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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Claimed by the Enemy by Shauna Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Love, intrigue, and adventure in ancient Mesopotamia. Two survivors of Sargon the Great's destruction of the great city of Eridu, a lonely princess and an unwilling soldier, meet when Sargon conquers the city of Susa. She trusts few people, and he lies to her from the start. But circumstances bring them together as both try to stay alive and protect her children in the chaos of the conquered city.
The Carrier Pigeon by Thomas M. Willett
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.
Vengeance & Remission by Amalia Angellinni
Price: Free! Words: 205,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is a story about a Roman soldier, Marcus Lucius, son of the great warrior Maximus, who protects his friends (Appius, Octavian) and falls in love in Julia Fabia, while he is on the way to revenge his killed wife, Decima. It's a story with many risky actions, intrigues and it's about friendship, loyalty and of course love. It's set in the times of the emperor Hadrian.
The Crossing Hour by Quoleena Sbrocca
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 105,600. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
19th century runaway slave awakens in the 21st century. Will she choose to return to the past, or will history be forever changed?
Rejuvenation by White Feather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Twelve and a half thousand years ago a civilization pioneer named Atu takes a journey into the future by connecting with his future lives. From the land of the Maya to Ancient Egypt to Ancient Persia to Europe during the plagues to Greece and Troy to the American South to the windswept plains of the Lakota, Atu journeys across history in search of himself.
El sueño de la Reina de Egipto (Detective Ciego en el Antiguo Egipto 3) by Javier Cosnava
Series: Detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ésta es la historia de una lucha de género por el poder que durará varias generaciones, y de una familia de jardineros que trabaja en palacio. Las intrigas, amores, asesinatos... de los poderosos, acabarán por salpicarlos. Y, de entre ellos, el último de la estirpe de jardineros, surgirá Ire-ti, protagonista de las novelas de la saga del detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto Basada en hechos reales
Las lágrimas de una mujer que está rezando a Isis (Detective Ciego en el Antiguo Egipto 2) by Javier Cosnava
Series: Detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,680. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Meresamun es una famosa cantora y sacerdotisa del dios Amón. Pero sus años de fama han pasado. Ya nadie se acuerda de ella y vive lejos de la capital, en Ipu, la misma ciudad donde pasa su jubilación Ire-ti, el detective ciego. ¿Qué estará dispuesta a hacer Meresamun para vivir una última historia de amor? ¿Dará refugio a un criminal buscado por la justicia? ¿Cometerá algún delito? ¿Quién sabe?
Reloj de arena by Alexander Copperwhite
Price: Free! Words: 9,950. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Alejandro Magno rompe el nudo gordiano y conquista la ciudad, pero los restos dejados tienen un poder inimaginable. Dos sacerdotes recogerán ese poder y... sólo unos pocos lograrán descubrir lo que ocultan.
Molly Lee by Andrew Joyce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Molly Lee is about to set off on the adventure of a lifetime . . . of two lifetimes. Thus starts a sequence of events that leads Molly into adventure after adventure; most of them not so nice. She starts off as a naive young girl. Over time, she develops into a strong, independent woman. The change is gradual. Her strengths come from the adversities she encounters along the road that is her life.
Owls to Athens by Harry Turtledove
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 144,280. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Like earlier installments in the series, Owls to Athens has the cousins going through various adventures, trade negotiations and sexual escapades, all set against a finely painted mosaic of Hellenic life in the fourth century BCE.
From Cygnet to Swan by Mera Delwiche
Price: Free! Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A young prince must flee for his life when jealous brothers try to kill him. His journey leads him to examine himself, to discover the difference between right and wrong, and to question whether he really wants to fight for what is his own. In the process he discovers love and is faced with the challenge of duty versus desire.
The Moghul Exile by Farzana Moon
Price: $9.75 USD. Words: 124,990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Humayun is the second Moghul emperor of India. The intrigues of his brothers and Afghani lords compel him to seek exile in Persia, while his brother Kamran rules Kabul, keeping Humayun’s young son Akbar hostage.
Silvana The Greening by Belinda Mellor
Price: $4.34 USD. Words: 99,520. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(The first book in the Silvana series) Once heard, the song of a Silvana can never be forgotten. Yet for every man who wins such a wife there are three destroyed in the attempt.
A Peek at Bathsheba by Uvi Poznansky
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,570. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
Having reached his peak, David makes a serious error that threatens to undo his political success and cost him not only the adoration of his people, but also the sense of being sustained by a divine power. That error is the most torrid tale of passion ever told: his forbidden love for Bathsheba.
A Favorite Son by Uvi Poznansky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,880. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
This is a gripping story of greed, betrayal, and regret. In it, Yankle describes the plot, in which his mother Becky (modeled on the biblical figure of Rebecca) conceives the idea to cheat both Esav, her other son, and her husband Isaac who is lying on his deathbed. Is it love or respect for age that drives his hesitation—or rather, it is the fear to be found out?
The Color of Vengeance by Kim Iverson Headlee
Price: Free! Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A war is coming. A warrior is born. Stand-alone novella excerpted from Morning's Journey, The Dragon's Dove Chronicles, book 2.
The Black Eagle Inn by Christoph Fischer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
How does a Nation recover from its collective shame, how does it rebuild itself into a modern state and deal with its horrendous past and the difficult path ahead? Restructuring of the political landscape & the influence of religion are strong themes in this historical family saga & post war drama set in Germany 1940 - 1976.
The Edge of Revolt by Uvi Poznansky
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
Even as David finds a way to quell the revolt and come back to the Jerusalem, the road ahead seems unclear. His firstborn, Amnon, is executed by his second son, Absalom, who mounts a revolt to topple his father from the throne. How will David find the right successor amongst his remaining sons, the one who will connect to him and continue his legacy?
The David Chronicles by Uvi Poznansky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 194,680. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
The David Chronicles is the story of David as you've never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. In his mind, history is written to praise the victorious--but at the last stretch of his illustrious life he feels an irresistible urge to tell the truth. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir
Augustin. My Battle of Loigny by Jean-Louis Riguet
Price: $8.85 USD. Words: 59,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
December 1870, Loigny la Bataille (France). The Franco-Prussian war rages. Loigny is the scene of a bloody battle. Villeprevost castle is requisitioned by the Bavarians and transformed in a field hospital.