3rd Century

Priestess of the Forest: A Druid Journey

By Ellen Evert Hopman - Published 2008

Genres:

Fantasy

Priestess of the Forest is set in a fictional 3rd-century Ireland when Christianity is sweeping across the Celtic Isles. It is a tragic ...Read Review

The Fire Waker

By Ben Pastor - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryMystery/Crime

The second in what, judging by the last page, is intended to be a series, The Fire Waker should have everything going for ...Read Review

Dark North

By Gillian Bradshaw - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  Were there Africans in the Roman Army? The Historia Augusta describes an Ethiopian soldier presenting Emperor Septimius Severus with an omen of ...Read Review

Empire of Dragons

By Valerio Massimo Manfredi (trans. Christine Feddersen-Manfredi) - Published 2006

Genres:

Adventure

The book begins in Edessa, an outpost of the Eastern Roman Empire in 260 AD. Metellus and his men faithfully serve the emperor, Valerian, ...Read Review

Perpetua: A Bride, A Martyr, A Passion

By Amy Rachel Peterson - Published 2004

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In Carthage of the 3rd century AD, Perpetua, the young daughter of a Roman nobleman and scholar, finds Jesus and enters a community ...Read Review

Finn MacCool

By Morgan Llywelyn - Published 2002

Genres:

Finn MacCool, hero of third century Ireland, is the subject of a cycle of myths called the Fenian Cycle. Here, Llywelyn gathers many ...Read Review

Callista

By John Henry Newman - Published 2001

Genres:

InspirationalLiterary

First published in 1856, Callista is set in 3rd century Roman North Africa and tells the story of three characters forced to seek their ...Read Review