Escape from Pompeii

byChristina Balit

Paperback | February 26, 2013

Escape from Pompeii by Christina Balit
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The eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 meant death for most of the Roman citizens living in Pompeii. But some people must have survived, and Christina Balit has used this as the starting-point for her story. It tells of Tranio, an actor's son, and his friend Livia, the baker's daughter, who witness the destruction of their beloved city.

Christina Balit was born in Manchester but grew up in the Middle East. She studied at Chelsea School of Art and the Royal College of Art, and also attended Morley Theatre School and Questors Theatre School. She has exhibited widely and is also a playwright. Her books have won several nominations, commendations and a shortlist place for...
Title:Escape from PompeiiFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:32 pages, 10 X 10 X 0.12 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 10 X 10 X 0.12 inPublished:February 26, 2013Publisher:Frances Lincoln Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1845070593

ISBN - 13:9781845070595

Appropriate for ages: 6

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