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Hoplite - Part 1: Lysander
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
When Lysander is recalled back from furlough by the Athenian Army to intervene in a dispute between the island Samos and the City state of Miletus, Alexander decides to follow him, but finds himself trapped on the troop ship when it embarks. With the ship unable to return to port, Alexander must stay with the troops all the way to Samos but the Samians revolt and all the Athenians are in danger.
Achilles vs. Mecha-Hector: A Bronzepunk Adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Hector, the mechanical champion of Troy, would like to think he's your average man. He's got good friends, a steady job fighting the foreign army that besieges his city, and a second chance at life following his disastrous duel with Achilles. What he doesn't have is a clue as to who murdered his brilliant resurrector.
Quintus Saturnus The Time of Five Emperors
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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.
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.
The Augur
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Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Nothing in Rome can be done without an augury. A magistrate is elected, a law is made, a marriage is arranged; the augur reads the signs in the heavens - the flight of birds, or the roar of thunder. It is, in many ways, a formality; but sometimes the gods seem to speak more directly, and a man's sanity could easily be threatened.
Romans versus Corinthians
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
An outrageous look at a crucial moment in history as the author brings you another of his hilarious short play romps through time. Join Julius Caesar as he meets the Corinthians in an epic moment you will never forget! Ten minute playwriting at its finest.
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.
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!
The Gladiator's Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Orphaned and enslaved, kept for the pleasure of Rome's fiercest warriors, Celeste will soon learn that not every gladiator is a beast--and love can indeed set one free.
The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: 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.
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.
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.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
Crossing the Rubicon: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.
Perchance to Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A man dies content knowing he’s lived the life of a true Englishman. When he finds his trials are far from over, he has to question whether it was all a waste of effort.
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.
Meeting Tiberius and Other Roman Tales
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Series: Gaius and Tiberius. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Tales drawn from the universe of Gaius and Achilles and Dancing Phaedra. Set in the tumultuous final decades of the Roman Republic, the stories centre on the amorous lives of a group of friends and lovers living on the fringes of Rome's creative demi monde . NB Other than the first story, they contain 'spoilers' for the earlier published works.
When I Come Again
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Becan, returning home after four years of trading with the Romans, looks forward to meeting his sweetheart and to their marriage. He knows she will be waiting for him. He's sent her messages every year and is certain that she has kept her word and waited for him. But there have been other things happening he doesn't know about. So will Laila the Fair be there for Becan?
The Seven Sorrows of Mary
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The angel had promised her that her son would become ruler in Judea . . . but instead he became a traveling preacher. Now she feared that she was losing his love. This is a portrayal of the most famous mother and son relationship in history in a new but all too familiar light.