Volume 2 : Time for Revenge
A DAZZLING NOVEL THAT BLENDS THRILLER & HISTORICAL SAGA
We are in 554 BC, and, after a violent ascent to the throne, King Nabonidus rules now over Babylon.
The city is resplendent but the king, a devout worshipper of the Moon God, wants to impose his beliefs on everyone. Obsessed, he refuses to listen to his son, Bel-sar-usur, who is eager to succeed him.
Strange incidents happen all around: a fire, the death of his horses, a strangled mistress. Who is trying to destroy him? Meanwhile, Bel-sur-usur feels abandoned by the Gods, but Laliya, the young wife of General Nungal, decides to risk it all to save the heir to the kingdom of Babylon.
How nightmarish can a war of succession get?
Conspiracies & betrayals & love intrigues
The tumult & the grip of terrible power struggles
A journey into the heart of the vibrant & sizzling Babylon