1st Century

Alabaster

By Chris Aslan - Published 2016

Genres:

Inspirational

Alabaster is the retelling of the biblical story of Mariam (Mary), sister to Marta (Martha) and Eleazar (Lazarus). She is the woman who ...Read Review

Deposed

By David Barbaree - Published 2017

Genres:

Is David Barbaree’s debut novel historical fiction, or alternate history? It’s a question Barbaree actively wants us to consider, as he ...Read Review

The Third Nero

By Lindsey Davis - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

September, AD 89. Rome is in turmoil. Emperor Domitian is on the throne and becoming more and more paranoid. Rumours abound that the murdered ...Read Review

Otho’s Regret

By L.J. Trafford - Published 2017

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This is the third in a tetralogy set in the Year of the Four Emperors, 69 AD, and follows on from Palatine (HNR 72) and ...Read Review

Apollo’s Raven

By Linnea Tanner - Published 2017

Genres:

Fantasy

AD 24. Catrin, a Celtic princess, and Marcellus, a Roman, were ordered to gather information about each other’s families. They were never supposed ...Read Review

Revolt Against the Romans

By Tony Bradman - Published 2017

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

I can see why Tony Bradman dedicated this book to Rosemary Sutcliff; they are both interested in a clash of cultures and the ...Read Review

Death on the Appian Way

By Kenneth Benton - Published (c1974)Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This book begins in 63 BC and tells the story of Rome through the eyes of Marcus Caelius Rufus. The Roman Empire has spread ...Read Review

The Latin Orgy

By Brian Stableford (trans.) - By Félicien Champsaur - Published 2017

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

L’Orgie Latine was originally published in 1904. In this new edition, translated for the first time into English by Brian Stableford, readers are ...Read Review

The Eagle and the Dragon

By Lewis F. McIntyre - Published 2017

Genres:

Adventure

It started with a gamble.  While facing execution at the hand of the Parthians following the battle of Carrhae, the last surviving regiment ...Read Review

Eagles in the Storm

By Ben Kane - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

It is AD 15 and Arminius, the leader of the Cherusci tribe, has finally succeeded in welding together the disparate German tribes under his ...Read Review