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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Aphrodite's Isle: A Baltasar Albueno Historical Adventure by Robert E Burns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,490. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Llumina Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the summer of 1505. All Europe is envious of the upstart Portuguese who have broken into the lucrative eastern spice trade with daring sea voyages around Africa to India. With better ships, guns, and ruthless tactics, they have managed to obtain a foothold in a market dominated for centuries by Muslim traders and Venetian middle men.
Ready Reference Treatise: The King Must Die by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The author has created a plausible story based on archaeological and anthropological premises. The author believes that it may have developed into the myth.
Till Stars Shut Their Eyes by Miguel Omaña
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,020. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on true events in Ancient Mexico (Anahuac). She (an up-scale elite) finds herself constrained in a world of protocol, and he (a passionate anti-establishment nobody) finds his energies better focused on love than war. Both cling to their forbidden love, even if it means sinking the world to fire.
Tiểu thuyết lịch sử HẬN LÃNG BẠC by Trương Thái Du
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,570. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
All theories and studies old or new have to confirm their heroic spirit and ther invincibility of the Trưng’s Sisters, the first King Hung and also was the last on the land of Vietnam, the respectable mother of Vietnam history and of the Viet people.
The First Jumper: Little Bear by Brian H Groover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,430. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An alien explorer meets disaster on ancient Earth, and must invade the body of a primitive human to survive, creating great difficulties for the alien, the human, and the human community, as an impending ice age threatens survival for everyone.
For the Sake of His Name, the prophet Daniel's miraculous life in Babylon by Cliff Keller
Series: Three Prophets, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,050. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Jerusalem falls to Babylon after a brutal siege. A young boy, Daniel, and his three close friends are captured and taken to Babylon as slaves. Over the next seven decades these sons of Hebrew nobility overcome bondage, rivalries and the conceits of kings to reach positions of authority in the most powerful nation in the world. And Daniel becomes a prophet of the Lord.
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 3: Tausret by Max Overton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,340. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The House of Ramesses falters as Tausret relinquishes the throne upon the death of her husband, King Seti. Amenmesse's young son Siptah will become king until her infant son is old enough to rule. Tausret, as Regent, and the king's uncle, Chancellor Bay, hold tight to the reins of power, and vie for complete control of the kingdoms. Assassination changes the balance of power and Chancellor Bay...
Crepuscular Rays by Lara Biyuts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Crepuscular Rays” is a collection of my tales. Crime. Actuality. Humour. One of the tales, “Red Scum” is the next in the “OMG series”, the series of stories about and by Oscar Maria Graf, observant globe-trotter and writer, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. In the story “Red Scum” he tells about Eric Stenbock (1860-1895).
Heth, Son of Canaan, son of Ham, son of Noah by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
Heth's chariots are more than just new and showy war machines. They might make the difference between life and death as Sargon turns his eye toward Hattus. Tawananna and Elon's new life together puts them in the crosshairs of everyone who wants to destroy the fledgling empire. what will happen when the greatest warrior begins to feel the effects of Lamech's Curse?
Amsalai: The Mother of Abraham by Matthew Mangum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Screenplays » History
In the ancient city of Babel, King Nimrod is hunting for the prophesied child that will overthrow him. Amsalai knows that her baby boy Abram is the child and she will use her feminine intuition and intrigue to keep her boy safe that he may grow to fulfill his prophesied destiny. This book is written in a screenplay format, and may not show well on small screens.
Claimed by the Enemy by Shauna Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Love, intrigue, and adventure in ancient Mesopotamia. Two survivors of Sargon the Great's destruction of the great city of Eridu, a lonely princess and an unwilling soldier, meet when Sargon conquers the city of Susa. She trusts few people, and he lies to her from the start. But circumstances bring them together as both try to stay alive and protect her children in the chaos of the conquered city.
The Carrier Pigeon by Thomas M. Willett
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.
Vengeance & Remission by Amalia Angellinni
Price: Free! Words: 205,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is a story about a Roman soldier, Marcus Lucius, son of the great warrior Maximus, who protects his friends (Appius, Octavian) and falls in love in Julia Fabia, while he is on the way to revenge his killed wife, Decima. It's a story with many risky actions, intrigues and it's about friendship, loyalty and of course love. It's set in the times of the emperor Hadrian.
Rejuvenation by White Feather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Twelve and a half thousand years ago a civilization pioneer named Atu takes a journey into the future by connecting with his future lives. From the land of the Maya to Ancient Egypt to Ancient Persia to Europe during the plagues to Greece and Troy to the American South to the windswept plains of the Lakota, Atu journeys across history in search of himself.
El sueño de la Reina de Egipto (Detective Ciego en el Antiguo Egipto 3) by Javier Cosnava
Series: Detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ésta es la historia de una lucha de género por el poder que durará varias generaciones, y de una familia de jardineros que trabaja en palacio. Las intrigas, amores, asesinatos... de los poderosos, acabarán por salpicarlos. Y, de entre ellos, el último de la estirpe de jardineros, surgirá Ire-ti, protagonista de las novelas de la saga del detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto Basada en hechos reales
Las lágrimas de una mujer que está rezando a Isis (Detective Ciego en el Antiguo Egipto 2) by Javier Cosnava
Series: Detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,680. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Meresamun es una famosa cantora y sacerdotisa del dios Amón. Pero sus años de fama han pasado. Ya nadie se acuerda de ella y vive lejos de la capital, en Ipu, la misma ciudad donde pasa su jubilación Ire-ti, el detective ciego. ¿Qué estará dispuesta a hacer Meresamun para vivir una última historia de amor? ¿Dará refugio a un criminal buscado por la justicia? ¿Cometerá algún delito? ¿Quién sabe?
Reloj de arena by Alexander Copperwhite
Price: Free! Words: 9,950. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Alejandro Magno rompe el nudo gordiano y conquista la ciudad, pero los restos dejados tienen un poder inimaginable. Dos sacerdotes recogerán ese poder y... sólo unos pocos lograrán descubrir lo que ocultan.
Owls to Athens by Harry Turtledove
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 144,280. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Like earlier installments in the series, Owls to Athens has the cousins going through various adventures, trade negotiations and sexual escapades, all set against a finely painted mosaic of Hellenic life in the fourth century BCE.
From Cygnet to Swan by Mera Delwiche
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A young prince must flee for his life when jealous brothers try to kill him. His journey leads him to examine himself, to discover the difference between right and wrong, and to question whether he really wants to fight for what is his own. In the process he discovers love and is faced with the challenge of duty versus desire.