Roman Quests: Escape from Rome

Caroline Lawrence

6-9 years
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05 May 2016
240 pages

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.

Promising to be just as thrilling and richly detailed as her Roman Mysteries.


Full of thrills and excitement from the very first sentence.

Linda Lawlor, THE BOOKBAG

This exciting adventure really captures the attention as well as being packed with authentic historical detail