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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Lady of the Imperial City by Laura Kitchell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,060. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Japan’s capital city in the year 1001 is a society in resplendent silks and dedicated to beauty. In it, as a paragon among her peers, Lady Kirei faces a life of sexual servitude unless she defies convention and honor with a less than ideal gentleman. Experience the imperial city of Kyō and its elite society through the eyes of aristocrats who fall shy of the ideal.
Aphrodite's Isle: A Baltasar Albueno Historical Adventure by Robert E Burns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,480. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015 by Llumina Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the summer of 1505. All Europe is envious of the upstart Portuguese who have broken into the lucrative eastern spice trade with daring sea voyages around Africa to India. With better ships, guns, and ruthless tactics, they have managed to obtain a foothold in a market dominated for centuries by Muslim traders and Venetian middle men.
Till Stars Shut Their Eyes by Miguel Omaña
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,020. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on true events in Ancient Mexico (Anahuac). She (an up-scale elite) finds herself constrained in a world of protocol, and he (a passionate anti-establishment nobody) finds his energies better focused on love than war. Both cling to their forbidden love, even if it means sinking the world to fire.
The First Jumper: Little Bear by Brian H Groover
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An alien explorer meets disaster on ancient Earth, and must invade the body of a primitive human to survive, creating great difficulties for the alien, the human, and the human community, as an impending ice age threatens survival for everyone.
For the Sake of His Name, the prophet Daniel's miraculous life in Babylon by Cliff Keller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Jerusalem falls to Babylon after a brutal siege. A young boy, Daniel, and his three close friends are captured and taken to Babylon as slaves. Over the next seven decades these sons of Hebrew nobility overcome bondage, rivalries and the conceits of kings to reach positions of authority in the most powerful nation in the world. And Daniel becomes a prophet of the Lord.
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 3: Tausret by Max Overton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,500. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The House of Ramesses falters as Tausret relinquishes the throne upon the death of her husband, King Seti. Amenmesse's young son Siptah will become king until her infant son is old enough to rule. Tausret, as Regent, and the king's uncle, Chancellor Bay, hold tight to the reins of power, and vie for complete control of the kingdoms. Assassination changes the balance of power and Chancellor Bay...
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 » Romance » Historical
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 Victory That Wasn't--An Alternate History of Secrets That Changed America’s Destiny by Steve Vachss
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » USA
“The Victory That Wasn't” begins with people in Hawaii who unknowingly change the course of the Vietnam War. The story is based on real behind-the-scenes events. Could minor changes in their actions have resulted in a different kind of America? In “The Victory That Wasn't” a few subtle shifts trigger a cascade of actions that change everything.
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.
Rejuvenation by White Feather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » 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: $2.99 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: $1.04 USD. Words: 63,590. 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?
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: $1.99 USD. 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.
Ur and Isin by D E Austin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,620. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Set in antiquity, the Biblical ‘Ur' of the Chaldees, a reluctant king coping with the amorous attention of wives, concubines, daughters, temple mistresses, etc. etc.
A Peek at Bathsheba by Uvi Poznansky
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » 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.
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: 197,940. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » 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?