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A Goddess' Curse: Hera's Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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Hera, Queen of the Gods, is the most powerful goddess on Mount Olympos. Beautiful, sensual, and merciless, she is a goddess renowned for her jealous rages and for inflicting horrors on hapless victims. She’s the protector of women, virtue, family and marriage yet her husband, Zeus, has had countless affairs. She puts up with it. Why? Is she really malicious or a product of circumstance?
The Back Gate to Hell, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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 Last Hero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,350. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Set in Greece around 1200 b.c this book tells the story of Alkmaion, heir to the throne of Pylos. The Mycenean Empire is under threat from barbarian attackers but Alkmaion's elders are too complacent to believe it. The resulting attack sends him on a desperate quest to find allies who will help him to regain his kingdom.
Achilles vs. Mecha-Hector: A Bronzepunk Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Sol Invictus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
After his fatal duel with Achilles, Prince Hector of Troy is brought back to life by a rogue adherent of Vulcan. Thrust back into a world he no longer understands, Hector and his geriatric companions must navigate the mystery surrounding his resurrector’s death, a sinister plot by Lovecraftian gods from Troy’s dark past, and their own alcohol-induced incompetence.
Theodora. The Justinian Wars
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 156,590. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
When Rome fell in 473AD, Constantinople became the capital of the remnants of the Roman Empire. Virtually every province west of Greece had fallen to the Goths or barbarians and in north Africa to the Visigoths. This historical novel tells the story of Theodora, one time actress or vedette who became the wife of Flavius Justinian, four years before he became Emperor Justinian.
Thusnelda in Exile
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Classics
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 Treasure Hunt: 'A First Century Soldier's Story'
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,030. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Christian » Historical
'The Treasure Hunt' is historical fiction for Christians, set in the first century. Cyrus, a gifted teen from Tarsus, Cilicia, grows up fast in the rough and tumble world of the Roman Legion. His adventures take him from Tarsus to the battlefields of Armenia, and finally to Jerusalem and Rome, where he must confront his own faith, save those he loves most, and find the world's greatest treasure.
The Dragon of the Ishtar Gate
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 132,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
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
Pompeii, a Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: 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.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Four
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Historic Heroines is pleased to release the fourth installment in its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Four, Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I, and her family attend a dinner party and meet two foreigners who have traveled across the Aegean Sea to ask for Sparta's help.
Companions
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
Korinna
You set the price! Words: 132,590. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A young woman raised in the temples is suddenly exposed to the brutality of the conflict between Rome and Mithriades, King of Pontus and Rome's great enemy. Korinna calls on memories of earlier lives to survive in these turbulent times even as she develops a relationship with the Roman soldier. O'Donnelly delivers a powerful historical novel with a touch of magic.
Ever the Twins Shall Meet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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.
Bias and the Adulterous Daughter
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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.
Legionary: Viper of the North (Legionary 2)
Series: Legionary, Book 2. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Danubian frontier is weaker than ever, and a storm is gathering in the north . . .
Murder At The Festival Of Apaturia
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Bias of Priene is back! In the much awaited sequel to Murder at the Panionic Games, Bias must once again put his deductive powers to work to save his city-state from the miasma of death. When a young Lydian man is found dead on the first day of the festival of Apaturia, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios, Bias is conscripted to solve the murder!
The Gryphon's Skull
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Menedemos, the dashing young sea captain, and his cousin, the scholarly Sostratos, are back in a new adventure. As opposing forces maneuver for advantage in the eastern Mediterranean, the cousins are determined not to let circumstances stand in the way of a profitable venture…especially since they are now in possession of a rare skull purported to be from the mythical Gryphon.
The Arrows of Hercules
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set in the time of Dionysios I of Syracuse, at the beginning of the 4th century BC, The Arrows of Hercules tells the tale of Zopyros of Tarentum, an engineer who invents an improved type of catapult. He is quickly drafted by Dionysios into Syracuse’s war efforts against Carthage, which sets him on a series of adventures including a battle against Etruscan pirates and a kidnapping in Carthage.
OF SUCH IS THE KINGDOM, Parts I & II, A Novel of the Christ and the Roman Empire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Christian » Historical
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.