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Caroline Lawrence's fans who so eagerly await each new book will relish these six brand-new short stories - also an ideal introduction to the series for first-time readers, or to follow on from fans of TRIMALCHIO'S FEAST. TRIMALCHIO'S FEAST, the first Roman Mysteries mini-mystery, sold over 10,000 copies, and launched the sub-brand to critical acclaim: 'a splendid appetite-whetter for new readers of the series' (TES). Full of extra insights and revelations into the characters' lives in ancient Roman times. Roman Mysteries series has sold over a million copies since publication in September 2001and there are two CBBC TV series based upon the novels. Caroline's profile is at its peak - she was a World Book Day 1 book author in February 2007, and is frequently the subject of media interest in print and on radio. Her books are always favourite picks in retail promotions. Terrific storytelling combined with authentic historical detail. Caroline's depth of research and empathy with the period are unparalleled. Rights sold in 17 territories. Extensive spin-off publishing continues, to tie in with the TV series and consolidate fantastic growth in sales.
Caroline Lawrence is American. She lives with her husband, a graphic designer, by the river in London and, in addition to writing her books, is very active as a speaker in schools and at book festivals.
'If, like me, you were sad to see the end of the excellent Roman Mysteries series last year, you will be delighted to welcome this bonus volume of six mini-mysteries...packed with crisply written conundrums for Flavia and friends to solve' -- Rowan Stanfield CAROUSEL