Scribes from Alexandria
Written by Caroline Lawrence
Part of the The Roman Mysteries Series
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Caroline Lawrence has a real gift for bringing history to life through the four main characters in her impressive ‘Roman Mysteries’ series. This is the 15th in and the four heroes have plenty of puzzles to solve in a thrilling quest but danger lies around every corner.
Scribes from Alexandria by Caroline Lawrence
A desperate quest begins in the port of Alexandria: site of the great lighthouse, the famous Library, and the tomb of Alexander the Great. Codes, riddles, anagrams and hieroglyphics lead the young detectives down the river Nile to pyramids and sphinxes, temples and tombs, crocodiles and hippos. But what lies at the end of the journey? Treasure? Or death?
'Lawrence's books are well supported with information about the period and locale in which they are set...A gripping mystery adventure story' - Books for Keeps
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