Alison Morton returning to the Charroux Literary Festival 2017

Alison Morton, writes the acclaimed Roma Nova thriller series featuring modern Praetorian heroines. She blends her deep love of Roman history with six years’ military service and a life of reading crime, adventure and thriller fiction. All five books have been awarded the BRAG Medallion. SUCCESSIO, AURELIA and INSURRECTIO were selected as Historical Novel Society’s Indie Editor’s Choices.  AURELIA was a finalist in the 2016 HNS Indie Award. The sixth, RETALIO, is due out in April 2017.

A ‘Roman nut’ since age 11, Alison has misspent decades clambering over Roman sites throughout Europe. She holds a MA History, blogs about Romans and writing.

Represented by Blake Friedmann Literary Agency for ancillary rights.

Now she writes, cultivates a Roman herb garden and drinks wine in France with her husband of 30 years.

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August Bank Holiday in South West France?

Come and join us in the beautiful   Charroux in the Poitou- Charentes  for a  3 day jam packed  literary festival and meet some fantastic authors. Booking now online

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Booking for the Charroux Literary Festival 2015 is now open!

27,28,29 August in the medieval town of Charroux in the Poitou-Charentes region of South West France. Take a look at the programme  and the authors and book here booking/enregistrant.

Roma Nova Novelist- Alison Morton attending Charroux Litfest

Alison Morton writes Roman-themed alternate history thrillers with strong heroines. A ‘Roman nut’ since age 11, she has clambered over sites throughout Europe including the alma mater, Rome. But it was the mosaics at Ampurias (Spain) that started her wondering what a modern society based on Roman values would be like if run by women…

Alison MortonShe has published three novels so far in the Roma Nova series: INCEPTIO, PERFIDITAS and her third book, SUCCESSIO.

Alison Morton écrit les récits à suspense alternatifs Romains-themed d’histoire avec les héroïnes fortes. Depuis l’âge 11, elle a grimpé les emplacements en l’Europe, en Rome, Mais c’était les mosaïques chez Ampurias (Espagne) qui l’a commencée se demander -comme quelle société moderne basée sur les valeurs romaines soyez si elle est organisée par des femmes? Alison a édité trois romans  de la série de Roma Nova : INCEPTIO, PERFIDITAS et son troisième livre, SUCCESSIO.