Selected Works

Historical Fiction
Six authors bring to life overlapping stories of patricians and slaves, warriors and politicians, villains and heroes who cross each others' path during Pompeii's fiery end.
Caught in the deadly world of the Renaissance's most notorious family, three outsiders must decide if they will flee the dangerous dream of power.
The Borgia family begins its legendary rise, chronicled by an innocent girl who finds herself drawn into their dangerous web.
The lives of an ambitious soldier, a patrician heiress and a future emperor fatefully intersect.
The Year of Four Emperors - and four very different women struggling to survive
A brilliant and paranoid Emperor, a wary and passionate slave girl who will survive?

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Mistress of Rome: 2010 Goodreads Choice Award Nominee

December 13, 2010

Tags: Goodreads Choice Award, historical fiction, Mistress of Rome

I was delighted to be informed that "Mistress of Rome" has been nominated for the 2010 Goodreads Choice Award for Historical Fiction. Other nominees include Ken Follett, Johanna Moran, Kate Furnivall, Kate Morton . . . a lot of talent there! Thanks for putting my name into such a great group of authors!

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