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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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.
Anunnaki: The Greatest Story Never Told, Book 2, Challenge, Change and Conquest by Chris Deggs
Price: $3.00 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 164,150. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Over one hundred thousand years ago they ruled in Edin. The mining colony had expanded hugely to become the Anunnaki civilisation, which had spread to Africa and India. Eventually the Anunnaki overlords leave the poisoned, scarred Earth and a legacy of fear and greed to an unsure and unprepared humanity. This is their and our story - The Greatest Story Never Told.
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.
The Guardians of Karma by Mohan 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'.
Het meisje van het Grote Hert by Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $1.95 USD. 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.
Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family by Dixiane Hallaj
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Four brothers and their widowed mother struggle to maintain their lives amidst the maelstrom of political violence and military occupation. Differing political views and clashes between traditional and modern views threaten to tear the family apart. Personal tragedy can make the split permanent or draw them together.
Promised Valley Conspiracy by Ron Fritsch
Series: Promised Valley, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay(5.00 from 1 review)
Promised Valley Conspiracy is the third novel in the four-book Promised Valley series by Ron Fritsch. The farmers and hunters have ended the fighting in the horrific war they started in the second novel, Promised Valley War. Both sides understand, though, that new and possibly even more deadly fighting threatens--unless they depart from the thoughtless hatred of the past.
Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus by Mark Darby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
Castaway Island by Paco Jones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 315,710. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Bob had just buried his wife, Jennifer after a long illness. Jen's daughter and baby sister, Jayna and Makenna, decided they all needed to celebrate her life by doing something just as crazy as the many things Jennifer had done during her last year. Zardoc needed them at Castaway Island. So through a warp in time, Castaway Island is where they ended up. Over a trillion light years away.
Khamsin, The Devil Wind of The Nile by Inge H. Borg
Series: Legends of the Winged Scarab, Book 1. Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 149,470. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Alternative history(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Forbidden Love. Lust for Gold and Power. Wrath of the Devil Wind. The birth of Nefret, Royal Daughter of Egypt's First Dynasty, is overshadowed by her mother's death, and King Aha's suspicion he may not be her father. She becomes a pawn in dangerous court intrigues. As the khamsin rages, those who seek to kill her are pitted against the few who hope to save her.
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.
One Summer Day In Cana by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » General
A celebration is in danger of coming to a halt. Nahalel, Bezer, and Jezebel are worried. Even their chief, Ephraim, is at a quandary. What surprises await in Cana?
Dancing Phaedra by Clodia Metelli
Series: Gaius and Tiberius. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,820. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A young slave whore in a Roman brothel, Antyllus' prospects seem bleak. Only a sense of his destiny keeps him from despair. A gifted and inspired dancer, Antyllus dreams of stardom. Sent to a rich man's party as part of the entertainment, Antyllus' gift is spotted by Gabinius a wealthy Senator. Struggling to leave his past behind, Antyllus must contend with a new master and new life as a dancer.
The Kingdom of Polonnaruwa. by Nalinda Dharmadasa
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Kingdom of Polonnaruwa. Book With Amazing Photos and 60 Minute FREE video. You are Reading This with the Hopes to See the Beauty of Polonnaruwa and Sri Lanka? Well, You Have Come to the Right Place! Polonnaruwa is one of the most beautiful and best preserved sites on the World.
Jar Baby by Lori R. Lopez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The creepy tale of a ghoulish baby by Lori R. Lopez. This short story ties in ancient history with modern horror as mummies rise up for a night of terror and fun at a museum.
The Carrier Pigeon by Thomas M. Willett
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.
Superficial Sacrifices by D.K. Steffey
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In this offbeat satire, a high priest living in ancient Egypt’s Golden Age reluctantly comes to grips with the distracting elements of modern life and its impact on religious devotion during the grand exposition of his kingdom’s most sacred holiday.
Joseph of Nazareth by Michael D. Britton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
Joseph played a crucial role as the husband of Mary, and the most important step-father of all time. What was it like to help deliver the baby Jesus, to raise the Savior, to witness His suffering in Gethsemane and upon the cross? Experience a first-hand account of the man called to be the father of the Son of God, in JOSEPH OF NAZARETH - a work of inspirational historical fiction.
The Sage by Robin Ballard
Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In Book Two, Ahmose continues the archivist’s legacy. Egypt prepares for war. Strife with the Sand-Dwellers to the east threatens stability and even Ahmose and Kai’s friendship is put to the test. In the midst of conflict, the archivist’s murderer returns and he is looking for revenge. He would like nothing more than to silence Ahmose forever.