WorldCat Identities

Lawrence, Caroline

Overview
Works: 217 works in 777 publications in 11 languages and 20,757 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Historical fiction  Children's audiobooks  Action and adventure fiction  Western stories  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 )

59 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 1,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 79 AD. The place is Ostia, the port of Rome. Flavia Gemina, a Roman sea captain's daughter, is about to embark on a thrilling adventure. The theft of her father's signet ring leads her to three extraordinary people - Jonathan the Jewish boy next door, Nubia the African slave-girl, and Lupus, the mute beggar boy - who become her friends. Their investigations take them to the harbour, the forum, and the tombs of the dead, as they try to discover who is killing the dogs of Ostia, and why
The pirates of Pompeii by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

44 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,726 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 secrets of Vesuvius by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,085 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
The assassins of Rome by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,058 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 case of the deadly desperados by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 949 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 enemies of Jupiter by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

30 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 827 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 )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 818 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 gladiators from Capua by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 797 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 twelve tasks of Flavia Gemina by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 784 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 dolphins of Laurentum by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 759 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 man from Pomegranate Street by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 473 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 )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and French and held by 470 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 charioteer of Delphi by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 397 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 prophet from Ephesus by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 395 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 slave-girl from Jerusalem by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 384 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 case of the deadly desperados by Caroline Lawrence( Recording )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 367 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 fugitive from Corinth by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flavia and her friends pursue tutor Aristo from Corinth to Athens when he escapes after being accused of committing a brutal attack on Flavia's father
The scribes from Alexandria by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 359 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 themselves in the Egyptian port town of Alexandria
The Sirens of Surrentum by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 352 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 Colossus of Rhodes by Caroline Lawrence( Book )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 338 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
 
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The thieves of Ostia : a Roman mystery
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-

کارولین لارنس نویسنده آمریکایی

로렌스, 캐럴라인 1954-

ローレンス, キャロライン

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The pirates of PompeiiThe secrets of VesuviusThe assassins of RomeThe enemies of JupiterThe gladiators from CapuaThe twelve tasks of Flavia GeminaThe dolphins of LaurentumThe man from Pomegranate Street