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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Soul Forsaken by Kev Richardson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A true tale of how an Egyptian born son can be educated to achieve honours in his chosen university studies, yet denied the right to turn them into a career. Every Egyptian child adopts at birth, its father’s nationality, so many find themselves a foreigner in his land of birth. Another law denies foreigners in Egypt, the right to work.
Hannibal "& His War With Rome" by Nick Box
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,640. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hannibal, general of the Carthaginian army, strikes terror in the hearts of Romans. He was undermanned, under-armed, and yet he played by the rules, even if the Romans he fought didn’t. His tactics redefined war, his principles redefined man. This thrilling novel brings to life the ancient, epic battle between Hannibal, one of the greatest generals of all time, and the might of the Roman Empire.
The Ivory House - The Days of Elijah by Cliff Keller
Series: Three Prophets, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Prophet Elijah saves the widow of Zarephath's son, Yashar, who follows Elijah to Mt. Carmel and, later, to Jezreel. There, Yashar works in Naboth's vineyard, falls in love with Naboth’s family and hopes to learn the art of making wine. Though he witnesses miracles and plans to live in Jezreel forever, Yashar is forced to change his plans after Naboth’s brutal murder at the hands of Jezebel.
Legio XVII: Battle of Zama by Thomas A. Timmes
Series: Legio XVII. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,320. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Legio XVII series, Roman Legion at War, Battle of the Danube, and Battle of Zama are historical fiction novels that take place during Rome’s Second Punic War with Carthage (218 - 202 BC). Readers are immersed in battlefield clashes, innovative tactics, strategic planning, and inspiring leadership.
The Love of Julius by JD Smith
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
240 AD and Egypt is under Roman occupation. Two people meet on the banks of the Nile; two people who cannot be together. Meskenit is tormented by the act of others, whilst Julius must return home, to Syria. Can love cross the border from one country to another, and overcome the fate awaiting Meskenit? The Love of Julius is a short story.
Shelometh Daughter of Yovov Wife of Ephron by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,700. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Shelometh lost the throne of the Hittite Empire, disgraced her husband, and forced the exile of Ephron and herself to Canaan. Yet she worked beside him and helped defeat the army of Sargon. As Queen of Hebron she helped unite the empire and almost died in childbirth. Can the friend of both Hagar and Sarah heal the breach created by running ahead of Adonai's will?
Children of the Keeper, Book 2 of The Cursed Ground by A. Roy King
Series: Edhai. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An impetuous young woman named Temper heads up the security squad in the city ruled by her father, the Keeper of Wit. Today she's got her hands full chasing a mysterious thief and trying to keep trouble-makers from starting a riot. But Temper discovers that darker forces are also at work: Power-hungry conspirators are plotting to wrest control away from the Keeper, and it's up to her to stop them.
A God Against the Gods by Allen Drury
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The sweeping chronicle of a great and tragic pharaoh who lost his throne for the love of a God. In the glory of ancient Egypt, an epic of a royal family divided, bloody power ploys, and religious wars that nearly tore apart one of the greatest empires in human history.
The Ghosts of Presque Isle by Christopher Chagnon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When the Cosette family moved into the old Maloney house they didn’t know what secrets were held inside, pent up on purpose for thirty-five years. Chris Cosette's discovery of Liam Maloney’s diary leads him on a frightening voyage of revelation and terror. Presque Isle County’s horrifying history and a century old cult of vigilantes play into Chris, his brothers, and friends becoming targets.
Ready Reference Treatise: The King Must Die by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The author has created a plausible story based on archaeological and anthropological premises. The author believes that it may have developed into the myth.
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.
Tiểu thuyết lịch sử HẬN LÃNG BẠC by Trương Thái Du
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,570. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
All theories and studies old or new have to confirm their heroic spirit and ther invincibility of the Trưng’s Sisters, the first King Hung and also was the last on the land of Vietnam, the respectable mother of Vietnam history and of the Viet people.
The First Jumper: Little Bear by Brian H Groover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,430. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An alien explorer meets disaster on ancient Earth, and must invade the body of a primitive human to survive, creating great difficulties for the alien, the human, and the human community, as an impending ice age threatens survival for everyone.
For the Sake of His Name, the prophet Daniel's miraculous life in Babylon by Cliff Keller
Series: Three Prophets, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,050. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Jerusalem falls to Babylon after a brutal siege. A young boy, Daniel, and his three close friends are captured and taken to Babylon as slaves. Over the next seven decades these sons of Hebrew nobility overcome bondage, rivalries and the conceits of kings to reach positions of authority in the most powerful nation in the world. And Daniel becomes a prophet of the Lord.
Crepuscular Rays by Lara Biyuts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Crepuscular Rays” is a collection of my tales. Crime. Actuality. Humour. One of the tales, “Red Scum” is the next in the “OMG series”, the series of stories about and by Oscar Maria Graf, observant globe-trotter and writer, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. In the story “Red Scum” he tells about Eric Stenbock (1860-1895).
Heth, Son of Canaan, son of Ham, son of Noah by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
Heth's chariots are more than just new and showy war machines. They might make the difference between life and death as Sargon turns his eye toward Hattus. Tawananna and Elon's new life together puts them in the crosshairs of everyone who wants to destroy the fledgling empire. what will happen when the greatest warrior begins to feel the effects of Lamech's Curse?
Amsalai: The Mother of Abraham by Matthew Mangum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Screenplays » History
In the ancient city of Babel, King Nimrod is hunting for the prophesied child that will overthrow him. Amsalai knows that her baby boy Abram is the child and she will use her feminine intuition and intrigue to keep her boy safe that he may grow to fulfill his prophesied destiny. This book is written in a screenplay format, and may not show well on small screens.
Claimed by the Enemy by Shauna Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Love, intrigue, and adventure in ancient Mesopotamia. Two survivors of Sargon the Great's destruction of the great city of Eridu, a lonely princess and an unwilling soldier, meet when Sargon conquers the city of Susa. She trusts few people, and he lies to her from the start. But circumstances bring them together as both try to stay alive and protect her children in the chaos of the conquered city.
The Carrier Pigeon by Thomas M. Willett
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.