Colossus of Rhodes - 9th Roman Mystery
In an effort to discover if his mother is still alive, Lupus and his friends travel to the island of Rhodes, which happens to be the base of a criminal mastermind. 224 pgs.
This series is about a group of young friends (Flavia Gemina who is the daughter of a Roman sea captain, Nubia, Jonathan, and Lupus) who live near Rome around A.D. 80. The group is always off on exciting adventures, trying to solve all kinds of crimes and mysteries. You get the suspense and thrills of a mystery with the historical setting of ancient Rome. The characters are memorable and the books are well-written. Each book about 160 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel