A Day in Ancient Rome
By Jacopo Olivieri (Author), Clarissa Corradin (Illustrator)
With just a blink of his eyes, Avery is able to transport himself to another country and another time in history! Today he is Averius, a boy from Ancient Rome. Join him on his incredible adventure. You will meet the emperor, talk to a general of the greatest army of ancient times, and even watch a gladiator fight.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Jacopo Olivieri was born in Verona in 1966, but he spent part of his childhood in the Ivory Coast. After working as an illustrator, cartoonist, and toy designer, he decided to work in children's books, as author, translator, editor, and scriptwriter.
Clarissa Corradin was born in Ivrea, Italy, in 1992. She attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Turin, where she studied painting and illustration. At present she is working passionately on illustrations for children's books.