Books tagged: ancient rome

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Triumphus Plebis
Pre-release—available June 3, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,170. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A story of friendship and family set in ancient Rome, Gaius Gabinus and his slave, Silvanus, each have their own agenda. Gaius wants revenge for the death of his father. Silvanus wants to reunite his family and restore his freedom. Together they will pursue their respective goals and participate in one of the great moments of ancient Roman history.
Unquiet Spirits
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.
Ashes Book III and Interlude
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Ancient Roman slave-catcher Aries returns to Rome to find his father falsely convicted of witchcraft and sentenced to slavery. Rescue and vengeance, however, Aries finds, carry a price—learning the truth about his family’s origins. In a comic interlude, a physician tries to buy and ravish a lovely slave-girl, while her beloved, a female gladiator, struggles to thwart him.
Lewis L'Amour (a novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Western
The latest comic misadventure of Australian historical novelist Arthur James Lewis, last seen in Matthew Asprey Gear's 'Lewis and Loeb' (2013).
Sons of the Citadel
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 140,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pacorus had believed the defeat of Crassus would signal the end of Roman interest in Parthia and for many years his kingdom knew peace and prosperity. But the vindictiveness of Queen Cleopatra of Egypt draws him and the Parthians into a new war, one in which they would be fighting for their very existence when her husband Mark Antony invades the empire at the head of over one hundred thousand men.
The Centurion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Marcus Valerianus of the tenth Imperial Roman legion, is sent on a scouting mission seeking Jewish rebels. He encounters a young boy from nearby Nazareth, wandering in the desert. The boy talks of a “Father” who rules over all, and how he is doing his “Father’s work.” Marcus’ world will change as a perceived alien religion gains dominance in the existing political order.
Blood Debts
Series: Blood and Shadows, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,150. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
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Sometimes, to escape the fires of hell, you have to become the storm.
One With the Darkness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,050. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
In 1822 Donatella di Poliziano, vampire, still regrets she didn't make her one love, Jergan, a Barbarian slave in ancient Rome, vampire so they could share the centuries. When she finds a time machine built by her friend Leonardo DaVinci, she can go back to correct her mistake. But once there, she forgets her resolution. She and Jergan must face Caligula's wrath and learn to believe in love.
Plenum
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 165,280. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Red Hand Productions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Beautiful women. Brave men. Lonely machines. Terrifying aliens lost in a tunnel that connects every point in space and time. A ship that sails a universe so huge it can’t be described in human words. A lady who wants to be a mother. A true woman with a disturbing talent with an ax. All hang on courage of a hero who’d rather be in Chicago.
Sour Grapes (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #12)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a wealthy horse trainer starts courting her mother-in-law, Claudia knows love has bugger-all to do with it. Especially with the number of hangers-on who’ve moved in. But exactly what is his game? Can it be connected to a string of local misfortunes? At first, Claudia is simply curious. Then a young man is found dead…