1st Century

In the Shadow of Heroes

By Nicholas Bowling - Published 2019


Children/Young Adult

1st-century AD, Rome. The power-crazed Emperor Nero is determined to get his hands on the fabled Golden Fleece, and his armed guards will ...Read Review

Simon’s Wife

By L.M. Affrossman - Published 2017


70 AD. Shelamzion is only 19 years old as she awaits death in a Roman prison. When Fabius Cornelius Grammaticus enters her cell, the last ...Read Review

Agricola’s Bane (Celtic Fervour Series Book 4)

By Nancy Jardine - Published 2018



Britain in the first century AD was a complicated place. The Roman Empire was determined to push its boundaries further north, and the ...Read Review

I, Claudia: A Novel of the Ancient World

By Lin Wilder - Published 2018


Biographical Fiction

I, Claudia is the story of Claudia Procula and her husband, the infamous Lucius Pontius Pilate. For Claudia, Lucius is her one true ...Read Review

The Deadliest Sport

By June Trop - Published 2017


In 1st-century Alexandria, Miriam bat Isaac is a dutiful Jewish daughter, running her late father’s business, whose twin brother Binyamin went off ...Read Review

A Capitol Death (Flavia Albia 7)

By Lindsey Davis - Published 2019



Lindsey Davis is putting ancient Rome to rights again with the help of Flavia Albia. The Emperor Domitian is on the throne and ...Read Review

The Damascus Road: A Novel of Saint Paul

By Jay Parini - Published 2019


Biographical FictionInpirational

After receiving a divine vision on the road to Damascus, Paul devotes his life to proclaiming the news of Jesus. Often accompanied by ...Read Review


By Alexandrea Weis - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

Realm by Alexandrea Weis is a historical tale about Roxana, the daughter of a Bactrian chieftain, who captures the heart of the Greek ...Read Review

The Blood of Rome (Eagles of the Empire 17)

By Simon Scarrow - Published 2018



It’s scarcely believable that The Blood of Rome is the seventeenth adventure of Cato and Macro, but such is the skill with ...Read Review

Vitellius’ Feast: The Four Emperors Series: Book IV

By L.J. Trafford - Published 2018


AD 69 in Rome, and Nero is dead. He had most of the vices, but at least he had style and aspirations. Vitellius is ...Read Review

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