“So gripping, your hands are glued to the book, and so vivid it burns itself into your mind’s eye and stays with you long after you turn the final page.”—#1 New York Times Bestselling Author Diana Gabaldon
“Stunning…a masterful storyteller…It is no mean feat to write a novel that is both literary and a page-turner.”—New York Times Bestselling Author Margaret George
“An intensely emotional spectacle…An exhilarating read.”—New York Times Bestselling Author Kate Furnivall
“Equal parts intrigue and drama, action and good old-fashioned storytelling.”—John Shors, author of Beneath a Marble Sky
“For sheer entertainment, drama, and page-turning storytelling, this tumultuous debut novel is well worth reading.”—Library Journal
“Quinn’s command of first-century Rome is matched only by her involvement with her characters; all of them, historical and invented, are compelling.”—Publishers Weekly
From the Paperback edition.