- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Spirits of the Sun by J. S. Philippe
You set the price! Words: 115,010. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A struggle for love and survival in the tropical bronze-age A bronze-age Malay tribe in Sulawesi (in present day Indonesia) are in conflict with a hostile Javanese tribe.
First Gladiator of Rome by Robert D Hastings
You set the price! Words: 169,330. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
It is 68AD and Flavian Vespasian rules. Marcus Attilius leaves his home for Rome. With unpaid gambling debts and an affair with the wife of Rome’s richest man he joins the Fifth legion in Judea fighting at the famous siege of Jerusalem and Masada. Critically injured he ends up in Sicily and returns to Rome to join a gladiator school in his quest to become First Gladiator of Rome.
Her Disturbing Presence, Part One by Shana Marie
Price: Free! Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A community stands on the brink of the Neolithic Revolution and its own extinction. The choice becomes clear to those who maintain the old ways: adapt to a new world of farming and secularism or hold fast to the old ways that celebrate natural harmony. One family must strike out on its own to salvage and continue its way of life.
Cadet: Olympian Book 2 by Lee Ness
You set the price! Words: 78,060. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Sports
Athens 438 BC Alexander has survived the Siege of Samos and been sent to a military academy as a cadet.The battles with the Athenian army are nothing to what he faces in the Academy. With his life in danger from all sides, Alexander must draw on everything he has learned just to survive, but is survival enough?
The Tropical Sun - Belief, Love and Hate by J. S. Philippe
Price: Free! Words: 97,350. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
This epic story is set in the sun-drenched, tropical Pacific. A clash between the Malay and Javanese civilizations threaten the very existence of the small Likupang tribe. The dramatic events of mystery, suspense, romance and violent strife are based on historical evidence from the Bronze Age 2,500 years ago.
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.
Adventures in a Small Kentucky Town by Ronnie L. Seals
You set the price! Words: 50,550. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A collection of short stories set in the fictional small town of Lacern, Kentucky. Inspired by the author's Blue Mountain Series.
The Legacy of Solomon by John Francis Kinsella
Price: Free! Words: 121,540. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
A story of archaeology set in modern day Jerusalem and the search for the Temple of the Jews, destroyed in 70AD by the Roman Emperor to be Titus, who sacked the city and razed the Temple to the ground.
Hoplite: Olympian Book 1 by Lee Ness
You set the price! Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
All Alexander wants to be is an Olympian. But, when his hoplite father is recalled to war, Alexander tries to follow and becomes trapped aboard a troop ship. His life spins out of control when they make port. The seemingly benign state of Samos overthrows the mighty Athenian army and tragedy strikes.
El péndulo de Dios by Jordi Diez
You set the price! Words: 152,020. Language: Spanish. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"La he disfrutado como hacía tiempo que no disfrutaba de una obra" - Albert Salvadó, escritor. "El péndulo de Dios es algo más que un thriller a lo Dan Brown" - Marlene Moleon, escritora y editora. "El péndulo de Dios es un thriller en toda regla donde se mezclan partes históricas con investigación, intriga y la lucha por el poder" - Blanca Miosi, escritora.
Until My Name Is Known by Sonya Contreras
Series: Tell of My Kingdom's Glory. Price: Free! Words: 83,600. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
The Exodus of the Jews from Egypt is a love story between God and His people. God woos His people to Himself as He prepares them to leave. Before leaving, God must fight Pharaoh for possession of His people. See how God changes all people: some for the better, others not. None stay the same. How will He change you? Can you trust a God Who destroyed a nation before your eyes? Would you want Him as
Watch Your Back by William V Weeks
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.
Doomed Empire: A Tale of Atlantis by Richard Dawes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,990. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Prince Astraeus of Caiphul schemes to usurp the throne of his father, King Darius. Seduced by his step-mother and an evil magician named Gucumatz, his plan includes the sacrificial death of an innocent young woman, Princess Asparis. Astraeus' plans change when he meets Asparis and falls in love.
Esther's Song: A Novel by B. G. Brainard
Series: Grace in Exile. You set the price! Words: 89,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Esther’s Song: A Novel imagines a preteen Jewish orphan suddenly having to navigate the lethal corridors of the royal harem, withstand palace intrigue, and overcome religious persecution to marry Xerxes, King of Persia, and save her people from extermination. Dr. B. G. Brainard’s extensive knowledge of ancient Near East history brings rich detail to the familiar biblical account of Queen Esther.
Ironic Missing Quantum Link by Sylvester Marshall
Price: Free! Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Screenplays » History
This rush to light, literary works in its very own rush saving light, is design to demonstrate the easy, involve in making up, inventing, conjuring, placating, overnight, structuring suspensions of disbelief, flying high by night schemes, involving in fabricating, following the money and intangible business.
Vengeance & Remission by Amalia Angellinni
Price: Free! Words: 205,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is a story about a Roman soldier, Marcus Lucius, son of the great warrior Maximus, who protects his friends (Appius, Octavian) and falls in love in Julia Fabia, while he is on the way to revenge his killed wife, Decima. It's a story with many risky actions, intrigues and it's about friendship, loyalty and of course love. It's set in the times of the emperor Hadrian.
Las lágrimas de una mujer que está rezando a Isis (Detective Ciego en el Antiguo Egipto 2) by Javier Cosnava
Series: Detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,680. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Meresamun es una famosa cantora y sacerdotisa del dios Amón. Pero sus años de fama han pasado. Ya nadie se acuerda de ella y vive lejos de la capital, en Ipu, la misma ciudad donde pasa su jubilación Ire-ti, el detective ciego. ¿Qué estará dispuesta a hacer Meresamun para vivir una última historia de amor? ¿Dará refugio a un criminal buscado por la justicia? ¿Cometerá algún delito? ¿Quién sabe?
From Cygnet to Swan by Mera Delwiche
Price: Free! Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A young prince must flee for his life when jealous brothers try to kill him. His journey leads him to examine himself, to discover the difference between right and wrong, and to question whether he really wants to fight for what is his own. In the process he discovers love and is faced with the challenge of duty versus desire.
A Peek at Bathsheba by Uvi Poznansky
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 65,220. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
When Bathsheba becomes pregnant, David attempts to cover up the ensuing scandal. He sends her husband, Uriah—who serves him faithfully in his army—to his death. And for the rest of his life, David is tormented by the memory of that moment. Will their forbidden love undo his entire legacy? Can he muster the strength to keep his promise to her and protect their son from danger?
Undesired Duty by Harsh Arora
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Undesired Duty, a novel, is about how the lives of commoners were affected by the decisions made by the gods, kings and heroes of Mahabharata. The unfolding story is about the people who lived simple lives that caused them to struggle between the duties imposed on them and the desires they longed to fulfill.
- Fiction > Fantasy > Historical
- Fiction > Historical > Classical Greece & Rome
- Fiction > Christian > Historical
- Fiction > Adventure > Action
- Fiction > Historical > General
- Fiction > Thriller & suspense > Action & suspense
- Fiction > Fantasy > Epic
- Fiction > Religious
- Fiction > Romance > Action/adventure
- Fiction > Literature > Literary