The Daughters of Palatine Hill: A Novel
Publish date: 2016-02-16
Publisher: Lake Union Publishing
Edition language: English
At first blush, there is really nothing wrong with this look at three women in Augustus' court. The three are Cleopatra Selene (daughter of Cleo and Tony, raised by Octavia), Julia (Gus's daughter by his first wife), and Livia (Gus's second wife). Selene is well drawn as a character. It's just th...
A bit on the fluffy side for me. However, it was enjoyable and written well. I ended up disliking Julia. Are we supposed to sympathize with that foolish girl?