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The Trial of Pontius Pilate
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,580. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The story of Easter from a completely different perspective; not during Easter, but in the weeks after, as Pontius Pilate is tried for ordering the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. Is Pilate guilty of condemning an innocent man to death?
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter One
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015 by Kristen LePine. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta opens with a reimagined twist on the Medusa myth then follows Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Golden Ass
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
“The Golden Ass” was originally titled ‘The Metamorphoses of Apuleius.’ St. Augustine later named it as “The Golden Ass.” It happens to be the only Ancient Roman novel in Latin that has survived in its entirety.
Hoplite - Part 4: Harbinger
Series: Hoplite: Olympian Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Alexander learns the depth of the animosity towards him from some of the hoplites when he is tricked, betrayed and ostracised. He must learn how to fight back from a position of weakness and undertakes a deeper level of training with his two mentors. Now he must plan his revenge.....
Hoplite - Part 3: Training
Series: Hoplite: Olympian Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Alexander commences training with the other hoplites in their stockade on Samos, but someone doesn't want him there. Alexander has been bullied his whole life, because of his Thracian looks - red hair and pale skin - and this is nothing new to him. He soon finds out that being bulled by school boys and being targeted by trained soldiers is an entirely new level of danger.
The Flames of Cyzicus: A Cassius Corbulo short story
Price: Free! Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set between the events of 'The Siege' and 'The Imperial Banner', this compelling short story follows Roman agent Cassius Corbulo as he investigates a mysterious series of fires.
Fail Caesar (A Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
As a centurion in the Roman legions, Lucius Gaius Severus has killed his fair share of men, but he’s never killed the same man twice…until yesterday. This story is also available in the bundled collection, "All Things Odd: 12 Speculative Fiction Stories."
Hoplite - Part 1: Lysander
Series: Hoplite: Olympian Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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.
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: $0.99 USD. 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.
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.
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.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
Price: $0.99 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.
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.
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.
Bias and the Adulterous Daughter
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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.

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