Rights Available. To Hold the Throne is Historical Thriller that tells the riveting, tale of iconic figures: King Herod the Great, Mariamne, Cleopatra, Marc Antony, and Augustus.
Joni Okun graduated magna cum laude from Washington University, then earned her J.D. degree from Saint Louis University School of Law. She served as a law clerk to a federal judge, and worked as an international litigator and as business and employment lawyer. A member of the Historical Novel Society, Ms. Okun is passionate about writing and reading historical fiction. She lives in Orlando with her husband and two exceptionally destructive silky terriers.
Rights buyers for To Hold the Throne, a book that tells a little-known story about well-known historical figures--King Herod the Great, Mariamne, Marc Antony, Cleopatra, and Augustus--in Roman Era Judea, Alexandria, and Rome. Maccabee Princess Mariamne marries King Herod the Great and sets off a firestorm of power-grabbing, betrayal, and tragedy.