Please take a moment to review Hachette Book Group's updated Privacy Policy: read the updated policy here.

Arena: Barbarian (Part One of the Roman Arena Series)

Arena: Barbarian (Part One of the Roman Arena Series)

The first in a series of action-packed novellas set in Ancient Rome introducing Pavo, a novice gladiator, and featuring Simon Scarrow’s ongoing soldier character Optio Macro.


It is AD 41. The savage Gaul Britomaris has defeated the best of the Roman gladiators in the arena. Now a young volunteer, Marcus Valerius Pavo, the son of a murdered general, has been given a month to prepare to face Britomaris in a fight which only one man can survive. He is to be trained by veteran soldier Macro, who fears for his young trainee’s chances. But Pavo is motivated by more than a simple desire for victory or survival, and Britomaris may yet be facing his most dangerous opponent…


(P)2018 Headline Publishing Group Ltd
Read More

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Historical Fiction

On Sale: 1st November 2018

Price: £2.99

ISBN-13: 9781472263674