The Man From Pomegranate Street

by Caroline Lawrence

eBooks of the Month Historical Fiction

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Caroline Lawrence has a real gift for bringing history to life through her characters and here in what is the 17th and final title in the Roman Mysteries series is no exception. With action and adventure throughout coupled with page-turning drama you cannot fail to enjoy history.   These 17 titles have collectively sold over 1.1 million copies since the first title was published back in 2001.   In 2009 the author won the Classical Association Prize for, 'a significant contribution to the public understanding of Classics as well as being recognised as having an exemplary combination of entertainment and education.

 

The Man From Pomegranate Street Synopsis

September AD 81. Returning from Ephesus to Rome, Flavia and her friends learn of the mysterious and sudden death of the Emperor Titus. Was his death natural? Or was it murder? As the four detectives investigate this mystery, they little dream how much their lives - as well as the future of Italia - will be changed as a result. At last, many of the questions Roman Mysteries fans have been burning to have answered are revealed in the final book of the series.

 

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Closing date: 31/08/2018

We are offering THREE lucky people the chance to win the Series 4 box set of the hit ITV period drama (RRP: £24.99). 1796: To defend Cornwall and those he loves from an empowered George, Ross must learn to play the political game on a journey that takes him to the nation's capital and into new perils. While Demelza manages the Poldark’s affairs at home, Elizabeth moves to further secure her marriage. Drake struggles in resigning Morwenna to life with Osborne and the Enyses are tested as never before. Prime Minister Pitt calls an election and uncertainty grips the country. While Ross watches Cornwall suffer under the power of Truro’s MP, George Warleggan, Demelza’s infidelity leaves her strained between her husband and a lovesick Hugh, who is set to rival George in the upcoming election. The Enyses contemplate having a child and Elizabeth seeks the same to secure her marriage. Meanwhile, Morwenna uses Osborne’s affair with her sister Rowella to keep the reverend’s advances at bay and Demelza seeks to reconcile rival local Lords Falmouth and Basset. The draw closes on the 31st August and the winner will be notified by the 7th September.

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The Man From Pomegranate Street Press Reviews

'Caroline Lawrence's Roman Mysteries series is brought to its dramatic conclusion... This seventeen book epic makes ancient classic stories accessible and exciting. I think the whole package is a tremendous achievement and sure to bring in a whole new readership.' Sue Steel, CHILDREN'S BOOKSELLER

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ISBN: 9781842551936
Publication date: 18/06/2009
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Format: Hardback

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ISBN: 9781842551936
Publication date: 18th June 2009
Author: Caroline Lawrence
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Format: Hardback
Genres: eBook Favourites, Historical Fiction,
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About Caroline Lawrence

Caroline Lawrence was born in London. Her American parents returned to the United States shortly afterwards and she grew up in Bakersfield, California with her younger brother and sister. Her father taught English and drama in a local high school and her mother was an artist.When she was twelve, Caroline's family moved to Stanford University in northern California so that her father could study Linguistics. Caroline inherited her father's love of words and her mother's love of art. She subsequently studied Classics at Berkeley, where she won a Marshall Scholarship to Cambridge. There, at Newnham College, she studied Classical ...

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