4th Century

Twilight of Empire: War at the Edge of the World

By Ian Ross - Published 2015

Genres:

Military

Aurelius Castus has worked his way up through the ranks of the Roman army – facing death and hardship – to become a Centurion, and ...Read Review

Twilight of Empire: War at the Edge of the World

By Ian Ross - Published 2015

Genres:

Military

War at the Edge of the World joins the crowded market of Roman military books in Britain, but with a key difference, the ...Read Review

Enchantress: A Novel of Rav Hisda’s Daughter

By Maggie Anton - Published 2014Published 2014-09-02

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This is a book filled with magic; sorcery, necromancy, incantations and conjurations abound. But it is also a story of enduring love. In ...Read Review

I am John, I Am Paul: A Story of of Two Soldiers in Ancient Rome

By Mark Tedesco - Published 2013

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Ioannes Fulvius Marcus Romanus – John – first meets his fellow legionary while both are posted in fourth-century Germania, and in one battle John finds ...Read Review

The Philosopher Prince

By Paul Waters - Published 2012

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Waters’ sequel to Cast Not the Day is set between 355 and 361 A.D., and finds the characters of Drusus and Marcellus caught up ...Read Review

The Sower of the Seeds of Dreams

By Bill Page - Published 2011

Genres:

Adventure

Roman Britain, 368 AD. Acting Primicerius Canio has become mixed up in the death of a suspected deserter who, in his dying breath, tells ...Read Review

Innocence & Gold Dust

By Frances Webb - Published 2010

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Eutropius, the main character in Frances Webb’s novel, is a eunuch, and this may remind some readers of Mary Renault’s great ...Read Review

Valeria’s Cross

By Kathi Macias - By Susan Wales - Published 2010

Genres:

Inspirational

Emperor Diocletian (r.284-305 A.D.) is a brilliant leader whose innovative reforms reinvigorate the Roman Empire, but when his power starts to ...Read Review

Bloodflower

By Christine Hinwood - Published 2009

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Cam Attling comes home from war one-armed, broken and alone. The villagers of Kayforl want to know why Cam is alone. What happened ...Read Review

The Philosopher Prince

By Paul Waters - Published 2010

Genres:

AdventureLiteraryMilitary

Set in 355 AD, the book follows on an earlier novel by Waters, Cast Not the Day. It opens with Aquinus’s funeral at ...Read Review