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Roman Quests: Escape from Rome

Roman Quests: Escape from Rome

The first in a brand new historical adventure series from million-copy-selling Caroline Lawrence, set in Roman Britain during the reign of the evil Emperor Domitian.

The year is AD 94. When the evil Emperor Domitian sends soldiers to seize his family’s home in the middle of the night, twelve-year-old Juba must escape with his brother and sisters, and journey to distant Britannia on the edge of the known world.

His task: To avoid capture and death.
His quest: To find a safe haven in Britain.
His destiny: To save the children.


Brand new exciting Roman series from the bestselling author of THE ROMAN MYSTERIES, perfect for children studying at Key Stage 2. Historical locations featured in book 1 are Rome, Ostia, Londinium and Fishbourne.
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Genre: Children's, Teenage & Educational / Children's / Teenage Fiction & True Stories / Historical Fiction (children's

On Sale: 5th May 2016

Price: £6.99

ISBN-13: 9781510100237

Reviews

Promising to be just as thrilling and richly detailed as her Roman Mysteries.
THE BOOKSELLER
This is a fast-paced, exciting and dramatic story...
Juliette, POP CLASSICS
An interesting and exciting read that is extremely well researched. It is packed with accurate detail of everyday Roman life. The story is so well paced and involving that you don't realise just how much information you are absorbing.
SCHOOL LIBRARIAN on ROMAN MYSTERIES
This is a very atmospheric, exciting story full of historical detail and surprises.
Debbie, PRIMARY TIMES - HAMPSHIRE
Full of thrills and excitement from the very first sentence.
Linda Lawlor, THE BOOKBAG
A brilliant page-turner which will undoubtedly keep KS2 children on the edge of their seats. If only all historical fiction was as carefully researched as this.
ENGLISH 4-11
There is an excellent history lesson nestling among all the adventures the children encounter
Ann Giles, The Book Witch
This exciting adventure really captures the attention as well as being packed with authentic historical detail
Sarah Brew, PARENTS IN TOUCH