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Anticipated by Ida Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
One man, one hope—two very different paths. When 9-year-old Uzziel discovers a small child in a Bethlehem manger, he knows he has found something amazing. Piecing together the ancient prophecies he comes to the conclusion this child is the long-awaited Messiah. When he believes the child killed by Herod, his hatred for the Romans is cemented and so begins a life-long search for a new Messiah.
The Rome Gospel by Ben Chenoweth
Series: Exegetical Histories. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,980. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
In the aftermath of the Fire of Rome, Yohanan, also called Mark, decides to leave the city. But first he must become a servant of the word by learning the account of Jesus. To do this he spends time with one of the last eyewitnesses remaining in Rome, a woman named Junia. The process stirs up memories of his childhood, the failures of his adult life, and of a horrible, dark night in Jerusalem.
When Gambling by Anne Garboczi Evans
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,230. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Olivia Kimbrell Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Commoner Cara’s never ventured far beyond the carpenter’s shop of her intended in her life. Then she meets high born Eric. His father has Eric’s future plotted out, but Eric has other plans and they include Cara. Cara longs to negate her looming betrothal. But breaking the rules lands Cara in worse trouble than she could have imagined.
Armenia Capta (Book 7 of The Veteran of Rome Series) by William Kelso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,510. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
July 113 AD. The emperor Trajan has set his sights on the strategically important kingdom of Armenia and has resolved that nothing is going to stop him from waging a war of conquest on a scale not seen since Caesar’s Gallic wars. Summoned to the east, Fergus must turn his soldiers into the finest fighting force in the eastern armies and win back the favour of his patron if he is to save his family
Prometheus by Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
When two shepherds, out hunting a wolf, stumble across a raggedly-dressed man chained to an alter rock they find themselves in danger of becoming embroiled in the affairs of the gods in which mere mortals should not involve themselves. However, what else are two lowly, honourable shepherds to do in such situations, but become involved.
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.
Caesar Ascending-Conquest of Parthia by R.W. Peake
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 194,200. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Second in the alternate history series Caesar Ascending, which imagines a world where Caesar survives the Ides of March and goes on his planned campaign against Parthia. Caesar Ascending-Conquest of Parthia is the next installment of that story.
Coram Populo by David Corrales
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
Cuento/recreación histórica acerca del absurdo, el fanatismo ciego y la fascinación popular en torno al deporte y la muerte.
Triumphus Plebis by Fredric Meek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,170. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A story of friendship and family set in ancient Rome, Gaius Gabinus and his slave, Silvanus, each have their own agenda. Gaius wants revenge for the death of his father. Silvanus wants to reunite his family and restore his freedom. Together they will pursue their respective goals and participate in one of the great moments of ancient Roman history.
Twilight Empress: A Novel of Imperial Rome by Faith L. Justice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,800. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Roman princess, Gothic queen—Placidia does the unthinkable—she rules the failing Western Roman Empire—a life of ambition, power and intrigue she doesn’t seek, but can’t refuse. A woman as well as an Empress, Placidia suffers love, loss, and betrayal. Can her strength, tenacity and ambition help her survive and triumph over scheming generals, rebellious children, and Attila the Hun?
Marius' Mules X: Fields of Mars by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The war in Gaul is over, but the fight for Rome is only just beginning. Facing a war against other Romans, with a new officer stirring up trouble, Pompey and the senate defying them, a father-in-law busily incriminating himself and powerful Roman generals consolidating positions against them, Fronto and Galronus are bound for that worst of all conflicts: Civil War.
The Carpenter's Son by E. K. Paul
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / New Testament
A novel approach to the Gospel of Matthew. This analysis of the Gospel of Matthew postulates that it was based on the Gospel of Mark and evaluates factors that may have influenced its development.
The Confessions of Socrates by R. L. Prendergast
Price: $7.99 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?
The Dacian War (Book 6 of the Veteran of Rome Series) by William Kelso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,820. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Spring 106 AD. Upper Pannonia. As the winter snows finally recede, Fergus, Marcus’s son and Corbulo’s grandson, now a junior officer in the Twentieth Legion, prepares to take part in Emperor Trajan’s Dacian war. As the Legions are ordered across the Danube frontier and into Dacia, the vexillation from the Twentieth will find itself at the sharp end of the war.
Bear and the Wolf by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Senna, a native Briton married to a Roman auxiliary, accidentally uncovers a dreadful plan by the rebellious northern Maeatae tribe. Her husband Brigius, a Briton who now serves Rome, is torn when the imperial prince Caracalla arrives in northern Britannia with his unit of vicious, dangerous Numidian cavalry, causing trouble and endangering the couple's once peaceful life.
Blood of Akhilles by R. M. Meluch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,760. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » General
BLOOD OF AKHILLES tells the story of the first year in the reign of twenty-year-old Alexander before he became known as the Great, a tale told in part by Alexander’s horse, Boukephalos, the reincarnation of one of Akhilles’ immortal horses from Troy. When King Philip is struck down on his day of triumph, his empire splinters. Alexander avenges his father, crushes all rebellions, and reunites Hella
The Silk and The Sword by Ron Singerton
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 127,090. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Rome, 71 B.C.E, Young Tacitus, torn from the girl he loves and accused of defiling his late mother’s temple, is dragooned into the Roman army by his father Gaius, a bitter and unbending Centurion. With his father and seven legions, he joins General Marcus Crassus in an ill-fated attack on the sprawling Parthian Empire. His fate is sealed.
Autumn Of An Emperor by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
“Fourteen years ago, I saw a very bright star from this balcony. Now, not a single star can be seen in the sky,” Emperor Augustus Caesar whispered to himself as he watched the eastern sky from the balcony of his room in his palace.