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Before Atlantis
By Skot David Wilson
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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A short story of the time before Atlantis, the foundation of civilization in the Isle of Olympia in the Atlantic.
Trust
By Heather Hellinger
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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What happens when a mortal woman falls in love with a god? Based on the myth of Cupid and Psyche, a short story about desire, deception, and the doubt that lives in dark places.
Accursed Women
By Luciana Cavallaro
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Five stories, five women, five legends. A Minoan Princess, a Spartan Queen, the Queen of the Gods, the first woman on earth and a Gorgone share their lives and stories in one volume.
The Treasure Hunt: 'A First Century Soldier's Story'
By Patrick Fourchy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,030. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
'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.
Before the Legend
By J.U. Scribe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
He thought his home was safe. He thought his parents loved him. He even used to think his island home was all there was... or perhaps it was all an illusion. Now see the world through the eyes of a young boy living in the shadows of the Roman Empire. But in the next three days an impending event is coming and it will prove far more deadlier than his wildest dreams.
Fancied to Death
By Marianne McAllister
Price: Free! Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dead body, art so bad it’s a crime, and a hangover that just might kill him. Quintus Valerius Drusus is on the case in Imperial Rome with the help of Marcus Clodius of the vigiles, and more amphorae of Falernian than he can handle.This is the first in a series of mystery shorts featuring Quintus Valerius Drusus, enthusiastic lover of wine, women, and song. He also investigates things.
Zeus of Ithome
By T E Taylor
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.
Legionary: Land of the Sacred Fire (Legionary 3)
By Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary, Book 3. Price: $3.31 USD. Words: 120,850. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The empire is on its knees, but a last hope lies beyond the eastern frontier . . .
The Seven Sorrows of Mary
By Ted Reynolds
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.
What the Gorgon Saw
By Kara Caldwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
What does it take to make a monster? Stheno isn’t evil. She and her sisters serve the goddess faithfully. But when Medusa's scream shatters the silence, their lives will change forever. Can three sisters survive when even the gods turn against them? Includes the bonus story, Spring Maiden’s Shadow. Each Flash Fiction Myth is 500 to 1,000 words: the perfect size for a quick read.
Over the Wine-Dark Sea
By Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,600. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Menedemos, the young dashing sea captain, and his helper, the scholarly Sostratos, are sea-traders from the Greek island of Rhodes. Fearless sailors, they will travel any distance to make a profit or to search for rich treasures. As if avoiding pirates and barbarians isn’t enough, they are also caught between the political intrigues of Alexander’s former generals.
The Last Hero
By Hilary Green
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,350. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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.
Usurpers, A Novel of the Late Roman Empire
By Q. V. Hunter
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Intelligence agent Marcus must escape the court of Emperor Constans after he uncovers the humiliating secret of the young ruler's vice-ridden entourage. But his flight lands him in greater danger—a delicate assignment to investigate a military conspiracy to usurp Constans’ throne. Worse, this mission means spying on the very man whose trust Marcus craves more than anything.
Il sacro fuoco della regina
By Ercole De Angelis
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: Italian. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
E’ una storia di amore, di amicizia, di guerra vissuta nel 1200 a.c. nel Lazio. La trama si sviluppa in un clima colmo di premonizioni e di destini incrociati, dove il naturale e il soprannaturale, la morte e la vita si fondono in un continuo inseguirsi per dare spazio alla leggenda. Gli spunti narrativi e i personaggi mitologico-storici intorno ai quali si sviluppa la trama, provengono dall’Eneid
The Wandering King (Book 1: Summer, Harvest, War)
By Stephen Bradford Marte
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,390. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Wandering King is based on 'The History' by Herodotus. People know the story of Leonidas and the last stand of the 300 Spartans at Thermopylae, but many of Herodotus’ best stories have never been told—till now. Join Leonidas' nephew Euryanax, whose name means 'The Wandering King,' as he wanders around the Mediterranean fighting the Persians and engaging in a little romance along the way.
格斗士的抉择
By Oliver Ma
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
怀着建功立业和探索冒险的理想,埃里克和他的朋友们加入了战无不胜的迦太基军队。不幸的是,战局发生了统帅汉尼拔都没预料的逆转,埃里克和朋友们落到了罗马人的手里,并被逼迫走上血腥的格斗士不归之路。前方等待埃里克的是什么?埃里克能够在朋友的帮助下活下来么?
A Gladiator's Dilemma
By Oliver Ma
Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Eric and his friends joined the Carthaginian Army for glory and adventure, but when a disastrous turn of events Hannibal Barca himself failed to foresee occurred, they were captured and forced into the harsh and bloody shoes of Gladiators. Can Eric lean on his friends's shoulders to survive what lies ahead?
An Accidental King
By Mark Patton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,950. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
79 AD. As he approaches the end of his life, Tiberius Claudius Cogidubnus, the native-born but loyally pro-Roman client king of Britain, looks back on the thirty-six years of his reign.
Encounter on the Caelian Hill
By Nathan Hanawalt
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The gladiators of General Marius' revolutionary army run rampant through the streets of Rome, slaughtering the supporters of Sulla. Is this the end of the reign of law and order, or will one of the rebels put a stop to the bloodshed?
Boxed in a Curse
By Luciana Cavallaro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
She was created by the gods as a gift to humanity. Then there was the urn. Pandora, the first woman on Earth, was endowed with many gifts: beauty, intelligence, domesticity, and curiosity. She was at once lover, sympathiser and nurturer.