9 Captivating Ancient Roman Historical Fiction Books

Ever wonder what it was like to be a gladiator?

A Pillar of Iron

A Pillar of Iron

By Taylor Caldwell

Agrippa's Daughter

Agrippa's Daughter

By Howard Fast

The Gabinian Affair

The Gabinian Affair

By Ray Gleason

I, Claudius

I, Claudius

By Robert Graves

a day of fire

A Day of Fire: A Novel of Pompeii

By Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E. Knight, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn, Vicky Alvear Shecter, Michelle Moran

the first man in rome

The First Man in Rome

By Colleen McCullough

cicero trilogy

The Cicero Trilogy

By Robert Harris

the gates of rome

The Gates of Rome

By Conn Iggulden

the forgotten legion

The Forgotten Legion

By Ben Kane