Reviews

  • His finest novel to date, brings alive the extraordinary world of ancient Persia, as well as the ruthless nobility of the Spartans. The battle scenes are thrilling and the men who fight in them are impeccably portrayed

    Sunday Express
  • Iggulden is in a class of his own when it comes to epic, historical fiction

    Daily Mirror
  • Iggulden tells an absolutely cracking story. The pace is nail-biting and the set dressing magnificent

    The Times
  • One of our finest historical novelists

    Daily Express
  • Pacey and juicy, and packed with action

    Sunday Times