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Achilles vs. Mecha-Hector: A Bronzepunk Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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
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.
The Writer - A Short Story
Price: Free! 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.
The Augur
Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(4.00 from 1 review)
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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)
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.
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. 5. A Druid's Work
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Caledonia, 83AD. As the Romans press their advantage in Scotland, Calach of the Caledonii clan must ready his forces for the Roman invasion of the highlands. His brother Uwan, a young druid has a plan to end the war with little bloodshed, and must embark on a dangerous voyage to the heart of Rome itself. Between the two, they hold the very future of their country in their hands.
Marius' Mules VII: The Great Revolt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The pieces are in place. After months of clandestine organisation, Vercingetorix, backed by the druids and leading an army of rebellious tribes, is ready to make his first moves towards independence for his people and the annihilation of Rome's presence in Gaul. Fronto and his friends are heading for a clash of armies the likes of which the north has never seen... at Alesia
The Regent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,700. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Galla Placidia, exiled sister of the Roman Emperor, is determined to put her young son on the Western throne. She is aided by the barbarian Aspar - who loves her but is tormented by his own dark secret - and opposed by her cousin and the ruthless General Aetius. As events move to a stirring climax, Galla must choose between her fierce ambition for her son and a life with the man she loves.
Byzantine Warrior: War in the East, African Adventures and the Italian Debacle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
O stranger, Vitalian, lies buried here. Go tell the Byzantines the soldier served Rome well. The barbarians killed a brave warrior who fought on the Danube, in the East, in Africa and Italy. He is mourned by his beautiful wife and sons. Soldier of Rome we salute you.
The Judgment of Paris
Price: Free! Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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.
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.
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.
AD29
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Emperor Tiberius needs to increase revenue. He decides to increase the tribute paid by the provinces. One, Judea, is a problem. He sends Publius to engineer a situation which will force the local government, the Sanhedrin, to comply. This is Publius' solution.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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.
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.
Keith Ramsbottom: (Episode I) Rebel Leader
Price: Free! Words: 48,710. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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.
Before Now and After
You set the price! Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This author's first book written when he was just 15 years, It follows the history of the mythical 'Tetragramatton' (The supposed true name of GOD translated as Yehova in the King James Bible). Set in three distinct sections the narrative begins in a mythical island, onto Imperial Rome and then through to modern times. A masterpiece of esoteric knowledge.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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.