I am thrilled to let on the encompass for A Day of Fire: Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 Novel of Pompeii. Writing every bit E. Knight, along amongst authors Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn,Vicky Alvear Shecter, amongst an introduction past times Michelle Moran, we’ve penned a riveting, heart-wrenching new inwards 6 parts… (Leave a comment below guessing which i I’ve written!)
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RELEASING: Nov 4, 2014!!!
Pompeii was a lively resort flourishing inwards the shadow of Mount Vesuvius at the tiptop of the Roman Empire. When Vesuvius erupted inwards an explosion of flame together with ash, the entire town would live destroyed. Some of its citizens died inwards the chaos, unopen to escaped the mountain’s wrath …
Six top historical novelists bring together forces to convey readers the stories of Pompeii’s residents—from patricians to prostitutes—as their the world ended. You volition meet:
Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 man child who loses his innocence inwards Pompeii’s flourishing streets;
An heiress dreading her marriage ceremony day, non knowing it volition live swallowed past times fire;
An ex-legionary who stakes his entire hereafter on a gladiator bout destined never to live finished;
Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 crippled senator welcoming death, until a tomboy on horseback comes to his rescue;
Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 immature woman parent facing an impossible selection for her unborn little fry every bit the ash falls;
And a priestess together with a whore seeking redemption together with resurrection every bit the town is buried.
This is a mass for historical fiction TBR piles everywhere—six authors (look at that list!), i volume, the gripping storey of Pompeii’s in conclusion days. And directly you lot tin pre-order your copy so that, come upward Nov 4th, you lot won’t cause got to wait. Or click here to larn into to win “A Day of Fire”.
About the Authors
STEPHANIE DRAY is a multi-published, award-winning writer of historical women’s fiction together with fantasy gear upward inwards the ancient world. Her critically acclaimed historical Nile serial almost Cleopatra’s immature adult woman has been translated into to a greater extent than than 6 dissimilar languages, was nominated for a RITA Award together with won the Golden Leaf. Her focus on Ptolemaic Arab Republic of Egypt together with Augustan Age Rome has given her a unique perspective on the consequences of Egypt’s ancient clash amongst Rome, both inwards price of the still-extant tensions betwixt East together with West every bit good every bit the worldwide reject of female-oriented religion. Before she wrote novels, Stephanie was a lawyer, a game designer, together with a teacher. Learn to a greater extent than at www.StephanieDray.com
BEN KANE worked every bit a veterinary for 16 years, simply his honey of ancient history together with historical fiction drew him to write fast-paced novels almost Roman soldiers, generals together with gladiators. Irish Gaelic past times nationality simply UK-based, he is the writer of 7 books, the in conclusion 5 of which cause got been sun Times top x bestsellers.Ben’s books cause got been translated into x languages. In 2013, Ben walked the length of Hadrian’s Wall amongst 2 other authors, for charity; he did together with thence inwards sum Roman state of war machine kit, including hobnailed boots. He repeated the madness inwards 2014, over 130 miles inwards Italy. Over $50,000 has been raised amongst these 2 efforts. Learn to a greater extent than at http://www.benkane.net/
E. KNIGHT is an award-winning, indie national best-selling writer historical fiction. Under the name, Eliza Knight she writes historical romance together with time-travel. Her debut historical fiction novel, MY LADY VIPER, has received critical acclaim together with was nominated for the Historical Novel Society 2015 Annual Indie Award. She regularly presents on writing panels together with was named Romance Writer’s of America’s 2013 PRO Mentor of the Year. Eliza lives inwards Maryland atop a little mount amongst a knight, 3 princesses together with a rattling naughty puppy. For to a greater extent than information, see Eliza at www.elizaknight.com.
SOPHIE PERINOT is the writer of the acclaimed debut, The Sister Queens, which weaves the storey of medieval sisters Marguerite together with Eleanor of Provence who became queens of French Republic together with England respectively. Perinot has both a BA inwards History together with a constabulary degree. Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 long-time fellow member of the Historical Novel Society, she has attended all of the group’s North American Conferences, serving every bit a panelist at the most recent. When she is non visiting corners of the past, Sophie lives inwards Great Falls, VA. Learn to a greater extent than at www.SophiePerinot.com
KATE QUINN is the national bestselling writer of the Empress of Rome novels, which cause got been variously translated into xiii dissimilar languages. She begin got hooked on Roman history piece watching “I, Claudius” at the historic menstruum of seven, together with wrote her begin mass during her freshman twelvemonth inwards college, retreating from a Boston wintertime into ancient Rome. She together with her married adult man directly alive inwards Maryland amongst an imperious dark Canis familiaris named Caesar. Learn to a greater extent than at http://www.katequinnauthor.com
VICKY ALVEAR SHECTER is the award-winning writer of the immature adult novel, Cleopatra’s Luna (Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic, 2011), based on the life of Cleopatra’s entirely daughter. She is besides the writer of 2 biographies for kids on Alexander the Great together with Cleopatra. The LA Times called Cleopatra’s Moon–set inwards Rome together with Egypt–“magical” together with “impressive.” Publisher’s Weekly said it was “fascinating” together with “highly memorable.” Her immature adult new of Pompeii, Curses together with Smoke (Arthur A. Levine/Scholastic), released inwards June 2014. She has 2 other upcoming books for younger readers, Anubis Speaks! together with Hades Speaks! Vicky is a docent at the Michael C. Carlos Museum of Antiquities at Emory University inwards Atlanta. Learn to a greater extent than at http://www.vickyalvearshecter.com/main