end tasks Bessas to find items that make an immortality potion, including the blood of a dragon and the ear of a King. The Dragon of the Ishtar Gate is a swashbuckling historical novel with larger-than-life characters, set in a detailed historica
Alexander's Lighthouse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,930. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In 92 AD, Alexandria Egypt is the unchallenged pinnacle of Western intellectual achievement. A melting pot of Egyptians, Greeks, Jews, and Romans, the city frequently boils over into violence. A young engineer finds himself caught between the Romans and rebel forces as he helps invent the most powerful weapon in the world.
Bias and the Adulterous Daughter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In ancient Ionia, there are no private detectives. However Bias, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios in Priene, has been asked to solve a private mystery. Kreton, the patriarch of the neighboring estate, suspects his daughter-in-law of carrying on with someone other than her husband. Bias must find out in this short story sequel to Murder at the Festival of Apaturia.
Zeus of Ithome
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,900. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Three Hundred Years of Slavery. Greece, 373 BC. For three centuries, the Messenian people have been brutally subjugated by their Spartan neighbours and forced to work the land as helot slaves. Diocles, a seventeen-year-old helot, has known no other life but servitude. After an encounter with Spartan assassins, he is forced to flee, leaving behind his family and his love, Elpis.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.
The Judgment of Paris
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Price: Free! Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Euphorion, son of Aeschylus, will stop at nothing to outshine his father's glory in theater. Even if it means cheating!
Legionary: Viper of the North (Legionary 2)
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Series: Legionary, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Danubian frontier is weaker than ever, and a storm is gathering in the north . . .
The Back Gate to Hell, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
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Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,110. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Roman agent Numidianus' mission to spy on Caesar Gallus and his vicious consort Constantia tosses him into Antioch's cesspool of corruption. This third adventure in the Embers of Empire pits Marcus against the warring heirs to the Constantine dynasty and the eunuchs who rule them. Can Marcus save the Empire? More important, can he save his son Leo from mutilation by the Chief Eunuch, Eusebius?
The Mourning Woman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the time that has passed since MANDARIN YELLOW, Socrates' father has died and his mother has returned to her Greek origins, moving into a condominium populated by elderly Greek immigrants, including one woman who is reputed to be the direct descendant of the ancient Oracle at Delphi. And that is where Socrates' problems begin...
The Writer - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In Ancient Rome, a young writer decides to publish a story that will change the world.
Waters of Sul
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,470. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
At Aquae Sulis, Britain, 72AD, a statue of the hated Emperor Claudius is being erected. But the local people are threatening rebellion...