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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Farewell Darkness! by Norbert Mercado
Series: In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Book II of "In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire" explores the story behind the villain captured by Marcus Aurelius.
The Seven Days of Wander by Broken Walls Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 150,620. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A philosophical fictional novel about the adopted son of Christ The beggar boy, the main character of this book, was the adopted son of Christ but was abandoned by the disciples after the Crucifixion. Destiny and fate revolve and conflict around this "Beggar's Young Son" as the now thirty year old man is called.
In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire by Norbert Mercado
Series: In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“The Jews love freedom, and they will fight for it with their blood,” Marcus Aurelius told his military aide Flavius as the hexareme ship Oceanus, with troops on board, was plying the Mediterranean Sea, the new lake of the Roman Empire. Marcus Aurelius was the newly designated chief centurion in Jerusalem. He was personally chosen by the Roman Emperor Caesar Tiberius...
The Thebes Chronicles - Two Novels in Ancient Egypt (Book 1 & 2 Bundle) by Rory Liam Elliott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by TopOfBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Enter a time and place in history and the ancient past - full of love, intrigue, passion, betrayal, desire, adventure and cruelty. Follow a young woman as she becomes the first female mummy maker in all of Egypt. The Thebes Chronicles bundle contains both novels: Daughter of the Nile and The Pharaoh’s Daughter.
The Roman by Larry LaRocca
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
There is a holy man walking the deserts of a dry and dusty Roman province. Judea is known for two things, rabid anti-Roman revolutionaries and Holy men. There is a new holy man walking the streets of Jerusalem, the lakes and hills nearby. He speaks the old words in a new way, reaching the ears of all, including the mad Caesar Augustus. A warrior is sent. He will change the world by his actions.
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.
Warmachines of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #4) by Thomas Carpenter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, 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.
Seditio by M. C. Bishop
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Drafted into the Roman army and forced to campaign in northern Britain against their will, German warriors of the Usipi tribe are driven to mutiny.
Parthian Vengeance by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,720. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘Parthian Vengeance’ is the third instalment in the Parthian Chronicles, the adventures of King Pacorus of Dura, and follows on from ‘Parthian Dawn’.
Watch Your Back by William V Weeks
Price: Free! Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tallis dreamed of following in his father's footsteps and joined Herod's Army at the age of eighteen with dreams of becoming a Centurion like his father. Five years later, his father was dead, and the son found himself staring down at the bodies of his two dead soldiers. Moments later he would learn two others deserted their posts. Evil loves the night, and Tallis failed to do his job.
De hoorn van de vrijheid by Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
De Romeinen hebben de Lage Landen bezet. Het meisje Suana en de jongen Uffio, een slaaf, zoeken de gouden Hoorn van de vrijheid. Een piratenaanval op hun dorp gooit roet in het eten. Uffio krijgt uiteindelijk zijn vrijheid, maar welke rol speelt die geheimzinnige hoorn? Een verhaal over vriendschap en verliefdheid.
The Scroll by Miriam Feinberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Scroll draws from a real archaeological find – the divorce document of a woman named Miriam, issued at Masada. The tale spans three generations, beginning on Masada’s final, horrific day. It characters must choose between nation and family, and finally, between life and death. Will Miriam’s descendants learn the lessons of her life, or will enemies - within and without - rob it from them?
Daughter of the Nile - A Novel in Ancient Egypt by Rory Liam Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by TopOfBooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Enter a time and place in history and the ancient past - full of intrigue, passion, betrayal and adventure. Follow a young woman as she becomes the first female mummy maker in all of Egypt. Author Rory Liam Elliott will take you on a journey deep into the lives of Ancient Egyptians, and the journey will be one that cannot soon be forgotten.
Marius' Mules: Prelude to War by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the winter of 53/52BC and while Caesar struggles with the chaos of a failing republic and recruits troops in Aquileia, Gaul's freedom fighters emerge, with a desire for Roman blood. This collection of three tales presents a sequence of events that takes place in the winter between Marius' Mules books six and seven.
Under the Shadow of the Moon by Sharon Desruisseaux
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 106,120. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013 by Brooks-Goding Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Alternative history
Book Two The story of Cleopatra Selene continues.Cleopatra Selene was the daughter of the last pharaoh of Egypt, the legendary Cleopatra VII. She and her siblings have been torn away from their homeland after the brutal deaths of their parents.Cleopatra Selene fights desperately to bring her mother in the good light after the Romans depicted her as a harlot.Will She find justice and restore order
Bonesetter by Laurence E Dahners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,500. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A "historical fiction" or prehistory account of a boy in a primitive society who learns to "set bones" for others who are injured. In the way of Jean Auel's heroine Ayla, he discovers other primitive technologies including snares and the smoking of meat. His mastery of these skills gradually elevates his position in his society from despised and downtrodden to respected and admired.
The Guardians of Karma by M. Vizhakat
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 96,590. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An intriguing and action-packed story, set during the epoch of 'first wave' prehistoric ice-age civilisations, based on ancient vedic scriptures and legends of India. Few chapters within the book also attempt to unfold the scientific and philosophical concept of 'Karma' in the form of 'socratic dialogues'.
Miriam by Beatrice Gormley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,910. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Miriam is only a tenant farmer's daughter in ancient Egypt, but she has a rare gift. When danger threatens her family, using the Gift draws Miriam and her baby brother Moses into Pharaoh's palace. At first homesick for her village, she soon begins to enjoy the luxuries of the palace. Miriam finally has the chance to become important in Pharaoh's court--if she gives up her Gift and her true self.
Parthian Dawn by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 211,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘Parthian Dawn’ is the second volume of the adventures of Pacorus the Parthian and his companions – the fierce and proud Gallia, the ex-Roman centurion Domitus, the scout Byrd and the sorceress Dobbai – as they battle for their lives against the backdrop of the clash between the ancient world's two greatest empires. 'Parthian Dawn' follows on from 'The Parthian'.
Mila's Tale by Laurie R. King
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.