2nd Century

The Eagle’s Vengeance (Empire VI)

By Anthony Riches - Published 2013

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Bloody; Graphic; Intense. These are just some of the words that could describe this new addition to Anthony Riches’ Empire series. It is ...Read Review

Dark Omens

By Rosemary Rowe - Published 2013

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In Roman Britain, Libertus gets a visit to his mosaic workshop from Genialis, a citizen from a nearby village, who wants a rush ...Read Review

Empire: The Wolf’s Gold

By Anthony Riches - Published 2012

Genres:

Military

The Wolf’s Gold is the latest instalment in Anthony Riches’ highly successful Empire series that follows the soldier-hero, Marcus Aquila, across the ...Read Review

Semper Fidelis: A Novel of the Roman Empire

By Ruth Downie - Published 2013

Genres:

MilitaryMystery/Crime

Set in 2nd-century Roman Britain during Hadrian’s rule, this interesting read started out slow for a mystery but picked up speed about ...Read Review

Agent of Rome: The Imperial Banner

By Nick Brown - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryMystery/Crime

Set in Imperial Rome, this is the second book in a series. I haven`t read the first, Agent of Rome: The Siege, ...Read Review

A Roman Rescue

By Emma Dodd (illus.) - By K. A. Gerrard - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young AdultTime-slip

Ancient Rome. Young Charlie and his dog Bandit fall down a hole and find themselves in Rome during the reign of the emperor ...Read Review

The Leopard Sword

By Anthony Riches - Published 2012

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

Marcus Valerius Aquila returns in this the fourth of the Empire series. Continuing to use the pseudonym of Marcus Tribulus Corvus, centurion of ...Read Review

A Whispering of Spies

By Rosemary Rowe - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Set in 191-192 AD in Roman Britannia, A Whispering of Spies features Libertus, Rowe’s sleuth in this series, accused of theft and ...Read Review

The Vestal Vanishes

By Rosemary Rowe - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Libertus, the ex-slave mosaic designer, returns for the 12th entry of this series set in Roman Britain during the reign of Commodus, the ...Read Review

Empire: Fortress of Spears

By Anthony Riches - Published 2011

Genres:

Adventure

Young Marcus Aquila (calling himself Centurion Corvus) has hidden himself in the Roman Army and is serving in one of Rome’s most ...Read Review