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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Iphigenia by Angus Brownfield
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Agamemnon, elected leader of the Greek expedition against Troy, must submit to an angry godess’s demand for human sacrifice or face rebellion from the assembled army.
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.
Quintus by R Weerstand
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Pro Ecclesia Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
This book, based on historical facts, relates what happened in Rome in the summer of 64AD. We meet Quintus, a typical Roman boy, who through a number of ordeals experienced the grace of God. He and the small Christian community face the terrible deeds of Emperor Nero in the aftermath of the great fire of Rome in 64AD.
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.
Blessed Is The Fruit Of Thy Womb by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
"For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life." - John 3:16 This Christmas, remember how blessed you are that God gave up His one and only Son to redeem you from a world of sin. A classic Christmas story retold through the pen of Norbert Mercado.
Pondicherry by Tony Alan Grayson
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pondicherry is a short story to introduce a significant setting in the novel, The Star of India, which is available online today. Pondicherry, India is a destination to the past as well as the present. Located on India's Coromandel Coast, Pondicherry celebrates its French colonial history, blends it with the local Tamil culture, and fills the senses with a rich and varied heritage.
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.
Assumption of The Thorn by Roy E. Hoover
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
THE JORDAN SERIES blends action, romance, history and geography all into wonderful stories of religious diversity. Travel with JORDAN as he enjoys life, marries, travels across half the known world, suffers terribly, makes a fortune and settles down with a place of his own, simply to be torn apart by the demands of a lovely woman.
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 E Knight
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?
Home Sweet Stranger by Adria Townsend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,180. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Forced to flee East Germany as a young girl, Ellie Meyer returns after the fall of the Berlin Wall to reclaim her home, only to discover her childhood friend Luther Beck has made a claim of his own. They enter into an uneasy agreement to share the house. Even as Ellie’s suspicions grow about Luther’s role in her troubled past, so too does an underlying attraction.
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