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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Zita Son of Ephron and Shelometh by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
Zita grew up far from the capital of the Hittite Empire. The Hittites of Hebron are friends with Abraham the Hebrew and faithfully sacrifice to his God. Political intrigues, arranged marriages, and war threaten Zita's and the Hittites' future, but Adonai his Elohim gives him choices for peace no one could have imagined.
Zorami by Malsawmi Jacob
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Primalogue Publishing Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Coming of age
Malsawmi Jacob takes on the most traumatic period in Mizo history, the insurgency years of the nineteen sixties, to tell the story of a young girl, Zorami.
Seventh Dimension - The Castle, A Young Adult Fantasy by Lorilyn Roberts
Series: Seventh Dimension. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense(5.00 from 1 review)
Haunted by a recurring dream of his missing father in a mysterious castle, 17-year-old Daniel discovers a scroll that reveals his future,. but the stakes are raised when he witnesses the trial and crucifixion of Yeshua. The convergence of time with supernatural events creates a suspenseful ending and leads to the fourth book in the Seventh Dimension Series, The City, Book 4, A YA Fantasy.
A Soul Forsaken by Kev Richardson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A true tale of how an Egyptian born son can be educated to achieve honours in his chosen university studies, yet denied the right to turn them into a career. Every Egyptian child adopts at birth, its father’s nationality, so many find themselves a foreigner in his land of birth. Another law denies foreigners in Egypt, the right to work.
Return to Thebes by Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,460. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The spectacular conclusion to the Egyptian epic begun in A God Against the Gods. After his brother’s assassination, a new Pharaoh must take the throne and battle the corrupt and violent priesthood. His name is TUTANKHAMUN.
Hannibal "& His War With Rome" by Nick Box
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,640. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hannibal, general of the Carthaginian army, strikes terror in the hearts of Romans. He was undermanned, under-armed, and yet he played by the rules, even if the Romans he fought didn’t. His tactics redefined war, his principles redefined man. This thrilling novel brings to life the ancient, epic battle between Hannibal, one of the greatest generals of all time, and the might of the Roman Empire.
The Ivory House - The Days of Elijah by Cliff Keller
Series: Three Prophets, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Prophet Elijah saves the widow of Zarephath's son, Yashar, who follows Elijah to Mt. Carmel and, later, to Jezreel. There, Yashar works in Naboth's vineyard, falls in love with Naboth’s family and hopes to learn the art of making wine. Though he witnesses miracles and plans to live in Jezreel forever, Yashar is forced to change his plans after Naboth’s brutal murder at the hands of Jezebel.
Blue Water Red Blood by DL Havlin
Price: $21.95 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » USA
Blue Water, Red Blood, a book that has strong Military ties. The historical novel set in the years leading to World War II chronicles the lives of two men who were instrumental in providing the tactics and the crucial amphibious landing craft that made the US victorious in its Pacific island campaign.
Legio XVII: Battle of Zama by Thomas A. Timmes
Series: Legio XVII. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,320. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Legio XVII series, Roman Legion at War, Battle of the Danube, and Battle of Zama are historical fiction novels that take place during Rome’s Second Punic War with Carthage (218 - 202 BC). Readers are immersed in battlefield clashes, innovative tactics, strategic planning, and inspiring leadership.
The Love of Julius by JD Smith
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
240 AD and Egypt is under Roman occupation. Two people meet on the banks of the Nile; two people who cannot be together. Meskenit is tormented by the act of others, whilst Julius must return home, to Syria. Can love cross the border from one country to another, and overcome the fate awaiting Meskenit? The Love of Julius is a short story.
Shelometh Daughter of Yovov Wife of Ephron by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,700. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Shelometh lost the throne of the Hittite Empire, disgraced her husband, and forced the exile of Ephron and herself to Canaan. Yet she worked beside him and helped defeat the army of Sargon. As Queen of Hebron she helped unite the empire and almost died in childbirth. Can the friend of both Hagar and Sarah heal the breach created by running ahead of Adonai's will?
Children of the Keeper, Book 2 of The Cursed Ground by A. Roy King
Series: Edhai. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An impetuous young woman named Temper heads up the security squad in the city ruled by her father, the Keeper of Wit. Today she's got her hands full chasing a mysterious thief and trying to keep trouble-makers from starting a riot. But Temper discovers that darker forces are also at work: Power-hungry conspirators are plotting to wrest control away from the Keeper, and it's up to her to stop them.
A God Against the Gods by Allen Drury
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The sweeping chronicle of a great and tragic pharaoh who lost his throne for the love of a God. In the glory of ancient Egypt, an epic of a royal family divided, bloody power ploys, and religious wars that nearly tore apart one of the greatest empires in human history.
The Ghosts of Presque Isle by Christopher Chagnon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When the Cosette family moved into the old Maloney house they didn’t know what secrets were held inside, pent up on purpose for thirty-five years. Chris Cosette's discovery of Liam Maloney’s diary leads him on a frightening voyage of revelation and terror. Presque Isle County’s horrifying history and a century old cult of vigilantes play into Chris, his brothers, and friends becoming targets.
Rebellion Road by Joseph Ryan, Jr
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 137,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The narrative takes you with General Lee through his battles with McClellan in front of Richmond, in 1862, to his bringing McClellan to the Battle of Antietam.
Lady of the Imperial City by Laura Kitchell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,060. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Japan’s capital city in the year 1001 is a society in resplendent silks and dedicated to beauty. In it, as a paragon among her peers, Lady Kirei faces a life of sexual servitude unless she defies convention and honor with a less than ideal gentleman. Experience the imperial city of Kyō and its elite society through the eyes of aristocrats who fall shy of the ideal.
Ready Reference Treatise: The King Must Die by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The author has created a plausible story based on archaeological and anthropological premises. The author believes that it may have developed into the myth.
Till Stars Shut Their Eyes by Miguel Omaña
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,020. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on true events in Ancient Mexico (Anahuac). She (an up-scale elite) finds herself constrained in a world of protocol, and he (a passionate anti-establishment nobody) finds his energies better focused on love than war. Both cling to their forbidden love, even if it means sinking the world to fire.
Tiểu thuyết lịch sử HẬN LÃNG BẠC by Trương Thái Du
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,570. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
All theories and studies old or new have to confirm their heroic spirit and ther invincibility of the Trưng’s Sisters, the first King Hung and also was the last on the land of Vietnam, the respectable mother of Vietnam history and of the Viet people.
The First Jumper: Little Bear by Brian H Groover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,430. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An alien explorer meets disaster on ancient Earth, and must invade the body of a primitive human to survive, creating great difficulties for the alien, the human, and the human community, as an impending ice age threatens survival for everyone.