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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hickory Hill by Sherrie Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,720. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Since it was built, many people have come and gone through the gates of Hickory Hill, but if they were people of color they usually left in chains to be sold into slavery in Kentucky, or traded out as payment of debts. A well trained slave was as good as cash, sometimes better. It was a way of life that didn’t die easily.
Under The Shadow Of Vesuvius by Mimi L. Thompson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Coming of age in the age of depravity in the Malibu of the ancient world. Bridget Jones Diary and Sophie’s World meet Ben Hur – on the beach. A gender-bending, genre-bending romp through the Bay of Naples in the first century BC, in a year or so in the lives of three Roman teenagers, Phoebe, her younger sister, Julia, and their odd-ball friend, Claudia Vesta. Reviews welcome.
The Sands of Kedar by Diana Khalil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015 by Diana Khalil. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hadeel was not meant to live. Yet she did. Disguised as a boy named Assad to escape the restrictions imposed on females in pre-Islam Arabia, she initially finds the freedom she seeks, only to find her heart held captive by the charade when she falls in love. She must choose: the life being Assad affords her, or the man Hadeel has loved all along.
Meztli Sacrificial Maiden by Ross Richdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The third in our Ancient Ancestors series is set in 1530 AD Inca times. Meztli is rescued from a sacrificial site before she dies of exposure. This is the story about her life afterwards and how her friends and herself fight for justice from the conquistadors and evil priests of the times. Will their pyramid of gold be discovered by their enemies?
Jerusalem Bound! by B. G. Brainard
Series: Grace in Exile. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
Jerusalem Bound! continues the story of the wise man Daniel’s household journeying from Babylon to restore the Temple of Yahweh, prompted by the prophets Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi. Ezra the priest leads a group of exiles to Judah, and then instructs the people how to live. Later King Artaxerxes allows his cupbearer, Nehemiah, to restore the Jerusalem wall to the consternation of his enemies.
Strathnaver by Andrew Orr (Pen name - Drew Scott)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hatred between the MacDonalds and the Campbells has existed since the 17th Century until early in the 19th Century a young girl who is a Campbell falls in love with a MacDonald.
Beyond the Wall by Larry Brasington
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Beyond the Wall Synopsis Stuck on a hill fort on the edge of nothing Centurion Antonius Agrippa Talos wiles away his time. He is not prepared when news of the supply caravan being ambushed arrives. Assembling his men he sets out to rescue their much-needed resources and runs smack into a battle. What he finds is not a Pict raiding party, but a new unknown foe that threats to reshape the balance.
The Spear Thrower by Pamela Loveridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
About eighty thousand years ago in eastern Africa, a young native named Nibu witnesses some lions kill his parents while out hunting. It is extraordinary that even after such a horrific event, Nibu is inspired to invent the throwing spear, a weapon that is far superior to the old hand spear and which will change our history forever.
The Pharaoh's Daughter - A Novel in Ancient Egypt by Rory Liam Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by TopOfBooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Enter a time and place in history and the ancient past - full of intrigue, passion, betrayal and adventure. Follow a young woman as she becomes the first female mummy maker in all of Egypt. Author Rory Liam Elliott will take you on a journey deep into the lives of Ancient Egyptians, and the journey will be one that cannot soon be forgotten.
Babylon: Center of the World by B. G. Brainard
Series: Grace in Exile. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,260. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
The book opens with the biblical Daniel living in exile. The devout wise man is able to interpret dreams, visions, and the handwriting on the wall that foretells the imminent fall of Babylon. The army and siege engines of Cyrus are soon at the city gates with the endorsement of the foreign gods. In the midst of this confluence of divine activity, Daniel stays true to the God of Israel.
Promised Valley: The Complete Series by Ron Fritsch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 332,580. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Promised Valley: The Complete Series is an ebook boxed-set of the four Promised Valley novels by Ron Fritsch: Promised Valley Rebellion, Promised Valley War, Promised Valley Conspiracy and Promised Valley Peace.
The Gold Buddhas by Glenn Boda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Gold Buddhas is a historical novel based on Cambodia’s ancient history. You will be transported to dangerous jungles and age-old temples. You are on a treasure hunt looking for a gold Buddha weighing more than four tons of solid gold. Join the hunt, but be aware others are looking -- they are more than capable of murder or torture. Solve the riddles, the reward will be great.
Esther's Song: A Novel by B. G. Brainard
Series: Grace in Exile. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Esther’s Song: A Novel imagines a preteen Jewish orphan suddenly having to navigate the lethal corridors of the royal harem, withstand palace intrigue, and overcome religious persecution to marry Xerxes, King of Persia, and save her people from extermination. Dr. B. G. Brainard’s extensive knowledge of ancient Near East history brings rich detail to the familiar biblical account of Queen Esther.
Glory Revealed by Paula Parker
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,240. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Glory Revealed" picks up immediately where "Beauty Unveiled" ended, and carries the story of Christ to its glorious conclusion as seen through the eyes of those who witnessed firsthand the greatest story ever told.
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.
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
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.
Thetis, Peleus, and Achilles by gary weiand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Achilles' goddess mother and human father are at loggerheads. She wants long life for their son; he believes that, with events propelling both gods and men toward the Trojan War, peace is unlikely for Achilles. Chrion the Centaur trains the youth, the powerful try to manipulate him, and his parents struggle to bridge the gap between mortal life and eternity.
India Treasures: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through the Ages by Gary Worthington
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 267,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this monumental work covering the sweep of Indian history, a search through a maze-like fortress for a Maharaja's legendary treasure weaves together tales of danger and romance, and of spiritual and artistic triumphs. "Worthington has wonderfully captured the mystique and adventure-soaked atmosphere of Rajasthan, with its golden forts and the awe-inspiring desert." --The Statesman, New Delhi
An Arabian Story - Mustirra by C.A. Baugh
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ancient Arabia is a dangerous place where men prosper only if their perceptions are as sharp as their weapons. In a southeastern port city, merchants selling exclusively to the wealthy Al Khayr Federation begin to suffer harassment. When the attacks turn deadly, two cousins are enlisted to seek the identity of the aggressors. The result reveals a secret kept hidden deep within the Federation.
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