Fiction Book Reviews

Ecco tutta la mia bibliografia FICTION su Alessandro. Dato che ho parecchi libri li ho divisi in base all’argomento. Spero che questa suddivisione che ritrovate anche nelle categorie vi aiuti nella navigazione!

Here is my entire FICTION bibliography on Alexander. Since I have several books I have divided them according to the subject. I hope that this subdivision that you also find in the categories will help you in navigation!

  • 1. NOVELS

    1.1 HISTORICAL NOVELS – ROMANZI STORICI

    1.1.1 ALTERNATIVE POINT OF VIEW

    1.1.1.1 characters close to Alexander

    1.1.1.2 characters living in thAT time

    1.2 ROMANCE

    1.2.1 GAY ROMANCE

    1.3 DETECTIVE – HISTORICAL THRILLER

    1.4 CONTEMPORARY FICTION – FICTION CONTEMPORANEA

    1.4.1 CONTEMPORARY THRILLER – THRILLER CONTEMPORANEO

    1.5 UCHRONIC – UCRONICO

    1.6 FANTASY

    1.6.1 HISTORICAL FANTASY – FANTASY STORICO

    1.6.2 historical fantasy romance 

    1.7 GENDER SWAPPED

  • 2. CHILDREN – BAMBINI

    2.1 FIABE – FAIRY TALES

  • 3. ADOLESCENTI – TEENAGERS

  • 4. COMICS AND MANGA – FUMETTI E MANGA

    4.1 COMICS – FUMETTI

    4.2 MANGA

  • 5. theatrical texts – TESTI TEATRALI

  • 6. STORIES – RACCONTI


1. NOVELS

1.1 HISTORICAL NOVELS – ROMANZI STORICI

ARGEADI, Yvan

CULLEY, H. A.

  • The Strategos (Macedon #1) (Independently published)
  • The Sacred War (Macedon #2) (Independently published)
  • Alexander (Macedon #3) (Independently published)

DOHERTY, Paul

  • Alessandro Magno e la vittoria impossibile (The House of Death) (Alessandro Magno #1) (Newton Compton)
  • Alessandro Magno e l’uomo senza Dio (The Godless Man) (Alessandro Magno #2) (Newton Compton)
  • Alessandro Magno e le porte degli inferi (The Gates of Hell) (Alessandro Magno #3) (Newton Compton)

GEMMELL, David

  • Il romanzo di Parmenion (Lion of Macedon) (La saga di Parmenion #1) (Nord) 
  • Il romanzo di Alessandro. Il principe nero (Dark Prince) (La saga di Parmenion #2) (Nord) 

GOUVEIA, Georgette

  • Daimon: A Novel of Alexander the Great (The Games Men Play) (JMS Books LLC)

GUILD, Nicholas

  • Il Macedone (The Macedonian) (Rizzoli)

HAEFS, Gisbert

  • Alessandro (Alexander, der Roman der Einigung Griechenlands) (Alessandro Magno #1) (Tropea)
  • Alessandro in Asia (Alexander in Asien) (Alessandro Magno #2) (Net)

IKEDA, Daisaku

  • La scelta di Alessandro (Alexander’s Decision) (Esperia)

MANFREDI, Valerio Massimo

MANN, Klaus

  • Alessandro. Romanzo dell’utopia (Alexander. Roman der Utopie) (Il Melangolo)

MEOLA, Emma

  • Alexandros il dramma di un condottiero (#1) (De Luca Editori d’Arte)
  • Rhoxane e gli orfani del Dio (#2) (De Luca Editori d’Arte)

PRESSFIELD, Steven

  • Io Alessandro (The Virtues of War: A Novel of Alexander the Great) (Alessandro Magno #1) (Bur)
  • Il soldato di Alessandro (The Afghan Campaign) (Alessandro Magno #2) (Bur)

RENAULT, Mary

  • Fire from Heaven (Alexander the Great #2) (Virago)
  • Il ragazzo persiano (The Persian Boy) (Alessandro Magno #2) (Corbaccio)
  • Funeral Games (Alexander the Great #3) (Virago)

SA, Shan

  • Alexander and Alestria: A Novel (Harper Perennial)

TSIOURAS, Ioannis

ZAVATTIERO, Carlotta

  • Alessandro il Macedone: il pensiero e il cuore di Alessandro Magno (Bonaccorso Editore)

1.1.1 ALTERNATIVE POINT OF VIEW

1.1.1.1 CHARACTERS CLOSE TO ALEXANDER

ARGEADI, Yvan

GEIGER, Alexander

  • Prime Directive: An Epic Novel of the Rise of Alexander the Great (The Ptolemaios Saga #1) (Ptolemaios Publishing & Entertainment)
  • Flood Tide: An Epic Novel of the Greek Invasion of Persia (The Ptolemaios Saga #2) (Ptolemaios Publishing & Entertainment)
  • Conquest of Persia: An Epic Novel of the Triumph of Alexander the Great (The Ptolemaios Saga #3) (Ptolemaios Publishing & Entertainment)

LÉGOVICH, Cristina

  • Memorie su Alessandro. Alessandro Magno raccontato da chi lo ha conosciuto (Fermento)

LOMI, Paola

  • Olimpia, madre di Alessandro Magno. Figlia, sposa, madre e sorella di re (Aracne)

LYON, Annabel

  • Alessandro il Grande – Aristotele e il condottiero (The Golden Mean) (Aliberti Editore)

McLaughlin, Mark G.

  • Cynane, Warrior Princess of Macedonia (Independently Published)

MOLTHORP, Morgan

  • The Twins of Macedon. Uncorrected Proof (Independently Published)

SAIZ, Hannah

  • Hephaestion’s Journal (Independently Published)

SIMMS, Sigrid

  • Lion of Macedon: The Life of Alexander the Great (Seasoned Publishing)

TARR, Judith

  • Bring Down the Sun (Tor Books)

WEIS, Alexandrea

1.1.1.2 CHARACTERS LIVING IN THAT TIME

BRUNO, Matteo

  • L’ultimo spartano (Leone Editore) 

CAMERON, Christian

  • Il tiranno (Tyrant) (Newton Compton Editore)

Grippo Spatarella, Claudia

  • La scriba di Alessandro (Graus Edizioni)

Katsionis, Peter

  • Patrida. A Novel of the Pankration (Bookstand Publishing)

McLAUGHLIN, Mark G.

  • A Captain of Thebes (Throne of Darius #1) (Independently Published)
  • The Second Best Swordsman (and Worst Postman) in All of Persia (Independently Published)

ODEN, Scott

  • Memnon (Bantam Books)

OVERTON, Max

  • Lion of Scythia (Scythian Trilogy #1) (Mundania Press)
  • The Golden King (Scythian Trilogy #2) (Mundania Press)
  • Funeral in Babylon (Scythian Trilogy #3) (Mundania Press)

TORRIERI, Dante

  • Alessandro Magno e l’amuleto magico #1 (Editrice UNI Service)

1.1.3 OTHER NOVELS SET IN ANCIENT TIME

ARGEADI, Yvan

GUEDJ, Denis

  • La chioma di Berenice (Les Cheveux de Bérénice) (Tea)

GUIDI, Andrea e SUTRA, Simone

  • I segreti di Pitagora (La Lepre Editore)

1.2 ROMANCE

HERMAN, Eleanor

  • La voce degli dei (Voice of Gods) (Stirpe di dei e di re #0,5) (HarperCollins Italia)
  • L’eredità dei re (Legacy of Kings) (Stirpe di dei e di re #1) (HarperCollins Italia)
  • Impero di polvere (Empire of Dust) (Stirpe di dei e di re #2) (HarperCollins Italia)
  • Reign of Serpents (Blood of Gods and Royals #3) (Harlequin Teen)

THORNTON, Stephanie

  • The Conqueror’s Wife: A Novel of Alexander the Great (New American Library)

1.2.1 GAY ROMANCE

HAUSER, G. A.

  • For the Love of Alexander the Great (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform)

PLINIO CUPIDO

PRIDE, Stefan

  • Before Eternity: An Historical Novel and Love Story About Alexander the Great and His Lover Hephaestion (Stefan Pride)

REAMES, Jeanne

  • Becoming (Dancing with the Lion #1) (Riptide Publishing)ITALIANOQuotes
  • Rise (Dancing with the Lion #2) (Riptide Publishing)

SCHEIER, Lawrence M.

TIEZZI, Soraya

  • Il generale di Alessandro Magno (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform)

VALESON, A. N.

  • Memories of Hephaestion. A Story of Alexander the Great (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform)

ZORN, L. M.

  • The Lion’s Cub (The Philalexandros Chronicles Book 1) (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform)

1.3 DETECTIVE – HISTORICAL THRILLER

DOODY, Margaret

  • Aristotele nel regno di Alessandro (A Cloudy Day in Babylon) (Aristotele #10) (Sellerio) 

MATHIESON, Theodore

  • Grandi detective (The great “detectives”) (Elliot Edizioni)

NICASTRO, Nicholas

  • L’impero di cenere (Empire of Ashes) (Aliberti Editore)

PETTA, Adriano

1.4 CONTEMPORARY FICTION – FICTION CONTEMPORANEA

PALMA, Francesco

1.4.1 CONTEMPORARY THRILLER – THRILLER CONTEMPORANEO

ADAMS, Will

  • L’enigma di Alessandro Magno (The Alexander Cipher) (Daniel Knox #1) (Cairo Editore)

BERRY, Steve

  • L’ombra del leone (The Venetian Betrayal) (Cotton Malone #3) (Tea)

DE VINCENZI, Bernardino

  • Il segreto della montagna sacra (Innocenti Editore) 

HEMINGWAY, Seán

  • The Tomb of Alexander (Arrow Books)

REILLY, Matthew

  • Le sette prove (Seven Ancient Wonders) (Jack West Jr. #1) (Tea) 

STRINGER, Jay

  • Marah Chase and the Conqueror’s Tomb (Pegasus Books)

WENDE, Hamilton

  • House of War (Kwarts Publishers)

WILDE, Tom

  • The Blood of Alexander (Tor Books)

1.5 UCHRONIC – UCRONICO

FALCONER, Colin

  • Il Conquistatore (Colossus) (Newton Compton Editori)

NEGRETE, Javier

  • Alessandro Magno e l’aquila di Roma (Alejandro magno y las águilas de Roma) (Newton Compton Editori)

1.6 FANTASY

ROSS, Kat

  • The Midnight Sea (Il quarto elemento #1)
  • Blood of the Prophet (Il quarto elemento #2)
  • Queen of Chaos (Il quarto elemento #3)

1.6.1 HISTORICAL FANTASY – FANTASY STORICO

BOMBASSEI, Roberto

CAMPARSI, Davide

DI PIETRO, Francesco

  • Generali Imperatori (Mnamon)

FLINT, Eric, HUFF, George, GOODLETT, Paula

  • The Alexander Inheritance (A Ring of Fire Novel) (Baen Books)

FRESI, Davide

MACAIRE, Jennifer

  • The Road to Alexander (Time for Alexander Series #1) (Accent Press)
  • Son of the Moon (Time for Alexander Series #3) (Accent Press)
  • Storms Over Babylon (Time for Alexander Series #4) (Accent Press)
  • Chants to Persephone (Time for Alexander Series #5) (Accent Press)
  • The Soul of Time (Time for Alexander Series #6) (Accent Press)
  • The Eternal Banquet (Time for Alexander Series #7) (Accent Press)

STELMIC, Daniel A.

  • Servo del tempo. L’incredibile storia di Philip Macquarie (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform)

1.6.2 HISTORICAL FANTASY ROMANCE – ROMANCE FANTASY-STORICO

DANIELS, Maya

  • The Cursed Kingdom (Independently published)

1.7 GENDER SWAPPED

ELLIOTT, Kate


2. CHILDREN – BAMBINI

ABBOTT, Jacob

  • Alexander the Great – Makers of History (Amazon Digital Services)

ADAMS, Simon

  • Alessandro il soldato che ha conquistato il mondo (Alexander: The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World) (IdeeAli)

APPEL, Federico

  • Le memorie di Alessandro. Battaglie amori e bugie (Nuove Edizioni Romane) 

BANAL, Luisa

  • Alessandro il Grande – Iskander (Illustrazioni di Carlo Nicco) (Paravia)

BATTISTA, Carmen

CAPONE, Andrea

  • Sulle orme di… Alessandro Magno (Istituto Geografico DeAgostini)

CARENA, Carena

  • Alessandro Magno la conquista del mondo (Einaudi Ragazzi Storia)

CHURCH, Alfred John

  • A Young Macedonian in the Army of Alexander the Great: A Historical Fiction of Ancient Greece (Pantianos Classics)

CROSIO, Elena

  • Alessandro Magno (Tascabili La Spiga, Giovani Lettori)

DEFRASNE, Jean

  • Alessandro Magno (Editrice Piccoli) 

Du GARDE PEACH, L.

  • Alexander the Great: An adventure from history- Ladybird books (illustrations by John Kenney) (Wills & Hepworth Ltd)

KRMPOTIC, Milo J.

MILO, Francesco

  • Alessandro Magno “Essere sempre il migliore” (La Biblioteca Editrice)

NOVELLI, Luca

OLIVIERI, Jacopo

PITZORNO, Bianca

  • L’amazzone di Alessandro Magno (Mondadori)

POLI, Luca

  • Ma chi era questa Cleopatra? (Franco Cosimo Panini)

ROBINS, Phil

  • Alexander the Great and His Claim to Fame- Dead Famous (illustrations by Clive Goddard) (Scholastic Ltd)

SANTULIANA, Michele

SICILIANO, Cristina

  • Alessandro Magno (Armando Curcio Editore)

STEFANI, Stefania

  • Alessandro il Grande (I Grandi della Storia, Dami Editore)

VOLONTÉ, Luca

  • Il ritorno del re. La figura di Alessandro Magno negli autori latini (Curatore) (Carlo Signorelli Editore) 

WATERFIELD, Kathryn & Robin

  • Who Was Alexander The Great? (Penguin)

WILHELM, Doug

  • Alexander the Great: Master of the Ancient World. A Wicked History (Scholastic)

2.1 FIABE – FAIRY TALES

Mavroyenneas, Maria


3. ADOLESCENTI – TEENAGERS

FO, Dario

Nikos, Kazantzakis

  • Alexander the Great: A Novel (Ohio University Press)

4. COMICS AND MANGA – FUMETTI E MANGA

4.1 COMICS – FUMETTI

BIAGI, Enzo

  • Storia dell’umanità a Fumetti 07 – Da Pericle ad Alessandro Magno (DeAgostini)

BLENGINO, Luca

GOY, David 

Martin Mystère (Sergio Bonelli Editore)

  • n. 348 – Il Grande Gioco
  • n. 371 – Gog e Magog

4.2 MANGA

DETHAN, Isabelle

  • L’uomo che ha ucciso #2: Filippo II di Macedonia – Marat (Editoriale Cosmo) 

IWAAKI, Hitoshi

  • Historie – 9 voll. (Edizioni BD) in corso di pubblicazione

NITROPLUS, TYPE-MOON, SHINJIRO

  • Fate Zero 14 voll. (Star Comics)

YASUHIKO, Yoshikazu

  • Alessandro Magno. Il sogno dell’impero mondiale (Alexandros – Sekai Teikoku he no Yume) (Yamato Edizioni)

5. THEATRICAL TEXTS

BANKS, W. B.

  • Born of Gods: The Boyhood of Alexander The Great. A virtual film (Novum Publishing)

LAMBERTI, Luigi

  • Alessandro in Armozia: azione scenica (Giovanni Silvestri, HardPress Publishing) 

TASSONI, Alessandro

  • Difesa Alessandro Macedone divisa in tre dialoghi con Appendice di altri scritti tassoniani. Vol 2 (Raffaello Giusti Editore, Forgotten Books) 

Vincent-Kirby, Portia

  • Arridaeus (Independently published)

6. STORIES – RACCONTI

A.A.V.V.

  • Delitti al museo (Il Giallo Mondadori) (Mondadori)

SCHMIDT, Arno

  • Alessandro o Della Verità (Alexander oder Was ist Wahrheit) (Einaudi)