Emperor: The Gates of Rome by Conn Iggulden, PB $10.00
Get started on this fantastic historical fiction series about the life of Julius Caesar. Follow his journey from a young boy thrown into the turmoil of war to a young man quelling a Spartacus rebellion to ultimately becoming one of the greatest and most famous Romans in history.
Iggulden has a clear passion for Roman history and weaves a wonderful story full of well known characters and events while allowing readers an intimate look at their lives and insight into their decisions that changed the course of the world.
Action packed with sword fights, senate intrigue and betrayals, The Gates of Rome is a great read and at only $10.00 is well worth a try!
There are four books in the Emperor series and Iggulden has another series, that follows the life of Genghis Khan (The Conqueror series).
*The Emperor series books 2, 3 & 4 are $20.00 each.