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The Night Julius Caesar Invented Champagne
By Madeleine de Jean
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 153,710. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rebecca, modern-day wine-expert and ‘nose’, never imagined she’d become a wine-detective. But when ‘Doctor ‘47’ and his dark forces continue saturating the market with copy-wines, ready to decimate anyone in their way, especially a Rebecca, she travels across time and space – escorted by Julius Caesar, Wolfgang Puck and Julia Child– to find the first vine. Will she prevail and save wine?
Miriam
By Beatrice Gormley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,910. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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.
O Amor de Maria Madalena por Jesus
By Fatima Miranda
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Do ponto de vista feminino de Maria Madalena, a autora narra a história, interpreta os ensinamentos de Jesus e consegue demonstrar a veracidade de questões como: Maria Madalena não foi prostituta; Jesus era da nobreza hebraica; Jesus casou-se com Maria Madalena; Jesus sempre fez distinção entre seu corpo humano e sua alma divina, Jesus acreditava na reencarnação e muito mais fatos intrigantes.
Death and disease in the peak and other past perils
By John Spencer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Death and Disease in the Peak and Other Past Perils is a fascinating book by John Spencer who has researched the various diseases that were prevalent the Peak District in bygone times.
Het meisje van het Grote Hert
By Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: Dutch. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"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.
Herod, Statesman, Builder and Commander
By Roger Penney
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
He was not the monster of popular imagination but rather a brilliant man of his time. Energetic, fearless and with some surprisingly loyal friends, servants and relations, he was also a good friend of the supreme earthly power, the Roman Emperor, Augustus and his right hand man Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa.
My Name Is Tamar: A Tale from Ancient Canaan
By Fred Jessett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Abused, humiliated and in danger of being killed, Tamar devises a desperate plan to force Judah, the only man who can save her to tell the truth. Will he overcome his pride and tell the truth or will he lie and let her be burned to death?
The Lord
By Dennis Carroll
Series: Secular religious stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“The Lord” is a 5000 word short story which narrates a secular explanation for the traditions in the period of history between Abraham and Moses. It hopefully respects the sensibilities of the three major religions that hold this period to be governed by the supernatural. The story is part science fiction and part speculative religious history.
The Sun's Eye
By William Allen Perry 2nd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Their reign was erased from the historical record by enemies and was only brought to light in modern times. The capital that the King (Akhenaten) and his Queen (Nefertiti) had built and where they live out their dreams along the Nile was in the end abandoned and then crushed to its foundations.
Scythian Trilogy Book 1: Lion of Scythia
By Max Overton
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Alexander the Great has conquered the Persian Empire and is marching eastward to India. In his wake he leaves small groups of soldiers to govern great tracts of land and diverse peoples. Nikometros is a young cavalry captain left behind in the lands of the fierce nomadic Scythian horsemen. Captured after an ambush, he must fight for his life and the lives of his surviving men.
Armor of Eden
By Seth Garrett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
"Armor of Eden" is a fictional exploration of the reality of what it might have been like for the children of Adam to live in a fallen world. As recordkeeping passes from father to son, we explore the lives of Adam, and many more characters from the Bible. But central to the story of the record-keepers is the Whole Armor of God and a secret that will change the fate of the human race forever.
Priestess of the Aegean: Book Three--The Elixir of Life
By Katarina Soul
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,900. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When erotic love, herbal medicine, and divination converge on the Aegean isle of Delos in 500 B.C., will the collective magic of five Alchemists: Fortuna, Demetrius, Ahmed, Angelos, & Phoebe, triumph over King Xerxes in his heinous attempt to squash Greek democracy? Can Ahmed locate Stavros' Sacred Text in time to concoct the secret Elixir of Life needed in their race against time?
Calling Wren
By Neil O'Donnell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A captive Native American warrior is faced with the ultimate decision: death or dishonor.
India Treasures: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through the Ages
By Gary Worthington
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 267,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In this monumental work covering the sweep of Indian history, a search through a maze-like fortress for a Maharaja's legendary treasure weaves together tales of danger and romance, and of spiritual and artistic triumphs. "Worthington has wonderfully captured the mystique and adventure-soaked atmosphere of Rajasthan, with its golden forts and the awe-inspiring desert." --The Statesman, New Delhi
Out Of The Cold
By S. A. Barton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the Ice Age comes to an end, Bear Paw and The People follow the glaciers as they retreat to the north. The ice and snow are all that they know, but they may learn something new when a strange spirit falls from its place among the stars...
Amarna Book I: Book of Ida
By Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The last living male descendant of the Amarna line, Pharaoh Tutankhamun, has died suddenly under mysterious circumstances. His wife, Queen Ankhesenamen, is left without a male heir. The ambitious vipers Ay and Horemheb are nipping at her heels in their bid to seize power. Queen Ankhe has but one hope to maintain her hold on the throne - an alliance with the Hittites.
Shadow of the Mountain: A Novel of the Flood
By Scott R. Rezer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 167,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Chosen... or delusional? How does one man persevere when he is given a message that will either test the strength of his faith or convince him he has lost his mind... especially if that message is a warning about the end of the world?
The Man Named Ephraim
By Tom Morrison
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
THE MAN NAMED EPHRAIM narrates the co-joined fates of Jesus of Nazareth and a peddler named Ephraim, two visitors to Passover in Jerusalem. As everyone knows, the Christian fable has wings of long duration and the institutions that are founded on it have molded the minds of mankind to welcome no variation but the accepted one. Whether skeptic or gnostic, you may allow the resolution of necessity.
Marius' Mules IV: Conspiracy of Eagles
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,440. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
55BC and Caesar's army gathers in the north of Gaul, preparing to drive invading Germanic peoples from Gaul and to traverse the dangerous northern ocean bringing punishment to the tribes of Britannia for their assistance of Gaulish rebels.
Kediak and the Legend of Ashwathama
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
There is a legend of a hunter. He travels the world, following the herd animals, killing them and using every part of them. He rarely interacts with the tribes, and no one ever finds him unless he wishes it. This man, Ashwathama, can do things most people cannot. He is a hard man, a secretive man. In the long history of my life, he is my greatest mistake. -Xia