Hey there, audiobook aficionados! Get ready for a heart-stopping historical thriller that will have you on the edge of your seat! Perfect for fans of Simon Scarrow and Ben Kane, this gripping tale by Douglas Jackson is narrated by the talented Cornelius Garrett. You'll embark on an 11-hour and 16-minute journey that will keep you hooked from start to finish.
Douglas Jackson, hailed as one of the best historical novelists of our time by the Daily Express, introduces us to the captivating world of Gaius Valerius Verrens. Readers are absolutely loving him! With comments like, "This is the best book I've read in this genre," and "Valerius is quite addictive," it's safe to say that you're in for an epic adventure.
Set in AD 59, Rome's hold on Britain is slowly crumbling. The Britons have had enough of Roman cruelty and exploitation, and the powerful Druids are rising in strength. Led by the fierce warrior queen Boudicca, the tribes are ready to wage war against their oppressors.
In the midst of this chaos, the Roman Tribune Gaius Valerius Verrens finds himself at Colonia, where he must lead the seasoned legions in a final stand against the rebellious tide and Boudicca's unstoppable army. Can he protect his honor and defend the Empire he represents?
Get ready to be immersed in the first installment of the Gaius Valerius Verrens series, aptly titled Hero of Rome. And don't worry, the adventure continues in Defender of Rome, so you can stay hooked on Valerius' story.
So grab your headphones, settle into a cozy spot, and prepare to be captivated by this gripping historical thriller. With an audiobook rating of 3.2 out of 5, you'll be in for a wild ride. It's time to listen up and dive into the world of Gaius Valerius Verrens!