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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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.
The Gift: Voyages by Richard Sutton
Series: The Gift. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,730. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017 by Richard Sutton. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.00 from 1 review)
48 BCE: While Rome’s cruel cohorts set the torch to Alexandria’s quays and trading vessels, a thoroughly unexpected group of conspirators; a wizened astronomer, a young librarian, an sand-blown camel driver and a scribe, creep out of the city with a priceless hoard of ancient knowledge. They believe their mission is to save the secrets hidden within for the future and mankind’s ultimate salvation.
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.
Cadet: Olympian Book 2 by Lee Ness
You set the price! Words: 78,060. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Sports
Athens 438 BC Alexander has survived the Siege of Samos and been sent to a military academy as a cadet.The battles with the Athenian army are nothing to what he faces in the Academy. With his life in danger from all sides, Alexander must draw on everything he has learned just to survive, but is survival enough?
Kyle Brubaker And The Hairy Glifics - The Orphan Train by J. R. Freeman
Series: Kyle Brubaker and the hairy glifics. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 1898 Boston, segments of society seem to be disintegrating. Children are being abandoned and living on the streets.Kyle and Hilly have no idea how challenging their visit to this period will be. But after a chance meeting with a young girl and the wheels are set in motion, there's no going back. A trek of unimaginable proportions finds them testing the limits of everyone's endurance.
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.
Aegirs’s Curse by Leah Devlin
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 99,340. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A thousand years ago, the Viking colony of Vinland was ravaged by a swift-moving plague … a curse inflicted by the sea god Ægir. The last surviving Norseman set the encampment and his longboat ablaze to ensure that the disease would die with him and his brethren, but he failed...
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
Hippolyta 7: Flames of Revenge by Ian Johnstone
Series: Hippolyta. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,290. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
As young Hippolyte comes of age, Queen Hippolyta’s realm is facing a new threat. Can Hippolyte take command or will her inexperience prove disastrous? Who else is attacking the invaders so successfully – can it really be a single warrior that has rid the realm of so many of them and, if so, is that mysterious, unseen warrior a threat to the Amazon armies too?
At The End Of Forever by Greg Wagner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,860. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Who wants to live forever? Apparently everyone, as archaeologist Elijah Brooks and his granddaughter April discover when they find themselves in a race against time to find the fabled “Tree of life” in order to save his dying wife. A race that ends up spanning thousands of years and thousands of miles.
The Tropical Sun - Belief, Love and Hate by J. S. Philippe
Price: Free! Words: 97,350. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
This epic story is set in the sun-drenched, tropical Pacific. A clash between the Malay and Javanese civilizations threaten the very existence of the small Likupang tribe. The dramatic events of mystery, suspense, romance and violent strife are based on historical evidence from the Bronze Age 2,500 years ago.
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.