Phoenix by Jackie Anders
"A rollicking, genre-spanning adventure. A highly entertaining read." -Old Atlanta Publishing
A time travel adventure and clean romance story from bestselling author, Jackie Anders, that takes the reader to where the god of war (Mars) was first venerated, Ancient Rome, revealing modern and ancient conspiracies that will have you on the edge of your seat.
Twenty-eight-year-old Kyla Marshall has desires of advancing her career in public relations at all costs... Until she ends up stumbling in on a special ops' mission that takes her from her client's lab in the year 2017 to 8 A.D. Ancient Rome. After learning her new reality, she discovers that the team's mission is to stop a biochemical scientist from unleashing a deadly virus on the unsuspecting 1st Century people in order to change history.
As Kyla encounters hostility and strife on her journey, she is surprisingly protected by the team's leader, Capt. Christopher Eriksen. Even though Eriksen has many internal struggles from what he's seen and done, he inspires her to trust in something bigger than herself. But as Kyla and the team race to stop the impending genocide, Kyla's biggest fear is no longer the known threat. It is the not knowing if she will ever be able to get back home.