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The Arm of God
By Jack Cavanaugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Novel Set in the Days of Samson - Israelite warrior Eri ben Helek prays for a Deliverer, a champion to throw off the oppressive yoke of the Philistine empire. God sends him a lusty, undisciplined boy named Samson who thrusts the tiny village of Zorah into an epic underdog battle for their very existence.
The Rise of Zenobia
By JD Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,710. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
My name is Zabdas: once a slave; now a warrior, grandfather and servant. I call Syria home. I shall tell you the story of my Zenobia: Warrior Queen of Palmyra, Protector of the East, Conqueror of Desert Lands … Traitor to Rome ...
Return of the Star Ancestors, Volume One
By Margaret Treis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Ink Smith Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
What if we had friends in very high places? What if we’ve always had them? Eons ago, starfaring Osirians genetically seeded a mammal on this planet. Later, they created great civilizations among the humans who evolved from it. One was Atlantis.
The Gray Divide: Book Two of the Georgia Gold Series
By Denise Weimer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Canterbury House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hidden loyalties are exposed and relationships threatened as Georgia seeks to become its own republic, only to be plunged into civil war. Faced with taking over his family's shipping firm, Jack must choose between his Northern convictions and his Southern family, while Devereaux tests himself and his feelings for Carolyn on the battlefields of Virginia.
The Only Good Roman Returns
By Christine Elaine Black
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,710. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Part 2 in The Only Good Roman - The Story of Lia and Darius Is the love between Lia and Darius strong enough to withstand the ultimate test? Find out in The Only Good Roman Returns. (Recommended after reading Part 1)
The Singer
By Robin Ballard
Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Before Ahmose can complete the task once given to the archivist, the past returns with a vengeance. With a new conspirator on his side, it seems that the archivist’s enemy will indeed achieve his heart’s desire. In this last book in the trilogy of The Lost Spells of Egypt the destinies of Kai, Baal and beautiful Astarte converge in one gripping, and wholly satisfying finale.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 2 - The Greek Cycle
By David Bowman
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,050. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 5 to 11 of the original series and a bonus episode previously only available in the print anthology.
Shadow of the Mountain: A Novel of the Flood
By Scott R. Rezer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 167,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Chosen... or delusional? How does one man persevere when he is given a message that will either test the strength of his faith or convince him he has lost his mind... especially if that message is a warning about the end of the world?
The Horizon Keeper
By Richard Kopatschek
Price: Free! Words: 129,560. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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In all its frightening beauty, Ancient Egypt as you never imagined... On the eve of the greatest battle ever fought between Darkness and the Light, Neruamun, a sixteen-year-old army scribe, learns Pharaoh’s vastly outnumbered army marches into a trap. Should the Son of Amun die in the ambush, his homeland, Kemet, will be defenceless and overwhelmed by the amassing armies of the Enemy of the Light.
Talmid - The Book of John
By W. R. Sander
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
The life of Jesus, as seen through the eyes of the children that witnessed it.
Yde
By Mara Li
Price: Free! Words: 27,550. Language: Dutch. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Ida en Tom verstoppen zich dagenlang in een tent op de Drentse heide. Daar vertellen ze elkaar het verhaal van IJda, het geheimzinnige Meisje van Yde. Wat is er met haar gebeurd, en hoe verbindt een tweeduizend jaar oude geschiedenis zich met hun eigen leven?
Armor of Eden
By Seth Garrett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
"Armor of Eden" is a fictional exploration of the reality of what it might have been like for the children of Adam to live in a fallen world. As recordkeeping passes from father to son, we explore the lives of Adam, and many more characters from the Bible. But central to the story of the record-keepers is the Whole Armor of God and a secret that will change the fate of the human race forever.
Mythological Juggernaut
By Sukhdev Bhatia
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Mythological Juggernaut, takes you through 7000 years of human existence and tries to analyze the mythical stories existing in every community and explains in a logical and lucid manner the possible factors and reasons for development of these religious myths, as these are effecting every human whether through traditions or as a religious phenomenon. A must read for all modern minds
The Atlantean King's Quest
By Peter Butterworth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,650. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Cadiz, an Atlantean King in Iberia, meets Otonia the daughter of Erechtheus king of Athens. They fall in love but Erechtheus has other plans and sends Cadiz on a quest in which he probably won't survive. He must spy on the ultra-paranoid Assyrians about their new weapons; the war chariot and the composite bow. He's kidnapped but a spy, Hercules and friends he escapes. In time to battle Athenians.
Marius' Mules: Prelude to War
By S.J.A. Turney
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the winter of 53/52BC and while Caesar struggles with the chaos of a failing republic and recruits troops in Aquileia, Gaul's freedom fighters emerge, with a desire for Roman blood. This collection of three tales presents a sequence of events that takes place in the winter between Marius' Mules books six and seven.
Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus
By Mark Darby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
Song of the Eagle
By Barry Brailsford
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A vast Black Robe fleet gathers to destroy those who resist evil. Answering the cry of the eagle, warriors of peace leave Aotearoa in their great canoe, gathering stone to bring the energy of the stars to the aid of Earth. Old lore revealed in stone brings hope to those who carry no weapon but the Flame that is true.
The Night Julius Caesar Invented Champagne
By Madeleine de Jean
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 153,710. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rebecca, modern-day wine-expert and ‘nose’, never imagined she’d become a wine-detective. But when ‘Doctor ‘47’ and his dark forces continue saturating the market with copy-wines, ready to decimate anyone in their way, especially a Rebecca, she travels across time and space – escorted by Julius Caesar, Wolfgang Puck and Julia Child– to find the first vine. Will she prevail and save wine?
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones
By Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Prehistory
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”