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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Irish Imbas: Celtic Mythology Collection 2016 by Irish Imbas Books
Price: Free! Words: 18,340. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This collection by a new wave of contemporary authors (Sighle Meehan, Sheelagh Russell Brown, Marc McEntegart, Coral Atkinson and Marie Gethins) mark a new movement of authentic and original Celtic-based writing and a better understanding of Celtic cultures. The ‘Fairies’, the ‘Salmon of Knowledge’,the ‘Children of Lir’ and the ‘Selkie’. They’re all waiting for you here.
Mount St. Helen Trip by 99ranger
Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story of a horseback trip to Mt St. Helen's prior to the eruption. This book also has two other short references to the area.
By Honor Bound by Elizabeth Easter
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Raiders have invaded Rowena's comfortable existence and killed everyone she knows. Now she is being given to a chieftain's son. Who will emerge the victor?
Bear and the Wolf by Ruth Downie & S.J.A. Turney
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.
Greek Myths: You Must Know Before You Die! by David Fuentes
Price: Free! Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a collection of fascinating facts, insights and stories from Greek Mythology. Some you may know well, as they have appeared in many different films and cartoons by the likes of Disney (Hercules) and Thunder Road Productions (Clash of the Titans,) and others you would never have heard of before.
Επιβίωση των Ικανότερων by Alexis Kypridemos
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: Greek. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ο σπηλαιάνθρωπος Σωκράτης Δερματόβραχος αντιμετωπίζει τις καθημερινές δυσκολίες της επιβίωσης ενός Νεάντερταλ, από τη συλλογή τροφής μέχρι την καταπίεση από την ηγεσία της φυλής του.
Daughters of Ishmael by Annaliese Lemmon
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The five daughters of Ishmael don’t get together very often with the feud between Laman and Nephi worsening after the death of Lehi. But as they gather around the fireside, Adah, Nephi’s wife, is upset. Mahalath, Laman’s wife, wants to help, but she will have to choose her sister or her husband. A 759 word flash fiction
The Shroud of Edessa: the Secret of Mary Magdalene by Antonio Sebastian
Price: Free! Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
A year after her husband’s horrific death, Mary Magdalene must return to a Jerusalem on the verge of a rebellion. Judea is torn between religious fundamentalist and the soldiers of a brutal occupation. In her husband’s tomb she finds a mystery that she cannot destroy. To protect a secret she cannot understand she must risk everything she loves.
Reloj de arena by Alexander Copperwhite
Price: Free! Words: 9,950. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Alejandro Magno rompe el nudo gordiano y conquista la ciudad, pero los restos dejados tienen un poder inimaginable. Dos sacerdotes recogerán ese poder y... sólo unos pocos lograrán descubrir lo que ocultan.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar by Anne Spackman
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.
Past-Life in Japan by White Feather
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The thought-provoking story of a man's life in Ancient Japan. Desparately seeking enlightenment, his life's path leads through extreme situations which inform him of what enlightment is not....
Woman from Colchis by Danko Antolovic
Price: Free! Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fairy tales
Medeia, a sheltered young priestess, is swept up in the Argonauts’ quest for the golden fleece. For the sake of their leader, Jason, she renounces her land and kin to join the Argo’s wanderings, coming of age as a formidable but deeply loyal woman. Until Jason abandons her for someone else… Here, perhaps for the first time, Medeia of the classical myth relates her story in her own voice.
Katana: Sword Of Blood by John-Philip Penny
Price: Free! Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An exciting and fast-paced new novella that will entrance the reader from its heart-rending opening sequence, all the way to its stunning climax!
The Descent by L.J. Hayward
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Epic of Gilgamesh seen through the eyes of his sworn brother and companion, Enkidu, as he faces seven trials on the descent to eternity in the House of Dust.
Big Bold Beowulf by Geoff Boxell
Series: Grimm Tales. Price: Free! Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
The true story of Beowulf as told by an old man who was there. At least that is what Grimm is telling 21st Century London schoolboy Jamie.
The Dark Between Stars by Kassandra Alvarado
Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Princess in exile, Antigone of the Theban royal line, begins the journey homeward under the rising threat of war from neighboring Argos. Historical Fiction one-shot
Amrapali - A Journey from Courtesan to Monk by Rajiv Jha
Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Amrapali is a renowned personality in the history of India. She was a courtesan in Vaishali, the capital of the Vajji Republic. The book attempts to uncover the geopolitical issues that even did not spare the enlightened Buddha. The 2500 year old story exposes a woman’s struggle against society and the fatal consequences that brought the world’s first republic to an end.
Nasir and Maarika Chronicles Episode IV by James Mullins
Series: Nasir and Maarika Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Nasir and Maarika are of one people but two worlds. Growing up on opposite sides of the Roman Empire's Arabian border in the 7th Century their lives are brought together when an unspeakable evil emerges from the depths of the Arabian Desert. Set in the Byzantium Infected Universe which begins with the short story Jibreel's Curse and continues in the full length novel Scourge of Byzantium.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas by Brian Bigelow
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
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