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Multcolib School Corps Picks Ancient Rome Fiction Grades 5 and 6

The Last Girls of Pompeii
The Last Girls of Pompeii By Lasky, Kathryn (eBook - 2007 ) 3M downloadable ebook Check availability»

Annotation:Twelve-year-old Julia knows that her physical deformity will keep her from a normal life, but counts on the continuing friendship of her life-long slave, Mitka, until they learn that both of their futures in first-century Pompeii are about to change for the worse.

Atticus of Rome
Atticus of Rome 30 B.C By Denenberg, Barry (Book - 2004 ) y DENENBERG Available in some locations

Annotation:In ancient Rome, Atticus, a young slave purchased by a wealthy and powerful lawyer, finds that he is completely invisible to the people from whom he must gather information in order to help foil a plot against the Emperor.

Miranda the Great
Miranda the Great By Estes, Eleanor (Book - 2005 ) j ESTES Available in some locations

Annotation:When barbarians invade ancient Rome and Miranda the cat is separated from her owners, she and her daughter lead a group of kittens to safety in the Coliseum.

Miranda the Great
Miranda the Great By Estes, Eleanor (eBook - 2005 )

Annotation:When barbarians invade ancient Rome and Miranda the cat is separated from her owners, she and her daughter lead a group of kittens to safety in the Coliseum.

Miranda the Great
Miranda the Great By Estes, Eleanor (Downloadable Audiobook - 2005 )

Annotation:When barbarians invade ancient Rome and Miranda the cat is separated from her owners, she and her daughter lead a group of kittens to safety in the Coliseum.

Delivering Rome
Delivering Rome The Adventures of A Young Roman Courier By Getzinger, Donna (Downloadable Audiobook - 2003 )

Annotation:In Ancient Rome, on the morning of his ninth birthday, young Martial Portius races against time to find his older brother Hershal. Unless Martial can deliver an important message to him, the forgetful Hershal will likely lose his job as a Roman courier. As Martial anxiously searches the crowded streets, he learns a good deal about the people, places, and customs of his native city.

The Last Girls of Pompeii
The Last Girls of Pompeii By Lasky, Kathryn (Book - 2007 ) y LASKY All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:Twelve-year-old Julia knows that her physical deformity will keep her from a normal life, but counts on the continuing friendship of her life-long slave, Mitka, until they learn that both of their futures in first-century Pompeii are about to change for the worse.

The Thieves of Ostia
The Thieves of Ostia A Roman Mystery By Lawrence, Caroline (Book - 2002 ) j LAWRENCE Available in some locations

Annotation: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. Note: To find other titles in this series, do a series search for Roman Mysteries.

Ladrones en el foro
Ladrones en el foro By Lawrence, Caroline (Book - 2002 Spanish ) SPANISH j LAWRENCE Available in some locations

Annotation: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. Note: To find other titles in this series, do a series search for Misterios Romanos.

The Ancient Ocean Blues
The Ancient Ocean Blues By Mitchell, Jack (Book - 2008 ) j MITCHELL 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:It all starts when likable teenager Marcus Oppius is unwittingly involved in "promoting" the young Julius Caesar in a Roman election. When Marcus proves better at politics than anyone suspected, he is assigned an almost impossible mission.

The Roman Conspiracy
The Roman Conspiracy By Mitchell, Jack (Book - 2005 ) j MITCHELL 2005 Available in some locations

Annotation:A Roman nobleman of the provinces must travel to the capital of the Republic to save his fortune and his family, and maybe even Rome itself.

Galen
Galen My Life in Imperial Rome By Moss, Marissa (Book - 2002 ) j MOSS Available in some locations

Annotation:Twelve-year-old Galen describes his life as a slave in Rome under the Emperor Augustus. Features hand-printed text, drawings, and marginal notes.

Roman Diary
Roman Diary The Journal of Iliona of Mytilini, Who Was Captured by Pirates and Sold as A Slave in Rome, A.D. 107 By Platt, Richard (Book - 2009 ) j PLATT 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:On a sea voyage from her native Greece to Egypt, Iliona's ship is boarded by pirates and she ends up sold as a slave in Rome. Includes information on Roman culture.

Tiger, Tiger
Tiger, Tiger By Banks, Lynne Reid (Book - 2005 ) j BANKS 2005 Available in some locations

Annotation:Two tiger cub brothers are taken from the jungle to ancient Rome, where one becomes the pampered pet of Caesar's daughter and the other becomes a man-eating "entertainment act" at the Colosseum.

Tigre, tigre
Tigre, tigre By Banks, Lynne Reid (Book - 2010 Spanish ) SPANISH j BANKS 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Dos cachorros de tigre son capturados y enviados a Roma, adonde a uno, Brutus, lo entrenan para matar en el Coliseo y al otro, Botas, le quitan las uñas y se lo regalan a Aurelia, la hija del César. Aurelia ama a Botas y empieza a enamorarse de Julius, su entrenador, hasta que Botas se escapa como resultado de una broma infantil. César castiga a Aurelia pero guarda la peor sentencia para Julius y Botas, a quienes los condena a pelear en el Coliseo

Tiger, Tiger
Tiger, Tiger By Banks, Lynne Reid (Audiobook CD - 2005 ) CD Children BANKS Available in some locations

Annotation:Two tiger cub brothers are taken from the jungle to ancient Rome, where one becomes the pampered pet of Caesar's daughter and the other becomes a man-eating "entertainment act" at the Colosseum.

Tiger, Tiger
Tiger, Tiger By Banks, Lynne Reid (Downloadable Audiobook - 2005 )

Annotation:Two tiger cub brothers are taken from the jungle to ancient Rome, where one becomes the pampered pet of Caesar's daughter and the other becomes a man-eating "entertainment act" at the Colosseum.

See You Later, Gladiator
See You Later, Gladiator By Scieszka, Jon (Book - 2000 ) j SCIESZKA Available in some locations

Annotation:Pacho, Beto and Sergio demonstrate some of their favorite professional wrestling moves when they are transported to ancient Rome and forced to fight as gladiators in the Colosseum.

Nos vemos, gladiador
Nos vemos, gladiador By Scieszka, Jon (Book - 2002 Spanish ) SPANISH j SCIESZKA Available in some locations

Annotation:Pacho, Beto and Sergio demonstrate some of their favorite professional wrestling moves when they are transported to ancient Rome and forced to fight as gladiators in the Colosseum.

The Bronze Bow
The Bronze Bow By Speare, Elizabeth George (Book - 1989 ) j SPEARE Available in some locations

Annotation:When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate. Set in Galilee in the time of Jesus, this story tells of a young Jewish rebel who is won over to the gentle teachings of Jesus.

The Bronze Bow
The Bronze Bow By Speare, Elizabeth George (Downloadable Audiobook - 2006 )

Annotation:When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate. Set in Galilee in the time of Jesus, this story tells of a young Jewish rebel who is won over to the gentle teachings of Jesus.

The Bronze Bow
The Bronze Bow By Speare, Elizabeth George (eBook - 1989 )

Annotation:When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate. Set in Galilee in the time of Jesus, this story tells of a young Jewish rebel who is won over to the gentle teachings of Jesus.

Most Wanted
Most Wanted By Thompson, Kate (Book - 2010 ) j THOMPSON 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:In first century Rome, in the turmoil after a rumor circulates that mad Emperor "Littleboots" is dead, young Marcus brings home a horse that the emperor had proclaimed a consul and his family decides they must treat it as an honored guest.

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Fiction titles on Ancient Rome for Grade 5 and Grade 6


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