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Peter and Paul
By Stan I.S. Law
Series: Historical Fiction, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 85,940. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Peter and Paul is a natural sequel to my historical novel Yeshûa—Personal Memoir of the Missing Years of Jesus. The two journeys, which Peter and Paul took, illustrate the contrasting views of the essence of the scriptural teaching, each necessary for the fulfillment of its intent. The lives of the two apostles show that there are many ways to the Kingdom of Heaven.
Jar Baby
By Lori R. Lopez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(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 a museum's mummies rise up for a night of terror and fun at a museum.
Flight Of The Setting Sun
By Marvin Arnold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 215,360. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
FLIGHT OF THE SETTING SUN, The Life And Adventures Of Captain Jake Martin - Action adventure and love story. It is a period story set in four decades beginning in the mid 1920s. Son of wealthy Texas rancher and oilman becomes a Pan Am China Clipper pilot in the 1930s and an aviation industrialist during and after WW II. Jake's life adventure takes him to New York, California and the Asian Pacific
Priestess
By Alyne de Winter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story, a tale of Dark Fantasy inspired by the High Priestess card in the Tarot. The seventh of seven daughters, Sylvana is taken at birth to be raised in the Temple of the Moon Goddess Diana. When she is initiated into the Rites of the Hunt she flees, on pain of death, because she cannot bear the sacrifices. Protected in a Temple of Proserpina, she learns that her life is danger.
Seditio
By M. C. Bishop
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: 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.
Aphrodite's Curse: A Short Story
By Luciana Cavallaro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aphrodite’s Curse is about a dynasty’s fall from grace, unrequited love and retribution.
Ghost Walkers of the Western Desert
By Tom Standard
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when a lost remnant of the ancient Egyptians rescues a downed pilot? What treasures and adventures are revealed? Duty demands a return to base to face the music for losing his aircraft. Maybe Maat does not exist - but it could. Come see what it might reveal if we ever find Pharaoh's lost colony. And see how Divine Providence can make something good out of what was intended to be evil
Camelthorn Giants: Explore
By Jaco de Beer
Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a historic novel about Coenraad de Buys and his quest to find the African cities of gold.
Mesopotamia - The Healer, the Slave and the Prince
By Yehuda Israely
Price: Free! Words: 47,980. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
The healer and his apprentice slave of 3000 BC live in an old and sweet Shechrezada-like legend. Their lives hang by a thread as they struggle to exorcise a demon out of the possessed Sumerian prince's body.The craft of healing helps them navigate the murky waters of the courts of the kings of Uruk and the gods of the underworld, and influence the fate of the prince, the deamon, and themselves.
Anasazi Ruin
By Jon Hovis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Casa de Snapdragon. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Anasazi Ruin follows the life of a young man as he grows up during the high point of life in Chaco Canyon in 1100 A.D. The story follows his life as he grows to follow in his father's footsteps and beyond as the life as he knows it is changing for the worse.
Two Horizons
By Hank Lawson
Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Great Pyramid, rival priests, romance with a harem (perhaps royal) woman, and jealous Queen prey on God-king Khufu. In parallel to Khufu’s labors, Mehi labors to absolve his family’s crime by self-sacrifice as a pyramid worker. The crime also burdens his love for An-khi, a governor’s daughter who aspires to be governor herself. Will Mehi save Khufu from his enemies, including Mehi’s own brother?
The Sand God
By Paul Morrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is a historical fiction novel of a crisis period in Pharaonic Egypt. The book depicts the struggle to expel the invaders and the difficulty of trusting a new god whose promises are too good to be true, but also too vague to be trusted. Hori did not mean to serve a new god. He wanted a little attention,through his lies he ended in a terrible situation. The events he unleashes are uncontrollable.
The Pharaoh - Book 1 Giza Trilogy
By Paul Morrison
Series: Giza Series, Book 1 Giza Trilogy. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 315,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: 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 Ancient Egyptian pyramids: Horizon of Khufu (or as it is now known, the Great Pyramid) on the Giza Plateau.
Zachary, Walking in the Path of Jesus
By David A. Scott
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zachary's life is changed on his first encounter with Christ as a Child. He would go on to live a intertwining life as he and Christ cross path till the Crucifixion.
Kediak of the Biainili
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 10,000. There are some communities near consistent sources of food and water, fishing villages mainly. Most humans live in highly mobile communities. Life is hard, but people work together to survive in their world of ice and sand. Food, tools, and services are often communal. Orphaned and left to his own wits at the age of twelve, Kediak does not belong to anyone or anything.
Troll
By Richard Sutton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
At what point did humanity learn to fear each other? To hate? Paleo-Anthropologist Ariel Connor thinks she knows. She just can't prove it yet, but her newest find, high in a Norwegian Valley may give her the proof she needs. Those scary stories we've told our children to keep them from roaming too far outside the gleam of the porch light may have come from real incidents, many, many years ago.
The Only Good Roman
By Christine Elaine Black
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A naive young woman is caught up in the schemes of a charming Roman soldier and his egotistical commander. (Book 1 of 2)
Once More, From the Beginning
By Wendy Bertsch
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,910. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
0.75 star(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Here’s a new look at the Old Testament...but this time the women’s voice gets the prominence it deserves. Always witty, often funny, and definitely never boring, the women’s common sense outlook puts quite a different spin on the stories you think you remember. The men have had their way with history for far too long. Let’s see that ancient world through a woman’s eyes. You may be surprised!
The God of Mists and Shrouds
By Maria Keffler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
0.5 star(4.60 from 5 reviews)
An orphaned Hebrew princess disguises herself as an exiled peasant. A Babylonian slave chooses between the courage that could save her and despair over the love she has lost. A sorceress discovers the truth behind the origins of her dark power. The consequences of the masters they choose will reverberate through generations.
The Battle of Chibi
By Hock G. Tjoa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,070. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
This book retells selections (translated by the author) from the great classic, the "Romance of the Three Kingdoms." This novel combines fascinating characters in action as well as classic ideas in conflict, battle scenes, deception and earnest debate; there is even a marriage arranged to entrap the Loyalist leader.