Vicky Alvear Shecter
Writer and author of 'Curses and Smoke: A Novel of Pompeii, the 'Pompeii' anthology, 'A Day of Fire,' and 'Cleopatra's Moon'

Vicky Alvear Shecter writes about the ancient world. Her novels include Cleopatra’s Moon, the story of Cleopatra's real-life daughter, Curses and Smoke: A Novel of Pompeii, and Anubis Speaks! A Guide to the Afterworld by the Egyptian God of the Dead She blogs at History With A Twist.