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The Wolves of Ambition, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,550. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Agent Numidianus must spy on a rising Franco-Roman hero rescuing Roman Gaul from Alemannic raiders. General Silvanus once betrayed Marcus’ father but later saved Marcus himself from execution. Is Silvanus now the man to save the Roman Empire of the West—or destroy it? Should Marcus warn him of treachery in Emperor Constantius II’s court or let the Fates exact revenge on his behalf?
Etruscan Blood
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.
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.
Sword and Lyre
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,370. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In the era when Trojan, Mycenaean and Minoan ships plied the Mediterranean and life was precarious, a young boy escapes the brutal murder of his parents by mysterious intruders on the tiny island they have made their home.
Onesimus: A Novel of Early Christianity
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,740. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Sulis Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Born into slavery to his master Philemon, Onesimus is a sullen and sly slave who dreams only of freedom. But his plan results in betrayal, and he is is forced to face the not only the power and decadence of the Roman Empire, but contradictions and decadence in himself. Along the way, he meets an infamous man and becomes part of one of the most moving stories of all time.
A Roman Story: General Engagement
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,360. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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!
Betrayal: A Novel of Rome
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Servius Curius has inherited the estate of his late grandfather, Lucius Curius, one of Cicero’s spies. After a visit from a stranger, and the delivery of an old document case, his slave attendant Demetrius, who has his own cryptic past, guides his young master to the revelation of a tragic family secret, interwoven with his reminiscences of witnessing the zenith of Cicero’s consulship.
Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia (Legionary 4)
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 126,230. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The legions are in tatters, and the Gothic hordes are gathering beyond the mountains . . .
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: Free! 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.
Devotio: The House of Mus (Book 1 of The Devotio Series)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,190. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
298 BC. Central Italy. In the Roman colony of Sora, Gaius, an eighteen year old farmer's son has little inkling that his life is about to utterly change. As tragedy strikes he is forced on a journey that will lead him to the House of Mus and set him on the path to becoming one of the young republic's greatest soldier's.
The Fortune of Carthage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,890. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
207 BC. Rome and Carthage have been at war for eleven years. Rome has endured the unendurable but as the pulse of the nation beats low, a new call arises that fills every Roman heart with foreboding. Hasdrubal, son of Hamilcar has crossed the Alps and is intent on joining his brother, Hannibal and deciding the greatest war of the classical age once and for all.
The Shield of Rome
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,890. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
216 BC. After the disastrous battle of Cannae it seems inevitable that the proud Roman republic will fall. In Rome only one man, Quintus Fabius Maximus seems to have the strength to guide the panic stricken city through the crisis. His heroic spirit rallies his countrymen and a divided Senate but his life is put in danger when a ruthless assassin arrives in Rome with orders to kill Fabius.
Hibernia (Book 2 of The Veteran of Rome Series)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,530. Language: British English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
AD 86. In the burgeoning Roman settlement of Londinium, Corbulo, retired veteran of twenty five years service in the Twentieth Legion, has become a successful small businessman and built a new life for himself and his family. But when his closest friend and fellow veteran of the Twentieth goes missing Corbulo is drawn into a web of conspiracy and danger that turns him into a wanted man.
Caledonia (Book 1 of The Veteran of Rome Series)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,770. Language: British English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
83 AD. In the aftermath of the battle of Mons Graupius, Corbulo, retired veteran of the Twentieth Legion sets out to search for his missing son in the trackless wastes of Caledonia. Hunted by fierce Barbarian warriors and a gang of mercenaries Corbulo must use all his wits, courage and experience to find and bring back his estranged son.
The Augur
Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
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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.
The Sacred Land
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Menedemos, the young dashing sea captain, and his helper (and cousin) the scholarly Sostratos, are back in their third adventure. This time around the two cousins end up in the Sacred Land, Jerusalem, where they encounter a strange religion. As always, trouble follows them and they must once again use their quick wits to survive and, hopefully, make a profit from their long journey.
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.
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. 5. A Druid's Work
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Caledonia, 83AD. As the Romans press their advantage in Scotland, Calach of the Caledonii clan must ready his forces for the Roman invasion of the highlands. His brother Uwan, a young druid has a plan to end the war with little bloodshed, and must embark on a dangerous voyage to the heart of Rome itself. Between the two, they hold the very future of their country in their hands.