by Lydia Anne Klima
Published: February 2, 2015.
Pompeii, Italy, AD 61. A Roman noblewoman gives up her hedonistic lifestyle to shelter street children in Ancient Rome. Meet Lady Alexandra Marcius as her new faith gets tested. A woman of regrets, “Lady Zan” shelters homeless boys and girls from the horror of the streets. As Zan’s new faith spreads throughout the empire, a paranoid emperor takes drastic measures to stop this new form of Judaism.