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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Sylvia and the Gender-bending Detectives by Meira Eliot
Price: Free! Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The sequel to The Strangely Surreal Adventures of Sylvia Smetana, Sylvia and the Gender-bending Detectives follows the mysterious trail of the Etruscans to Tuscany in Italy, tracing their origins outside Italy and their lasting impact on the layout of some of Europe's most beautiful cities, including Prague. This quest is also one of personal liberation for Cole and his uncle.
Irish Imbas: Celtic Mythology Collection by Brian O'Sullivan
Price: Free! Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This collection by a new wave of contemporary authors (Sighle Meehan, Sheelagh Russell Brown, Marc McEntegart, Coral Atkinson and Marie Gethins) mark a new movement of authentic and original Celtic-based writing and a better understanding of Celtic cultures. The ‘Fairies’, the ‘Salmon of Knowledge’,the ‘Children of Lir’ and the ‘Selkie’. They’re all waiting for you here.
Davey's Siege (A Siege of Derry story) by Jack Scoltock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,840. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The year is 1689 and young Davey Alexander and his family, with thirty thousand other Protestants, are trapped inside the City of Derry by the Catholic Jacobite army. Hunger, constant bombing by cannon fire, disease and surrounded by King James and his Jacobite army, Will Davey and his family survive?
The Sand Clocker (Spanish Armada Stowaway) by Jack Scoltock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Violent storms, seasickness, raging battles, cannon-fire, scurvy and lice- life on board the galleon La Trinidad Valencera is terrifying and dangerous. Will the two cousins reach the English coast alive? Who will win the final great sea battle? And can they ever hope to make it home again? A Spanish Armada story from one of Ireland's best storytellers.
By The Sword Of Rome by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Do you see this sword? This was given to me by Caesar when I was appointed by the Roman Senate as the King of Judah,” Herod told the soldier. There was a terrifying silence in the Royal Court. Everyone was listening to every word spoken by Herod.
Promise of the Black Monks by Robert E Hirsch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,630. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book 1 of The Dark Ages Saga of Tristan de Saint-Germain. Historical fiction account of the life and death struggles of the early Catholic Church
Когда тайное становится явным. ЧИНГИЗ-ХАН by Олег Бажанов
Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: Russian. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Серия "Прокрустово ложе истории". Альтернатива. Булгарские земли были тем основанием, на котором стояла Золотая Орда. Столица Великой Монгольской Империи город Каракорум находился гораздо ближе, чем мы привыкли думать. Государство, созданное Чингиз-ханом, при его жизни не имело таких границ, как их рисуют историки.
El juicio de los espejos - Las lágrimas de Dios by Alexander Copperwhite
Price: Free! Words: 82,540. Language: Spanish. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
¿Y si la historia de la humanidad no fuese tal y como la conocemos? En todo el planeta, en todas las épocas, nos encontramos con pirámides y obeliscos. Desde civilizaciones perdidas en tiempos secretos, pasando por los emperadores chinos, atravesando el continente americano y descubriendo las maravillas de Egipto y mesopotamia.
Queen Teuta Of Illyria by P.I. Kapllani
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This play was buried in a drawer for six years, until I met Cheryl Antao-Xavier, the publisher of In Our Words Inc., who gave me the inspiration to go ahead with its translation from Albanian into English. Often lost in the translation, I thought I would not make it. I want to thank her from my heart for making my dream come true—the publishing of my first book in English. I am so excited and deli
Doomed Empire: A Tale of Atlantis by Richard Dawes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,990. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Prince Astraeus of Caiphul schemes to usurp the throne of his father, King Darius. Seduced by his step-mother and an evil magician named Gucumatz, his plan includes the sacrificial death of an innocent young woman, Princess Asparis. Astraeus' plans change when he meets Asparis and falls in love.
From Quiet Homes by Michael Kelly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,050. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
This historical novel is evocatively grounded in a broad canvas of Australian life from the first to the second world wars. A love story is at its heart but the novel also raises broader issues about the moral dilemmas of war.
As The Garden lies dying by D S S Atkinson
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Realising the nephilim encroach ever closer upon The Garden's confides, Azazel resolves to lead his subjects out of The Garden, to Mount Hermon in hopes they might survive until the Watchers return.
I, Cherubino by G.F. Skipworth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
We only know Mozart's infamous page boy from a twenty-four period in the masterpiece, "The Marriage of Figaro." Here is a faithful accounting of the next 12 years
The Icarus Child by Becca Lusher
Series: Icarus Child, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,450. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Orphaned at birth and raised by his aunt on an isolated island, Icastar has led a far from normal life. His body is misshapen, his days are tormented by whispering winds and demanding ghosts, and he only has seals for friends.The island and his own body might try to hold him down, caging him inside a world of pain, but he is the Icarus Child. One day he will fly – or die trying.
The Demon Deception by Kirthi Kishore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,080. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A gripping tale that takes out some very interesting instances from Indian mythology. It is a mix of the ancient along-with the modern. Takes you on a racy ride of grit, deceit and excitement that surely makes it a gripping read.
Hippolyta 4: The Trade Wars by Ian Johnstone
Series: Hippolyta. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Two years had passed since Hippolyta’s Amazon warriors defeated a rogue general of Attila’s army and then dealt with the treachery of the Alani. Now, Hippolyta’s realm was becoming a major trade route. But the Alani armies were growing again and might prove difficult to defeat. There would be war, but when both Attila and the Alani leader died, would the entire region be plunged into anarchy?
An Arabian Story Mustirra by C.A. Baugh
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ancient Arabia is a dangerous place where men prosper only if their perceptions are as sharp as their weapons! In a southeastern port city, merchants selling exclusively to the wealthy Al Khayr Federation begin to suffer harassment. The attacks turn deadly when what is being pursued is a secret only known to the Federation and to the 'Keeper'.
Promised Valley: The Complete Series by Ron Fritsch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 332,580. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Promised Valley: The Complete Series is an ebook boxed-set of the four Promised Valley novels by Ron Fritsch: Promised Valley Rebellion, Promised Valley War, Promised Valley Conspiracy and Promised Valley Peace.
Egyptian Heart by Kathryn Meyer Griffith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A lonely woman Egyptologist uncovers a lost hidden tomb and is hurled back to 1340 B.C. by a cursed amulet to a time filled with dangers – and to find, transform and help her eternal love. Will the amulet’s magic allow her to remain with him or will it return her to her own time?