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Giulia, by Cara Driscoll

 

Giulia (pronounced Julia) was the daughter of Caesar Augustus. Arrested
for adultery and treason, Giulia is banished to the island of Pandateria for five years where she spends her days in the company of three servants, musing about former lovers, lost friends and the children she was forced to abandon.

This story of exile is woven together with historical fact and imagination. It takes place during a time of transition from acquiring land to build the Roman Empire to the implementation of the Pax Romana.

Giulia offers readers of historical fiction a compelling, introspective story of controversy and rebellion in the age of the Roman Empire.



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“I read it! It's really good!. I have spent much time in Rome touring the museums and ruins, so I found the book especially interesting. Congratulations!!” — Edie Marshall


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  Giulia, published by Friesen Press
by Cara G. Driscoll


Hardcover, paperback, 6.0" x 9.0", 180 pages 
Released: May 2021
ISBN: 978-1-5525-8950-8
Categories: Fiction, historical, ancient ; Fiction, biographical

Available online through Amazon, Chapters-Indigo, Friesen Press, or (if you are close to Regina) directly from the Author.
 

Content ©2021 Cara Gay Driscoll
Treaty 4 Territory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Last updated July 2021