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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Children of the Dust by Erin O'Quinn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The oracles have foretold it! Caylith will lead everyone from the twilight of magic to a new dawn. Faerie is already being eaten by a ghastly mist and by some evil that is draining life from her powerful grandfather, even as it fells someone very close to her. How can Caylith truly be the deliverer, when she cannot save her friend, or herself, from a force more menacing than she ever imagined?
Edge of Remembrance: Tales of Atlantis Lost by Carl Martin
Series: Edge of Remembrance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tales of Atlantis Lost is book two of Edge of Remembrance. It includes ancient technology, intrigue, murder, deception, super technology, space travel, terraforming another world, and more. Gunter Jürgens discovers he has an intelligent and attractive fan who will not go away. Merla Velzna faces her greatest challenge since the destruction of her homeland.
The Ice March by Peter Darman
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 121,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘The Ice March’ is the story of Mikhail Petrov, an impoverished peasant who is drafted into the Imperial Russian Army at the beginning of World War I and becomes embroiled in the Russian Revolution and subsequent Civil War, changing Russia and his life forever.
Edge of Remembrance: Gods and Dragons by Carl Martin
Series: Edge of Remembrance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,620. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Merla Velzna had earned the right not to kill. No one else born into the Military Class had ever gained her advantage—the freedom to choose her own destiny. For eight years, digging for artifacts had given her peace. Now, for the first time in more than a decade, her military training was once again active in mind and body. Someone was following her....”
The Last Letters of Jesus: the Secret of the Nazarenes by Antonio Sebastian
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
Palestine in the first century is a melting pot of Hebrew, Greek, Roman, and Oriental thought, a country at war with its own future. The priests and their cult of animal sacrifice effectively run the Judean Kingdom in the south. Rabbi Yeshua is a prophet and a mystic who can see the approaching holocaust. Within the violence of animal sacrifice, he can see the destruction of the Jewish people.
Unquiet Spirits by Clare Bainbridge
Series: Roma Capta. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,270. Language: British English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 41 BC an ancient ceremony is disrupted when the body of an unknown girl is found in a burned-out shrine. Is this an attempt to unseat Octavian, struggling to control the city? Or the violent climax to a family feud? Before the truth can be discovered civil war breaks out, and the political struggle comes to a head in a great siege before the crime is solved in a shocking conclusion.
Shechem's Legacy, a time... times... and a time to come by C.J.R. Watkins
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 108,550. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Shechem understood the pathways to resist the wicked but never imagined 2,800 years later his legacy would culminate in Jesse, who, not by choice, stood on the brink of survival as his mother and sisters stared in anguish, striving to conceive how their champion could wrest victory while entangled in the underbelly of corruption. But to win would incite the darkest evil to exterminate them all.
The Trojan Peace: Half-Light by Jill Bartelt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,940. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
This is the companion novel and conclusion to "The Trojan Peace: First Light." Andromache is a very different person than she was when she first came to Troy. Her life is full and happy. But as her connection to Hector deepens, and as the clouds of war gather on the horizon, she finds her peace threatened on all sides. Still, she must somehow find the courage to live, to love...and to laugh.
The Trojan Peace: First Light by Jill Bartelt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 179,410. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
High in the citadel of wind-swept Troy, Andromache finds herself on the brink of a nightmare…or perhaps at the dawn of a new life. A traumatized refugee, alone in the world, she must face many fears when she is brought to the home of a leading Trojan family: Hecuba, Priam, Cassandra, Paris, and Hector. This novel is set in the ancient world and is inspired by the legends of the Trojan War.
Villa of Deceit by Ron Singerton
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 175,500. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rome, 70 B.C.E. A house in turmoil: a controlling father, an adulterous mother, and an angry son made reckless by a forbidden love, Young Gaius defies his father Toronius, fleeing with a slave girl whom he marries, only to see her die in childbirth. Disinherited and grieving, Gaius leaves his infant son Tacitus behind with a trusted aunt and devotes his life to the sword.
Sage: Green Eyes of the Mountains of Martial Propriety by Alan VanMeter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,590. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Sage is the story of a young girl in the 16th century in China who becomes a Taoist nun on Wudang Shan. With her master's expert tutelage she realizes the true nature of all things, and becomes the youngest immortal sage to ever step foot from the Mountains of Martial Propriety. Suitable for ages 10 and up.
Assassination in Al Qahira by James Boschert
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 151,900. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Talon is returning to the Holy Land to search for his beloved Ravan, but Fate has other plans for him so that when his ship is wrecked off the coast of North Africa in a storm, Talon and Max, his sole surviving companion, escape captivity and the threat of execution, only to risk their lives preventing a massacre.
Knight Assassin by James Boschert
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 178,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A joyous homecoming turns into a nightmare, as a trained assassin must do the one thing he didn’t want to do—become an assassin again as Talon is confronted with treachery, greed, love, and heroism set in the Middle Ages, just prior to the Third Crusade..
Assassins of Alamut by James Boschert
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 219,050. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Talon de Gilles, son of a Christian knight of Jerusalem during the time of the Crusades, is only 13 when ferocious Saracens attack his family's caravan and take him captive. Instead of selling him into slavery, they force him to become one of them, an Assassin of the Ismaili, the most feared and hated sect in Persia and beyond
Chloe's Odyssey by Cheri Gillard
Series: The Nephilim Redemption Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,970. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Chloe’s world is completely wrong. She must go back in time to try to fix it, but that means finding a younger Horace and convincing him to kill his brother. That’s the only way to reset the timeline. But what if changing it back erases her new sister and Kaitlyn’s baby, people who weren’t in the old, correct timeline? Chloe must figure out what to do, and do it fast before everything falls apart!
Feather of Maat: Hatshepsut’s Childhood by Kathy Medbery
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 180,770. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016 by Mystic Mustangs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An amazing novel of a young woman's struggle to accept her destiny, as seen through the eyes of a novelist who visited the land, walked through the sands, and became enamored with the beauty and mystery that is Egypt.
Ephron the Hittite Boxed Set by Michael J. Findley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 184,500. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Meet the man who met Abraham and his family. The builder who chose exile to save his rebellious wife, the dragonslayer who had to sit still while Sargon attacked, the warrior with a secret weapon and weakness, the advocate for women in the ancient world, and the peacemaker who will learn the heavy price he must pay to save the Hittite Empire. Adonai is their Elohim no matter what.
Los Hijos de Godesh by Gustavo A. González
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 163,510. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
El remoto archipiélago de Kalos sufre las consecuencias del contacto con el mundo. Un problema requiere de la contratación de un capitán y su intervención desencadena hechos sin precedentes.
Sons of the Citadel by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 140,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pacorus had believed the defeat of Crassus would signal the end of Roman interest in Parthia and for many years his kingdom knew peace and prosperity. But the vindictiveness of Queen Cleopatra of Egypt draws him and the Parthians into a new war, one in which they would be fighting for their very existence when her husband Mark Antony invades the empire at the head of over one hundred thousand men.
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