|Spartacus: Swords and Ashes|
|Release Date||January 3, 2012|
|Next Book||Spartacus: Morituri|
Spartacus: Swords and Ashes is a novel by J.M. Clements. It was released by Titan Books on January 3, 2012.
The Gladiator Spartacus, the new Champion of Capua, fights at the graveside of a rich man who was brutally murdered by his own slaves. Seeing an opportunity, ambitious Lanista Quintus Lentulus Batiatus plots to seize the dead man's estate.
In the Arena, blood and death are prime time entertainment, but not all battles are fought upon the sands.
- Marcus Pelorus
- Caius Quinctius Valgus
- Gaius Verres
- Quintus Lentulus Batiatus