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The World Beyond: A Novel of Ancient Greece by Deanna Madden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
429 B.C. Athens is at war. A plague is spreading across the city. And fifteen-year-old Rhea is facing an arranged marriage with a brutal older man. With time running out, she vows to catch a glimpse of the handsome young athlete Doros. Meanwhile, Maron, a gifted sculptor-slave she has befriended, urges her to shape her own destiny and risk all for love.
The Confessions of Socrates by R. L. Prendergast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Socrates sits chained to a wall in a small prison cell. In a month he will die of hemlock poisoning. At night, by the light of a tiny oil lamp, on rolls of paper smuggled in by loyal friends, he tells his three sons the story of his life. Socrates honestly reveals his thoughts and feelings, his successes and his failures, and his search for the answer to the ultimate question—how can I be happy?
Shadow of Hope by Elsye Harwood
Price: Free! Words: 110,190. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Lillian White Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
A simple shepherd in ancient Greece, Cimon struggles to deal with the aftermath of being torn from his home and wife by a wandering Rabisu. As he changes in ways he could never have imagined, it seems that the gods may not have finished with him yet. Might there be a chance for him to regain his former life and love, a shadow of hope?
The Kin by Elsye Harwood
Price: Free! Words: 105,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Lillian White Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 1 of the Custodians: Rome, present day: David Lowe arrives to research myths and folk tales. Studying in a library that seems to have as unusual a personality as it's Custodians. Parthia, second century A.D; Two legionnaires, far ahead of Emperor Trajan's legions, explore the dead city of Persepolis and unwittingly unleash a force more deadly than any the Roman Empire has had to face before.
Etruscan Blood by AM Kirkby
Price: Free! Words: 308,030. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A boy slave who becomes general and then a king. A princess who leaves home with her husband to win a new city and found her own dynasty. The rule of the Etruscan kings of Rome. War and politics, vengeful gods and vindictive ghosts, passion and hatred, and above all, blood.
A Roman Story: General Engagement by C.A. Baugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,360. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Follow Gaius Vantinius and his brothers as they weave their way towards their final destiny, while in the process, fighting barbarian hordes and senatorial assassins in an attempt to protect and defend three of Rome’s most beautiful and enigmatic hostages, even unto death; so decrees Rome!
Achilles vs. Mecha-Hector: A Bronzepunk Adventure by Jesse Beeson-Tate
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.
Byzantine Warrior: War in the East, African Adventures and the Italian Debacle by Peter Haig
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.
Companions by Peter Darman
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.
AD29 by Tony Sadgrove
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.
Before Now and After by David William Kirby
Price: Free! Words: 66,360. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This author's first book written when he was just 15 years old, The story relates 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 on a mythical island, then onto Imperial Rome, through history to modern times and way into the deadly future.
The Veiled Assassin, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire by Q. V. Hunter
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.
A New Beginning by Graham Sealby
Price: Free! Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Adlai ben Yusuf the son of a humble carpenter, grew up in the village of Nazareth . With his brother Tavi, and cousin Cephas, he enjoyed the usual escapades and miss-adventures of a normal teenage boy.Then suddenly, a simple mistake occurred that would have tragic and far-reaching consequences.Years later, Adlai now a mature man of 32 summers, began to preach a message of hope for all.
Победы, Которые Не Умирают by Юлия Ефимова
You set the price! Words: 176,990. Language: Russian. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » General
Исторический роман, в котором есть место и приключениям, и войнам, и спортивным победам. Это история, в которой жизни реальных и вымышленных персонажей проходят на фоне событий конца 6-начала 5 вв. до н.э., происходивших на огромной территории эллинского мира от Древней Греции до Северного Причерноморья. Много интересного найдет для себя и тот, кто увлекается историей античных Олимпийских игр.
By Blood or By Bond by Hazel B. West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,240. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family(3.00 from 1 review)
Caolan, the son of a Celtic chieftain and Viggo, a centurion from the Roman army are thrown together in poor circumstances by the deaths of Caolan's father and Viggo's son. Can they look past their differences and hatred of each other to find what they have lost: a father and a son?
The Ephesus Scroll by Ben Chenoweth
Series: Exegetical Histories. Price: Free! Words: 87,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 93 AD, a young man is entrusted with a scroll to read in seven churches in Asia Minor. However, the scroll sparks rebellion wherever he goes and the Roman authorities attempt to track him down. In 2005 AD, a young Russian couple from St. Petersburg come across an ancient scroll. It appears to be an early copy of the book of Revelation. Has it come to light at this very time for a reason?
The Mourning Woman by Steven M. Roth
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...
Korinna by Kristina O'Donnelly
Price: $2.99 USD. 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.
To Crown a Caesar (The Praetorian Series - Book II) by Edward Crichton
Series: The Praetorian, II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,250. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Five years have passed since former Navy SEAL Jacob Hunter first brought his team of Special Forces operators back in time to the days of Ancient Rome. On the run ever since, as both hunters and prey, their lives are spent in constant pursuit by agents of the Empress Agrippina. But History is finally on their side as they concoct a risky plan to repair the timeline and find their way home.
Pale Eyes by James Welsh
Price: Free! Words: 98,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(5.00 from 1 review)
When the invincible Zeus is killed, his daughter Athena must rally her chaotic family of gods against a rising darkness, one that will not stop until Greece’s beauty is in ashes.
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