- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Centurion by Oswald Rivera
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Marcus Valerianus of the tenth Imperial Roman legion, is sent on a scouting mission seeking Jewish rebels. He encounters a young boy from nearby Nazareth, wandering in the desert. The boy talks of a “Father” who rules over all, and how he is doing his “Father’s work.” Marcus’ world will change as a perceived alien religion gains dominance in the existing political order.
El Gen Lilith Crónicas del Agharti by George Macintosh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,420. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
EL GEN LILITH es la primera parte de la saga CRÓNICAS DEL AGHARTI Trata sobre un viaje en barco en busca de un secreto milenario, para desenmascarar una Distopia histórica en la que la humanidad ni siquiera sospecha que esta inmersa. Es una novela ficción, pero en la que se incluyen muchos misterios que existen en la actualidad.
Hoplite: Olympian Book 1 by Lee Ness
You set the price! Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
All Alexander wants to be is an Olympian. But, when his hoplite father is recalled to war, Alexander tries to follow and becomes trapped aboard a troop ship. His life spins out of control when they make port. The seemingly benign state of Samos overthrows the mighty Athenian army and tragedy strikes.
El péndulo de Dios by Jordi Diez
You set the price! Words: 152,020. Language: Spanish. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"La he disfrutado como hacía tiempo que no disfrutaba de una obra" - Albert Salvadó, escritor. "El péndulo de Dios es algo más que un thriller a lo Dan Brown" - Marlene Moleon, escritora y editora. "El péndulo de Dios es un thriller en toda regla donde se mezclan partes históricas con investigación, intriga y la lucha por el poder" - Blanca Miosi, escritora.
Portia's Revelation by Rich Tenaglia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.13 from 23 reviews)
Portia is insane. She is dead too, but not all the time. So begins the revelation of a brain-injured Roman girl who has wonderful and terrible visions of the future. Will her disturbing message ensure a future for humanity, or is Portia’s revelation the greatest hoax of all time? Part historical fiction, an irreverent fantasy, with inspirational life lessons thrown in for good measure.
Until My Name Is Known by Sonya Contreras
Series: Tell of My Kingdom's Glory. Price: Free! Words: 83,600. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Exodus of the Jews from Egypt is a love story between God and His people. God woos His people to Himself as He prepares them to leave. Before leaving, God must fight Pharaoh for possession of His people. See how God changes all people: some for the better, others not. None stay the same. How will He change you? Can you trust a God Who destroyed a nation before your eyes? Would you want Him as
Glory Revealed by Paula Parker
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,240. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Glory Revealed" picks up immediately where "Beauty Unveiled" ended, and carries the story of Christ to its glorious conclusion as seen through the eyes of those who witnessed firsthand the greatest story ever told.
Strathnaver by Andrew Orr (Pen name - Drew Scott)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hatred between the MacDonalds and the Campbells has existed since the 17th Century until early in the 19th Century a young girl who is a Campbell falls in love with a MacDonald.
The Greatest Story Ever Told: A Love Story by Rebe James
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,550. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Interested in knowing the truth of our past? This enduring love story explains the Holy Science, the basis for all religions illustrated allegorically in ancient scriptures, myths and fairy tales. For those searching for answers, it supplies wonderful antidotes of how religions were crafted to provide hope for those struggling to understand their purpose and why they were needed in the first place
Hippolyta 5: A Kind of Peace by Ian Johnstone
Series: Hippolyta. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 67,610. Language: British English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
After many years of peace, Hippolyta’s realm was facing a threat from tens of thousands of Hun and Alani. Did Hippolyta’s army of Amazon women still have the fighting skills they had used to defeat previous invaders? And were Danilo’s talents beginning to fade with age; would he be able to gather the information of the enemies’ plans and movements that had been so crucial in previous conflicts?
Four Nails by GJ Berger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,140. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In ancient India, tragedy strikes a young elephant trainer. Forced into a slave caravan that takes him through perilous lands and into a world at war, Ashoka befriends a special elephant. He and that elephant, Four Nails, together lead Hannibal's army over the Alps and down the back of Rome. Though a time of constant danger and uncertainty in the Second Punic War,
Amarna: The Complete Series by Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,580. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Anthologies » General
This compilation edition includes all three books in the Amarna Series. AMARNA I: Book of Ida AMARNA II: Book of Hawara AMARNA III: Book of Raia
The Stone City. A Captive's Life in Rome by Anna Lowenstein
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 126,800. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2016 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Snatched from her peaceful homestead in Celtic Britain, Bivana is transported to the legendary city of Rome. Struggling to come to terms with the loss of everyone and everything she has ever known, but determined to survive, she slowly adapts to a life of slavery and to the alien culture which surrounds her.
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
Doomed Empire: A Tale of Atlantis by Richard Dawes
Price: $0.99 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.
Atlantis On the Shores of Forever by Jennifer McKeithen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A newly widowed princess must try to balance duty to her people with the desires of her heart, while a Roman naval officer and her former bodyguard each vie for a better future -- one that includes her. Black ships arriving from the East challenge Atlantean supremacy. If they succeed, the world will be plunged into darkness. Can she uphold her duty, save her world, and still find true 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.
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