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The Beasts In The Arena

(2019)
(A book in the Romanitas series)
A Novella by

 
 
A gripping short story, set in the world of Romanitas, plus an extended extract of Romanitas, chronicling the fortunes of the Roman Empire in a paralellel modern world . . .

The Roman Empire stretches from India in the East to the Great Wall of Terranova in the West. A runaway slave girl with a strange gift sets out to rescue her brother and seize her freedom, while the young heir to the Imperial throne discovers a plot against his life.

For all three, the only way to survive may shake the Empire to its roots.

A fast-moving, compelling story, brilliantly imagined - CONN IGGULDEN

[A] hugely imaginative debut - DAILY MIRROR

A thoroughly good read ... vividly imagined ... elegant, lively writing - SUNDAY TELEGRAPH

Genre: Fantasy

Praise for this book

"this is a magnificent series." - Adrian Tchaikovsky


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August 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Beasts In The Arena: A short story and sampler from Romanitas
Author(s): Sophia McDougall
Publisher: Gollancz
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August 2019 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Beasts In The Arena: A short story and sampler from Romanitas
Author(s): Sophia McDougall
Publisher: Gollancz
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU