That moment when you go in mistress in tour roma a Roman version of a Regency-era historical romance We spent 9 days in Rome with a day trip to Florence and walked what felt like to be a gazillion miles. Lady of the Eternal City. She flawlessly breathe life to her characters - each and everyone of them.
Who was he? The vivid depiction of everyday goings-on in ancient Rome brings the period and settings to life in a way the modern reader can easily relate to; I can see this book being turned into a film or TV miniseries, in fact I wouldn't be at all surpri While I liked this book a lot, I'm surprised so many reviewers have described it as literary
Thea is a Jewish slave that works for Lepida, a Roman "lady. He reached for her. If that's the case then well done - there's certainly a lot that transpires in this book. We are following a slave girl whose lover is a gladiator, but their love gets separated when Thea's master sells her o This was my kind of book!!!
Nov 27, Minni Mouse rated it it was amazing Shelves: europe-western , stars-4 , pleasantly-surprised , thriller , romance-historical , disturbing , historical-fiction , here-take-my-heart , forbidden-lurve , drama.