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Warmachines of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #4)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Alexandrians must contend with an enraged Roman Empire intent on destroying the technologically advanced upstart. While Agog takes his army of steam chariots north, Heron must investigate rumors of ancient weapons thought too destructive for the battlefield. As they speed towards conflict with the undefeated Roman Legion, the Alexandrian side must make a demanding sacrifice to survive.
The Ballad of Daphne and Leucippos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The nymph Daphne has caught the attention of the god Apollo, but she has no affection for men. Instead, she grows close to the newcomer, Leucippos who harbors a secret that could change everything.
From Cygnet to Swan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A young prince must flee for his life when jealous brothers try to kill him. His journey leads him to examine himself, to discover the difference between right and wrong, and to question whether he really wants to fight for what is his own. In the process he discovers love and is faced with the challenge of duty versus desire.
The Crying Child
Series: Icarus Child, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Sisters of Icarus may all be gone, but the next generation remains. Bitter, half-selkie and broken, the three women are different in many ways, yet one thing connects them: the island and its quest for a new Icarus. For there will be a new Icarus – the island will accept nothing less. No matter what the cost.
The Sands of Kedar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hadeel was not meant to live. Yet she did. Disguised as a boy named Assad to escape the restrictions imposed on females in pre-Islam Arabia, she initially finds the freedom she seeks, only to find her heart held captive by the charade when she falls in love. She must choose: the life being Assad affords her, or the man Hadeel has loved all along.
Executions & Horrible Tortures From Olden Times
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During past centuries, crimes such as filing metal shavings from a coin, shoplifting a handkerchief, or a bit of lace was usually punished with torture or even death. More serious crimes like treason, inciting civil disobedience, or witchcraft could result in some truly horrendous punishments like being drawn and quartered. People accused of witchcraft were subjected to a water test & burned if-
Germania: Roman Empire 9 a.d.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 9 A.D., the Roman nobleman Publius Varus led three legions—20,000 men—east of the Rhine river. In the dark, haunted forests of barbarian Germania, all of them were slaughtered in one of the worst disasters ever suffered by the Roman army. This is their story and the story of a young Legionary, Lucius, and his friend, Freya, caught on opposite sides of the horror.

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