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Daughter of The Sun
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 206,360. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Many queens have governed Egypt as pharaohs, but only Hatchepsut seized the crown as king. With support from her confidant and lover, Senenmut, she overcame many challenges. But betrayal, loss and tragedy were constant companions. Her greatest fear was that her name would be forgotten: the final death. Daughter of the Sun, a fictional account of this remarkable woman, assures her name lives on.
The Kind Gods
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Did the old gods really die? A warrior seeks answers at the burial-mound of his greatest enemy in this Norse-themed elegy, first published in Bewildering Stories. Carolyn Kephart is the author of the acclaimed epic fantasy THE RYEL SAGA: A TALE OF LOVE AND MAGIC and the contemporary magic realism novel QUEEN OF TIME. 'The Kind Gods' is part of the collection PENTANGLE: FIVE POINTED FABLES.
Aphrodite's Curse: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Aphrodite’s Curse is about a dynasty’s fall from grace, unrequited love and retribution.
Jar Baby
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.
Be With Me
Price: Free! Words: 52,270. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Barely a wife before she became a widow, Briallen feels like she’s lost everything – and now she has to watch a group of strangers move into the house she once called home. As hard as that it is to face, it’s made even more difficult by a man she feels drawn to, and two children she can’t help but love. Everyone deserves a second chance at love, even in the Iron Age.
Marius' Mules VII: The Great Revolt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The pieces are in place. After months of clandestine organisation, Vercingetorix, backed by the druids and leading an army of rebellious tribes, is ready to make his first moves towards independence for his people and the annihilation of Rome's presence in Gaul. Fronto and his friends are heading for a clash of armies the likes of which the north has never seen... at Alesia
Watch Your Back
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.
Promised Valley Rebellion
Series: Promised Valley, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Promised Valley Rebellion is a story of forbidden love set in prehistory. The early farmers’ king refuses to allow the marriage of the coming-of-age prince to the daughter of the farmer who saved the king’s life in the last war with the hunters. Her gay brother decides he has to help his sister and the prince, his boyhood friend, correct the flagrant injustice. That leads them into a rebellion.
The Only Good Roman Returns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Part 2 in The Only Good Roman - The Story of Lia and Darius Is the love between Lia and Darius strong enough to withstand the ultimate test? Find out in The Only Good Roman Returns. (Recommended after reading Part 1)
Seventh Dimension - The Castle, A Young Adult Fantasy
Series: Seventh Dimension. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Haunted by a recurring dream of his missing father in a mysterious castle, 17-year-old Daniel discovers a scroll that reveals his future,. but the stakes are raised when he witnesses the trial and crucifixion of Yeshua. The convergence of time with supernatural events creates a suspenseful ending and leads to the fourth book in the Seventh Dimension Series, The City, Book 4, A YA Fantasy.
Journey From The East
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Get ready for a Kung Fu Christmas! Bing, the warrior farmer, is summoned to the Royal court. The Chief Astronomer is missing and Bing needs to find him. From the Eastern edge of the Kingdom he finds himself on an adventure, following a star, fighting for his life and seeking a powerful King.
And God Requireth That Which Is Past. The Invincible Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,100. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two bright young faces: Mzysia, the spirited daughter of the Svan chief and Kshayarsha, the fierce heir to the Persian throne; water and fire, how can these two elements possibly become one? The first installment of the series "And God Requireth that which is Past" tells the beginning of these two rebels amidst court intrigues, bloody wars, and dizzying adventures.
Priestess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Horror » Occult
(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.
Fire Bird, The Ankhs (Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hathor is trapped in her unearthly cage in the wake of the terrible battle against Anpu. Her fate now rests in the hands of Bastet; her Protector, who harbors her own dark secret. Elements beyond our Earthly realm intertwine as fate hangs in the balance. Anpu's loyal followers threaten to resurrect his demonic form to bring about the destruction of Mankind.
Two Horizons
Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
(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?
Promised Valley War
Series: Promised Valley, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,200. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00 from 1 review)
Prehistoric farmers inhabit a fertile river valley they believe their gods promised them. Their enemies, hunters roaming the barren hills beyond the valley, believe the gods gave it to them. The persons among both peoples most curious about their "eternal" enemies and most willing to treat them as equals nevertheless set the stage for what they fear more than anything else: another horrifying war.
Overthrown
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,460. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oroma had always lived an ordinary life until her vllage was invaded and she was carried off as a slave to an unknown land. What could the future hold for her? Gloom or good? Never could she have imagined that she was about to take part in the greatest part of history! * * * * * For all you who want to have that thrill of African adventure, this is for you
Anasazi Ruin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Casa de Snapdragon. Categories: 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.
Rise to Power
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,340. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Here is the story of David as you have never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir.
Promised Valley Peace
Series: Promised Valley, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(5.00 from 1 review)
Promised Valley Peace is the fourth and last novel in Ron Fritsch’s Promised Valley series. The conspirators and their allies from the first three novels give up on the gods and discover how to use horses in warfare. They prepare to employ them in a last battle to bring the prehistoric enemy hunters and farmers together as one people in a “new kingdom” and end warfare between them forever.

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