Sons of Rome

Sons of Rome

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Four Emperors. Two Friends. One Destiny.
As twilight descends on the 3rd century AD, the Roman Empire is but a shadow of its former self. Decades of usurping emperors, splinter kingdoms and savage wars have left the people beleaguered, the armies weary and the future uncertain. And into this chaos Emperor Diocletian steps, reforming the succession to allow for not one emperor to rule the world, but four.

Meanwhile, two boys share a chance meeting in the great city of Treverorum as Diocletian's dream is announced to the imperial court. Throughout the years that follow, they share heartbreak and glory as that dream sours and the empire endures an era of tyranny and dread. Their lives are inextricably linked, their destinies ever-converging as they rise through Rome's savage stations, to the zenith of empire. For Constantine and Maxentius, the purple robes beckon...

Title:Sons of Rome
Edition Language:English
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  • James Tivendale

    I received an advanced review copy of Sons of Rome in exchange for an honest review. Thank you to Simon Turney, Gordon Doherty and Head of Zeus.I've been getting into more historical fiction this year...

  • Selkis

    I received a free copy of Sons of Rome from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. Thank you so much!I love reading historical fiction but still haven't read much about the Romans. Somehow I alwa...

  • Joe Singleton

    I must say that I think both authors must have lived a previous life in this age as their research and level of detail is amazing.This is a great story but one that you have to immerse yourself in. It...

  • Kate

    If you love Roman historical fiction as I do then you'll know that we're in safe hands with Simon Turney and Gordon Doherty - they really know their stuff and put it to good use. A great start to a ne...

  • Adam Lofthouse

    Sons of Rome is one of the most immersive pieces of historical fiction I’ve read. Every page drips with authenticity, from the sounds and smells of the streets of Rome to the rolling thunder of a ma...

  • Sumit

    I received an ARC of this book from Netgalley in exchange for my honest review. All the opinions and thoughts expressed in this review are completely my own. "𝙄𝙩 𝙬𝙖𝙨 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙚ð...

  • Unseen Library

    In this latest Waiting on Wednesday article I look at an amazing upcoming historical fiction novel that is going to focus on a fascinating period of Roman history, with Sons of Rome by Timon Turney an...

  • patrick Lorelli

    A wonderful story that takes you through the old Roman Empire. You are taken through backstabbing and political fallouts and how Constantine's family goes from being well respected to all of a sounded...

  • Mercedes Rochelle

    This was an amazing book! What we have is the early story of Constantine, when he was still trying to make his way in the world, interspersed with the story of Maxentius, who faces him on the battlefi...

  • Paul Bennett

    REVIEWFor years I've been hearing and reading from these two authors about this combining of their talents. That they would be producing a spectacular, earth shaking, literary masterpiece.(Editor's no...