The Dream of Scipio
From Library Staff
Three narratives, set in the fifth, fourteenth, and twentieth centuries, all with a love story at its center, all hinging on the capacity of humans for cruelty and kindness.
Three narratives, set in the fifth, fourteenth, and twentieth centuries, all revolving around an ancient text and each with a love story at its center.
The Dream of Scipio follows the lives of three deeply thoughtful and philosophical men who who lived in France’s Provence in three different centuries of great upheaval and face terrible decisions which try their deepest beliefs.
Three historical settings and three love stories weave together in this acclaimed novel, set in Provence.