Overlord
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    The Rise of Zenobia: Overlord, Book 1 | JD Smith

    The Rise of Zenobia: Overlord, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By JD Smith
    • Narrated By Paul Hodgson
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    My name is Zabdas: once a slave; now a warrior, grandfather and servant. I call Syria home. I shall tell you the story of my Zenobia: Warrior Queen of Palmyra, Protector of the East, Conqueror of Desert Lands.... The Roman Empire is close to collapse. Odenathus of Palmyra holds the Syrian frontier and its vital trade routes against Persian invasion. A client king in a forgotten land, starved of reinforcements, Odenathus calls upon an old friend, Julius, to face an older enemy: the Tanukh.

    Bringing the past to life through audio

    I have read and loved the print version of this book also, and have to say the audio adaptation really took the story to another level. I think the na..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 17 2014 by Gilly ()