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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Legionary: Empire of Shades (Legionary 6) by Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 130,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
379 AD: The Roman Diocese of Thracia has fallen to the Gothic horde…
Forgotten Egypt I - Nefayiati by Ruowen Huang
Series: Forgotten Egypt Saga. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A historical novel based on the 18th dynasty of ancient Egypt, unveils the life of a young commoner who, despite her wish to live a normal life, is faced with her fate to become Queen. Young Nefayiati (who later becomes known as Queen Nefertiti), who after constant struggles of running away from her destiny, perpetually gets pulled back to her life in the palace.
Knight Assassin by James Boschert
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 178,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A joyous homecoming turns into a nightmare, as a trained assassin must do the one thing he didn’t want to do—become an assassin again as Talon is confronted with treachery, greed, love, and heroism set in the Middle Ages, just prior to the Third Crusade..
Assassination in Al Qahira by James Boschert
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 151,900. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Talon is returning to the Holy Land to search for his beloved Ravan, but Fate has other plans for him so that when his ship is wrecked off the coast of North Africa in a storm, Talon and Max, his sole surviving companion, escape captivity and the threat of execution, only to risk their lives preventing a massacre.
Marius' Mules IX: Pax Gallica by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 149,310. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is 50BC and Caesar winters with his legions in the north, all Gaul conquered but a triumphant return to Rome denied him by the senate who seek his blood. Yet unrest stirs in unknown lands as the tribes of mountainous Aquitania rise under a terrifying new leader and drive out their Roman occupiers.
Usurper by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 99,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book seven in the Parthian Chronicles series sees Pacers, his family and friends fighting for their lives on the eastern edge of the empire as a new power rises across the River Indus to challenge the Parthian Empire.
The Fire Within by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the heart of Africa, 43,000 years BCE, Temfe of the Koriba sets out to rescue his allies the Baroni - and the beautiful Hara - who have been enslaved by the fierce Gomneen tribe. To save his friends Temfe must fight alone. Only cunning can free them. But as hunger for revenge burns his heart, can Temfe defeat the monster that shadows him, closer than his own breath?
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,340. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”
Propositum by Sean Curley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,570. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Alternative history
Inside a rich landscape of the failing Roman Republic and a tumultuous Jewish population is an ambitious and visionary ex-Senator who conspires with Paul of Tarsus to create something… better. This provocative historical novel melds the birth of Christianity with recent scholarly works and delivers a shocking, but plausible, story of Christianity’s formation and the Christ myth.
The Dry Lands by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A stone age tribe faces extinction - a young hunter sets out to save his people. Isolated by a changing climate, hemmed in by arid wasteland, a band of prehistoric humans faces extinction. Too many mouths to feed - the tribes have grown too big. They’ve hunted too fiercely, and the animals are gone. The waterholes are dry, the rains don’t come. Their world has changed, and they need a way out.
Hickory Hill by Sherrie Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 131,720. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Since it was built, many people have come and gone through the gates of Hickory Hill, but if they were people of color they usually left in chains to be sold into slavery in Kentucky, or traded out as payment of debts. A well trained slave was as good as cash, sometimes better. It was a way of life that didn’t die easily.
The Tall Stones [Guardians of the Tall Stones #1] by Moyra Caldecott
Series: Guardians of the Tall Stones, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The story of a community threatened by the evil designs of a corrupt and ambitious priest, and its only defence, the courageous young psychic, Kyra.
And So It Was Written by Ellen Brazer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,900. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
And So It Was Written travels to a time when a Third Temple is built and the Ark of the Covenant holding the Ten Commandments is found. See the blood on the battlefields, rage with the injustice of brother against brother. From triumph to defeat, this is a saga of courage, conquest, familial loyalty, honor and love–showing man at his best and his worst.
The Pharaoh - Book 1 of the Giza Trilogy by Paul Morrison
Series: Giza Series, Book 1 Giza Trilogy. Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 319,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
THE PHARAOH is the fictional account of life and the times of Pharaoh Khufu (2603 B.C. – 2566 B.C.), builder of the largest of the three pyramids on the Giza Plateau. It tells the story of his life and of the construction of his House of Eternity, the vehicle which will carry him into the After Life...
The Last Letters of Jesus: the Secret of the Nazarenes by Antonio Sebastian
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
Palestine in the first century is a melting pot of Hebrew, Greek, Roman, and Oriental thought, a country at war with its own future. The priests and their cult of animal sacrifice effectively run the Judean Kingdom in the south. Rabbi Yeshua is a prophet and a mystic who can see the approaching holocaust. Within the violence of animal sacrifice, he can see the destruction of the Jewish people.
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