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Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
Kediak of the Biainili
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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The year is 10,000. There are some communities near consistent sources of food and water, fishing villages mainly. Most humans live in highly mobile communities. Life is hard, but people work together to survive in their world of ice and sand. Food, tools, and services are often communal. Orphaned and left to his own wits at the age of twelve, Kediak does not belong to anyone or anything.
Age of Obsidian
By Cian Beirdd
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This essay gives a brief overview of the central character, Kediak. It also provides a setting for the age; the struggle for survival as the glaciers continue to drain water away and make it impossible for flora to survive. It also provides a brief glimpse into the more mysterious elements he will encounter in his travels. These are not fantastic stories, they are historical science fiction.
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones
By Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Prehistory
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”
The Shaman's Song
By Evans Bissonette
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The first book of the Ice Age trilogies, The Shaman's Song is the story of a young (less than 15) Native American girl's struggles to survive the challenges facing her. Can she survive being beaten, kidnapped, falling into a glacial crevasse. She is quick-witted but can she outsmart those that wish to enslave her?
The Man Named Ephraim
By Tom Morrison
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
THE MAN NAMED EPHRAIM narrates the co-joined fates of Jesus of Nazareth and a peddler named Ephraim, two visitors to Passover in Jerusalem. As everyone knows, the Christian fable has wings of long duration and the institutions that are founded on it have molded the minds of mankind to welcome no variation but the accepted one. Whether skeptic or gnostic, you may allow the resolution of necessity.
Joseph of Nazareth
By Michael D. Britton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Joseph played a crucial role as the husband of Mary, and the most important step-father of all time. What was it like to help deliver the baby Jesus, to raise the Savior, to witness His suffering in Gethsemane and upon the cross? Experience a first-hand account of the man called to be the father of the Son of God, in JOSEPH OF NAZARETH - a work of inspirational historical fiction.
Do Not Disturb
By Tanya Goodwin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Trouble abounds when an archaeologist seeks the identity of a mysterious woman buried deep within a Byzantine burial cave.
Of Lions and Lambs
By Vanessa Canevaro
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,130. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Sophia, a novice nun has terrifying dreams of a dark and historic past involving Lucifer, Arch Angel Michael, Mary Magdalene and the Holy Grail. At night her dreams carry her to past lives and lost love, but during the day she is infatuated with a young priest that seems very familiar and equally interested in her. A battle between Heaven and Hell is waged as Sophia fights her demons.
The Lord
By Dennis Carroll
Series: Secular religious stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“The Lord” is a 5000 word short story which narrates a secular explanation for the traditions in the period of history between Abraham and Moses. It hopefully respects the sensibilities of the three major religions that hold this period to be governed by the supernatural. The story is part science fiction and part speculative religious history.
After Whorl: Bran Reborn (#2 - Celtic Fervour series)
By Nancy Jardine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
RAVAGED BY WAR ...AD 71. After the battle at Whorl, Brennus of Garrigill is irrevocably changed. Returning to Marske, Ineda finds her grandmother dead, though Brennus is not. Snared by a Roman patrol, they are marched to Witton where he is forced to labour for the Roman IX Legion.
Aeneis Liber Sextus
By Dirk Bontes
Price: $3.27 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: Dutch. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aeneas, de zoon van de godin Aphrodite, was één van de weinige stervelingen die het dodenrijk bezocht en ervan terugkeerde. Aeneas' reis naar de Onderwereld werd beschreven door Vergilius. Dit boek is een vertaling uit het Latijn van die fascinerende reis. Het bevat tevens vele verrassende commentaren en interpretaties en korte taalkundige analyses van de betekenis van de gebruikte namen.
雪后
By 淳香诀
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
她从白雪漫漫的北疆走来,华丽的车辇隐去了深深的留恋,得到盛世帝王的青睐并非易事,她却战胜了本心的思恋让自己成为皇后······如果没有那场庆功的大典,她或许根本不会再想起他,只是站在帝王的身后,她还要有皇后的尊威······然而,已经身为太子的儿子却让这平静的一切重新“洗牌”,还有倜傥不羁的小儿子为了保全母亲,为了珍重爱人而做出义无反顾的选择······这一切都将在盛世的漫天飞雪中纠缠,深陷,逆转,平静······
Heart of Vengeance
By Tracy Cooper-Posey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
To find her father’s killer, Helena must pose as a Norman in the great halls of England. She seeks the man who destroyed her father. Stephen, Count of Dinan, is outcast for reasons shrouded in mystery. His only goal is to restore his honor and once again serve his king. The two outsiders find a conspiracy that threatens the throne of England itself.
Joshua Maximus, The Gospel According To The Storyteller
By Dennis Carroll
Series: Secular religious stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Joshua Maximus, The Gospel According To The Storyteller” is a novellette of 15,700 words.The genre is historical religious fiction revolving around Jesus and John the Baptist. The story provides a secular interpretation of two of the most significant religious figures in history. This is a secular interpretation of supernatural events and should not be confused with "Christian Book" genre.
The Messiah's Spy
By Ted Kozak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Messiah’s Spy is a story about Christmas for teens and adults who want to read something really different about the birth of Christ. The novel tells the story of the birth of Christ from the perspective of a 14-year old boy who is training to be a warrior on the grounds of Herod’s palace. The book blends the story of the birth of Christ with what life was like in Judea under Herod’s rule.
Smart Maratha God
By Sunil Palaskar
Series: Dev Marathi shabd kosh, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 28,890. Language: Marathi. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
God=God(god=Godhगूढ़ं+ od=cod=khud ख़ूद + d=deo देव = +d(d=allah आला हं=ए!पहा! फलाह फलाह देव आला हं!))The miraculous Maratha God(In human form for God does have different names but he does not like to mention his name like ordinary man,
Het meisje van het Grote Hert
By Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: Dutch. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"Nauwelijks enkele passen voor me verschijnt iemand. Opnieuw een angstaanjagende jonge krijger, met een strakgespannen boog deze keer. Ach, het is mijn broer Reigeroog! Hij kijkt me koud aan, zijn dodelijke pijl is op mijn hart gericht." - Een spannend avontuur voor lezers vanaf ongeveer tien jaar. Ga mee naar het kustgebied van de Nederlanden in de Bronstijd, meer dan drieduizend jaar geleden.
The Three Queens - Book 3 of The Giza Trilogy
By Paul Morrison
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 313,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
THE THREE QUEENS is a book about the life of the son of Pharaoh Khafre and grandson of Pharaoh Khufu - Pharaoh Menkaure, as well as his relationships with his three Queens. It covers the period from c.2532 B.C. through to c.2500 B.C. (the death of Shepseskaf, Menkaure’s son and heir). We only know the name of one of Menkaure’s queens – Khamererenebty II. The other two are a mystery. A clue to one
Shards Of Divinities
By Nissim Levy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: American English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Shards Of Divinities is a story about the spiritual coming of age of a boy who lives in the most powerful city state of the ancient world. Abram discovers a new outlook on the nature of divinity which is at odds with the accepted dogma of his society. Shards Of Divinities weaves a metaphysical landscape where the inner world of our souls merges with the universal spirit of God.