A Day of Fire
a novel of Pompeii
Experience the dramatic last moments of Pompeii through the intertwined stories of its citizens as they face the wrath of Mount Vesuvius. Follow a young boy's loss of innocence in the lively resort town, an heiress' wedding day turned tragic, an ex-legionary's journey to redemption through a doomed gladiator bout, and more. Six authors bring you a gripping tale of patricians, slaves, heroes, villains, and everything in between in the face of a catastrophic disaster. Who will survive, and who will be entombed in ash forever?