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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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...
Daughters of Time by Kaalii Cargill
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Across a 4,000 year line of descent, an epic struggle arises to restore balance to a world gone awry. Weaving ancient Sumerian myth and legend into a modern story of intrigue and mystery, Daughters of Time brings to life an epic struggle across four millennia. Follow the line of daughters from ancient Sumer, Egypt, and Jerusalem, and discover a secret that will change the way you see the World.
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...
Legionary: The Scourge of Thracia (Legionary 4) by Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary, Book 4. 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.
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.
Las laderas del Parnés by Manuel Lara Coca
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,760. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2014 by Pilar Remartínez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Descubre a través de las aventuras de Andrón el nacimiento de la democracia en la Atenas de finales del siglo VI a.C. Andrón luchará junto a Darío, rey de Persia ,contra los escitas, se enfrentará a Hipias, tirano de Atenas y se las verá con el malvado Cleómenes, rey de Esparta
Viento del este by Manuel Lara Coca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2014 by Pilar Remartínez. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
El imperio persa, el imperio más grande del momento, fija sus ojos en los belicosos pueblos griegos. Mientras, estos, ajenos a todo peligro continúan con sus conflictos. Cleómenes de Esparta quiere someter a Atenas a su dominio. Pero Atenas tiene otros planes… En este libro se agrupan: "Las laderas del Parnés","La Morada de Tántalo" y Camino de Maratón", ¡Tres libros en uno!
Nicodemus: Search for Messiah by Jodi Pavek
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Nicodemus had waited his whole life for Messiah to come and free Israel, as the prophets had promised for so many years. What will it mean for Nicodemus and his wife, Deborah, if this man really is Israel's Savior? Will the Nazarene be able to escape the High Priest's murderous plan? And when that plan forces Nicodemus to make a horrible choice, what will he choose?
Omphalos by Mark Patton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
Liberty by Kim Headlee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When a plot to overthrow Caesar ensnares Rhyddes and Aquila as pawns in the dark design, Aquila must choose between the Celtic slave who has won his heart and the empire to which they both owe allegiance. Trusting no man and knowing the opposite of obedience is death, Rhyddes must embrace her arena name—and the love of a man willing to sacrifice everything to forge a future with her.
Il simbolo di Mosè by Quelli di ZEd
Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 97,350. Language: Italian. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Aldo Levi è docente di Archeologia presso l’università di Bologna. Durante alcuni scavi, Aldo è riuscito a portare alla luce la tomba di Mosè, trovando al suo interno dei documenti che attestano che il grande patriarca, in realtà, altri non era che il faraone egizio Akhenaton. Una delle prove maggiori a supporto di questa tesi è un particolare simbolo che riunisce le simbologie egizie ed ebraiche.
The Cross Maker by Jack A. Taylor
Price: $7.19 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Beverley Boissery. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
First century Palestine is a hotbed of political, cultural and religious intrigue. Nazareth carpenter, Caleb ben Samson, and Roman Centurion Sestus Aurelius both want peace. Can the power of the cross and an unlikely partnership accomplish what nothing else has done? Caleb’s friend, Yeshi may be the hidden key in a land longing for hope.
The Lights of Bombay by Davis Varghese
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The priceless amulet of Viceroy Almeida is the key behind this brilliant piece of historical fiction set in Nazi Germany and the India of the 1980's.The characters are many and unacquainted but their fates are forced to converge as soon as they cross paths with the amulet.A powerful thriller that will take you on a roller coaster ride of suspense spanning 500 years.