The Long-Lost Secret Diary of the World’s Worst Gladiator
This is the diary of a guy who was tricked into becoming a gladiator and had to fight to survive. Each title in this series puts us bang in the middle of the lives of hapless people in frazzling situations!
This series of hilarious fictional diaries put us inside the heads of hapless figures from history. Marcus is a 15-year-old boy living in Pompeii in 79 AD. During a trip to Rome with his merchant dad, he finds himself tricked into becoming a gladiator and forced to fight deadly warriors in the arena. Will Marcus manage to escape his imprisonment? And will he learn to fight and distinguish himself as a gladiator... or will he just run away screaming? 'Get Real' fact boxes featured throughout, as well as a timeline, historical biographies and a glossary in the endmatter, provide historical context and further information.
|Dimensions||198 × 129 × 16 mm|
Children – juvenile / Code: J