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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The First Gift by K. L. Freeman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,580. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
This thrilling historical adventure follows what happened to the gold given by the Magi to the infant Christ and its legendary special powers. It also tells the story of Marcus Facilis who was the only other baby boy to escape from the slaughter of the innocents by Herod's guards.When older, he escapes from slavery but his destiny is always linked with the gold and the man who was born to be king.
Murder at the Oracle of Didyma by Michael B. Edwards
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Bias is at it again in his third book. He is dispatched to the Oracle at Didyma to gain knowledge on how the Ionian League should react to the recent aggressive advances of the powerful army of the king of Lydia. Second only to the great Oracle at Delphi in the ancient Greek world, Didyma is rampant with intrigue, confusing predictions, and sexual fascination.
SHARIA by OnlineGatha
Price: $2.05 USD. Words: 97,520. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Do you know what Sharia law is? If not you should. Have you lived under Sharia Law? If you ever do, have you ever considered, what it would be like to live under the conduct of Sharia law? One only has to look at the statistics. Sharia law is being Introduced to many countries as this story is being written. Sharia is now even administered in pockets of London.
The Crying Child by Becca Lusher
Series: Icarus Child, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Sisters of Icarus may all be gone, but the next generation remains. Bitter, half-selkie and broken, the three women are different in many ways, yet one thing connects them: the island and its quest for a new Icarus. For there will be a new Icarus – the island will accept nothing less. No matter what the cost.
Pastures of Tender Grass by Charles Millson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,470. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Mephibosheth, the disabled young grandson of King Saul, is summoned to the palace of the new King David. What does the new ruler want? Is he trying to eliminate all possible claimants to the throne? Or is he motivated by something greater than power? And why does his grandfather's former servant seem to want him destroyed?
Kings and Kingdoms - The greatest story never told by Dan Hynes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,800. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Why has this ‘story never been told’? The birth of Jesus – really? Surely everyone knows the Christmas story? Wrong! Prince Rahim, leaves his dying father and his homeland, to pursue a family mystery that will lead him on a holy quest centuries in the making. A twisted tale of passion and prophecy. The story behind the ‘War in Heaven’. ‘Kings and Kingdoms’ will reset the Christmas story forever.
Hippolyta: The Pits Of Death by Ian Johnstone
Series: Hippolyta, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,570. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Hun armies were creating a problem for Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, killing, looting and pillaging. It was not Attila’s main army, but it was more than enough to pose a threat to Hippolyta and her warriors. Would the Romans’ interests in the region be enough for them to offer help? Could Hippolyta triumph this time, or was this finally the end for the Amazon armies?
Meztli Sacrificial Maiden by Ross Richdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The third in our Ancient Ancestors series is set in 1530 AD Inca times. Meztli is rescued from a sacrificial site before she dies of exposure. This is the story about her life afterwards and how her friends and herself fight for justice from the conquistadors and evil priests of the times. Will their pyramid of gold be discovered by their enemies?
Romance @ Three Kingdoms : Fall of Singapura by Jonathan Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,930. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A story of a Ming China Princess and her King of Temasek as they brave the turbulent politics of fourteenth century South East Asia. Is her King in danger? and will she save him in time? When he loses his battles, whom does he blame? In this journey from the glories of Singapura to the horrors of Forbidden Hill, they realise that the last battle they must resolve is the battle in their hearts.
Silvana The Turning by Belinda Mellor
Price: $4.34 USD. Words: 130,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(The second book in the Silvana series) The seasons change; Turning and Greening and one more Turning and Lesandor of Deepvale, human son of a Silvanan mother, will reach manhood. Promised to a life he doesn't want, Lesandor is torn between destined duty and the only future he desires; But are his dreams worth the necessary sacrifice, and who pays the price?
The Next Skywatcher by Jeff Posey
Series: The Last Skywatcher, Anasazi Historical Thrillers with a Hint of Romance, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the Crab Nebula Supernova appeared on July 4, 1054, it drove the ancient ones of Chaco Canyon into a cannibalistic frenzy. The combined efforts of the Chaco mob, a secret society of mad-as-hell women, and Tuwa’s band of orphans to make their world right again. “I really enjoyed it. It was well-written.” —Thomas Windes, 37-year veteran Anasazi archaeologist with the National Park Service.
Bless The Child by David J. West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,630. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Impelled by a quest for redemption, the man known only as The Spartan finds unholy work in The Holy Land. And work is good, there is no end of service amongst kings and robber barons for a man who sells his sword so well. But blood won’t wash away blood and The Spartan finds himself compelled toward something greater than himself. Bless The Child is a romance of redemption and glory.
Romance @ Three Kingdoms : Escape to Temasek by Jonathan Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A story of love and war set in 14th century Singapore amidst the tussle between Srivijaya, Majapahit, and Ayutthaya for supremacy, seen through the eyes of a princess from Ming China.
Amarna Book III: Book of Raia by Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,610. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Hell hath no fury like a spider caught in its own web. It’s all or nothing. Either the prophecy is fulfilled and both Egypt & Hatti find salvation or Mursili and his allies fail - plunging both kingdoms into indescribable darkness. Behold, even in the terrible deafening silence of their abandonment, the gods had never been more clear. The time has come for judgment.
The Sands of Kedar by Diana Khalil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hadeel was not meant to live. Yet she did. Disguised as a boy named Assad to escape the restrictions imposed on females in pre-Islam Arabia, she initially finds the freedom she seeks, only to find her heart held captive by the charade when she falls in love. She must choose: the life being Assad affords her, or the man Hadeel has loved all along.
Marius' Mules VIII: Sons of Taranis by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 165,480. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
51 BC. In the aftermath of the dreadful siege of Alesia the tribes of Gaul lie broken and sparse, and yet the fires of rebellion still burn in the hearts of a few. As Caesar and his army continue to pacify the land wherever revolt can be found, a new conspiracy is rising. The final battle for Gaul is about to begin.
El Camino de los Cedros II - Historia de Gilgamesh (2ª Parte) by Hugo de Martin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,480. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » General
El anciano bibliotecario de Babilonia prosigue narrando a Alejandro Magno la aventura del legendario Gilgamesh. Todo apunta a que la expedición que debe conducir a los jóvenes soldados desde la fértil región sumeria hasta los bosques de cedros de Canaán está a punto de fracasar. Incluso Enkidu, el amigo de Gilgamesh, y el insolente mercenario Kenami muestran su recelo. Pero no hay marcha atrás...
Perfectus Imperator. Tomo I: Guerra por la Paz by Jacobo Fe Gismera
Series: PERFECTUS IMPERATOR. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,050. Language: Spanish. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This is the story of the perfect man: born to rule the biggest empire of the History and able to change the whole world using the most powerful armour: hope. He just wants the world to be better because he was there.