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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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Blog Tour: Let's Go Brit

April 19, 2011

Tags: blog tour, daughters of rome, british weekly

Giving the guest blogger thing a rest today as I head over to British Weekly. I've got a Q&A there, covering everything from why "Daughters of Rome" is unlikely ever to become a movie, to what the hell my shorthand notes mean:

"My shorthand makes perfect sense to me, but anyone from the outside would assume I went completely nuts, like Russell Crowe finding imaginary codes in the newspaper in `A Beautiful Mind.' Fortunately my husband was very good about it all, merely inquiring mildly from time to time why there was a Post-It with ‘Google headless Romans York’ on our fridge.”

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