SHADOW OF THE LION: THE FIELDS OF HADES, set against the backdrop of political intrigue, ruthless ambition, racial prejudice, excess and exploitation following the death of Alexander the Great in 323BC, chronicles the story of the newly appointed joint-kings, Alexander’s half-brother Philip Arridaios and his infant son, Iskander(Alexander IV) through Asia Minor to Macedon, until the year 310 BC when tragedy marks the end of Alexander’s dynasty...
Canadian ‘Empowered Writer’ Award winner, W. Ruth Kozak, was feted as a 'celebrity' at a meeting of the Hellenic Institute of Strategy Studies, with retired Generals and even an Ambassador in the audience, showcased SHADOW OF THE LION: BLOOD ON THE MOON - the Alexander the Great themed historical debut novel - at a Book Presentation and Reading event hosted by the Canadian Institute in Greece (October 7th 2015). To learn more about this event, click here.
THE AUTHOR: W. Ruth Kozak is a Canadian travel journalist with a strong interest in history and archaeology. She is a frequent traveler and has lived several years in Greece. She currently writes for www.europeupclose, and freelances on other online and print publications, as well as edits and publishes a travel e-zine www.travelthruhistory.com.
ATHENS BOOK RECEPTION - W. Ruth Kozak presented her debut novel, SHADOW OF THE LION: BLOOD ON THE MOON (Vol.1), at the Athens Centre in Greece in 2014. This work is now available worldwide via Amazon.com and other major online booksellers, as well as high street stores for order. Vol. 2 (The Fields of Hades) is out 2016. To view photos of the event, click here. To view video footage, click here.
Oliver Stone talks about his epic film, 'Alexander'.
SHADOW OF THE LION – ‘HOW THE GREEKS HELP ME WRITE SHADOW OF THE LION’ by W. RUTH KOZAK: Read this thrilling article by W. RUTH KOZAK and discover the origins of her debut, historical novel, SHADOW OF THE LION: BLOOD ON THE MOON...
THE W. RUTH KOZAK INTERVIEW! W.
RUTH KOZAK, author of the acclaimed historical novel, SHADOW OF THE LION: BLOOD ON THE MOON,
is interviewed by Eleanor Parker Sapia, author of the historical novel, A DECENT WOMAN. To
read the interview with Eleanor Parker, click here. To also
read the interview with 'The Conclave', click here.
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