Book Club Day: Cleopatra by Stacy Schiff

Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff

Cleopatra’s life can put a soap opera to shame. She lost her throne, snuck into her own palace into Caesar’s room, and had a love child with Caesar while married to her brother. That’s just the beginning of her rein as queen of Egypt.

In Cleopatra: A Life Stacy Schiff digs deep into historical texts and puts together a fascinating biography of one of the most famous queens in history. Our bloggers were equally enthralled by Cleopatra. Today From Left to Write members share their take:

Visit Stacy Schiff’s website to check out her tour schedule. You can pick up a copy of  Cleopatra: A Life and see for yourself what kind of person Cleopatra was.
  1. September 30, 2011
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