2nd Century

Dominus

By Steven Saylor - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Starting in 165 AD, multiple generations of the legendary Pinarius family of sculptors lead us through 160 years of otherwise rather obscure Roman history. We ...Read Review

The Governor’s Man (A Quintus Valerius Mystery)

By Jacquie Rogers - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

When Roman Imperial Investigator Quintus Valerius is despatched to investigate the suspected theft of silver, mined in the southwest of what is now ...Read Review

A Winter War

By Tim Leach - Published 2021

Genres:

Military

A Winter War, the first entry in a new trilogy by Tim Leach, noted author of Smile of the Wolf, takes us just ...Read Review

A Dreadful Destiny (A Libertus Mystery of Roman Britain, 19)

By Rosemary Rowe - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In late 2nd-century Roman Glevum (present day Gloucester), Libertus, duumvir and former slave, is his patron Marcus’s main advisor in how to ...Read Review

Dominus: A Novel of the Roman Empire

By Steven Saylor - Published 2021

Genres:

Epic

Following his novels Roma and Empire comes Steven Saylor’s latest about the Pinarii family, Dominus. Spanning seven generations between 165 to 326 AD, Dominus ...Read Review

The Wall at the Edge of the World

By Damion Hunter - Published 2020

Genres:

Military

When surgeon Postumus Justinius Corvus performs an act of bravery and gallantry, he is awarded an honour, a promotion, and a reassignment from ...Read Review

The Everlasting

By Katy Simpson Smith - Published 2020

Genres:

Literary

Andiamo a Roma! We’ll visit the Eternal City four times in Katy Simpson Smith’s brilliant new novel The Everlasting, set in ...Read Review

The Peregrine’s Odyssey: Burnt Offerings – A Novel of Early Christianity

By Michael Kleinfall - Published 2019

Genres:

Inspirational

During the first 20 years of the 2nd century AD, Gaius Segusiavus Peregrinus is torque-bearer of the Gallic clan based near Lugdunum (Lyon, France). ...Read Review

A Prisoner of Privilege (A Libertus Mystery of Roman Britain)

By Rosemary Rowe - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 194 AD, following civil war, Septimius Severus is proclaimed Emperor of the Roman Empire, but Pescennius Niger is still contending for the throne. ...Read Review

Brigantia (Vindolanda)

By Adrian Goldsworthy - Published 2019

Genres:

Military

Britannia, AD 100. Flavius Ferox is a centurion charged with keeping the peace on Britannia’s frontier with the barbarian tribes of the North. ...Read Review

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