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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Liam, An Irish Historical Saga by Patricia Hegarty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Granite Rose by Jocie McKade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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.
Il Matematico che sfidò Roma - Versione integrale by Quelli di ZEd
Price: $6.79 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: Italian. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Narrando della sfida che oppose Roma a Cartagine, la Storia tende a trascurare il ruolo di una terza città, prospera almeno quanto l’Urbe, forse persino superiore per retaggio e cultura. Si tratta di Siracusa, perla della Magna Grecia, faro di civiltà e potenza militare che si ritrovò – purtroppo per lei – alleata di Annibale nel momento sbagliato. Una scelta che Roma non perdonò.
El ídolo by Eva Lara
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,380. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Tras largos años de ausencia, Xoán regresa a su pueblo natal, en la costa de Galicia, para asistir al funeral de su padre. En la antigua casa donde transcurrió su infancia no solo encontrará recuerdos sino también una extraña estatuilla. Con la ayuda de Astrid, investigadora arqueológica apasionada por las civilizaciones perdidas, se adentrará en una búsqueda donde no hay marcha atrás.
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 1: Merenptah by Max Overton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The northern tribes rebelled and joined forces with the Sea Peoples, invading from the north; while in the south the king's eldest son, angered at being passed over in favour of the younger son, plotted to rid himself of his father and brother. An ageing king takes to the field to fight for the House of Ramesses.
Blessed Are The Solomons by Githara Kimani
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,160. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The enmity between the Gatuas and the Solomons begins the minute their progenitors meet at the farm of Major Ainsburry, a white man, long before the Mau Mau war, but for decades, tied together by a fate wrought in the deadly crucible of colonialism their destinies keep colliding as the Gatuas struggle against domination by the Solomons and the Solomons fight to retain their eminent social potion.
Las laderas del Parnés by Manuel Lara Coca
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,760. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2014 by Pilar Remartínez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Descubre a través de las aventuras de Andrón el nacimiento de la democracia en la Atenas de finales del siglo VI a.C. Andrón luchará junto a Darío, rey de Persia ,contra los escitas, se enfrentará a Hipias, tirano de Atenas y se las verá con el malvado Cleómenes, rey de Esparta
Viento del este by Manuel Lara Coca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2014 by Pilar Remartínez. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
El imperio persa, el imperio más grande del momento, fija sus ojos en los belicosos pueblos griegos. Mientras, estos, ajenos a todo peligro continúan con sus conflictos. Cleómenes de Esparta quiere someter a Atenas a su dominio. Pero Atenas tiene otros planes… En este libro se agrupan: "Las laderas del Parnés","La Morada de Tántalo" y Camino de Maratón", ¡Tres libros en uno!
Nicodemus: Search for Messiah by Jodi Pavek
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Nicodemus had waited his whole life for Messiah to come and free Israel, as the prophets had promised for so many years. What will it mean for Nicodemus and his wife, Deborah, if this man really is Israel's Savior? Will the Nazarene be able to escape the High Priest's murderous plan? And when that plan forces Nicodemus to make a horrible choice, what will he choose?
Omphalos by Mark Patton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
Liberty by Kim Headlee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When a plot to overthrow Caesar ensnares Rhyddes and Aquila as pawns in the dark design, Aquila must choose between the Celtic slave who has won his heart and the empire to which they both owe allegiance. Trusting no man and knowing the opposite of obedience is death, Rhyddes must embrace her arena name—and the love of a man willing to sacrifice everything to forge a future with her.
Il simbolo di Mosè by Quelli di ZEd
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 97,350. Language: Italian. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Aldo Levi è docente di Archeologia presso l’università di Bologna. Durante alcuni scavi, Aldo è riuscito a portare alla luce la tomba di Mosè, trovando al suo interno dei documenti che attestano che il grande patriarca, in realtà, altri non era che il faraone egizio Akhenaton. Una delle prove maggiori a supporto di questa tesi è un particolare simbolo che riunisce le simbologie egizie ed ebraiche.
The Cross Maker by Jack A. Taylor
Price: $7.19 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Beverley Boissery. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
First century Palestine is a hotbed of political, cultural and religious intrigue. Nazareth carpenter, Caleb ben Samson, and Roman Centurion Sestus Aurelius both want peace. Can the power of the cross and an unlikely partnership accomplish what nothing else has done? Caleb’s friend, Yeshi may be the hidden key in a land longing for hope.
The Lights of Bombay by Davis Varghese
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The priceless amulet of Viceroy Almeida is the key behind this brilliant piece of historical fiction set in Nazi Germany and the India of the 1980's.The characters are many and unacquainted but their fates are forced to converge as soon as they cross paths with the amulet.A powerful thriller that will take you on a roller coaster ride of suspense spanning 500 years.
The Journey of Mary / Ma Li by J. A. Graffagnino
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 189,430. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Dreams Publishing Company. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Mary is inhabited by the spirit of an ancient warrior priestess named Ma Li. Mary’s unusual upbringing has led to a life of danger, which climaxes when Ma Li’s spirit comes forth. Together they need to find artifacts of power that are crucial to their existence. In their quest to find these objects they encounter demons that want the magical items for their own purposes.
Ring of Time: Tales of a Time-Traveling Historian in the Roman Empire by Andrew M. Seddon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,260. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the 27th century, humanity’s greatest achievement is the massive Temporal Displacement Ring: a portal to the past. Professor Robert Cragg, reeling from his losses, volunteers to be the first time-traveling historian, fleeing into the shadow of the Roman Empire. Instead of dry, dusty bygones, he encounters real people. The past, he finds, is not dead and gone, but very much alive...
The Fate of an Emperor by JD Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
My name is Zabdas: a brother, protector, soldier and sacrifice. I am a defender of Syria. I shall tell you the story of my beloved Zenobia: fearless woman, determined wife, Warrior Queen of Palmyra … Praise for The Rise of Zenobia (Overlord I) “Full of passion, intrigue and drama it draws the reader in and holds them to the very last page.” Douglas Jackson, author of Caligula
A Day of Fire: a novel of Pompeii by Knight Media, LLC
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,840. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Eliza Knight. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E. Knight, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn and Vicky Alvear Shecter bring to life overlapping stories of patricians and slaves, warriors and politicians, villains and heroes who cross each others' path during Pompeii's fiery end. But who will escape, and who will be buried for eternity?
Marius' Mules VII: The Great Revolt by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,870. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The pieces are in place. After months of clandestine organisation, Vercingetorix, backed by the druids and leading an army of rebellious tribes, is ready to make his first moves towards independence for his people and the annihilation of Rome's presence in Gaul. Fronto and his friends are heading for a clash of armies the likes of which the north has never seen... at Alesia
The Valkyries Book 1: Choosers of the Slain by Ann Chamberlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,770. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Penumbra Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Brynhild, a young girl of the tribe of the Angles, fated to die in the Spring Thaw ritual, skirts death, only to be marked as warriormaiden to ride with Odin. Suffering the trials and tribulations of that harsh life, can she, a female, claim glory and freedom only at the expense of denying her womanhood, or will she embrace what she's always denied - the Vanir of Earth and the Wheel of Life?