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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
My Name Is No One by J.C. Graeme
Price: $3.65 USD. Words: 56,750. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
My Name Is No One is an alternative Odyssey as told in Homer's Sunset Bar on Khios. If there is a back story to the Odyssey, then this novel by J. C. Graeme is it. In this story of Odysseus, he is a bar-fly in the Sunset Bar on Khios where he trades stories for jugs of wine with the bar owner Homer. This is a more human Odyssey where there is still adventure aplenty and tragedy as well.
Pour La Gloire De L'Empire by Patrick Huet
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 29 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 29. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: French. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Classics
Histoire vraie. Deux cents ans après J.-C. l'Empire romain entrait une nouvelle fois en turbulence. L'empereur Septime Sévère, avait voulu se débarrasser discrètement de son rival, Albinus, par le poison. Celui-ci déjoua cette fourberie et déclara aussitôt la guerre. Les deux armées se firent face près de Lugdunum et mirent la contrée à feu et à sang, pour la plus grande gloire de l'empire.
Ping Pou l'astronome by Pierre Moessinger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: French. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Conte astronomique et philosophique pour donner à penser à des enfants dès 10 ans. En Chine, deux enfants découvrent les restes du journal d'un astronome de l'antiquité...
William Shakespeare’s "Coriolanus": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,610. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's tragedy "Coriolanus." People who read this retelling first will find Shakespeare's play easier to read and understand.
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.
Successful Gestures: A Tale of Hollywood's Golden Age by Jeff Ramsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,990. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Two prominent purveyors of the American Dream, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ronald Reagan, meet, and become friends,in Hollywood. The story is told in flash-back form,starting in 1967, just before Reagan is first sworn-in as Governor of California, flashing back to 1940, when they meet, and forward, in the end, to 1980, just after being elected President. Successful Gestures features a colorful cast of
Hippolyta: A New Alliance by Ian Johnstone
Series: Hippolyta. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 47,500. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
After a few years of peace in Hippolyta’s realm, the Hun were co-operating to protect the trade routes and even the Alani were quiet. But was there trouble brewing? Pirates were raiding ships on the Black Sea, and combined armies of Ostrogoths, Visigoths and Gepids had just inflicted a crushing defeat on the Hun armies west of the Danube. Was Hippolyta’s realm their next target?
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
Series: Olympian. 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.
The 3rd Of The Magi by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“I dreamed that an angel appeared to me. He gave me a gift. When I opened the wrapped gift, it was myrrh. Then the angel disappeared. I was so scared. Then, I woke up,” Balthazzar said. Melchor and Gaspar were scared at what Balthazzar revealed to them. They both knew that myrrh was used for embalming the dead.
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.
The Witnesses by Pat Dillon
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 36,910. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Witnesses is a series of eleven powerful stories of those involved in the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. They remind us that these were real people with all the human frailties known to man. The stories give flesh, blood and personality to those who have formerly been just names in this most dramatic story. These stories are fiction, but based on the historic facts.
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(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Creation - The History of Humanity by Eric Hodges
You set the price! Words: 47,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Creation: The History of Humanity is the explanation of how we became humans. There is truth in every mythology and every antiquity, it just may not be the truth that that is commonly agreed upon today and it is certainly not a truth that can be proved. Each one of us can prove this history by introspection because we were there, at the beginning, at the birth of humanity.
The Blood Calls You Back (Part 2) by Mike White
Series: The Blood Calls You Back · The World of Newcomer. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Joe’s ancestor from the Ice Age, a chieftain named Bear, calls to him for help when a neighboring village attacks her mountaintop settlement. What technology can Joe teach Bear and her people who live in Mammoth bone tents? What will he do when the tech that calls his consciousness to the Ice Age shows up elsewhere in the present?
Strathnaver by 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.