1st Century

The Roman Quests: Death in the Arena

By Caroline Lawrence - Published 2017

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

95 A.D. Ursula, Juba and Fronto, who fled Rome and arrest by the tyrannical Emperor Domitian and sought sanctuary in Britain, have been ...Read Review

Glory of Rome: (Gaius Valerius Verrens 8)

By Douglas Jackson - Published 2017Published 2017-08-10

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

AD 77. Gaius Valerius Verrens is an honoured member of Emperor Vespasian’s inner circle, but this is no bar to danger caused by ...Read Review

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