Simon Scarrow is a Sunday Times No. 1 bestselling author. His bestsellers include: ARENA and INVADER, also co-written with T. J. Andrews and his novels featuring Roman soldiers Macro and Cato, including TRAITORS OF ROME, THE BLOOD OF ROME and DAY OF THE CAESARS, as well as fiction set in arenas as different as Malta in the 16th century and Greece during the Second World War. T. J. Andrews was born near Barking Abbey and grew up in Essex, not far from the Ancient Roman garrison at Colchester. After several years in publishing he became a full-time writer. He lives in St Albans.
Praise for Simon Scarrow's novels of the Roman Empire: 'I really don't need this kind of competition... It's a great read[Simon Scarrow] blends together historical facts and characters to create a book that simply cannot be put down... Highly recommended - Historical Novels ReviewA satisfyingly bloodthirsty, bawdy romp...perfect for Bernard Cornwell addicts who will relish its historical detail and fast-paced action. Storming stuff - Good Book Guide