A fantasy adventure set in the ancient Roman Empire.
Recommended grade level: 5 and up
Pages: 352 (for ISBN 9780545561549)
Summary: When Nic, a slave in the mines outside of Rome, is forced to enter a sealed cavern containing the lost treasures of Julius Caesar, he finds much more than gold and gemstones: He discovers an ancient bulla, an amulet that belonged to the great Caesar and is filled with a magic once reserved for the Gods — magic some Romans would kill for. Continue reading