A new book in Simon Scarrow's long-running series about the Roman army is always a joy
I really don't need this kind of competition... It's a great read
Scarrow's [novels] rank with the best
A satisfyingly bloodthirsty, bawdy romp...perfect for Bernard Cornwell addicts who will relish its historical detail and fast-paced action. Storming stuff
Praise for Simon Scarrow's novels: 'Gripping... ferocious and compelling'
A rip-roaring read
An engrossing storyline, full of teeth-clenching battles, political machinations, treachery, honour, love and death... More, please!
The Eagles of the Empire series marches on with the brilliantly told adventures of Cato and Macro... Roman soldiering at its very best - even by Scarrow's high standards
Blood, gore, political intrigue, gripes, fears - ah, coming back to Scarrow's Eagles of Empire series is like a family homecoming in front of a warm fire... A historical fiction thriller that'll have you reaching for your gladius