WorldCat Identities

Lawrence, Caroline

Overview
Works: 236 works in 856 publications in 12 languages and 20,623 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Western fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.L425, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Caroline Lawrence
 
Most widely held works by Caroline Lawrence
The thieves of Ostia : a Roman mystery by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

62 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Rome in the year 79 A.D., a group of children from very different backgrounds work together to discover who beheaded a pet dog -- and why
The case of the deadly desperados by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

29 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862 Nevada Territory, after finding his foster parents murdered and scalped, twelve-year-old Pinky Pinkerton, son of a railroad detective and a Sioux Indian, inherits a valuable deed and must hide from dangerous Whittlin Walt and his gang of desperados
The secrets of Vesuvius by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

50 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Flavia and her friends encounter the Roman admiral Pliny before making a journey to her uncle's farm near Mt. Vesuvius, where they try to solve a riddle, reunite a family, and get out of the path of a natural disaster
P.K. Pinkerton and the pistol-packing widows by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

41 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1860s Nevada, master-of-disguise P.K. Pinkerton uncovers a sinister plot when he takes a case that calls for him to shadow his friend and mentor, Poker Face Jace
The assassins of Rome by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flavia and Nubia follow Jonathan to Rome and into the Golden House built by the emperor Nero, where a dangerous assassin lurks
The dolphins of Laurentum by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ragged stranger and the prospect of losing her family's fortune lead Flavia Gemina and her friends, Jonathan, Lupus, and Nubia to a seaside villa where possible danger and treasure are close at hand
The enemies of Jupiter by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan and his friends are called to Rome by the emperor in the winter of 80 A.D. to find the new Prometheus believed to have brought an epidemic to the city, but Jonathan, obsessed with reuniting his parents, makes some unwise--and life-threatening--choices
P.K. Pinkerton and the petrified man by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After escaping the ruthless desperados, master-of-disguise P.K. Pinkerton has now set up a Private Eye business in Virginia City and is ready when a young maid named Martha approaches him for help in escaping a killer"--
The twelve tasks of Flavia Gemina by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

32 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Roman widow shows unusual interest in Flavia's father, Flavia decides to discover Cartila's true motives by performing twelve tasks, just like the Greek hero Hercules
The gladiators from Capua by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

28 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suspecting their friend Jonathan is alive, Flavia, Nubia, and Lupus go to Rome for the Colosseum Games, facing wild beasts, criminals, conspirators, and gladiators, and where Nubia is called upon to make a terrible choice
The charioteer of Delphi by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flavia and her friends go to Rome to celebrate the Festival of Jupiter at Senator Cornix's town house, where they befriend the young charioteer, Scopas, and quickly find themselves embroiled in a campaign to sabotage one of the rival racing factions
The Colossus of Rhodes by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 80 A.D., ten-year-old Roman sleuth Flavia and her friends sail from Corinth to Rhodes to try to stop a mysterious man who is kidnapping children and selling them into slavery
The fugitive from Corinth by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flavia, Jonathan, Nubia and Lupus are soon to set sail from Corinth with Flavia's sea captain father at the helm when the unimaginable happens: Captain Geminus is brutally stabbed in his room at the inn. To make matters worse, one of his and the kids' most trusted friends is found standing over him with a bloody knife. The gang pursues the culprit to Delphi and Athens, with Flavia so focused on vengeance that her detective skills are not as sharp as they usually are. It's quiet Nubia who sees what's really going on
The Sirens of Surrentum by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Flavia and her friends Jonathan, Lupus, and Nubia are invited to visit Pulchra, who asks them to uncover who is trying to poison her mother
The pirates of Pompeii by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At a refugee camp following the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius which buried Pompeii, Flavia and her friends discover that children are disappearing and a very powerful citizen might be involved
The man from Pomegranate Street by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Emperor Titus dies mysteriously and suddenly, Flavia and her friends investigate to find out if Titus's death was natural or if he was murdered
The beggar of Volubilis by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and French and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flavia and her friends are on a quest for the Emperor Titus--to steal a valuable gemstone known as "Nero's Eye" and to discover what's happened to Uncle Gaius
The slave-girl from Jerusalem by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and French and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ostia is gripped by a case of triple murder. The defendant seems the most unlikely criminal - a tragic and beautiful slave-girl with a haunted past."--Cover, p.4
The prophet from Ephesus by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presumed dead by their families but wanted by unknown authorities, Flavia, Jonathan, Nubia and Lupus feel very far from home. News of more kidnappings in Italia reach them and when they discover one of Mirian's twins is among the missing, the detectives investigate."--Page 4 of cover
The scribes from Alexandria by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flavia and her friends are shipwrecked on their way back to Ostia from North Africa. In a desperate quest to find a missing friend, the group finds themelves in the Egyptian port town of Alexandria
 
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The thieves of Ostia : a Roman mystery
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The case of the deadly desperadosThe secrets of VesuviusP.K. Pinkerton and the pistol-packing widowsThe assassins of RomeThe dolphins of LaurentumThe enemies of JupiterThe twelve tasks of Flavia GeminaThe gladiators from Capua
Alternative Names
Caroline Lawrence Amerikaans schrijfster

Caroline Lawrence amerikansk författare

Caroline Lawrence amerikansk skribent

Caroline Lawrence auteur de romans pour la jeunesse

Caroline Lawrence Caroline Lawrence

Caroline Lawrencová

Weiss, Caroline Day 1954-

קרוליין לורנס

کارولین لارنس نویسنده آمریکایی

로렌스, 캐럴라인 1954-

ローレンス, キャロライン

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