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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.
A Journey of One Thousand Miles: the Story of Ruth and Naomi
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Price: Free! Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
An exciting retelling of the biblical narrative of Ruth weaves the Bible story with the ancient legend and tradition of the sages, coupled with a dash of creative fiction to bring the story to life for the modern reader. This is an excerpt from the series The Shepherd King
Heart Of The Arena
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Ancient Rome is a dangerous place, in more ways than one. Captured by slavers, distraught but determined Sabina is thrust into the world of gladiators. Disguised as a man, she struggles to remain undetected whilst navigating through her new life. But love forces its way into her focus again and when a haunting figure from her past remerges, the couple’s fate is to be decided in the Heart of the
Billy
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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'Billy' is about a young boy growing into manhood. Billy grows from an awkward young man to find his life's purpose.It is a short story set in rural Western Australia in the years before the outbreak of World War 1.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 5 - The Germanic Cycle
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Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 23 to 28 of original series.
The Maiden of Pompeii
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Maiden of Pompeii takes you on an epic story of the last days of Pompeii. When Hermes finds his Goddess, Medusa, he believes he has created an ally with the Greeks, but what Hermes doesn’t know is that his choice has sealed the fate of Pompeii in stone forever.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 4 - The Roman Cycle
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Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,960. Language: French. Published: May 9, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 16 to 22 of the original series.
The White Rider (The Floating World Book 4)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
In ancient Japan, while the nobles are getting ready for the biggest war in the island’s history, a young man enters the Capital and goes head to head against the corruption of the Yakuza.
The Poison Lotus (The Floating World Book 3)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In ancient Japan, as the prince returns to the Capital to restore order after the death of his father, the nobles are getting ready for a war that will decide the fate of the entire empire.
The Rise of the Last Rebellion (The Floating World Book 2)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
After warlords join forces with plans to conquer the empire, the princess of the Yamato Plains must gather enough allies to save her people.
The Lotus and the Sword (The Floating World Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In ancient Japan, as a Shogun engages in civil war against his brother, a ninja working as a bodyguard is called to protect his surrogate family.
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.
The Thirteenth Stone of Aaron
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,760. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
History’s mysteries are not just revealed—they explode onto the scene in this gripping, fast-paced tale. The Thirteenth Stone of Aaron by KaCinderly Baker is the first in a trilogy that uncovers fascinating facts and seductive secrets from the ancient past and weaves them with the quest for power in the present day. This book is a thriller that will engender a great interest in ancient history.
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.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Kediak and the Legend of Ashwathama
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
There is a legend of a hunter. He travels the world, following the herd animals, killing them and using every part of them. He rarely interacts with the tribes, and no one ever finds him unless he wishes it. This man, Ashwathama, can do things most people cannot. He is a hard man, a secretive man. In the long history of my life, he is my greatest mistake. -Xia
Carthaginian Empire - Book 3 - The Macedonean Cycle
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Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 12 to 15 of the original series and a bonus episode previously only available in the print anthology.
The Rise of Zenobia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,710. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
My name is Zabdas: once a slave; now a warrior, grandfather and servant. I call Syria home. I shall tell you the story of my Zenobia: Warrior Queen of Palmyra, Protector of the East, Conqueror of Desert Lands … Traitor to Rome ...
Return of the Star Ancestors, Volume One
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Ink Smith Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
What if we had friends in very high places? What if we’ve always had them? Eons ago, starfaring Osirians genetically seeded a mammal on this planet. Later, they created great civilizations among the humans who evolved from it. One was Atlantis.