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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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?
The David Chronicles by Uvi Poznansky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 197,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The David Chronicles is the story of David as you've never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. In his mind, history is written to praise the victorious--but at the last stretch of his illustrious life he feels an irresistible urge to tell the truth. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir
Augustin. My Battle of Loigny by Jean-Louis Riguet
Price: $8.85 USD. Words: 59,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
December 1870, Loigny la Bataille (France). The Franco-Prussian war rages. Loigny is the scene of a bloody battle. Villeprevost castle is requisitioned by the Bavarians and transformed in a field hospital.
Patrick's People by BarbaraWKelso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This historical novel shows how Bishop Patrick was sent by the Pope to evangelise the warlords and druids in fifth century Ireland.
Rise to Power by Uvi Poznansky
Series: The David Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of David as you have never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version. Notorious for his contradictions, David is seen by others as a gifted court entertainer, a successful captain in Saul’s army, a cunning fugitive, and a traitor leading a gang of felons. How does he see himself, during this first phase of his life?
Columba of Iona by BarbaraWKelso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
This book of historical fiction shows how Columba, an Irish warlord, changes into the founder and first Abbot of Iona with great consequences for Western Europe.
Sword and Lyre by Alec Rainey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,370. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In the era when Trojan, Mycenaean and Minoan ships plied the Mediterranean and life was precarious, a young boy escapes the brutal murder of his parents by mysterious intruders on the tiny island they have made their home.
Undesired Duty by Harsh Arora
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Undesired Duty, a novel, is about how the lives of commoners were affected by the decisions made by the gods, kings and heroes of Mahabharata. The unfolding story is about the people who lived simple lives that caused them to struggle between the duties imposed on them and the desires they longed to fulfill.
Последний еврей Багдада by Max Krater
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,700. Language: Russian. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Исторический бестселлер, в основе которого лежат реальные события, происходившие с одной стороны на территории современного Ирака в наши дни, а с другой - там же, но во времена Древнего Вавилона.
Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 2: Seti by Max Overton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,090. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Merenptah is dead after only nine years on the throne and his son Seti is king in his place. He rules from the northern city of Men-nefer, while his elder brother Messuwy, convinced the throne is his by right, plots rebellion in the south. The kingdoms are tipped into bloody civil war, with brother fighting against brother...
Tiana ~ Gift of the Moon ~ Women of the Northland ~ Book 2 by Pinkie Paranya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tiana is fierce in battle, gentle in temperament, and has a quiet strength. She embodies the spirit of the Raven Mother and accepts the challenges before her with faith in her ancestry and the powers she has inherited. Tiana must face the trials of being a woman shaman in a male dominated society. After tragedy befalls her, she sets out alone to find her lost daughter...
La mujer serpiente by Javier Cosnava
Price: Free! Words: 88,410. Language: Spanish. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Una novela zombie juvenil en el Antiguo Egipto Una joven que lucha contra muertos vivientes, la ruina de su familia y la pérdida de derechos de la mujer en el Egipto griego Ptolemaico
Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia (Legionary 4) by Gordon Doherty
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 126,230. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The legions are in tatters, and the Gothic hordes are gathering beyond the mountains . . .
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.
Liam, An Irish Historical Saga by Patricia Hegarty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Liam, a young boy grows up in Connemara at the time of the Great Famine, 1840's. He and his family suffer great deprivation and want. The land is held by the English. Love and marriage promise happiness. Risking deportation or being shot, he poaches game and steals to keep his family alive. The potato blight removes any hope of survival. Emigration and the New World beckon him.
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.
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.
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.
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.