New York Times Bestselling Author of Elizabeth I, Helen of Troy & The Memoirs of Cleopatra now explores the life of Nero with the first of two books about him, The Confessions of Young Nero, coming on March 7, 2017


Early Praise for The Confessions of Young Nero

“Wow! Margaret George — the reigning queen of historical fiction —- is back with this epic saga…A twisted mother-son obsession, a struggle for survival, and dastardly deeds play out on a tapestry of luxury and bloodshed. In trademark style, this superb novel of imperial intrigue has it all but still leaves you longing for the sequel!”—Stephanie Dray, New York Times bestselling author of Lily of the Nile

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The Confessions of Young Nero by Margaret George

Margaret’s New Novel Arrives March 7, 2017

A mother’s deadly ambitions. A boy who would be sovereign. A name that would be infamous. This is the epic tale of Nero’s rise to power, a thrilling story of survival, betrayal, love, and the struggle for the Roman empire that would change history.


Margaret’s Books

Elizabeth I: A Novel by Margaret George
Helen of Troy by Margaret George
Mary Called Magdalene by Margaret George
The Memoirs of Cleopatra by Margaret George


This world famous statue, called the Laocoon, depicts a priest of Troy who tried to warn the Trojans not to take in the Trojan horse. But serpents were sent to strangle him and his sons and silence him. It was originally in Nero's palace and now is in the Vatican museum. Its informal title is "Can somebody PLEASE get that damn phone?" ... See MoreSee Less

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