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5.0 out of 5 stars
This book ROXs for young teens, 21 Jun 2002
Lightning-fast plot, heart-pounding adventure, and thrilling secrets are magic in The Secrets of Vesuvius by Caroline Lawrence!
The four main characters - Flavia, Nubia, Jonathan, and Lupus - are stranded on an Island at the farm of Flavia`s uncle Gaius with Mt. Vesuvius threatening to erupt with molten lava pouring down on the city.
Problem? No one knows it! It`s a world where animals start behaving strangly and even die, and earthquakes jar the land! Will they survive? Read this Thrilling adventure to find out!
Adventure lovers will love this book!