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Kediak and the Children of Nelvaa
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Attention all caravans traveling through the Meniskas: We are a tribe mining for copper along the easternmost trail. We are willing to trade our metal for goods or knowledge. We are not interested in profits, just fair trade. Treat us honestly and we will all prosper. The rumors about bear-men are entirely unfounded, a lie propounded by those who would take advantage of our isolation.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.
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······
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.
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.
Death and disease in the peak and other past perils
By John Spencer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Death and Disease in the Peak and Other Past Perils is a fascinating book by John Spencer who has researched the various diseases that were prevalent the Peak District in bygone times.
Jar Baby
By Lori R. Lopez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The creepy tale of a ghoulish baby by Lori R. Lopez. This short story ties in ancient history with modern horror as a museum's mummies rise up for a night of terror and fun at a museum.
3 Tales of the Cat
By T. Lee Harris
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
3 Tales of the Cat contains three previously published short stories in the Sitehuti & Nefer-Djenou-Bastet ancient Egyptian series. It includes To Be a Scribe, The Scribe Vanishes and Wanting the Fish.
Sekhmet's Revenge Volume 1 through 4
By Stacy A. Moran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by Art of Safkhet. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A series published in Volumes... Over a thousand years ago one act of kindness set into play a fate that would be the down fall of Sekhmet. Present day,two sisters hold the key to unleash a wrath unlike anything the world has ever seen before.
The Unfettered Dream
By S. A. Barton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is often said that wisdom comes with pain. Long ago in the north of the Indian subcontinent, a being of great wisdom arose. There is pain in his story, but perhaps the story we know is not all of the truth. Perhaps wisdom came at a greater price than we know. This is a vision of what it might have taken to bring it into the world. The Unfettered Dream is a short story of about 4,000 words.
Mi Rico Platanito
By Maria Chavez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 160. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Cooking & Food
La adorable historia de un monje Portugués y su amor por los bananos verdes (plátanos). Educativo, basado en una historia real.
Zachary, Walking in the Path of Jesus
By David A. Scott
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zachary's life is changed on his first encounter with Christ as a Child. He would go on to live a intertwining life as he and Christ cross path till the Crucifixion.
The Lady of the Lions
By Richard Abbott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in Late Bronze Age Canaan about 150 years before the full-length novel In a Milk and Honeyed Land, this short story fills out the bare bones of two historical letters found in Egypt describing a time of crisis for Kephrath. Will the Egyptian regional governor help them or not when gangs of rebels exploit the land?
The Man in the Cistern
By Richard Abbott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in Late Bronze Age Canaan about ten years after the conclusion of the full-length novel In a Milk and Honeyed Land, this short story follows Damariel and Nepheret as they tackle a new challenge to the four towns. A group of migrants has set up an encampment just down the trackway towards Shalem. What are their intentions? Do they come in peace or war
Eating with the Pharaohs - An Ancient Egypt Cook Book Part 1
By Paul Morrison
Series: Eating with the Pharaohs, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Eating with the Pharaohs is a small collection of recipes and stories written by Pentu the Scribe who served as Master of Pharaoh’s Kitchen. They bring to us part of the struggle of working as a cook in the Egypt of the pyramid builders.
The Plot
By GM Brown
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A short fictional story in which the life of Jesus Christ is depicted as a carefully orchestrated political plot.
Farewell Darkness!
By Norbert Mercado
Series: In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book II of "In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire" explores the story behind the villain captured by Marcus Aurelius.
De gouden jakhals
By Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
'Een gouden beeldje van Anubis, de jakhalsgod, de gids van de doden! Het zat duidelijk in die vaas verstopt. Dat betekent vast dat het van de overkant van de Nijl komt, uit de dodenstad. Ik snap nu wel waar Neroepe zijn rijkdom vandaan haalt.' Het meisje Neftis en de Schorpioenman Aanen nemen het in het oude Egypte op tegen een bende grafrovers onder leiding van een rijke koopman.