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Mistress of Rome (Rome #1)

Mistress of Rome (Rome #1)

Author: Kate Quinn
$24.99(AUD)  inc GST
Description

Passion. Treachery. Murder...A heart-stopping epic about a Jewish slave girl and Rome's greatest gladiator, who become involved in a plot to assassinate an emperor Orphaned by Rome's savage legions, Thea, a slave girl from Judaea, has learned what it takes to survive. She knows only violence until a chance meeting with gladiator Arius offers a shred of tenderness. But their bond is severed when Thea is sold again, condemned to rot in squalor. Years later, a singer known as Athena betrays no hint of her troubled past. Catching the eye of the Emperor himself, she is swept into a world of decadence and depravity. But although Domitian fears betrayal from every side, he is unaware that the greatest threat lies next to him - a slave girl who has come to be called the Mistress of Rome...

Author description

Kate Quinn is a native of southern California. She attended Boston University, where she earned a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Classical Voice whilst at the same time writing her first novel, MISTRESS OF ROME, in the university's basement computer lab. Now twenty-seven, Kate lives in San Diego with her fiance.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780755357932
  • : Headline Publishing Group
  • : Headline Review
  • : May 2010
  • : 198mm X 132mm X 34mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : January 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 813.6
  • : 813.6
  • : Kate Quinn
  • : Kate Quinn
  • : 111
  • : 111
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 544
  • : 544