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Bear and the Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by S.J.A. Turney. 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.
Stormvanger
Price: $1.69 $1.18 USD. (30% off!) Words: 10,840. Language: Dutch. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Het is de tijd van Iulius Caesar. Waluch de Menapiër wil bard worden en reist af naar Brittannië. In de havenplaats Duinkreek wordt hij ontvoerd, mee naar zee genomen en daar belaagd door Germaanse piraten. Gelukkig is er nog een speciale gevangene aan boord: de druïde Benorix, die enkele wonderlijke kunsten beheerst...
Horus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the land of Egypt myths are born of legends. Along the Nile legends are born of great deeds. The god Horus tells the story of his deeds on earth as a man. Great deeds made him Pharaoh, goodness saw him pass through heaven to join the gods. But can his momentous feats defeat evil? In the end Horus has a solution, and his triumph leaves a legacy future pharaohs will live and breathe with.
A Blended Family by Spring for The Widower
Price: $2.99 $2.09 USD. (30% off!) Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2020 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A Blended Family by Spring for The Widower - A woman is shocked when the pastor at their church suggests that by Spring, he could see all of the single women in his congregation married. She begins a correspondence with a man and also knows that a neighbor is corresponding with a woman himself. A very surprising meeting occurs as she and her daughter travel to Kansas City for a first meeting.
New African Fables for Adults
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Four adult fables from an emerging African perspective are offered in this anthology. These are not traditional fairy tales. There are no talking spiders or trickster monkeys. You will grapple with jealous royal siblings, sensual warrior women, murderous demons and seductive monsters. This is fiction with a different face. This is the New Africa Movement in Literature. Not for children
Het meisje van het Grote Hert
Price: $1.95 $1.36 USD. (30% off!) Words: 6,860. Language: Dutch. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Nauwelijks enkele passen voor me verschijnt iemand. Opnieuw een angstaanjagende jonge krijger, met een strakgespannen boog deze keer. Ach, het is mijn broer Reigeroog! Hij kijkt me koud aan, zijn dodelijke pijl is op mijn hart gericht." - Een spannend avontuur voor lezers vanaf ongeveer tien jaar. Ga mee naar het kustgebied van de Nederlanden in de Bronstijd, meer dan drieduizend jaar geleden.
Words of Ahikar
Price: $2.99 $1.20 USD. (60% off!) Words: 13,690. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Words of Ahikar is the oldest surviving Israelite story, with known copies in Aramaic dating back to the 5th-century BC. As it has been translated into many languages over the past two and a half millennia, it now has several names and translations, including the Words of Ahiqar, the Story of Ahikar, and various variations of the name, including Hayqar, Achiacharos, and Xikar.
Queen Teuta Of Illyria
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This play was buried in a drawer for six years, until I met Cheryl Antao-Xavier, the publisher of In Our Words Inc., who gave me the inspiration to go ahead with its translation from Albanian into English. Often lost in the translation, I thought I would not make it. I want to thank her from my heart for making my dream come true—the publishing of my first book in English. I am so excited and deli
Mila's Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Mila’s Tale” is midrash—the retelling of a Biblical passage. Half of it is a new Laurie King short story; the other half is the author’s commentary on the text (“Jephthah’s Daughter” of Judges 11) and her suggestions for further reading. This is the first in Laurie King’s proposed Ladies of Spirit project, a collection of Modern Midrashes accompanied by her analysis and reflections.

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