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The Arrows of Hercules
By L. Sprague de Camp
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: 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.
The Gryphon's Skull
By Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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 Back Gate to Hell, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
By Q. V. Hunter
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,110. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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?
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
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.
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 . . .
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.
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.
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.
Marius' Mules V: Hades' Gate
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,460. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
54bc. As tensions build in Gaul and the druids manoeuvre the tribes towards general rebellion, Priscus and the diminishing senior staff of Caesar's army prepare to return to Britannia, this time with a vast army and a will to crush the tribes of that mysterious island.
Победы, Которые Не Умирают
By Юлия Ефимова
Price: Free! Words: 176,990. Language: Russian. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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.
Scythian Trilogy Book 3: Funeral in Babylon
By Max Overton
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,570. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Alexander the Great has returned from India and set up his court in Babylon. Nikometros and a band of loyal Scythians journey deep into the heart of Persia to join the Royal court. Nikometros finds himself embroiled in the intrigues and wars of kings, generals, and merchant adventurers as he strives to provide a safe haven for his lover and friends. The fate of an Empire hangs in the balance...
Scythian Trilogy Book 2: The Golden King
By Max Overton
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,000. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The chief of the tribe is dead, killed by his son's treachery; and the priestess, the lover of the young cavalry officer, Nikometros, is carried off into the mountains. Nikometros and his friends set off in pursuit. Death rides with them and by the time they return, the tribes are at war. Nikometros is faced with the choice of attempting to become chief himself or leaving the people he has come
By Blood or By Bond
By Hazel B. West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,240. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: 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?
Javelin Thrower
By Anthony Villanueva
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,580. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Nothing is more terrifying than being impaled by the twenty-one inch Gladius or the perfectly thrown javelin; except failure on the battlefield. Just ask Lucius Pontius.
Одиссей (дилогия)
By Henry Lion Oldie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Я, Одиссей, сын Лаэрта-Садовника и Антиклеи, лучшей из матерей. Одиссей, внук Автолика Гермесида, по сей день щедро осыпанного хвалой и хулой, и Аркесия-островитянина, забытого едва ли не сразу после его смерти...
South of Burnt Rocks West of the Moon
By GJ Berger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Winner of the San Diego Book Awards for Best Published Historical Fiction Novel of 2012. "A wonderfully crafted balance of Roman-era drama and the fierceness of battle." Kirkus Reviews (2012 B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree (2013) Awesome Indies Honoree (2013)
Герой должен быть один
By Henry Lion Oldie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 151,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Миф о подвигах Геракла известен всем. Но не все знают, что на юном Геракле пересеклись интересы Олимпийской Семьи, свергнутых в Тартар титанов, а также многих людей — в результате чего будущий герой и его брат Ификл с детства стали заложниками чужих интриг. И никтоне знает о смертельно опасной тайне, которую хранит Амфитрион - земной отец Геракла.