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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Quintus Saturnus The Time of Five Emperors by Justin Cahill
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Amidst the chaos of Rome's civil wars, Quintus Saturnus the mason works hard to produce busts for the Imperial Cult. But constant regime change makes getting paid difficult. Inspired by Robert Grave’s I Claudius and Gore Vidal’s Julian, this is an account of how one man negotiated the anarchy of 68-69AD - the Time of Five Emperors.
The Cursed Ground 1 - The Child-Stealers by A. Roy King
Series: Edhai. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,390. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » General
A band of fierce raiders invades a peaceful agricultural community called the Till, carrying off a young girl. Her brother Boon takes off in pursuit with a small force of loyal companions. As they traverse the wilderness in search of Boon's sister and the violent child-stealers, the rescuers discover that the old peace is vanishing and dark times are encroaching on the world.
The Revealer of Secrets by Lynda Moldrem
Series: The Captivity Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book 3 in the Captivity Series finds Daniel and his friends serving the King of Babylon in his palace. The king can't sleep and Daniel has the soluntion...he interprets the king's distrubing dream endearing himself and his friends to the ruler. Daniel's new life begins now as one of the king's magi, a young man coming into his power and authority, but he gives the glory to his God.
The Granite Rose by Jocie McKade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Sworn to uphold his Emperor's orders, General Marcus Alexius must obey an Imperial command his conscious is rebelling against. Sianna Cynara, is the Princess of Dacia who has been forced to endure the treachery of Rome, finds her life balanced on the blade of the Emperor's sword. Thrust together by elements out of their control - The Granite Rose.
Los enamorados en el estanque de los nenúfares (Detective Ciego en el Antiguo Egipto 1) by Javier Cosnava
Series: Detective ciego en el Antiguo Egipto, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,950. Language: Spanish. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
LOS ENAMORADOS EN EL ESTANQUE DE LOS NENÚFARES es la primera de una saga de novelas centradas en la mujer en el antiguo Egipto, en la moda y costumbres y la situación de las féminas en la antigüedad.
Il Matematico che sfidò Roma - Versione integrale by Quelli di ZEd
Price: $6.79 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: Italian. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Narrando della sfida che oppose Roma a Cartagine, la Storia tende a trascurare il ruolo di una terza città, prospera almeno quanto l’Urbe, forse persino superiore per retaggio e cultura. Si tratta di Siracusa, perla della Magna Grecia, faro di civiltà e potenza militare che si ritrovò – purtroppo per lei – alleata di Annibale nel momento sbagliato. Una scelta che Roma non perdonò.
Lost by Marcella Denise Spencer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,140. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An odd circumstance surrounds the birth of Rose Fletcher. The blessed event occurred two thousand years ago. When Rose meets Eleanor Griffin, she doesn't know the Englishwoman shares a similar problem, but events following a school field trip force them to decide their futures.
The Horus Plot by Marcella Denise Spencer
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
1440 BC - Ten-year-old Mehmet dreams of being a charioteer in Thutmosis III's army, but lately he has gained a reputation as a thief. When a Canaanite forces him to steal a scroll, one that would allow the Asiatics to lay false claim to the Horus throne, Mehmet is caught. The Canaanite flees and now Mehmet will face punishment alone...Unless he can help the king find the elusive Canaanite.
Eskkar & Bracca: Rogue Warriors - 2 by Sam Barone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In this escapade, Eskkar and Bracca have their horses stolen by a band of bandits, and have to flee for their lives. They decide to chase after the thieves, and discover that the brigands are far more cunning than the two companions expected. This time they will have to outthink and outfight the bandits just to stay alive.
El ídolo by Eva Lara
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,380. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Tras largos años de ausencia, Xoán regresa a su pueblo natal, en la costa de Galicia, para asistir al funeral de su padre. En la antigua casa donde transcurrió su infancia no solo encontrará recuerdos sino también una extraña estatuilla. Con la ayuda de Astrid, investigadora arqueológica apasionada por las civilizaciones perdidas, se adentrará en una búsqueda donde no hay marcha atrás.
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 1: Merenptah by Max Overton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The northern tribes rebelled and joined forces with the Sea Peoples, invading from the north; while in the south the king's eldest son, angered at being passed over in favour of the younger son, plotted to rid himself of his father and brother. An ageing king takes to the field to fight for the House of Ramesses.
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.