SPQR I: The King’s Gambit by John Maddox Roberts

Where I Got It: Own it. Narrator: Simon Vance Publisher: Blackstone Audio (2008) Length: 7 hours 18 minutes Series: Book 1 SPQR Author's Page Set in the 1st century ancient Rome, this murder mystery will have you hooked and wanting more. In the time of Crassus and Pompey, murder and intrigue are not that uncommon. However, … Continue reading SPQR I: The King’s Gambit by John Maddox Roberts

Emperor: The Gods of War by Conn Iggulden

Why I Read It: It's the conclusion to a much enjoyed series. Where I Got It: From the publisher through Audiobook Jukebox (thanks!) Who I Recommend This To: If you are into ancient Roman history, Julius Caesar era, then this is a great series for you. Narrator: Paul Blake Publisher: AudioGO (2009) Length: 15 hours … Continue reading Emperor: The Gods of War by Conn Iggulden

Emperor: The Field of Swords by Conn Iggulden

Why I Read It: Books 1 & 2 were excellent, and I love this time period. Where I Got It: paperbackswap.com Who I Recommend This To: Roman Empire enthusiasts, and Gaulish warriors aficionados. Publisher: Dell Books (2005) Length: 594 pages Series: Emperor Book 3 Once again, Conn Iggulden has kept me up late, distracted at … Continue reading Emperor: The Field of Swords by Conn Iggulden

Emperor: The Death of Kings by Conn Iggulden

Why I Read It: Enjoyed the first book in series, love the time period. Where I Got It: paperbackswap Who I Recommend This To: Roman Empire fans, Julius Caesar aficionados Publisher: Harper Collins (2004) Length: 677 pages Series: Emperor Book 2 Book 1 in this series was good, like a scoop of chocolate icecream. Book … Continue reading Emperor: The Death of Kings by Conn Iggulden