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Stowaway slaves

Stowaway slaves

Grimstone, David

Decimus Rex has escaped Arena Primus in the company of a fellow slave, Olu Umbika. Together, the pair has managed to do what no one else has ever done - flee the clutches of Slavious Doom. As expected, the overlord is furious and demands their immediate capture. A frantic and determined search follows

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories. Adventure stories.
Published London: Hodder Children's, 2009
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Statement of responsibility: David Grimstone
ISBN: 0340970537, 9780340970539
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 98 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm. + 1 cut-out character.
Series: Gladiator boy ; 3
Subject: Rome History Juvenile fiction.; Rex, Decimus (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.; Gladiators Rome Juvenile fiction.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 6.2
Interest Level: MY
Points: 1
Quiz Number: 215171

Author note

David Lee Stone is best known for his seriesThe Illmoor Chronicles. His books have been published in many countries and in several different languages. He started writing at the age of 10 and was submitting manuscripts to publishers by the time he was 13. David currently lives in the town of Ramsgate, Kent. He is married with two children, and makes increasingly crazy videos on his 'David Grimstone' youtube channel.


"Spectacular action on every page"
Keelan aged 10||"Adventurous,exciting, thrilling and gripping"
Zoƫ aged 9||"Fantastic"
Dominik aged 8||"Really enjoyable"
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