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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Knossos by Laura Gill
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 274,900. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Knossos. The legendary Labyrinth. Enter a world of priests and priestesses, bull dancers, scribes, architects, conquerors, schemers, and madmen who inspired the legends of the Labyrinth in these enthralling tales set in ancient Crete.
Lovernios: 'The Lindow Man' by Heather Hearn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,820. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Using fact, studied over a period of a year, carefully interwoven with fiction, the fascinating and often tragic life of Lovernios moves from his most auspicious birth and childhood, to his life as a Druid, the lives of various Caesars and their attempted Roman invasions, culminating in the untimely ‘triple’ death of Lovernios as a Supreme Sacrifice.
The Second Conflict by John O'Halloran
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 109,410. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Why do names like The Devil, Satan and Lucifer exist, who are they now, what new names have these symbols of evil taken on; who among us, have they seduced with promises of wealth and power to aid them in their bid to rule us all?
Companions by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family by Dixiane Hallaj
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Four brothers and their widowed mother struggle to maintain their lives amidst the maelstrom of political violence and military occupation. Differing political views and clashes between traditional and modern views threaten to tear the family apart. Personal tragedy can make the split permanent or draw them together.
Seeking Absolution by Shalisse Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 217,570. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Seeking Absolution is a sweeping Twelfth Century tale. When Prince Richard and Lady Anne fall in love, they both assume there can never be a match between them. Still, Richard pursues Anne as if she were the Holy Grail. Richard’s rival, King Philip finds that he too has feelings for the lovely and intelligent Anne—but does he love her only because Richard does?
The Lamp of Darkness (The Age of Prophecy series Book 1) by Dave Mason & Mike Feuer
Price: Free! Words: 105,620. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Dave Mason. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Age of Prophecy series transports you back 3000 years, to the epic battle between the Israelite Kings & Prophets. Lev, an orphaned shepherd boy, begins a journey of discovery when he’s hired to play as a musician before the prophets. He soon learns that his father’s knife holds a deadly secret about his hidden past. Lev fights to unearth his true self while the clouds of war gather around him.
Acaju by Douglas Beye Lorie
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,320. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Brazil. For Europeans in the 1700s, a frontier in which all dreams could come true. The dream of saving souls. The dream of scientific discoveries. The dream of wealth. Wealth from the sugar fields, only attainable with the enslavement of both African and native peoples. Wealth that can be created only from human misery. Acaju explores this world with the passion of great story-telling.
The Lost Spells of Egypt: The Complete Series by Robin Ballard
Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 176,330. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » General
From the Valley of the Kings, to the edge of the Delta, and the wilds of Canaan, this tale of crime, love and loyalty spans generations. Stories within stories intertwine and unravel, each character bound to the other through time, each touched by the mysteries and beliefs of ancient Egypt. Can Ahmose, a scribe-in-training, fulfill an archivist’s legacy? The fate of Egypt hangs in the balance.
The Fall Series by May Nicole Abbey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 224,030. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014 by River Valley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Rachel Madera, a gifted university professor, travels through time on a journey of discovery and danger, all because of a simple dream. Rachel is certain she holds the keys to unlock the mystery of a Pharaoh’s treasure…and alter the course of history.
In Defense Of Troy: The Prince's Ascent by Henry Cropsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Trojan War is in its eighth year. Sarpedon King of Lykia leads its defense as Priam is too old to fight and his eldest son Hektor too inexperienced. Together the brave Sarpedon and the wily Priam have forged a motley alliance capable of holding out against the overwhelming might of Agamemnon’s armada. Agamemnon, though, is secretly implementing a new strategy to bring the City to its knees.
Zhougong: The Duke of Zhou by Don A. Hoyt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,810. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Approximately 1045 BCE the ruler of an independent province on the frontier of ancient China named Ji Fa defeated the reigning Emperor Di Xin's vast forces to found China's 3rd dynasty, the Zhou. The rise of the Zhou with their military, scientific, cultural, and economic superiority and their triumph over the Shang dynasty is the subject of this novel.
The Arm of God by Jack Cavanaugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A Novel Set in the Days of Samson - Israelite warrior Eri ben Helek prays for a Deliverer, a champion to throw off the oppressive yoke of the Philistine empire. God sends him a lusty, undisciplined boy named Samson who thrusts the tiny village of Zorah into an epic underdog battle for their very existence.
The Gray Divide: Book Two of the Georgia Gold Series by Denise Weimer
Series: Georgia Gold. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Canterbury House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hidden loyalties are exposed and relationships threatened as Georgia seeks to become its own republic, only to be plunged into civil war. Faced with taking over his family's shipping firm, Jack must choose between his Northern convictions and his Southern family, while Devereaux tests himself and his feelings for Carolyn on the battlefields of Virginia.
Shadow of the Mountain: A Novel of the Flood by Scott R. Rezer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,650. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Chosen... or delusional? How does one man persevere when he is given a message that will either test the strength of his faith or convince him he has lost his mind... especially if that message is a warning about the end of the world?
The Horizon Keeper by Richard Kopatschek
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 154,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.00 from 1 review)
On the eve of the greatest battle ever fought between Darkness and the Light (1457 B.C.), Neruamun, a 16-year-old scribe, learns Pharaoh’s army marches into a trap. Should Pharaoh die in the ambush, his homeland will be defenceless and overwhelmed by the amassing armies of the Enemy of the Light. Can Neruamun outwit the dark hand behind the invasion that will bathe the Land of Love in blood?
The Atlantean King's Quest by Peter Butterworth
You set the price! Words: 108,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Cadiz, an Atlantean King in Iberia, meets Otonia the daughter of Erechtheus king of Athens. They fall in love but Erechtheus has other plans and sends Cadiz on a quest in which he probably won't survive. He must spy on the ultra-paranoid Assyrians about their new weapons; the war chariot and the composite bow. He's kidnapped but a spy, Hercules and friends he escapes. In time to battle Athenians.
The Night Julius Caesar Invented Champagne by Madeleine de Jean
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 153,720. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Rebecca, modern-day wine-expert and ‘nose’, never imagined she’d become a wine-detective. But when ‘Doctor ‘47’ and his dark forces continue saturating the market with copy-wines, ready to decimate anyone in their way, especially a Rebecca, she travels across time and space – escorted by Julius Caesar, Wolfgang Puck and Julia Child– to find the first vine. Will she prevail and save wine?
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?