The Gladiator is a novel (ISBN ) by Simon Scarrow, the ninth book in the Eagle series, where we see the return of Macro and Cato, this time. The Gladiator. Eagles of the Empire, Book 9. While centurions Macro and Cato are returning to Rome from a harrowing campaign against the Parthians, their. The Gladiator [Simon Scarrow] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. While centurions Macro and Cato are returning to Rome from a harrowing .

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Saying this would have gotten him and Marcus killed if Someone had heard them.

Gladiator: Son of Spartacus by Simon Scarrow – review

Marcus as our main star and character is well written, well rounded, and comes to life on the page, and thanks to the cover you have a visual image of him to carry through the book with you. Simon Scarrow is a Sunday Times No.

Kindle EditionPaperback. And Gladiator, this first book for children by Simon Scarrow, is quite a fun read. He has also written another series, Revolution, focusing sdarrow Wellington and Napoleon, whose first title, Young Bloods, was published in When Telemachus learns of a rich cargo ship at anchor, he senses his chance for glory.

History tells us how she died. A must read for fans of Bernard Cornwell. The Thracians and the Spartans? There’s a real sense that these slaves, especially the ones Marcus meets on his travels, serve only purposes of labour and entertainment when they go to be mauled or killed during gladiator games.


The first book starts in 42 AD. Son of Spartacus by Simon Scarrow As the book opens, Marcus’ father Titus Cornelius Pollenius is on the battlefield fighting in the conclusion to the Spartarcus wars.

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For example when his father died he explained it as if it really happened to him. Hope for the best.

The same old story No trivia or quizzes yet. MC swears revenge against the aforementioned someone. Marching into unmapped and unfamiliar terrain to restore an unpopular king is a perilous mission.

Gladiaotr that remains is to learn how to fight and survive. Jan 16, Kim rated it really liked it Shelves: And where there are merchant ships, there will be pirates Hunters of the Sea Simon Scarrow.

Maar in Nederlands kwam dit boek als eerste uit en dat gebeurde in Return to Book Page. I just could not stop reading it. Like those two series, I think this novel presents a fairly realistic view of life at the time. Only 3 left in stock – order soon.

This book is great for people who live historical book’s. Only 1 left in stock – order soon.

He sets his sights on somehow making it to Rome to find General Pompeius, who’s life his father once saved, in the hope he will help Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Scarrow Nigeria, is een schrijver met een hart voor jongeren lees: Once the prevailing sea power, the brotherhood of pirates now live in fear.


There are also references to stealing food, although Marcus feels guilty about it, and drinking wine. This is a fast paced, exciting adventure story that I imagine is primarily aimed at ten to fourteen year old boys but at the same time is a great read for all. Nu is Marcus geen Maximus, maar het thema van onrecht en tot het diepste punt gaan zijn wel overlappende thema’s.

Max is no stranger to taking matters into her own hands. Not to mention the brilliant I, Claudius “.

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If you have a lot of free time, you could finish the novel in one setting. Where you came from is no ismon than a memory, and it will go easer with you if you try to forget your past lives.

After this opening, the novel jumps ahead 10 years.