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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
From Quiet Homes by fromquiethomes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,050. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
This historical novel is evocatively grounded in a broad canvas of Australian life from the first to the second world wars. A love story is at its heart but the novel also raises broader issues about the moral dilemmas of war.
El Camino de los Cedros II - Historia de Gilgamesh (2ª Parte) by Hugo de Martin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,480. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » General
El anciano bibliotecario de Babilonia prosigue narrando a Alejandro Magno la aventura del legendario Gilgamesh. Todo apunta a que la expedición que debe conducir a los jóvenes soldados desde la fértil región sumeria hasta los bosques de cedros de Canaán está a punto de fracasar. Incluso Enkidu, el amigo de Gilgamesh, y el insolente mercenario Kenami muestran su recelo. Pero no hay marcha atrás...
Perfectus Imperator. Tomo I: Guerra por la Paz by Jacobo Fe Gismera
Series: PERFECTUS IMPERATOR. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,050. Language: Spanish. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This is the story of the perfect man: born to rule the biggest empire of the History and able to change the whole world using the most powerful armour: hope. He just wants the world to be better because he was there.
The Inconvenient Goddess by James E. Aarons DVM
Series: The Destinies of Katie Reynolds. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,220. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Katie Reynolds, a young veterinary doctor from California is sent overseas to war-torn Kurdistan to find a disease spreading from animals to people. Unexpectedly, she is cast into the ancient Middle East, where she has only her intelligence to keep her alive in the very alien and archaic time of 1350 BC, the age of the Egyptian Pharaohs.
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.
El sueño de la Reina de Egipto (Detective Ciego en el Antiguo Egipto 3) by Javier Cosnava
Series: Detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 110,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ésta es la historia de una lucha de género por el poder que durará varias generaciones, y de una familia de jardineros que trabaja en palacio. Las intrigas, amores, asesinatos... de los poderosos, acabarán por salpicarlos. Y, de entre ellos, el último de la estirpe de jardineros, surgirá Ire-ti, protagonista de las novelas de la saga del detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto Basada en hechos reales
The Black Eagle Inn by Christoph Fischer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
How does a Nation recover from its collective shame, how does it rebuild itself into a modern state and deal with its horrendous past and the difficult path ahead? Restructuring of the political landscape & the influence of religion are strong themes in this historical family saga & post war drama set in Germany 1940 - 1976.
Tiana ~ Gift of the Moon ~ Women of the Northland ~ Book 2 by Pinkie Paranya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tiana is fierce in battle, gentle in temperament, and has a quiet strength. She embodies the spirit of the Raven Mother and accepts the challenges before her with faith in her ancestry and the powers she has inherited. Tiana must face the trials of being a woman shaman in a male dominated society. After tragedy befalls her, she sets out alone to find her lost daughter...
Blessed Are The Solomons by Githara Kimani
Price: Free! Words: 125,160. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The enmity between the Gatuas and the Solomons begins the minute their progenitors meet at the farm of Major Ainsburry, a white man, long before the Mau Mau war, but for decades, tied together by a fate wrought in the deadly crucible of colonialism their destinies keep colliding as the Gatuas struggle against domination by the Solomons and the Solomons fight to retain their eminent social potion.
Omphalos by Mark Patton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
The Valkyries Book 1: Choosers of the Slain by Ann Chamberlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,770. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Penumbra Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Brynhild, a young girl of the tribe of the Angles, fated to die in the Spring Thaw ritual, skirts death, only to be marked as warriormaiden to ride with Odin. Suffering the trials and tribulations of that harsh life, can she, a female, claim glory and freedom only at the expense of denying her womanhood, or will she embrace what she's always denied - the Vanir of Earth and the Wheel of Life?
Companions by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
Seeking Absolution by Shalisse Lewis
You set the price! Words: 217,570. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: 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) by Dave Mason & Mike Feuer
Price: Free! Words: 105,620. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Dave Mason. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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.
The Fall Series by May Nicole Abbey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 224,030. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014 by River Valley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Rachel Madera, a gifted university professor, travels through time on a journey of discovery and danger, all because of a simple dream. Rachel is certain she holds the keys to unlock the mystery of a Pharaoh’s treasure…and alter the course of history.
In Defense Of Troy: The Prince's Ascent by Henry Cropsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Trojan War is in its eighth year. Sarpedon King of Lykia leads its defense as Priam is too old to fight and his eldest son Hektor too inexperienced. Together the brave Sarpedon and the wily Priam have forged a motley alliance capable of holding out against the overwhelming might of Agamemnon’s armada. Agamemnon, though, is secretly implementing a new strategy to bring the City to its knees.
Zhougong: The Duke of Zhou by Don A. Hoyt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,810. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Approximately 1045 BCE the ruler of an independent province on the frontier of ancient China named Ji Fa defeated the reigning Emperor Di Xin's vast forces to found China's 3rd dynasty, the Zhou. The rise of the Zhou with their military, scientific, cultural, and economic superiority and their triumph over the Shang dynasty is the subject of this novel.
The Arm of God by Jack Cavanaugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A Novel Set in the Days of Samson - Israelite warrior Eri ben Helek prays for a Deliverer, a champion to throw off the oppressive yoke of the Philistine empire. God sends him a lusty, undisciplined boy named Samson who thrusts the tiny village of Zorah into an epic underdog battle for their very existence.
Shadow of the Mountain: A Novel of the Flood by Scott R. Rezer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,650. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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 Atlantean King's Quest by Peter Butterworth
You set the price! Words: 108,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Cadiz, an Atlantean King in Iberia, meets Otonia the daughter of Erechtheus king of Athens. They fall in love but Erechtheus has other plans & sends Cadiz on a quest in which he probably won't survive. He must spy on the ultra-paranoid Assyrians about their new weapons; the war chariot & the composite bow. He's kidnapped. Yet with a spy, Hercules & friends he escapes. In time to battle Athenians.
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