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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Athenian Steel: Roman Annihilation 423 BCE by P. K. Lentz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A Greek army invades Rome in 423 BCE. If you have read Athenian Steel, then here is an 'alternate ending.' If you have not, then ROMAN ANNIHILATION can be read alone without spoiling the (much-changed) plot of the full-length novel. The centerpiece of this novella is a brutal and lavishly detailed battle witnessed from both Greek and Roman points of view.
Bonesetter 2 -winter- by Laurence E Dahners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The followup to “Bonesetter.” In this second story Pell’s become a young man, and the tale follows his development as a brilliant inventor of ancient technologies. New tools that markedly improve the lives of his fellow humans. Despite the awe his ideas engender in those around him, he remains humble and commits himself to helping those in need—even those he doesn’t like.
The General's Wife by Sara R. Turnquist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ismene, a beautiful, somewhat naïve young noblewoman, is torn from her childhood home in Greece and her first love. Bound by honor and duty, she marries Pharoah's chief military commander, Alistair. Though determined to remain true to the man she left behind, her new husband stirs feelings in her she cannot ignore. It soon becomes apparent that one of these Egyptian rebels wants her dead.
Daughter of The Sun by Michael Lane
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 206,360. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Many queens have governed Egypt as pharaohs, but only Hatchepsut seized the crown as king. With support from her confidant and lover, Senenmut, she overcame many challenges. But betrayal, loss and tragedy were constant companions. Her greatest fear was that her name would be forgotten: the final death. Daughter of the Sun, a fictional account of this remarkable woman, assures her name lives on.
Parthian Dawn by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 211,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘Parthian Dawn’ is the second volume of the adventures of Pacorus the Parthian and his companions – the fierce and proud Gallia, the ex-Roman centurion Domitus, the scout Byrd and the sorceress Dobbai – as they battle for their lives against the backdrop of the clash between the ancient world's two greatest empires. 'Parthian Dawn' follows on from 'The Parthian'.
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.
Sword and Lyre by Alec Rainey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,360. 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.
Carrhae by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,880. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
‘Carrhae’ is the fourth and final instalment in the Parthian Chronicles, the adventures of King Pacorus of Dura, and follows on from ‘Parthian Vengeance’.
Bonesetter by Laurence E Dahners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,300. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A "historical fiction" or prehistory account of a boy in a primitive society who learns to "set bones" for others who are injured. In the way of Jean Auel's heroine Ayla, he discovers other primitive technologies including snares and the smoking of meat. His mastery of these skills gradually elevates his position in his society from despised and downtrodden to respected and admired.
No Hell by Lex Allen
Series: The Imagine Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
He looks like most images of Jesus, with the scraggly beard and bushy eyebrows. His skin is darker though and his mournful eyes are a startling blue. His name is Eloah, a supernatural human from an advanced, parallel reality. On his third visit to our world, he used the name Yeshua ben Yosef - a.k.a. Jesus, but he is not the Son of God.
The Sands of Kedar by Diana Khalil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. 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.
Parthian Vengeance by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,720. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
‘Parthian Vengeance’ is the third instalment in the Parthian Chronicles, the adventures of King Pacorus of Dura, and follows on from ‘Parthian Dawn’.
The Icarus Child by Becca Lusher
Series: Icarus Child, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,450. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Orphaned at birth and raised by his aunt on an isolated island, Icastar has led a far from normal life. His body is misshapen, his days are tormented by whispering winds and demanding ghosts, and he only has seals for friends.The island and his own body might try to hold him down, caging him inside a world of pain, but he is the Icarus Child. One day he will fly – or die trying.
Companions by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
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