Emperor by Stephen Baxter
Time's Tapestry #1

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More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA
 

About Stephen Baxter

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Stephen Baxter is the winner of the British Science Fiction Award, the Locus Award, the John W. Campbell Award, and two Philip K. Dick Awards. His novel Voyage won the Sidewise Award for the best alternate history novel of the year. Author website: stephen-baxter.com
 
Published January 2, 2007 by Ace. 384 pages
Genres: History, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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In 122, quarryman Brigonius schemes with Agrippina’s granddaughter to make money supplying the Roman army with stone to build Hadrian’s Wall—but only if, as the prophecy states, the emperor decides upon a wall of stone rather than turf.

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Dick Award–winner Baxter (Sunstorm ), which follows the passing of a prophecy across generations of a British and Roman family, whose members variously interpret its cryptic promise of freedom vis-à-vis the fate of both Britannia and later Christianity.

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Historical Novel Society

In a small village in Northern England in the 5th century, a woman is in the throes of a long arduous labor.

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Monsters and Critics

Baxter’s first book in the “Time’s Tapestry” series opens with the difficult birth of a baby boy in the 4th century BC during which time his straining mother began speaking Latin, a language she did not know.

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