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Simon Scarrow - Author

Simon Scarrow is a Sunday Times No. 1 bestselling author. His bestsellers include his earlier novels featuring Roman soldiers Macro and Cato, most recently Praetorian and The Legion, as well as Sword and Scimitar, about the 1565 Siege of Malta, and four novels about the lives of the Duke of Wellington and Napoleon Bonaparte - Young Bloods, The Generals, Fire and Sword and The Fields of Death. He is the author with T. J. Andrew s of the bestselling Arena. Simon's novels have been published in the USA and in translation all around the world.


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Featured Books, with extracts, by Simon Scarrow

The Blood Crows
Simon Scarrow
Another Macro and Cato adventure during the reign of the newly appointed Roman Emperor Claudius. Having upset some of the palace advisers as they helped Claudius and his son Nero to power, the two get themselves posted to Britain which...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/05/2014
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Simon Scarrow
December 2011 eBook of the Month. Centurions Macro and Cato are caught up in treachery and murder in ancient Rome in the eleventh historical novel from bestselling author Simon Scarrow. The city of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/11/2011
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The Legion
Simon Scarrow
July 2011 eBook of the Month. August 2011 Book of the Month. The bestselling author of CENTURION and THE GLADIATOR returns with another action-packed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/07/2011
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The Gladiator
Simon Scarrow
If you are unaware of the Roman army officers Macro and Cato you are missing out. One is old and a veteran, the other young and clever, and together they get involved in all sorts of situations and overcome great...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/02/2010
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Fire and Sword
Simon Scarrow
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 12 February 2009. The third in Simons Scarrow’s quartet about Napoleon and Arthur Wellesley, the future Duke of Wellington. Great historical detail and plenty of action and adventure make this a real...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/01/2009
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Eagle's Prey
Simon Scarrow
Late summer AD44 and the battle-weary Roman legions are in their second year of campaigning against the British tribes. Veteran officer Macro and recently appointed centurion Cato face another challenge in their battle for control of the British Isles. This...
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 13/11/2008
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Simon Scarrow
This is the eighth book in the series and if you haven’t discovered Simon Scarrow yet, now it the time to do it. He pays great attention to detail in all things Roman so they make fascinating reads from a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/08/2008
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The Generals
Simon Scarrow
They are Napoleon and Arthur Wellesley (who became the Duke of Wellington). It is the second in a quartet following Young Bloods and these two great generals are beginning to make their mark. Strangely, knowing their fate adds to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/01/2008
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Sword and Scimitar
Simon Scarrow
Bestselling author Simon Scarrow brings the Great Siege of Malta to vivid and unforgettable life in this gripping standalone novel. 1565, Malta: a vital outpost between the divided nations of Europe and the relentlessly expanding Ottoman Empire. Faced with ferocious...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/04/2013
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The Blood Crows
Simon Scarrow
For nearly ten years, the Roman Empire has fought ceaselessly to strengthen its hold over Britannia. But opposition from native tribes led by the ruthless warrior Caratacus threatens to destroy everything. Prefect Cato and Centurion Macro are summoned by Governor...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2013
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Simon Scarrow
A Sunday Times bestseller, ARENA is a novel of Rome, gladiators and revenge from the author of CENTURION, THE GLADIATOR and PRAETORIAN. It is AD 41. The city of Rome is a dangerous place. Optio Macro of the Second Legion,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/11/2013
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  • Wed, 30 Jul 2014 @ 07:30
    “This is the life, eh? Proper soldering.” – BRILLIANT MACRO-ISMS. To be fair, not anyone could say being on the...
  • Fri, 25 Jul 2014 @ 14:31
    ROMAN BRITAIN: Legionary soldiers were known to carry a pilum, or javelin. The pilum had a total length of about...
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 @ 16:30
    THE SIMON SCARROW JOURNAL: Italy – circa 1966/7: When I was about four or five I remember being taken to see the...
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    RT @AmuzoGames: Productive meeting with @SimonScarrow to discuss the upcoming Cato & Macro mobile game progress. It's coming on well! http:…
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    “What are you waiting for? An invitation? Hit someone!” – BRILLIANT MACRO-ISMS
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