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Scythian Trilogy Book 2: The Golden King
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,030. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The chief of the tribe is dead, killed by his son's treachery; and the priestess, the lover of the young cavalry officer, Nikometros, is carried off into the mountains. Nikometros and his friends set off in pursuit. Death rides with them and by the time they return, the tribes are at war. Nikometros is faced with the choice of attempting to become chief himself or leaving the people he has come
Scythian Trilogy Book 3: Funeral in Babylon
Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,530. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Alexander the Great has returned from India and set up his court in Babylon. Nikometros and a band of loyal Scythians journey deep into the heart of Persia to join the Royal court. Nikometros finds himself embroiled in the intrigues and wars of kings, generals, and merchant adventurers as he strives to provide a safe haven for his lover and friends. The fate of an Empire hangs in the balance...
Arabian Knights - Volume 1
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 1 ยท Arabian Knights, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
An interesting collection of stories about the adventures and misadventures of ordinary, famous and infamous real Arabian Knights. Included are the stories of Antarah bin Shaddad, a slave who became a legend; Hatim Al-Taaee, a bedouin who set the standard for generosity; Al-Numan bin Al-Munthir, a king whose boredom causes him to toy with people's lives. Come glimpse some Middle Eastern history!
Elusive Destiny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,650. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Key Note: An historical fantasy/romance that tells of the impossible challenge of living a life withough breaking a commandment between the thirteenth and twentieth centuries.
Promises Made Promises Kept
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In one day Heather learns her father is dying and that he has married her to a family friend by proxy. He claims it was to protect her. Just what does she need protecting from? Life at the ranch will never be the same in this Historical Romance that has magic, mystery & an abundance of love.
Arrow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Historical, action adventure - Take a ride with the long riders in this very fast paced novel through a Monarchy in in all of it's evil glory. Based in 1200 as the world transitions from arrows to guns. Go inside the rulers lives as power changes and the "king is dead, long live the king" sounds good to the new king, bad for the old king.
The last Runemaster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hero, Warrior, Poet, Wizard. A novel about egil Skallagrimsson, a hero of the icelandic sagas and how he changed the fate of the English speaking world, and the fate of the world. He was a real person, this follows his attempts to sway the fortunes of the kingdoms at the time, and change the fortunes of Kings. he was thought a myth until they found his body...
Nowhere To Run
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,690. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Exum,a free Black man who owns a town in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, longed for a Black woman and sends Solomon Hawk, the only man he can trust with his money and the mission. "..I'll go," Cassie Lee volunteers, and snatches the promise of freedom for the stranger's hand. Not knowing where she is going or what she'll find..., but her freedom. And the adventure begins!
Hold the Faith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
There was no 'Plan B'! Jesus was God's plan of salvation. After His crucifixion, His disciples, still growing in faith and understanding were all that remained to continue the truth. Sixty years later most of the original disciples had been martyred. Had the plan been overthrown? Far from it! Living in Ephesus was the apostle John... teaching, travelling, writing. God's plan was in good hands.
Helen's Saga - Part II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Helen of Troy was pursued not only by men for her beauty but also by those seeking revenge because of her instigation of the most infamous war in ancient history. Her escape from the second problem was by placing the longest distance possible between her family and those that would do them harm. Now, for the first time, you will get to see the positive sides of Helen.