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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Soul Forsaken by Kev Richardson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A true tale of how an Egyptian born son can be educated to achieve honours in his chosen university studies, yet denied the right to turn them into a career. Every Egyptian child adopts at birth, its father’s nationality, so many find themselves a foreigner in his land of birth. Another law denies foreigners in Egypt, the right to work.
The Carpenter's Bench by Michele McGrath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Before she starts a long and difficult journey, a woman says goodbye to her special place and the memories it holds. She knows that her courage and faith will be tested to extreme limits and that she will never return to her home. For a little while she dwells in the past, as she attempts to prepare herself for the future.
Return to Thebes by Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,460. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The spectacular conclusion to the Egyptian epic begun in A God Against the Gods. After his brother’s assassination, a new Pharaoh must take the throne and battle the corrupt and violent priesthood. His name is TUTANKHAMUN.
Hannibal "& His War With Rome" by Nick Box
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,640. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hannibal, general of the Carthaginian army, strikes terror in the hearts of Romans. He was undermanned, under-armed, and yet he played by the rules, even if the Romans he fought didn’t. His tactics redefined war, his principles redefined man. This thrilling novel brings to life the ancient, epic battle between Hannibal, one of the greatest generals of all time, and the might of the Roman Empire.
The Ivory House - The Days of Elijah by Cliff Keller
Series: Three Prophets, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Prophet Elijah saves the widow of Zarephath's son, Yashar, who follows Elijah to Mt. Carmel and, later, to Jezreel. There, Yashar works in Naboth's vineyard, falls in love with Naboth’s family and hopes to learn the art of making wine. Though he witnesses miracles and plans to live in Jezreel forever, Yashar is forced to change his plans after Naboth’s brutal murder at the hands of Jezebel.
Legio XVII: Battle of Zama by Thomas A. Timmes
Series: Legio XVII. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,000. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Legio XVII series, Roman Legion at War, Battle of the Danube, and Battle of Zama are historical fiction novels that take place during Rome’s Second Punic War with Carthage (218 - 202 BC). Readers are immersed in battlefield clashes, innovative tactics, strategic planning, and inspiring leadership.
The Love of Julius by JD Smith
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
240 AD and Egypt is under Roman occupation. Two people meet on the banks of the Nile; two people who cannot be together. Meskenit is tormented by the act of others, whilst Julius must return home, to Syria. Can love cross the border from one country to another, and overcome the fate awaiting Meskenit? The Love of Julius is a short story.
Shelometh Daughter of Yovov Wife of Ephron by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,260. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Shelometh lost the throne of the Hittite Empire, disgraced her husband, and forced the exile of Ephron and herself to Canaan. Yet she worked beside him and helped defeat the army of Sargon. As Queen of Hebron she helped unite the empire and almost died in childbirth. Can the friend of both Hagar and Sarah heal the breach created by running ahead of Adonai's will?
Children of the Keeper, Book 2 of The Cursed Ground by A. Roy King
Series: Edhai. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An impetuous young woman named Temper heads up the security squad in the city ruled by her father, the Keeper of Wit. Today she's got her hands full chasing a mysterious thief and trying to keep trouble-makers from starting a riot. But Temper discovers that darker forces are also at work: Power-hungry conspirators are plotting to wrest control away from the Keeper, and it's up to her to stop them.
A God Against the Gods by Allen Drury
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The sweeping chronicle of a great and tragic pharaoh who lost his throne for the love of a God. In the glory of ancient Egypt, an epic of a royal family divided, bloody power ploys, and religious wars that nearly tore apart one of the greatest empires in human history.
The Ghosts of Presque Isle by Christopher Chagnon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing www.fountainbluepublishing.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When the Cosette family moved into the old Maloney house they didn’t know what secrets were held inside, pent up on purpose for thirty-five years. Chris Cosette's discovery of Liam Maloney’s diary leads him on a frightening voyage of revelation and terror. Presque Isle County’s horrifying history and a century old cult of vigilantes play into Chris, his brothers, and friends becoming targets.
Hoplite - Part 3: Training by Lee Ness
Series: Hoplite: Olympian Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Alexander commences training with the other hoplites in their stockade on Samos, but someone doesn't want him there. Alexander has been bullied his whole life, because of his Thracian looks - red hair and pale skin - and this is nothing new to him. He soon finds out that being bulled by school boys and being targeted by trained soldiers is an entirely new level of danger.
Lady of the Imperial City by Laura Kitchell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,060. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Japan’s capital city in the year 1001 is a society in resplendent silks and dedicated to beauty. In it, as a paragon among her peers, Lady Kirei faces a life of sexual servitude unless she defies convention and honor with a less than ideal gentleman. Experience the imperial city of Kyō and its elite society through the eyes of aristocrats who fall shy of the ideal.
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: $4.99 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: 130,500. 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...