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Caroline Lawrence

Roman Mysteries

Through The Roman Mysteries Caroline Lawrence draws readers into the world of Ancient Rome following the stories of Flavia, a young Roman girl and her closest friends. At Caroline’s first ever event at Jewish Book Week, she unraveled some Roman Mysteries and spoke about The Slave Girl from Jerusalem through which we were offered a glimpse of the Jewish world of 80 AD.

Caroline Lawrence announced the winners of the 2008 Children’s Poetry Prize

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School Day
JBW 2008’s School Day looked at ‘Storytelling Histories.’ We invited year 6 classes to sample some of the most exciting parts of the festival in a series of three specially designed sessions with some multi-talented and award-winning writers. Caroline Lawrence, author of The Roman Mysteries spoke about the way she uncovers and brings to life stories from history, focusing on The Slave Girl Form Jerusalem; Storyteller and Folklorist Howard Schwartz told the story of The Bi...