Continuation of the unique series of captivating adventure stories set in Ancient Rome.
May AD 80. Flavia and her three friends, Jonathan, Nubia and Lupus are in Cenchrea, the eastern harbour of Corinth, the hometown of Aristo, their tutor.
But Aristo tells them he is not coming back with them this time. Later, there is a commotion, and the children find a blood-soaked Aristo crouched over Flavia's father, who has been stabbed.
The children set off for Delphi in pursuit of Aristo.
About the Author
Caroline Lawrence is American. She won a scholarship to Cambridge to read Classical Archaeology, then did a degree in Hebrew and Jewish Studies at University College, London. She lives with her husband, a graphic designer, by the river in London and is active as a speaker in schools and at book festivals.
'Mixes ancient history with Scooby-Doo modernity... There's a lot of cheerful colour, but the comic business is also balanced out by spooky mytholgical allusions.' Will Cohu Telegraph Website 13.12.05
'Caroline Lawrence offers a fascinating glimpse into life in ancient Greece.' Elizabeth Hawkesley Historical Novels Review
Series: The Roman Mysteries
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
For Grades: 4 - 6
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 13th October 2015
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.6 x 14.0
Weight (kg): 0.38
Edition Number: 1