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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Daughter of The Sun by Michael Lane
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.
Be With Me by Becca Lusher
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.
Promised Valley Rebellion by Ron Fritsch
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.
Marius' Mules VII: The Great Revolt by S.J.A. Turney
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 by William V Weeks
Price: Free! Words: 95,440. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Herod Antipas rules over Galilee with an iron fist, and a band of Zealots begins to terrorize the village south of Tiberias. A young Decanus and his squad of eight soldiers must control and eliminate the carnage, or face the consequences from their superior officers if they fail to complete their assigned mission successfully.
Seventh Dimension - The Castle, A Young Adult Fantasy by Lorilyn Roberts
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.
Amarna Book III: Book of Raia by Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Hell hath no fury like a spider caught in its own web. It’s all or nothing. Either the prophecy is fulfilled and both Egypt & Hatti find salvation or Mursili and his allies fail - plunging both kingdoms into indescribable darkness. Behold, even in the terrible deafening silence of their abandonment, the gods had never been more clear. The time has come for judgment.
The First Gift by K. L. Freeman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,580. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
This thrilling historical adventure follows what happened to the gold given by the Magi to the infant Christ and its legendary special powers. It also tells the story of Marcus Facilis who was the only other baby boy to escape from the slaughter of the innocents by Herod's guards.When older, he escapes from slavery but his destiny is always linked with the gold and the man who was born to be king.
Bonesetter 2 -winter- by Laurence E Dahners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,980. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The followup to “Bonesetter.” In this second story Pell’s become a young man, and the tale follows his development as a brilliant inventor of ancient technologies. New tools that markedly improve the lives of his fellow humans. Despite the awe his ideas engender in those around him, he remains humble and commits himself to helping those in need—even those he doesn’t like.
Los Hijos de Godesh by Gustavo A. González
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 163,510. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
El remoto archipiélago de Kalos sufre las consecuencias del contacto con el mundo. Un problema requiere de la contratación de un capitán y su intervención desencadena hechos sin precedentes.
Overthrown by Mimie
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
Amarna Book II: Book of Hawara by Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
King Mursili II’s only hope to restore his own Hittite Kingdom to greatness is to restore the Amarna line to power in Egypt, to atone for the sins of his father. Yet, with those closest to him being sacrificed in the process and the tide continuing to rise against them, how far is King Mursili prepared to go to see the prophecy fulfilled?
Journey From The East by Michael Bayliss
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.
Rise to Power by Uvi Poznansky
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.
Till Stars Shut Their Eyes by Miguel Omaña
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,020. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on true events in Ancient Mexico (Anahuac). She (an up-scale elite) finds herself constrained in a world of protocol, and he (a passionate anti-establishment nobody) finds his energies better focused on love than war. Both cling to their forbidden love, even if it means sinking the world to fire.
Flight Of The Setting Sun by Marvin Arnold
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 215,360. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(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
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.
Ghost Walkers of the Western Desert by Tom Standard
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(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
Fire Bird, The Ankhs (Book 2) by Amira Awaad
Price: $1.99 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.
Anasazi Ruin by Jon Hovis
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.