Becan, returning home to Denmark after four years' of trading amongst the Romans, looks forward to marriage with his childhood sweetheart. He's earned the right to marry her and she's waited for him. Or has she?
An Anthology of short stories. Six different men, six different stories, six different outcomes. Be entertained by these men and their efforts to make sense of their lives in their own individual ways.
'Women Waking Up' is an anthology of eight stories about eight different women. Facing their problems with humour, courage, or cheerful ignorance, cunning, guile or sheer women's cheek, these eight women find ways to make changes in their lives.
A fascinating, mostly true story of the real Hunger Games--courageous people led by a young She-warrior holding off the mighty and brutal oppressor, Rome which won the San Diego historical fiction Book Award 2012.