“…an excellent book” — *Historical Fiction Review*
“…riveting first-person novel…immerses the reader into the ancient Roman Empire with skill and intimacy.” — *Christian Book Previews
Helpless when Baal demands the sacrifice of a dear child, aristocratic Perpetua turns to a new God and an exhilarating world of danger, love, betrayal, and romance. But can she endure the ultimate test? Enter the stunning life of the ancient church’s most beloved heroine, based on her real diary—the oldest written work by a Christian woman.