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Tawananna Daughter of Zohar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The arranged marriage between Tawananna and Elon seems likely to show strength and unite the clans. It might even tame Shelometh’s rebellious heart and help her brother Ephron find peace. She is a slayer of dragons and the best archer in the village. But her greatest challenge comes when she has to sit and do nothing while her people face the army of Sargon.
עתליה בת איזבל /נובלה דרמתית
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Price: Free! Words: 18,550. Language: Hebrew. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
עתליה תופסת את הכתר בממלכת יהודה לאחר שבנה – המלך אחזיה- נהרג בקרב עם המורד יהוא, בעת שביקר אצל מלך ישראל ביזרעאל. עתליה היא עובדת אלילי הבעל והאשרה- כמו אמהּ איזבל. היא רוצחת את כל הזכרים משושלת בית דוד- ובעורמתה עדיין מניחה לעובדי אדונָי בירושלים להמשיך בקיום מצוות התורה. כל זאת- למרות התנגדותם לעריצותה ולתרבותה. עתליה נופלת מחמת .טירוּפה: היא דורשת לאמץ ילד שנראה לה בחלומה ..פורץ נגדה מרד
Rewind Rewrite
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Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a secret and ancient chamber beneath the Vatican, a mercenary is commissioned to capture and bring back the truth. He soon learns that, when reliving old stories, there’s no safety in numbers. Rewind Rewrite is a new short story by Brighton-based writer, Justin McKeating.
Painted Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pompeii, Italy, AD 61. A Roman noblewoman gives up her hedonistic lifestyle to shelter street children in Ancient Rome. Meet Lady Alexandra Marcius as her new faith gets tested. A woman of regrets, “Lady Zan” shelters homeless boys and girls from the horror of the streets. As Zan’s new faith spreads throughout the empire, a paranoid emperor takes drastic measures to stop this new form of Judaism.
Tiana ~ Gift of the Moon ~ Women of the Northland ~ Book 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tiana is fierce in battle, gentle in temperament, and has a quiet strength. She embodies the spirit of the Raven Mother and accepts the challenges before her with faith in her ancestry and the powers she has inherited. Tiana must face the trials of being a woman shaman in a male dominated society. After tragedy befalls her, she sets out alone to find her lost daughter...
Ephron Son of Zohar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,800. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ephron has vital skills to ensure security and growth of their tribe. Zohar plans to use Ephron and his sister as peace children in arranged marriages. Marauding enemies and rising waters threaten the homelands of fellow Hittites but no one wants to sacrifice autonomy just for safety, food, clothing, and shelter. Tensions rise.They need strength, unity, and prosperity.
La mujer serpiente
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Price: Free! Words: 88,410. Language: Spanish. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Una novela zombie juvenil en el Antiguo Egipto Una joven que lucha contra muertos vivientes, la ruina de su familia y la pérdida de derechos de la mujer en el Egipto griego Ptolemaico
Akhenaten's Alibi - Book 5 of Meredith Pink's Adventures in Egypt
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Price: $4.63 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The secret Merry and Adam share with their friends is no longer safe. Somebody else knows where the "precious jewels" from ancient Egypt are hidden and is threatening to go public if his demands are not met. As Egypt's civil unrest erupts into street violence, Merry knows they must secure their blackmailer's silence or risk their discovery being used for political ends.
The Raven King (a poem from Godless I)
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
The Raven King poem, is a prophetic tale from the Great War, inscribed on the Raven Stone, which comes into Elianna's possession in GODLESS I.
Farouk's Fancies - Book 4 of Meredith Pink's Adventures in Egypt
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Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Merry and Adam are now the proud owners of a restored Victorian dahabeeyah moored on the banks of the Nile in Luxor. Their plan is to offer luxury Nile cruises to discerning travellers. But the tourist trade is slow after the Arab Spring. So they jump at the chance to play host to Ben Hunter, in Egypt to solve a the mystery of whether key Old Testament figures were actually Egyptian pharaohs.
Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia (Legionary 4)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,230. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The legions are in tatters, and the Gothic hordes are gathering beyond the mountains . . .
Quintus Saturnus The Time of Five Emperors
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Amidst the chaos of Rome's civil wars, Quintus Saturnus the mason works hard to produce busts for the Imperial Cult. But constant regime change makes getting paid difficult. Inspired by Robert Grave’s I Claudius and Gore Vidal’s Julian, this is an account of how one man negotiated the anarchy of 68-69AD - the Time of Five Emperors.
Hatshepsut's Hideaway - Book 3 of Meredith Pink's Adventures in Egypt
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Price: $4.63 USD. Words: 84,470. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Merry and Adam have discovered "precious jewels" from Egypt's ancient past. But these are troubled times in Egypt so they must be cautious of making rash announcements. Luckily, there's still plenty to occupy them. A granite stele covered in ancient hieroglyphics and a hidden rock-cut sanctuary are just two of the clues suggesting a solution may be in reach to one of Egypt's perplexing mysteries.
The Cursed Ground 1 - The Child-Stealers
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Series: Edhai. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,390. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A band of fierce raiders invades a peaceful agricultural community called the Till, carrying off a young girl. Her brother Boon takes off in pursuit with a small force of loyal companions. As they traverse the wilderness in search of Boon's sister and the violent child-stealers, the rescuers discover that the old peace is vanishing and dark times are encroaching on the world.
The Revealer of Secrets
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Series: The Captivity Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book 3 in the Captivity Series finds Daniel and his friends serving the King of Babylon in his palace. The king can't sleep and Daniel has the soluntion...he interprets the king's distrubing dream endearing himself and his friends to the ruler. Daniel's new life begins now as one of the king's magi, a young man coming into his power and authority, but he gives the glory to his God.
Liam, An Irish Historical Saga
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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Liam, a young boy grows up in Connemara at the time of the Great Famine, 1840's. He and his family suffer great deprivation and want. The land is held by the English. Love and marriage promise happiness. Risking deportation or being shot, he poaches game and steals to keep his family alive. The potato blight removes any hope of survival. Emigration and the New World beckon him.
Tutankhamun's Triumph - Book 2 of Meredith Pink's Adventures in Egypt
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Price: $3.40 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Merry has just made the most momentous discovery in Egypt since Howard Carter's opening of Tutankhamun's tomb. The trouble is, she can't admit to it without linking herself to the dead body that's turned up inconveniently in the Valley of the Kings. With plenty of other things to distract her, Merry once more teams up with the dashing Adam Tennyson to unlock a thrilling secret from Egypt's past.
The Writer - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In Ancient Rome, a young writer decides to publish a story that will change the world.
The Granite Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sworn to uphold his Emperor's orders, General Marcus Alexius must obey an Imperial command his conscious is rebelling against. Sianna Cynara, is the Princess of Dacia who has been forced to endure the treachery of Rome, finds her life balanced on the blade of the Emperor's sword. Thrust together by elements out of their control - The Granite Rose.
Los enamorados en el estanque de los nenúfares
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Price: Free! Words: 22,000. Language: Spanish. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
LOS ENAMORADOS EN EL ESTANQUE DE LOS NENÚFARES es la primera de una saga de novelas centradas en la mujer en el antiguo Egipto, en la moda y costumbres y la situación de las féminas en la antigüedad.