The Roman Mysteries: The Fugitive from Corinth

Caroline Lawrence

6-9 years
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04 May 2006
9781842555156
240 pages
Synopsis

Mystery and adventure for four young detectives in Ancient Roman times..

It seems that Flavia's tutor, Aristo, has committed a terrible crime - attempting to murder Flavia's own father. When Aristo escapes, Flavia and her friends give chase, but they aren't the only ones on Aristo's trail. Who else is after the young tutor? And what made him want to kill?

Another enjoyable and educational story, this entry into the Roman Mysteries series allows us to enjoy a road trip through some of the most famous and beautiful parts of Roman-period Greece... another fun and intriguing entry into the series with a nice emotional undercurrent in the idenitity of Captain Geminus as the victim, giving the story greater interest and enotional depth.

Juliette Harrison, POP CLASSICS