Caroline Lawrence

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Caroline Lawrence won a scholarship to Cambridge to read Classical Archaeology, then did a degree in Hebrew and Jewish studies at University College London. She now lives in London with her English husband and teaches Latin, Greek, Hebrew, Art and French to children.

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* Roman Mysteries
Western Mysteries
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Caroline Lawrence Membercast Objects

In July 2021 I was interviewed by fellow children's author Iszi Lawrence (no relation) for the British Museum Membercast. We talked about artefacts in the British Museum that have inspired my writing. For anyone who wants to know more, here are some of the objects we discussed. Click the photos for links to the objects. 

1. Rock crystal die. Find it in the Greek and Roman Life room (room 69) di Read more of this blog post »
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Caroline Lawrence Membercast Objects



In July 2021 I was interviewed by fellow children's author Iszi Lawrence (no relation) for the British Museum Membercast. We talked about artefacts i Read more of this blog post »
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“I love reading books because...
1. books teach you how to live.
2. books teach you how to love.
3. books encourage you and give you hope.
4, books lift you up when you are down.
5. books take you to places and times you could never otherwise visit”
Caroline Lawrence

“All the wealth in the world is no good if you don’t have a family.”
Caroline Lawrence, The Thieves of Ostia

“Great Juno’s peacock!’ cried Flavia again. ‘A peacock.”
Caroline Lawrence, Roman Mysteries Complete Collection

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“I’ve never written for kids… I’m just trying to tap into the kid in myself & just go with my taste.”
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“Good prose should be transparent, like a window pane.”
George Orwell

“It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.”
Hippocrates

“It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.”
Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities




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