'As always with Caroline Lawrence, the research is impeccable and the ancient Rome she depicts is very real.' -- Elizabeth Hawksley, HISTORICAL NOVELS REVIEW
The opening of the Colosseum is full of action and adventure in the eighth exciting Roman Mystery.
From the Back Cover
Mystery and adventure for four young detectives in ancient Roman times...
Emperor Titus announces a hundred days of games to celebrate the new amphitheatre in Rome. Flavia, Nubia and Lupus attend, but their real mission is to find Jonathan. Their search leads them to the heart of the games.
Can they outwit the criminals and conspirators, wild beasts and gladiators to find their missing friend?
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ISBN: 978 1 84255 123 3
About the Author
Caroline Lawrence is American. She lives with her husband by the river in London and is active as a speaker in schools and at book festivals. She took part in the British Museum's POMPEII LIVE event, giving talks that were streamed to schools all over the UK, and she is the winner of the 2009 CLASSICS ASSOCIATION PRIZE for 'a significant contribution to the public understanding of Classics'. In addition to the 17 novels in the ROMAN MYSTERIES
sequence, Caroline Lawrence has written five spin-off titles, all of which have contributed to total UK sales in excess of 1 million copies. Her latest new series is THE P.K. PINKERTON MYSTERIES. Visit Caroline's website at http://www.carolinelawrence.com and follow her on Twitter @CarolineLawrenc. Visit The P. K. Pinkerton Mysteries
website at http://www.pkpinkerton.com, follow on Twitter @PK_Pinkerton, like on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/PK-Pinkerton/16580907343875 and read the blog at http://tomboycowgirl.blogspot.co.uk.