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The Trials of the Minotaur
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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
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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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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)
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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
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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)
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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.
The Unfettered Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is often said that wisdom comes with pain. Long ago in the north of the Indian subcontinent, a being of great wisdom arose. There is pain in his story, but perhaps the story we know is not all of the truth. Perhaps wisdom came at a greater price than we know. This is a vision of what it might have taken to bring it into the world. The Unfettered Dream is a short story of about 4,000 words.
The Project Lion Series: The Candidate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,670. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Driven on by a need to locate and secure his wife and children, Alex Martell finds himself thoroughly unprepared as he becomes swept up in global conspiracies and the agendas of competing world powers.
The Exodus Scrolls
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Series: The Jeanne Marie DeNord Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 84,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jeanne went to Egypt to translate hieroglyphs in the tomb of Seti I. Instead she finds herself in the middle of a disaster, re-enacting the Exodus plagues. Last time the 10th plague took the firstborn child. Now it threatens to become a world wide pandemic. Salvation may lie in the scrolls of a new tomb, but Jeanne's in a race to find the answer before the plague kills her, and half the world.
Пути Голгофы
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2013 by Asteroid Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Роман Пути Гогофы повествует о том мрачном времени, когда Римской империей правил обезумевший император Тиберий, в Иудее бесчинствовал его ставленник Понтий Пилат, и странствовал по земле Израиля Иисус Христос. В книге автор, основываясь на не-религиозных источниках и исторических фактах, попытался восстановить события того далекого прошлого.
Thetis, Peleus, and Achilles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Achilles' goddess mother and human father are at loggerheads. She wants long life for their son; he believes that, with events propelling both gods and men toward the Trojan War, peace is unlikely for Achilles. Chrion the Centaur trains the youth, the powerful try to manipulate him, and his parents struggle to bridge the gap between mortal life and eternity.