The Secrets of Vesuvius
It's the summer of AD 79, and Flavia Gemina the sea captain's daughter along with her friends Jonathan the Jewish boy; Nubia the African slave-girl; and Lupus the homeless beggar-boy set sail for the Bay of Naples, to stay with Flavia's uncle near Pompeii. They are soon absorbing in trying to solve a riddle that may lead to treasure. But then tragedy strikes—Mount Vesuvius erupts and the children are fleeing for their lives, in one of the worst natural disasters ever recorded. Not just a mystery—an absolutely thrilling action adventure that makes you feel you were there!
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Review: The Secrets of Vesuvius (The Roman Mysteries #2)User Review - Eric Zulueta - Goodreads
It is very easy to get hooked to this book series.. The pacing is fast and the book is full of insightful tidbits about what life could have been like in Ancient Rome.. The last part of the book was ... Read full review
Review: The Secrets of Vesuvius (The Roman Mysteries #2)User Review - Cooper - Goodreads
This is a good book about a bunch of mystery solving kids who go over to Pompeii to visit their uncle. Little did they know that the majestic Mount Vesuvius was about to explode changing Pompeii ... Read full review