Little Nero reveals fascinating personal details of the childhood of the famous Emperor Nero whose dream is to become a singer. Nero's ambitious mother, Agrippina, has different ideas and with her intrigues plans his future as Emperor of the Roman Empire. Forced to dedicate himself to politics instead of the arts Nero rebels and becomes a little tyrant. The events, which go from his childhood till the time when he becomes Roman Emperor, are masterfully narrated and illustrated. This is more than a historical short novel, this is a lively and enchanting story.