Books tagged: ancient world

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Another World
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013 by Nordskog Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Biblical science fiction. What was it like before Noah’s flood? Heart-racing adventure—a bronto-infested floating forest–a scream, a devastating crash—heavens threaten, the earth trembles—existence is in question..
Son and Woman, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.00)
In ancient times, a warrior leads his family on an adventure of survival.
Angels: An Insight into their Existence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
In It's a Wonderful Life, Frank Capra spun a tale of a bumbling helper of humans. In a more recent movie Nicolas Cage is one who falls in love with a lady. A famous pop singer is loving them instead. The Book of Genesis depicts them as doing strange things--mating with the daughters of men to spawn giants, for example, and wrestling with Jacob for no apparent reason.
The Tale of Isis and Osiris
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00)
A story of the death of Osiris, and the journey of Isis to find the body of Osiris.
The Oedipus Trilogy In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 34. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,850. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Sophocles was the Aaron Spelling of ancient Greek world--his plays had all the makings of a modern soap! But archaic translations of his ancient work make it almost impossible to see any of the Melrose Place-like plots! BookCaps can help readers who have struggled in the past with Sophocles classic plays with this modern retelling.
Three Names of the Hidden God
Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00)
What occult mysteries tie together a magical disappearing lake, a courageous young birdcatcher, a hidden god, and the savage politics of an ancient kingdom? Discover the wonders and wisdom of the Compass Rose in this new fantasy short story by two-time Nebula Award nominated author Vera Nazarian, set in the same mythic universe as her critically acclaimed novel DREAMS OF THE COMPASS ROSE.
In the Shadow of the Demon Gate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
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Amyke, a slave, longs for freedom so she can marry handsome Muru. Worse, she's now of age to serve in the temple, any man's for a coin. These woes seem small, though, once a werewolf chooses her as its prey. On the day of her temple service, she finds herself in the perfect trap: she must wait in the temple courtyard until a man picks her, but the only one who will come for her is the werewolf.
Salt of the Air
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,400. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An unforgettable first collection of fantasy short stories from a two-time Nebula Award Nominee and award winning artist Vera Nazarian. "Cautionary, sensual stories of love, reversal and revenge upend fairy tale conventions in Nazarian's lush collection... Sumptuous detail, twisty plots and surprising endings lift these extravagant tales." -- PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
Mouflon Brigade
Series: The Koniotis Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Koniotis Mysteries Book 3 The kidnapping of the wife of the Russian intelligence chief on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, is only the beginning of a chain of horrifying kidnappings and murders to suddenly hit the usually peaceful island.
Religion & Liberty - Volume 20, Number 3/4
Price: Free! Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Religion & Liberty’s issue featuring an interview with ACT 3 Founder John H. Armstrong is now available. This double issue is a tribute to the 20th anniversary of Acton’s founding.