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Seeking Absolution
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Price: Free! Words: 217,570. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Seeking Absolution is a sweeping Twelfth Century tale. When Prince Richard and Lady Anne fall in love, they both assume there can never be a match between them. Still, Richard pursues Anne as if she were the Holy Grail. Richard’s rival, King Philip finds that he too has feelings for the lovely and intelligent Anne—but does he love her only because Richard does?
The Lamp of Darkness (The Age of Prophecy series Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 105,620. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Dave Mason. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Age of Prophecy series transports you back 3000 years, to the epic battle between the Israelite Kings & Prophets. Lev, an orphaned shepherd boy, begins a journey of discovery when he’s hired to play as a musician before the prophets. He soon learns that his father’s knife holds a deadly secret about his hidden past. Lev fights to unearth his true self while the clouds of war gather around him.
Shadow of the Mountain: A Novel of the Flood
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Price: $0.99 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 Horizon Keeper
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Price: Free! Words: 129,560. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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In all its frightening beauty, Ancient Egypt as you never imagined... On the eve of the greatest battle ever fought between Darkness and the Light, Neruamun, a sixteen-year-old army scribe, learns Pharaoh’s vastly outnumbered army marches into a trap. Should the Son of Amun die in the ambush, his homeland, Kemet, will be defenceless and overwhelmed by the amassing armies of the Enemy of the Light.
Do Not Disturb
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Price: Free! Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Trouble abounds when an archaeologist seeks the identity of a mysterious woman buried deep within a Byzantine burial cave.
The Master's Reliquary, Book One: The Man of Signs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,930. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013 by AKW Books. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
An ancient cedar chest from the hands of the master carpenter, Jesus. A time of violence in the warring fifth-century kingdoms of Dalriada and Cruithne (ancient Ireland and ancient Scotland). Brother Brude, a product of both cultures and guardian of the precious chest, must survive and search out the will of God from amid the demands of men.
Requiem For Athens
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Price: Free! Words: 107,590. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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In his historical novel, Requiem for Athens Dr. David Alkek invites his readers to participate in the daily life of Ancient Greece.
Thetis, Peleus, and Achilles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Achilles' goddess mother and human father are at loggerheads. She wants long life for their son; he believes that, with events propelling both gods and men toward the Trojan War, peace is unlikely for Achilles. Chrion the Centaur trains the youth, the powerful try to manipulate him, and his parents struggle to bridge the gap between mortal life and eternity.
An Accidental God: The Evolution of Religion, or How a Boy from the Dawn of Civilization Became the God of Jews, Christians, and Muslims
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Price: Free! Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Through a series of accidents, a boy from the dawn of civilization became the God worshiped today by billions. Coincidental events and human misunderstanding take the place traditionally occupied by the hand of God. When Abraham sees that only one of the idols on his altar remains standing during an earthquake, he is launched on a journey that takes him to new lands and new ways of thinking.
Two Horizons
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Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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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?
O Rei dos Judeus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Jesus, um camponês da Galiléia, tem diante de si a mais difícil de todas as missões: cumprir os desígnios de Deus. Para isto, ele desafiará a cultura de seu tempo, a Religião, os homens santos e até o poderoso Império Romano. “O Rei dos Judeus” lança uma nova visão sobre esta controversa figura que mudou os rumos da civilização ocidental.
Down From His Glory
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
He had everything a man could want, except true love. Young King Solomon dresses as a commoner and travels the kingdom in search of a maiden to be his queen. Enter the peasant girl. She does not know the handsome stranger who has been visiting her vineyard is actually the King! Does he tell her? That depends. Will she love him for who he is? Magical! See "solomonsbride.com" for reviews.
Vengeance & Remission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 205,990. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: 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.
Sword of Marathon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,840. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Luke, a Gothic prince, journeys south to prove himself worthy of kingship. But in Athens, Luke finds manhood and an unexpected destiny. Drawn into a vicious war against the Persian Empire, and confronted with superior military force on the plain of Marathon, Luke fights in bloody battle alongside the Greeks. The outcome impacts his life, his lovers, and the world’s future for millennia to come.
Athaliah, Daughter Of Jezebel
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Price: Free! Words: 83,250. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is a thrilling historical-psychological novel, based on the Bible and on the drama ‘Athaliah’- by playwright Racine. This novel will be liked by many who heard the Biblical story about the stubborn God Believers'struggle against a pagan tyrant, murderous Queen Athaliah, daughter of Jezebel. However, Athaliah is not absolutely wicked... Handel's Opera Athaliah was shown on French TV MEZZO...
Envy - The Seculary of a Wandering Jew (Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the grand tradition of historical fictional biographies by Robert Graves (I, Claudius), Marguerite Yourcenar (Memories of Hadrian) and Gore Vidal (Julian), THE SECULARY OF A WANDERING JEW - ENVY, brings to light the story of an outsider fated to roam through the ages under the shadows of History.
The Poison Lotus
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Price: Free! Words: 85,050. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In Ancient Japan, while a civil war rages between the royal houses of the Yamato Plains, a rebellion of united warlords threatens to engulf the entire island.
Iron In His Soul
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Old Testament story of Joseph, in The Bible, has fascinated people for centuries. Here is a man who held a unique place in history. His is a true ‘rags to riches’ story, told out against the backdrop of the ancient Egyptian Empire. It is a story of hatred, of treachery, of slavery, prison and ultimate triumph.
The Mysteries, A Novel of Ancient Eleusis
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Price: Free! Words: 132,180. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Available for the first time complete in one volume. Previously published in two volumes as Daughter of Darkness and The Dadouchos. In 480 BC, fifteen-year-old Melaina's biggest worry, she thinks, is wishing to follow Artemis and remain virgin when her mother and grandfather want her to marry and became a priestess. But when the Persians invade, the gods themselves have plans for Melaina.
The Thera Judgment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,970. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Bronze Age Greek island explodes, ruining the plans of kings and lovers. Following the simultaneous discovery of Egyptian and Minoan sources, an archaelogist pieces together an exciting tale centering around the ancient eruption of Thera.