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Archive Author Note: THE LEGION

In this note, Simon looks at the history that inspired Cato and Macro’s tenth adventure, The Legion… The Roman province of Egypt was one of the most vital assets of the empire. Rome had been […]

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Waterstones Simon Scarrow Blog: BROTHERS IN BLOOD

Simon has written an exlcusive piece for the Waterstones blog, in which he discusses Cato and Macro’s story so far and his inspiration for Brothers in Blood. “If Brothers in Blood serves any purpose besides […]

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BROTHERS IN BLOOD – OUT NOW!

The wait is finally over: BROTHERS IN BLOOD is out now! The latest Cato and Macro adventure sees our heroes defending the Roman Empire’s conquest of Britannia from a threat from within… A messenger on […]

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Gallery: Centurion Macro’s classic quotes

Everyone knows that Centurion Macro isn’t the most sensitive of souls. In fact, he’s at his happiest when he’s out on the battlefield giving his enemies a good kicking and then celebrating with a barrel […]

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BROTHERS IN BLOOD Special Edition

Fancy getting your hands on the extremely limited Brothers in Blood Special Edition? With Brothers in Blood out this week, here’s you chance to buy a very special edition of the new Cato and Macro […]

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Cato and Macro: The Game – Your questions for Simon

A couple of weeks ago Simon posted on his Facebook page asking for YOUR questions about the upcoming Cato and Macro mobile game, and he promised to answer the seven questions on his page that […]

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Interview: BROTHERS IN BLOOD

With Brothers in Blood almost ready to be unleashed, Simon answers a few questions about the Romans and the Cato and Macro series… What could the modern world learn from the Romans? Psychopathic imperialism? I […]

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Sneak peek: BROTHERS IN BLOOD

Excited for the new Cato and Macro adventure? Here’s something to whet your appetite even further, as we take an exclusive look at a scene from Brothers in Blood in which a very fired-up Macro […]

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Archive Author Note: THE GLADIATOR

Simon explains some of the historical detail behind Cato and Macro book nine, THE GLADIATOR… This novel began life on a trip to Crete a few years back. Having exhausted the obvious list of ancient […]

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From Nigeria to Norfolk: Simon’s journey to writing THE BLOOD CROWS

How Simon Scarrow got from Nigeria, where he was born, to Norfolk, has been an interesting voyage. In retrospect at least, he allows, but not while it was happening. “You think, right, well, I’m writing […]

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New Simon Scarrow game out in 2014

A mobile game based on Sunday Times bestselling historical fiction author Simon Scarrow’s Macro & Cato Roman novel series is hitting app stores this Autumn. ‘Are you not entertained?!’ etc… Simon Scarrow is working alongside […]

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Trailer: THE BLOOD CROWS

Watch the action-packed trailer for the paperback edition of Cato and Macro’s 12th adventure, The Blood Crows…

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