1st Century

Death on the Appian Way

By Kenneth Benton - Published (c1974)Published 2017



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


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



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



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

Feast of Sorrow

By Crystal King - Published 2017


As a slave about to go on the auction block in 1st-century Rome, Thrasius has few hopes for his future. He hitches his ...Read Review

The Fisherman’s Bride: The Untold Story of the Wife of Simon Peter

By Catherine Magia - Published 2016


When Hasar, a rich merchant, makes an offer to marry the (deliberately unnamed) heroine, she is appalled. Not only is the merchant crass ...Read Review

The Dog Who Was There

By Ron Marasco - Published 2017



Barley is born in the wilds of Judea to a loving mother dog. Life starts off tough and challenging until the mongrel pup ...Read Review

The Roman Quests: The Archers of Isca

By Caroline Lawrence - Published 2017


AdventureChildren/Young AdultMilitary

Britannia, AD 95. Fronto, Juba and Ursula, Roman refugees from the Emperor Domitian’s murder squad, are now living in a Belgae village in ...Read Review

A Hope at the End of the World

By D.W. Lovett (trans.) - By Sarah Lark - Published 2017


In 1944, with WWII raging, two Polish orphans, 16-year-old Luzyna and 19-year-old Helena, are surviving in the relative safety of a refugee camp in ...Read Review

Bread of Angels

By Tessa Afshar - Published 2017



Lydia is the daughter of a well-established cloth dyer whose purple is unmatched. When her father is falsely accused of theft, and his ...Read Review