The Queen of Warriors by Zenobia Neil
Alexandra of Sparta vowed her sword and her heart to the goddess Artemis. And the goddess blessed her. But no warrior lives at peace, and soon, Alexandra loses her title, her troops, and all she holds dear, including the man who holds her heart.
Cursed by a Babylonian witch, she is forced to return to a city she once conquered to make amends but is captured by the powerful Persian rebel, Artaxerxes. As his prisoner, she awaits judgment for her crimes. But Artaxerxes is not what he seems. With death approaching, Alexandra must face her violent past and discover the truth of her captor’s identity before it’s too late.
Praise for The Queen of Warriors
“The Queen of Warriors is a full-blooded adventure into the ancient and mythological world of the warrior queen, Alexandra of Sparta. Imaginative, exciting, and alluring!” -Margaret George, author of Helen of Troy
“A sizzling epic that will tempt you into the Hellenistic age. Neil’s writing is smooth, and anyone would be hard-pressed not to fall in love with her kick-ass heroine, Alexandra of Sparta!” -Adam Alexander Haviaras, Eagles and Dragons Publishing
“Bold, unexpected, and immensely satisfying. The Queen of Warriors is a game-changer.” -Jessica Cale, editor of Dirty, Sexy History
“A surprising tale of retribution but also of redemption. Sexy yet thoughtful . . . unexpectedly moving.” -L.J. Trafford, author of The Four Emperor Series
Zenobia Neil was named after an ancient warrior queen who fought against the Romans. She writes about the mythic past and Greek and Roman gods having too much fun. She lives with her husband, two children, and dog in Los Angeles. The Queen of Warriors is her third book.
Blog Tour Schedule
Monday, September 16
Review at Broken Teepee
Tuesday, September 17
Guest Post by Reading the Past
Wednesday, September 18
Excerpt at Bookish Rantings
Thursday, September 19
Review at Gwendalyn’s Books
Friday, September 20
Review at Passages to the Past
Monday, September 23
Review at Historical Fiction with Spirit
Tuesday, September 24
Excerpt at What Is That Book About
Wednesday, September 25
Review at History from a Woman’s Perspective
Thursday, September 26
Review & Guest Post at A Bookish Affair
Monday, September 30
Review & Excerpt at Clarissa Reads it All
Thursday, October 3
Excerpt at Coffee and Ink
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