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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
To Deceive an Empire by Anne Garboczi Evans
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Olivia Kimbrell Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Gwen's patrician family thinks Marcellus is a smuggler. But she's been kissing him behind secluded hedges for two years. Gwen decides it's time for Marcellus to marry her, but Marcellus has a dark secret that threatens Gwen's life. He could marry Gwen to save her life, but if she discovers his secret, he'll probably hang on a cross.
Deva Tales by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,910. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Park In The Past. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A restive province, a troublesome official, a city on the brink of disaster. 89 AD. Britannia is peaceful under the protection of three legions and the rule of the emperor Domitian, but a plot is afoot to cause trouble at Deva, home of the Twentieth Legion. In eleven linked tales, each from the point of view of one of Deva's inhabitants, the story unfolds.
The Cursed Kingdom by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.65 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
What price glory, Spartacus? Mark Antony has returned to Parthia to wage war against the king of kings. But Parthia has a new hero, a man born of slaves who carries an infamous name and who burns with rage against the world. As Mark Antony forges an unholy alliance with the Parthian King of Media, will you save the empire and lose your family? Or will you obey the rules of the gods?
Headhunter Slave by Theodore A Henning II
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Dutch have occupied the Indonesian Archipelago for hundreds of years. The 20th Century oil discovery engenders renewed commercial excitement. Their easternmost territory holds untold riches. Set in Netherland's New Guinea amidst steamy untamed jungles and vast ocean areas, the lives of three extraordinary women eventually collide, as change comes about in this world dominated by men.
The Dangerous Bridge by Timothy Epupa Ngenge
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 15, 2017 by Living Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An ex-service man of the famous British West African Frontier Force comes back to devote himself as a benevolent worker. James Walker Gray realises he needs a youngman to help facilitate his work. At first, Ikome is apprehensive of his new white family, but decide to use his position to his own advantage. The villages around the Ekona plantations have never suffered like this.
One-Minute Story of Influential Chinese Historical Figures by Yanan Zhao
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is a book telling brief stories of influential Chinese historical figures, including emperors, queens, ministers, generals and artists. Through their epic and legendary experiences, we could see the overall history they lived in and feel the magic of choice and destiny. In history, where we are least alone.
Warrior King by Jennifer Brassel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Trifecta Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Love, murder and betrayal at the height of Egypt’s power. When kings were gods and power was absolute, treachery hides behind every door and in the hearts of those who should be allies.
Rihani - The Darkness by Maria Rigoni
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017 by Marmolada Family Trust. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rihani is a young sorceress who lives on a small isolated island in the Pacific. When the outside world finally comes into contact with the island, it is devastating. Rihani and her people have to fight to survive against diseases, cruelties, and annihilation from the superior outside world.
Los hijos de la Atlántida by Josep Capsir
Price: $5.85 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: Spanish. Published: July 31, 2017 by JavIsa23. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » General
Una tierra legendaria sometida por la ira de los Dioses. Un reino mitológico abocado a desaparecer del mapa. La Atlántida. Lo que fue mitológico se convertirá en historia. Los últimos días de una de las civilizaciones más desconocidas y oscuras: Tartessos.
The Wondering Wanderer by Alan J Fisher
Series: The Alexander Chronicles, Alpha. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,640. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
What if Alexander the Great had not died in Babylon and moved on to conquer from Sunrise to Sunset? Follow the first in a series or collected works beginning the complex weaving of three timelines and three perspectives into one coherant whole. If one small event had not happened or occurred differently, where would we be? Ask Kalliades, he knows very well...
Her Disturbing Presence, Part One by Shana Marie
Price: Free! Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A community stands on the brink of the Neolithic Revolution and its own extinction. The choice becomes clear to those who maintain the old ways: adapt to a new world of farming and secularism or hold fast to the old ways that celebrate natural harmony. One family must strike out on its own to salvage and continue its way of life.
Usurper by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 99,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book seven in the Parthian Chronicles series sees Pacers, his family and friends fighting for their lives on the eastern edge of the empire as a new power rises across the River Indus to challenge the Parthian Empire.
Eternal Egypt - A Tribute To Its People by Paul Morrison
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Eternal Egypt is a companion guide to the Giza Trilogy. It is a tribute to Ancient Egypt and the remarkable people who built the pyramids on the Giza Plateau. The 31 imaginative and well-researched short stories in Eternal Egypt tell the story of the priests, scribes, craftsmen and soldiers who served the plateau long after the last of the pyramids were built and the last pharaohs buried there.
Emilie Adler (The Last Great Mystery of World War II) by Charles Sloden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,820. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 1944, an Olympic figure skater is caught up in the Holocaust in Hungary. An unusual story of heroism, endurance and survival - with an ending unlike any you have ever read!
The Pharaoh's Destiny by Markie Madden
Series: Pharaoh Queens Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,230. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017 by Metamorph Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Alternative history
It's 1477 B.C.E. and Hatshepsut, the Great King's Wife, must step into the role of leader, and there are few she can trust. The future of Egypt rests in the hands of a single woman, the most powerful woman in the ancient world. Can her people accept her unorthodox reign, and her plans to usurp the men's place as rulers of a Kingdom?
Beauregard: Canine Warrior by J. D. Taylor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,820. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Deep in the jungles of Vietnam on a reconnaissance mission, Beauregard, a smart and loyal Doberman Pinscher, alerts his patrol to danger.
Angelica, You Have Chosen Well: Part One of the Angelica Series by Aimée Marie Bejarano
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,720. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction
One prophetic night of birth shakes and shapes history forever as we know it. Angelica of Bethlehem is arrested and imprisoned for preaching Jesus on the narrow streets of Jerusalem.
A Horde of Fools by Robert E Hirsch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Third novel in the dynamic historical religious fiction continuing series of The Dark Ages Saga of Tristan de Saint-Germain
Marius' Mules X: Fields of Mars by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The war in Gaul is over, but the fight for Rome is only just beginning. Facing a war against other Romans, with a new officer stirring up trouble, Pompey and the senate defying them, a father-in-law busily incriminating himself and powerful Roman generals consolidating positions against them, Fronto and Galronus are bound for that worst of all conflicts: Civil War.
Legionary: Empire of Shades (Legionary 6) by Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 130,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
379 AD: The Roman Diocese of Thracia has fallen to the Gothic horde…