The story of two British girls in the time of the Roman conquest
The Romans haven’t quite conquered Britain. Hadrian’s
Wall is built in the north to keep the barbarians out. The Romans have made war on the Druids and unruly tribes in the south.
Within the civilization the Romans brought with them, women are
Two British girls aspire to find their way among the obstacles
thrown in their way.
Poet and musician, Faine, was attracted to the young Roman tribune,
All Marella her cousin wanted was to dance. She was determined
to use Tribune Lucius Acilius to further her ambitions.
But first Faine and Marella have to overcome the plans of their
uncle, Ceomin, chieftain of a British hillfort, who plots to use his nieces for his own ambitions.
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