Last week I decided to take part in the Classics Club Spin. The rules were simple – list twenty books from your Classics Club list, number them 1 to 20, and the number announced today (Monday) represents the book you have to read before 5th January 2015.
The number that has been selected this time is 13, which means the book I’ll be reading is:
Bellarion by Rafael Sabatini
Bellarion is a historical adventure novel published in 1926 and set in 15th century Italy. This is the synopsis:
Bellarion, a young man set on joining the priesthood, is diverted from his calling to serve the Princess Valeria. He remains with her for five years, serving her faithfully despite her cold response. Yet when the time comes for him to leave, they both find that the passion and romance of Italy has left its mark…
Did you take part in the spin? What will you be reading?