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Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
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.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Emperor Tiberius needs to increase revenue. He decides to increase the tribute paid by the provinces. One, Judea, is a problem. He sends Publius to engineer a situation which will force the local government, the Sanhedrin, to comply. This is Publius' solution.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
Price: $2.99 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.
Upon This Rock: The Life of St. Peter
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 201,050. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The early years after the Resurrection, and the power of a Gospel and a new World, now available as an ebook. Murphy, author of the bestselling The Vicar of Christ, engages the epic grandeur of the Resurrection and the heroic struggle of Simon Peter to spread the good word that the kingdom of God is at hand. His journey is harrowing, full of doubt and drama, and leads--as all roads do--to Rome.
Pompeii, a Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A dramatic, action-packed fictional account of the final hours of a Roman merchant and his wife caught in the wrong place, at the wrong time in the great city of Pompeii. A bonus five-chapter preview of the sequel, and soon to be released novel, “The Merchant’s Daughter,” is included.
Socrates PI: 415 BC
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Socrates a detective in ancient Athens? When the holy statues of Athens, the herms, were castrated, Socrates was there. He would try to discover the perpetrators. Then, an adolescent boy was castrated; Socrates would know about it. Socrates, philosopher became Socrates, Private Investigator: Socrates PI.
The Saint's Mistress
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In fourth-century North Africa, peasant girl Leona falls in love with a Roman aristocrat - the future Saint Augustine. Their story unfolds against the backdrop of Rome’s fall and Christianity’s rise. Drawn from Augustine’s autobiography, The Saint’s Mistress breathes life into the previously untold story of his beloved mistress.
Thusnelda in Exile
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Classics
Thusnelda's story provides a record of events in the first century AD from a perspective different from the Roman historians of the time; it provides an insight into the mind of a remarkable woman who could have been the queen of an empire capable of challenging the Roman super power.
Keith Ramsbottom: (Episode I) Rebel Leader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
AD 59. Britain is suffering under Roman occupation. The people are holding out for a saviour, a leader, a hero. What they get is Keith Ramsbottom. He’s a boy on a mission. If only he knew what that was. He must fight slavery and injustice, his secret crush on Boudicca and his greatest enemy of all: Latin homework. A searing portrait of Britain in the 60s. The AD 60s, that is.
The Shadow of the Lie
Series: Adventures in Time and Magic, Book 2. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 153,730. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The main protagonist, the five boys and Merdlyn the wizard are approached by a Magi from ancient Persia who claims that the Persian Empire is actually under the control of the Demon Aesma and that it is Merdlyn and the boys who must save the world from his domination of the world.
The Arrows of Hercules
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: 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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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.
Before Now and After
You set the price! Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This author's first book written when he was just 15 years, It follows the history of the mythical 'Tetragramatton' (The supposed true name of GOD translated as Yehova in the King James Bible). Set in three distinct sections the narrative begins in a mythical island, onto Imperial Rome and then through to modern times. A masterpiece of esoteric knowledge.
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
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A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.
William Shakespeare’s "Julius Caesar": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." For hundreds of years, the Romans had a republic rather than a kingdom. Many influential Romans, however, were afraid that Julius Caesar wanted to be King of the Romans, and they were determined to stop him. Shakespeare’s play tells what happened to Caesar and to those people who conspired against him.
Bias and the Adulterous Daughter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. 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.
Murder At The Festival Of Apaturia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Bias of Priene is back! In the much awaited sequel to Murder at the Panionic Games, Bias must once again put his deductive powers to work to save his city-state from the miasma of death. When a young Lydian man is found dead on the first day of the festival of Apaturia, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios, Bias is conscripted to solve the murder!