Margaret George is the author of several best-selling novels, including The Autobiography of Henry VIII, Mary Queen of Scotland & the Isles, and Mary, Called Magdalene. She travels widely to research her novels and lives with her husband in Madison, Wisconsin.
As Margaret George's long-awaited new historical novel, The Confessions of Young Nero, arrives in bookshops, we asked the bestselling author if there were any Roman novels that had inspired her epic tale of Ancient Rome.
A round-up of our most anticipated history books of 2017, from Ken Follett to Andrew Marr and Tudor England to revolutionary Russia.
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