The House of the Vestals: Mysteries of Ancient Rome (Roma Sub Rosa, Book 3)

The House of the Vestals: Mysteries of Ancient Rome (Roma Sub Rosa, Book 3)

Steven Saylor


splendidly pleasing secret tales set on the earth of the acclaimed ROMA SUB ROSA sequence. it's the Rome of the overdue Republic, and Gordianus the Finder has a knack for locating hassle - and useless our bodies. identified to many because the one guy within the historic global who can either hold a mystery and discover one, Gordianus lays naked a few of his such a lot fascinating adventures during this new quantity in Steven Saylor's hugely acclaimed secret sequence. In 'Little Caesar and the Pirates', Gordianus needs to act as a go-between for kidnappers, yet he starts to ask yourself who's quite being held hostage; in 'The Alexandrian Cat', a mischievous lady and a tell-tale sneeze demonstrate an inventive plot of homicide and thievery; and in 'The condominium of the Vestals', blackmail is going horribly incorrect and there's no one to take the blame. the result's an engrossing choice of finely wrought secret stories with the entire suspense and craft which are the trademark of Saylor's paintings.

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