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John Maddox Roberts

John Maddox Roberts

·3.9·18,122 Ratings
“ Ego says, "Once everything falls into place, I'll feel peace." Spirit says "Find your peace, and then everything will fall into place." ” ― Marianne Williamson
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  • Conan the Champion

    1989·
    ·3.72·167 Ratings
    Stranded in the furthest northern reaches of Brythunia, Conan the Cimmerian pledges himself as the champion of the haughty, beautiful Queen Alcuina. Soon the mighty barbarian is enmeshed in a war with two kings, who want Alcuina's lands, and the evil wiza
  • SPQR III: The Sacrilege (SPQR, #3)

    1999·
    ·4.07·799 Ratings
    When a sacret woman's rite in the ancient city of Rome is infiltrated by a corrupt patrician dressed in female garb, it falls to Senator Decuis Caecilius Metellus the Younger, whose investigative skills have proven indispensable in the past, to unmask the
  • SPQR VI: Nobody Loves a Centurion (SPQR, #6)

    2003·
    ·4.13·604 Ratings
    Like so many young men in later generations, Roman playboy/detective Decius Caecilius Metellus the Younger is faced with the necessity of serving in his country's armed forces. Since a dangerous enemy has become powerful in the politics of Rome, Decius is
  • Hannibal's Children

    2003·
    ·3.67·192 Ratings
    An alternative history, in which Hannibal was victorious over the Romans, but decided to spare their nation. The hardy Romans travelled northwards to Norcium, and created a new Rome, where they bided their time. A century later, reborn, the Romans return
  • SPQR VIII: The River God's Vengeance (SPQR, #8)

    2005·
    ·4.08·540 Ratings
    He would rise up as savior of the State, but Decius Caecilius Metellus the Younger already has a lot on his mind. In the year of his aedileship, Decius is expected to stage elaborate and expensive games out of his own pocket. Along with his duties of plea
  • SPQR I: The King's Gambit (SPQR #1)

    2001·
    ·3.79·1,939 Ratings
    In this Edgar Award nominated mystery, John Maddox Roberts takes readers back to a Rome filled with violence and evil. Vicious gangs ruled the streets of Crassus and Pompey, routinely preying on plebeian and patrician alike. So the garroting of a lowly ex
  • SPQR VII: The Tribune's Curse (SPQR, #7)

    2004·
    ·4.12·567 Ratings
    I was happier than any mere mortal has a right to be and I should have known better. The entire body of received mythology and every last Greek tragedy ever written have made one inescapable truth utterly clear: If you are supremely happy, the gods have i
  • The Princess and the Pirates (SPQR, #9)

    2006·
    ·4·405 Ratings
    His two years of aedileship over, Decius is ready for his next adventure. He would rather do anything than join the war with Caesar, so he and Hermes find themselves on a mission to rid the Mediterranean of pirates. They set off with shoddy ships and sail
  • SPQR V: Saturnalia (SPQR, #5)

    2003·
    ·4.11·685 Ratings
    Every culture has its wild entertainment, but the Roman Saturnalia is looked upon as the granddaddy of them all.Roberts's vivid fictional account of the annual event takes place in first century Rome is a historically correct picture of excess, with the c
  • SPQR X: A Point of Law (SPQR, #10)

    2007·
    ·4.11·438 Ratings
    Decius Caecilius Metellus is moving up in the world. He's won some money and glory fighting pirates in the Mediterranean and expects a speedy election to the office of praetor.That all changes when a man he's never seen before publicly accuses him of corr
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