The Wolf Den - Trade Edition

The Wolf Den - Trade Edition

  • Signed by the Author
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
Available From 20 May 2021
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Released May 13, 2021
ISBN 9781838933531

£16.99

Sold by her mother. Enslaved in Pompeii's brothel. Determined to survive. Her name is Amara. Welcome to the Wolf Den...


Amara was once a beloved daughter, until her father's death plunged her family into penury. Now she is a slave in Pompeii's infamous brothel, owned by a man she despises. Sharp, clever and resourceful, Amara is forced to hide her talents. For as a she-wolf, her only value lies in the desire she can stir in others.


But Amara's spirit is far from broken.


By day, she walks the streets with her fellow she-wolves, finding comfort in the laughter and dreams they share. For the streets of Pompeii are alive with opportunity. Out here, even the lowest slave can secure a reversal in fortune. Amara has learnt that everything in this city has its price. But how much is her freedom going to cost her?


Set in Pompeii's lupanar, The Wolf Den reimagines the lives of women who have long been overlooked.


Reviews for The Wolf Den



Rich in historical detail, beauty and brutality, The Wolf Den brings to vivid life the doomed city of Pompeii and the powerlessness of its women. I loved it' Caroline Lea, author of The Glass Woman


'A vivacious piece of work underpinned by a woman's longing for freedom' LoveReading


'Utterly gripping' Daisy Dunn, author of In the Shadow of Vesuvius


'Unflinching ... The best book I've read in ages' Sophie van Llewyn, author of Bottled Goods


'The best historical fiction holds a mirror up to the present and The Wolf Den is a triumph. Harper transports us thousands of years and thousands of miles and yet we see ourselves reflected there' Claire McGlasson, author of The Rapture


'A riveting tale of power, love, hate, privilege, female empowerment and female friendships found in the most unlikely situations' Buki Papillon, author of An Ordinary Wonder

Book Condition & Notes

Trade Edition - Not Numbered, No Sprayed Edges.


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Elodie Harper

Elodie Harper is a journalist and prize winning short story writer.

Her story Wild Swimming won the 2016 Bazaar of Bad Dreams short story competition, run by the Guardian and Hodder & Stoughton and judged by Stephen King. Her first book, The Binding Song, was published in 2017.

She is currently a reporter and presenter at ITV News Anglia, and before that worked as a producer for Channel 4 News. She is married with a young son.

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Book Condition & Notes

Trade Edition - Not Numbered, No Sprayed Edges.


Professionally Packed

All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.