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Tiana ~ Gift of the Moon ~ Women of the Northland ~ Book 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Category: 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...
Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia (Legionary 4)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,230. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The legions are in tatters, and the Gothic hordes are gathering beyond the mountains . . .
Omphalos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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.
Liberty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When a plot to overthrow Caesar ensnares Rhyddes and Aquila as pawns in the dark design, Aquila must choose between the Celtic slave who has won his heart and the empire to which they both owe allegiance. Trusting no man and knowing the opposite of obedience is death, Rhyddes must embrace her arena name—and the love of a man willing to sacrifice everything to forge a future with her.
Marius' Mules VII: The Great Revolt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(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
The Valkyries Book 1: Choosers of the Slain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,770. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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?
The Sun Palace
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Price: Free! Words: 144,050. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in 6th century Ireland, among Druids and monks, The Sun Palace is an epic tale of jealousy and betrayal, love lost and love won, and a story that teaches that only with absolution, can the redemptive powers of love heal the past.
Companions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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
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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.
In Defense Of Troy: The Prince's Ascent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,810. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,650. 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 Atlantean King's Quest
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You set the price! Words: 108,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: 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 and 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 and the composite bow. He's kidnapped but a spy, Hercules and friends he escapes. In time to battle Athenians.
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
Do Not Disturb
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Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
Beginnings : Where A Life Begins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,620. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is early 1939 and the end of the Spanish Civil War as Maria Abene, heavily pregnant and with young son to care for, frantically flees Franco’s fascist forces across the border dividing the colourful Basque countries of Spain and France. Tragedy and an ancient cycle of murder and revenge stalk her every step. An epic historical tale of genetic memories and time-travel spanning millenia.
Legionary: Land of the Sacred Fire (Legionary 3)
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Series: Legionary, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,850. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The empire is on its knees, but a last hope lies beyond the eastern frontier . . .
Requiem For Athens
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Price: Free! Words: 107,590. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
In his historical novel, Requiem for Athens Dr. David Alkek invites his readers to participate in the daily life of Ancient Greece.