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Legionary: Viper of the North (Legionary 2)
By Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary, Book 2. Price: $3.31 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Danubian frontier is weaker than ever, and a storm is gathering in the north . . .
The Battle of Chibi
By Hock G. Tjoa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,070. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
This book retells selections (translated by the author) from the great classic, the "Romance of the Three Kingdoms." This novel combines fascinating characters in action as well as classic ideas in conflict, battle scenes, deception and earnest debate; there is even a marriage arranged to entrap the Loyalist leader.
And So It Was Written
By Ellen Brazer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,900. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
And So It Was Written travels to a time when a Third Temple is built and the Ark of the Covenant holding the Ten Commandments is found. See the blood on the battlefields, rage with the injustice of brother against brother. From triumph to defeat, this is a saga of courage, conquest, familial loyalty, honor and love–showing man at his best and his worst.
Printesa Roxolana
By Gabriel Szeitz
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: Romanian. Published: July 30, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Aceasta versiune este o traducere a editiei originale publicate in limba engleza
Arminius
By William Walling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,830. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The 1st of a 2-book series, ARMINIUS relates the early saga of an actual barbarian princeling in antiquity, later a legionary and Roman citizen, and later still an equestrian knight. He is said to have led a coalition of tribal warriors to victory in a famous battle that annihilated three entire Roman legions, and which may have subsequently affected the makeup of a segment of European society.
Parthian Vengeance
By Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,720. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘Parthian Vengeance’ is the third instalment in the Parthian Chronicles, the adventures of King Pacorus of Dura, and follows on from ‘Parthian Dawn’.
Mapmaker
By Brent Meranda
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A border town in Ancient China is a perilous place—especially for a desolate girl with no father. So, when Cricket bumps into an administrator’s wife with a bag full of copper coins, she eagerly agrees to deliver her firewood. But why does the woman need firewood in the summer? And why do soldiers stop and question them? Does it have anything to do with the raid at Xitang last Spring?
The Scroll
By Miriam Feinberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Scroll draws from a real archaeological find – the divorce document of a woman named Miriam, issued at Masada. The tale spans three generations, beginning on Masada’s final, horrific day. It characters must choose between nation and family, and finally, between life and death. Will Miriam’s descendants learn the lessons of her life, or will enemies - within and without - rob it from them?
De hoorn van de vrijheid
By Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
De Romeinen hebben de Lage Landen bezet. Het meisje Suana en de jongen Uffio, een slaaf, zoeken de gouden Hoorn van de vrijheid. Een piratenaanval op hun dorp gooit roet in het eten. Uffio krijgt uiteindelijk zijn vrijheid, maar welke rol speelt die geheimzinnige hoorn? Een verhaal over vriendschap en verliefdheid.
The Phoenicians and The Mayans, A shared culture?
By Spoo Publications
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,370. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The theory that the ancient Phoenicians, in avoiding annihilation, traveled across the Atlantic ocean around 700BC and landed in Central America. Thus effecting a massive social and religious shift in the Mayan culture of that time.
Elephant Driver: A Tale of Adventure and Romance in Ancient India
By Gary Worthington
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Life changes forever for Jimuta, a farm boy in ancient India, when he unexpectedly becomes the driver and companion of the huge war elephant Rudra. Jimuta’s courage and skills are challenged to the utmost when he is caught up in spying, danger, and romance after traveling with Rudra to the court of the great emperor Ashoka.
The Shadow of Xeno's Eye
By Jerry Soffer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,890. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Trojan War saga, as seen through Xeno's dark eyes, eerily foreshadows the U.S. invasion of Iraq; a parable.
The Mysteries, A Novel of Ancient Eleusis
By David Sheppard
Price: Free! Words: 132,180. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Available for the first time complete in one volume. Previously published in two volumes as Daughter of Darkness and The Dadouchos. In 480 BC, fifteen-year-old Melaina's biggest worry, she thinks, is wishing to follow Artemis and remain virgin when her mother and grandfather want her to marry and became a priestess. But when the Persians invade, the gods themselves have plans for Melaina.
The Sage
By Robin Ballard
Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,390. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In Book Two, Ahmose continues the archivist’s legacy. Egypt prepares for war. Strife with the Sand-Dwellers to the east threatens stability and even Ahmose and Kai’s friendship is put to the test. In the midst of conflict, the archivist’s murderer returns and he is looking for revenge. He would like nothing more than to silence Ahmose forever.
Before The Cross
By D. K. Willis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,400. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the tradition of Ben-Hur and The Robe, this is an historical epic set in the Roman-occupied Mediterranean. It is the tale of a young Syrian-Greek aristocrat who is accused of sedition and condemned to death. After narrowly escaping Roman justice, his intent is to journey to Jerusalem and reunite with the beautiful Greek girl—a devoted follower of Jesus—whom he has loved since childhood.
Einar, Prince of Thieves
By Arthur Frank
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,300. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Life was never easy for Einar Thorson. His father killed, his cowardly uncle Stig usurped his title and sent Einar with the raiders in the hopes that he would be killed and no longer be a problem. Odin smiled on him and Thor protected him; Einar was invincible in battle with his enchanted sword and became famous throughout the known world.
The Path of Lord Jaguar
By Margaret Donnelly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The Path of Lord Jaguar honors the African and Maya ancestry of two immigrants of the United States who join spiritual forces to strengthen the path of kuxan sum, the energy path that unites the Americas.
The Roman
By Larry LaRocca
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
There is a holy man walking the deserts of a dry and dusty Roman province. Judea is known for two things, rabid anti-Roman revolutionaries and Holy men. There is a new holy man walking the streets of Jerusalem, the lakes and hills nearby. He speaks the old words in a new way, reaching the ears of all, including the mad Caesar Augustus. A warrior is sent. He will change the world by his actions.
The Amarnan Kings Book 5: Scarab - Horemheb
By Max Overton
Series: The Amarnan Kings, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,700. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
General Horemheb has taken control after the death of Ay and Nakhtmin, and forcing Scarab to marry him, ascends the throne of Egypt. The Two Kingdoms settle into an uneasy peace as Horemheb proceeds to stamp out all traces of the former kings. He also persecutes the Khabiru tribesmen who were reluctant to help him seize power. Scarab escapes into the desert, where she is content to wait until...
Delilah
By Maude Stephany
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Delilah, a Philistine and soon-to-be Priestess of El, lives under siege. First in her home, besieged by the Israelite army, then as wife to her enemy: Samson. But it is her heart that is truly besieged, and she must choose who she loves more: her people, her gods or her husband. Review this book and get a 100% discount coupon on any of our books!