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    The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) Margaret George has done it again and produced yet another triumph of historical fiction This one follows the much maligned Nero from his humble beginnings in a lower branch of the imperial family tree to the prize itself Roman emperor Then it ends on an epic cliff hanger but I forgive her because it is so aweso

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    The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD When I was young I discovered Margaret George and devoured her historical novels It has been uite a long time since I read anything by her but she has kept to a similar formula – taking a historical character and then writing their life usually from the first person perspective Often the people she writes about have stor

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    Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) I’ve started to delve into historical fiction this year and after a kind recommendation of various books to tr

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    SUMMARY The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) This was uite a different look at the Emperor Nero a man who has gone down in history as a tyrant a deviant an aberrant man who lusted both for power and the things he felt he was entitled to without a thought of the people he ruledWe are given the background of Nero and his relationship to his mother a woman who would stop at nothing to achieve the power she so desired She was a woman who had no problem with doing away with th

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    REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) Margaret George excels in her autobiographical approach to the much maligned emperor Nero of whom such sordid accusations have been

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    SUMMARY The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD Readers of this blog are well aware of my love for author Margaret George so it should come as no surprise that I'm ending m

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    The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George This book THE ME I’M TRYNA BE IN 2017Guys I have a huge favor to ask you Putnam asked me to review this book way back a few months ago and now I finally got to do it But could you guys please check out the full review on my blog? It's right here I'm so honored they asked me and I'd love for them to want to work with me in the future so please give that a likeAlthough given the silliness of this review that probably won't happe

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    The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George SUMMARY The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 Her writing is on the heavier side but I completely understand why Margaret George is well loved and respected i

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    The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) Nero was an excellent choice for a faux autobiography limited contemporary or near contemporary sources which have also been called out for anti Nero bias; dangerous political and familial manoeuvring; an historical period of turbulent change and destruction All it needed was a compelling storyteller to add his voice to the taleThis is part

  10. says: SUMMARY The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ)

    The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 (READ) Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD I managed 200 pages of this book and then gave up At that point I wasn't even half way through it and Nero had

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  • Hardcover
  • 514
  • The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1
  • Margaret George
  • English
  • 06 June 2020
  • 9780451473387

SUMMARY The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1

Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George DOWNLOAD ↠ The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 Es to drown him then when his great aunt attempts to secure her own son's inheritance Faced with shocking acts of treachery young Nero is dealt a harsh lesson it is better to be cruel than deadWhile Nero idealizes the artistic and athletic principles of Greece his very survival rests on his ability to navigate the sea of vipers that is Rome The most lethal of all is his own mother a cold blooded woman whose singular goal is to control the empire With cunning and poison the obstacles fall one by one But. Readers of this blog are well aware of my love for author Margaret George so it should come as no surprise that I m ending my reviewing hiatus just to share my love for her latest novel The Confessions of Young NeroMs George is the author who drew me into the Historical Fiction genre when I picked up Mary ueen of Scots and the Isles years ago and she continues to slay me with her amazing writing and fascinating historical characters I love the way she chooses figures from history that are maligned or controversial George now tackles Ancient Rome and the early life of the legendary Emperor Nero From being nearly drowned by his uncle Caligula to his volatile relationship with his mother Agrippina his marriage to Poppaea Rome s battle with ueen Boudicca his meeting with the Apostle Paul and the burning of Rome readers are swept back into history and given a front row seatBeyond Nero s political dealings George delves into Nero s personal side as well His love of the arts and music and his inner turmoil of being an Emperor and the nefarious things he had to do along the way George paints Nero as a flawed man but one that knows he is flawedI look forward to George continuing Nero s story in her next novel which she is currently working on now I remember hearing somewhere that she is also thinking of writing a book on ueen Boudicca and I sincerely hope that she does I wanted to hear about Boudicca s battle with RomeI highly recommend you checking out The Confessions of Young Nero it s a fascinating look at a real yet flawed Emperor Nero May I note as well the hardcover copy is absolutely gorgeous and has a deckle edge which I loveRating 4 Stars When You Wish principles of Greece his very survival rests on his ability to navigate the sea of vipers that is Rome The most lethal of all is his own mother a cold blooded woman whose singular goal is to control the empire With cunning and Falconis Tractor poison the obstacles fall one by one But. Readers of this blog are well aware of my love for author Margaret George so it should come as no surprise that I m ending my reviewing hiatus just to share my love for her latest novel The Confessions of Young NeroMs George is the author who drew me into the Historical Fiction genre when I Paisaje de Otoño picked up Mary ueen of Scots and the Isles years ago and she continues to slay me with her amazing writing and fascinating historical characters I love the way she chooses figures from history that are maligned or controversial George now tackles Ancient Rome and the early life of the legendary Emperor Nero From being nearly drowned by his uncle Caligula to his volatile relationship with his mother Agrippina his marriage to Poppaea Rome s battle with ueen Boudicca his meeting with the Apostle Paul and the burning of Rome readers are swept back into history and given a front row seatBeyond Nero s Eksyneen muistikirja political dealings George delves into Nero s Afternoons with the Blinds Drawn personal side as well His love of the arts and music and his inner turmoil of being an Emperor and the nefarious things he had to do along the way George Y hasta lo último de la tierra Una historia ilustrada del Cristianismo paints Nero as a flawed man but one that knows he is flawedI look forward to George continuing Nero s story in her next novel which she is currently working on now I remember hearing somewhere that she is also thinking of writing a book on ueen Boudicca and I sincerely hope that she does I wanted to hear about Boudicca s battle with RomeI highly recommend you checking out The Confessions of Young Nero it s a fascinating look at a real yet flawed Emperor Nero May I note as well the hardcover copy is absolutely gorgeous and has a deckle edge which I loveRating 4 Stars

REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret GeorgeThe Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1

Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George DOWNLOAD ↠ The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 The New York Times bestselling and legendary author of Helen of Troy and Elizabeth I now turns her gaze on Emperor Nero one of the most notorious and misunderstood figures in historyBuilt on the backs of those who fell before it Julius Caesar's imperial dynasty is only as strong as the next person who seeks to control it In the Roman Empire no one is safe from the sting of betrayal man woman or childAs a boy Nero's royal heritage becomes a threat to his very life first when the mad emperor Caligula tri. Margaret George has done it again and produced yet another triumph of historical fiction This one follows the much maligned Nero from his humble beginnings in a lower branch of the imperial family tree to the prize itself Roman emperor Then it ends on an epic cliff hanger but I forgive her because it is so awesome If you can t handle that kind of wait you may want to hold off on reading this until the next installment is outAll I knew about Nero before this book was that he fiddled while Rome burned George combines the research of a scientist with the storytelling ability of a master writer to bring this man s story to life I have to admit I actually felt sorry for the guy Yes despite the orgies outlandish expenditures palatial living and god like status poor Nero like all of us just wanted to be loved At least so says Margaret George It was hard to keep the family straight There was so much intermarrying that everyone seemed related to everyone else loc 219 Like British aristocracy the upper echelons of Roman society were actually uite small and so everyone actually knew each other very well Their children married they freuently divorced and remarried each other and excuses were made for the very close marriages view spoilerNero s mother for instance marries her uncle hide spoiler Erzulie's Skirt person who seeks to control it In the Roman Empire no one is safe from the sting of betrayal man woman or childAs a boy Nero's royal heritage becomes a threat to his very life first when the mad emperor Caligula tri. Margaret George has done it again and When You Wish produced yet another triumph of historical fiction This one follows the much maligned Nero from his humble beginnings in a lower branch of the imperial family tree to the Falconis Tractor prize itself Roman emperor Then it ends on an epic cliff hanger but I forgive her because it is so awesome If you can t handle that kind of wait you may want to hold off on reading this until the next installment is outAll I knew about Nero before this book was that he fiddled while Rome burned George combines the research of a scientist with the storytelling ability of a master writer to bring this man s story to life I have to admit I actually felt sorry for the guy Yes despite the orgies outlandish expenditures Paisaje de Otoño palatial living and god like status Eksyneen muistikirja poor Nero like all of us just wanted to be loved At least so says Margaret George It was hard to keep the family straight There was so much intermarrying that everyone seemed related to everyone else loc 219 Like British aristocracy the upper echelons of Roman society were actually uite small and so everyone actually knew each other very well Their children married they freuently divorced and remarried each other and excuses were made for the very close marriages view spoilerNero s mother for instance marries her uncle hide spoiler

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Margaret George Õ 9 DOWNLOAD REVIEW ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Õ Margaret George DOWNLOAD ↠ The Confessions of Young Nero Nero #1 As Agrippina's machinations earn her son a title he is both tempted and terrified to assume Nero's determination to escape her thrall will shape him into the man he was fated to become an Emperor who became legendaryWith impeccable research and captivating prose The Confessions of Young Nero is the story of a boy's ruthless ascension to the throne Detailing his journey from innocent youth to infamous ruler it is an epic tale of the lengths to which man will go in the ultimate uest for power and surviv. Nero was an excellent choice for a faux autobiography limited contemporary or near contemporary sources which have also been called out for anti Nero bias dangerous political and familial manoeuvring an historical period of turbulent change and destruction All it needed was a compelling storyteller to add his voice to the taleThis is part one of two beginning with his early life on the outskirts of power right to the heart of it as Emperor Margaret George cleverly evokes our sympathy for a young man caught up in the unpredictable perilous family politics of Rome with poison and plots schemes and sex Amidst this Nero is shown as clever and capable doing what he can to ride the waves of luck or misfortune which come his way far from being a master of his destiny And yet there are signs little hints of what is to come as he grows older as he starts to take control of people and events The author never lets us lose that first impression while she slowly illuminates the darker side of his character Before you know it your thoughts are so conflicted they make no sense and any history buff will know there s worse to come It very much reminded me of the progression of Walter White in Breaking Bad except I knew where this one was goingCharacter isn t the only thing Margaret George gets right The art with historical fiction and particularly that set in ancient Greece or Rome is incorporating current culture and the detail of daily lives into the background without making it as jarring as a broken buzzing flashing neon sign Something that shouts look at me this is my research I KNOW things Not only does she manage to make this information illustrative without being ostentatious she shows us the ideas prevalent at the time prejudices against Greek culture the role of slaves or the lower people of Rome attitudes about family and marriage the force exerted by the past on the present It all adds depth and veracity to the storyMost definitely an author I should have picked up before now I ll be moving on to The Memoirs of Cleopatra nextARC via Netgalley Vingespenn prose The Confessions of Young Nero is the story of a boy's ruthless ascension to the throne Detailing his journey from innocent youth to infamous ruler it is an epic tale of the lengths to which man will go in the ultimate uest for We Love Glenda So Much and A Change of Light power and surviv. 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