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A hero's quest

Author: David Grimstone
Publisher: London : Hodder Children's, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Decimus Rex is kidnapped by slave-takers and arrives at the Arena Primus, he is convinced he has the strength and determination to earn his freedom. However, in order to do this, he must outshine his fellow slaves and endure trials involving burning hot coals, hammers, spikes and combat. Throughout it all, he is under the burning eye of the trial-master Slavious Doom. For Decimus Rex, the journey to manhood  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Children's stories
Children's adventure fiction
Children's historical fiction
Children's fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Grimstone
ISBN: 9780340970515 0340970510
OCLC Number: 319209622
Description: 111 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: by David Grimstone.

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This is the first book in a gripping series packed full of action and adventure as young gladiator Decimus Rex fights for survival in Ancient Rome.  Read more...

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"Spectacular action on every page" Keelan aged 10 "Adventurous,exciting, thrilling and gripping" Zoe aged 9 "Fantastic" Dominik aged 8 "Really enjoyable" Fran aged 10 'A gripping plot and spectacular Read more...

 
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