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Joshua Maximus, The Gospel According To The Storyteller
By Dennis Carroll
Series: Secular religious stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Joshua Maximus, The Gospel According To The Storyteller” is a novellette of 15,700 words.The genre is historical religious fiction revolving around Jesus and John the Baptist. The story provides a secular interpretation of two of the most significant religious figures in history. This is a secular interpretation of supernatural events and should not be confused with "Christian Book" genre.
The Messiah's Spy
By Ted Kozak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Messiah’s Spy is a story about Christmas for teens and adults who want to read something really different about the birth of Christ. The novel tells the story of the birth of Christ from the perspective of a 14-year old boy who is training to be a warrior on the grounds of Herod’s palace. The book blends the story of the birth of Christ with what life was like in Judea under Herod’s rule.
Smart Maratha God
By Sunil Palaskar
Series: Dev Marathi shabd kosh, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 28,890. Language: Marathi. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
God=God(god=Godhगूढ़ं+ od=cod=khud ख़ूद + d=deo देव = +d(d=allah आला हं=ए!पहा! फलाह फलाह देव आला हं!))The miraculous Maratha God(In human form for God does have different names but he does not like to mention his name like ordinary man,
Het meisje van het Grote Hert
By Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: Dutch. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"Nauwelijks enkele passen voor me verschijnt iemand. Opnieuw een angstaanjagende jonge krijger, met een strakgespannen boog deze keer. Ach, het is mijn broer Reigeroog! Hij kijkt me koud aan, zijn dodelijke pijl is op mijn hart gericht." - Een spannend avontuur voor lezers vanaf ongeveer tien jaar. Ga mee naar het kustgebied van de Nederlanden in de Bronstijd, meer dan drieduizend jaar geleden.
Shards Of Divinities
By Nissim Levy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Shards Of Divinities is a story about the spiritual coming of age of a boy who lives in the most powerful city state of the ancient world. Abram discovers a new outlook on the nature of divinity which is at odds with the accepted dogma of his society. Shards Of Divinities weaves a metaphysical landscape where the inner world of our souls merges with the universal spirit of God.
Diana by the Moon
By Tracy Cooper-Posey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He is Arthur’s man. His duty is his life. She fears and mistrusts him. The only way they will survive is together. Britain, 469 AD: Diana trusts no one after a Saxon raid on her Roman farm. Alaric, lieutenant to Arthur, hates Romans, but must build a beacon there. Two lives touched by the coming of King Arthur, struggling to survive against odds as great as those against Britain itself.
The Trials of the Minotaur
By Clint Westgard
Series: The Trials of the Minotaur. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In the fifth year of the rule of Auten the One Eyed a minotaur was born to one of the imperial city of Colosi’s most important patrician families. The Trials of the Minotaur tells his story, following his life from despair and exile to triumph in the pantheon of Colosi.
The Sun's Eye
By William Allen Perry 2nd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Their reign was erased from the historical record by enemies and was only brought to light in modern times. The capital that the King (Akhenaten) and his Queen (Nefertiti) had built and where they live out their dreams along the Nile was in the end abandoned and then crushed to its foundations.
The Only Good Roman
By Christine Elaine Black
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A naive young woman is caught up in the schemes of a charming Roman soldier and his egotistical commander. (Book 1 of 2)
Herod, Statesman, Builder and Commander
By Roger Penney
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
He was not the monster of popular imagination but rather a brilliant man of his time. Energetic, fearless and with some surprisingly loyal friends, servants and relations, he was also a good friend of the supreme earthly power, the Roman Emperor, Augustus and his right hand man Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa.
Death and disease in the peak and other past perils
By John Spencer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Death and Disease in the Peak and Other Past Perils is a fascinating book by John Spencer who has researched the various diseases that were prevalent the Peak District in bygone times.
The Guardians of Karma
By Mohan Vizhakat
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 96,590. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
An intriguing and action-packed story, set during the epoch of 'first wave' prehistoric ice-age civilisations, based on ancient vedic scriptures and legends of India. Few chapters within the book also attempt to unfold the scientific and philosophical concept of 'Karma' in the form of 'socratic dialogues'.
The Consul's Daughter
By C. Lynn Biccum
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,280. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Diana, a young Christian woman living during the time of Nero, is thrust into a web of intrigue after her settlement is destroyed by Roman soldiers. The biggest problem? Diana is also a Roman, the daughter of a former Consul. She must hide her past, as well as her feelings, as she tries to figure out who to trust and how to stay alive.
Jar Baby
By Lori R. Lopez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The creepy tale of a ghoulish baby by Lori R. Lopez. This short story ties in ancient history with modern horror as a museum's mummies rise up for a night of terror and fun at a museum.
Legionary: Land of the Sacred Fire (Legionary 3)
By Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary, Book 3. Price: $3.31 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 . . .
3 Tales of the Cat
By T. Lee Harris
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
3 Tales of the Cat contains three previously published short stories in the Sitehuti & Nefer-Djenou-Bastet ancient Egyptian series. It includes To Be a Scribe, The Scribe Vanishes and Wanting the Fish.
Warmachines of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #4)
By Thomas Carpenter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Alexandrians must contend with an enraged Roman Empire intent on destroying the technologically advanced upstart. While Agog takes his army of steam chariots north, Heron must investigate rumors of ancient weapons thought too destructive for the battlefield. As they speed towards conflict with the undefeated Roman Legion, the Alexandrian side must make a demanding sacrifice to survive.
Sekhmet's Revenge Volume 1 through 4
By Stacy A. Moran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by Art of Safkhet. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A series published in Volumes... Over a thousand years ago one act of kindness set into play a fate that would be the down fall of Sekhmet. Present day,two sisters hold the key to unleash a wrath unlike anything the world has ever seen before.
Dancing Phaedra
By Clodia Metelli
Series: Gaius and Tiberius. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,820. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A young slave whore in a Roman brothel, Antyllus' prospects seem bleak. Only a sense of his destiny keeps him from despair. A gifted and inspired dancer, Antyllus dreams of stardom. Sent to a rich man's party as part of the entertainment, Antyllus' gift is spotted by Gabinius a wealthy Senator. Struggling to leave his past behind, Antyllus must contend with a new master and new life as a dancer.
The Master's Reliquary, Book One: The Man of Signs
By Jim Dameron
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.