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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Ninth Vishnu by Samaka
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A rich South-Indian boy, Anandatirtha, a perfect History-Geek, finds something fishy about the ninth avatar of Vishnu and starts researching... A young man invades his house and throws him out of his own city. The young man is on a deadly mission... Can Anandatirtha Stop Him?, Will he?
The Emergence of the Shaman by E.W. Farnsworth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,800. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Zimbell House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Coming of age
As his sister recruits those that will form her secret army, Wiglaff comes to understand the comprehensive scope of the Roman effort to contain and conquer Caledonia. A Roman slave, named Festus, helps Wiglaff clarify the Roman threat and ultimately sacrifices his life for the Caledonian cause. Will Wiglaff be able to emerge as the shaman that Caledonia so desperately needs?
Decisions of a Queen by Stephanie Jefferson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,610. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Princess Kandake is now 15 and must begin life as a woman and Nubia’s future queen. There are so many decisions. Canshe become the ruler the kingdom deserves, continue to grow in strength as a Nubian warrior, be a good mother to her adopted daughter, and most of all, is she ready to become the wife she believes she must be?
The Sojourner's Tale by Evans Bissonette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Sojourner’s Tale is book two of the Ice Age Sagas Trilogy. A sojourn is a rite of passage for boys when they reach a certain age. They are sent away to experience the world, learn new skills, and develop an appreciation for tribal life. His travels took him and his friends into the South Pacific where they are faced with new foes, riverdragons (saltwater crocodiles) among them.
Bear and the Wolf by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Senna, a native Briton married to a Roman auxiliary, accidentally uncovers a dreadful plan by the rebellious northern Maeatae tribe. Her husband Brigius, a Briton who now serves Rome, is torn when the imperial prince Caracalla arrives in northern Britannia with his unit of vicious, dangerous Numidian cavalry, causing trouble and endangering the couple's once peaceful life.
Children of the Dust by Erin O'Quinn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The oracles have foretold it! Caylith will lead everyone from the twilight of magic to a new dawn. Faerie is already being eaten by a ghastly mist and by some evil that is draining life from her powerful grandfather, even as it fells someone very close to her. How can Caylith truly be the deliverer, when she cannot save her friend, or herself, from a force more menacing than she ever imagined?
Faithless Heart, A Love Story by Cliff Keller
Series: Three Prophets, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Faithless Heart, a love story, is an imaginative account of the Prophet Hosea’s dramatic calling… When the Lord first spoke through Hosea, the Lord said to Hosea, “Go, take to yourself a wife of harlotry and have children of harlotry; for the land commits flagrant harlotry, forsaking the Lord.”
The Disgrace Of The Roman Empire by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
As the military governor of Rome in Judea and Samaria, Pontius Pilate was under the Roman prefect of Syria. If there were rebellions in Judea and Samaria, the procurator could seek the assistance of the Syrian prefect to quell the rebellions. Rome saw to it that any colony which rebelled against its authority was quickly and severely dealt with.
Edge of Remembrance: Tales of Atlantis Lost by Carl Martin
Series: Edge of Remembrance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tales of Atlantis Lost is book two of Edge of Remembrance. It includes ancient technology, intrigue, murder, deception, super technology, space travel, terraforming another world, and more. Gunter Jürgens discovers he has an intelligent and attractive fan who will not go away. Merla Velzna faces her greatest challenge since the destruction of her homeland.
Isaiah: Here I Am by B. G. Brainard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,390. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Isaiah: Here I am imagines the life of the prophet Isaiah hinted at in the vision he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem during the reigns of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah. He is called to preach repentance and hope to a people of unclean lips, who do not understand or perceive God’s message of salvation with the support of his family, disciples, and fellow prophets Jonah, Micah, and Hosea.
Program Conflicted by Alan VanMeter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What would you do if you found something that promised to make your life much easier, yet had the potential to completely ruin it? A short story of historical fiction, mixed with science fiction. Suitable for ages 12 and up.
The Black Doves Of Amen by Daniel Macbeth Gupta
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,600. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It has been many years since Horus, the Spirit of the King, disappeared. Akenhaten, an imposter who Horus would never have allowed to become Pharaoh, rules over Egypt. He is a puppet of darkness. He has banned the worship of the Great Spirits and deposed their priesthood. Those priests who evaded slaughter wait in hiding for their chance.
The Ice March by Peter Darman
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 121,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘The Ice March’ is the story of Mikhail Petrov, an impoverished peasant who is drafted into the Imperial Russian Army at the beginning of World War I and becomes embroiled in the Russian Revolution and subsequent Civil War, changing Russia and his life forever.
The Flowers Of Beersheba by Norbert Mercado
Series: The Rhinocolura Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The city got its name from the word "beer" which means well and the word "sheba" which means covenant. Based on the Biblical account in the book of Genesis, Abram, the patriarch of the Jewish people who would later on be called Abraham, gave the King of Gerai named Abimelech seven lambs for the right to dig a well for his cattle and flock in the territory of Abimelech.
The Gift: Voyages by Richard Sutton
Series: The Gift. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,730. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017 by Richard Sutton. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.00 from 1 review)
48 BCE: While Rome’s cruel cohorts set the torch to Alexandria’s quays and trading vessels, a thoroughly unexpected group of conspirators; a wizened astronomer, a young librarian, an sand-blown camel driver and a scribe, creep out of the city with a priceless hoard of ancient knowledge. They believe their mission is to save the secrets hidden within for the future and mankind’s ultimate salvation.
Edge of Remembrance: Gods and Dragons by Carl Martin
Series: Edge of Remembrance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,620. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Merla Velzna had earned the right not to kill. No one else born into the Military Class had ever gained her advantage—the freedom to choose her own destiny. For eight years, digging for artifacts had given her peace. Now, for the first time in more than a decade, her military training was once again active in mind and body. Someone was following her....”
The Last Letters of Jesus: the Secret of the Nazarenes by Antonio Sebastian
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
Palestine in the first century is a melting pot of Hebrew, Greek, Roman, and Oriental thought, a country at war with its own future. The priests and their cult of animal sacrifice effectively run the Judean Kingdom in the south. Rabbi Yeshua is a prophet and a mystic who can see the approaching holocaust. Within the violence of animal sacrifice, he can see the destruction of the Jewish people.
There Is Eternal Life by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
“Why has it suddenly become dark?” Flavius asked his fifteen-year old servant, a Jewish teen from Caesarea Philippi. “I don’t know, Master,” the fifteen-year old Jewish boy answered Flavius. Flavius was still wearing his uniform as a Roman military officer. Flavius thought that the strange phenomenon – the sudden turning of light to darkness, from day to night, was just a momentary eclipse.
Unquiet Spirits by Clare Bainbridge
Series: Roma Capta. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,270. Language: British English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 41 BC an ancient ceremony is disrupted when the body of an unknown girl is found in a burned-out shrine. Is this an attempt to unseat Octavian, struggling to control the city? Or the violent climax to a family feud? Before the truth can be discovered civil war breaks out, and the political struggle comes to a head in a great siege before the crime is solved in a shocking conclusion.
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