Minimus is based on the lives of a real family who lived at Vindolanda in about 100 AD

Minimus 1 ( ISBN: 9780521659604 ), Minimus 1 Teacher's Resource Book ( ISBN: 9780521659611 ), Minimus Secundus (ISBN: 9780521755450 ), Minimus Secundus Teacher's Resource Book ( ISBN: 9780521755467 ) written by Barbara Bell and illustrated by Helen Forte, are all published by Cambridge University Press.

The Italian version of Minimus is published by Loescher ( ISBN-13: 9788820129644)

The Slovenian version of Minimus and Minimus Secundus is published by Modrijan ( ISBN: 9789612416171)

There are two sets of ten MiniBooks by Barbara Bell and Helen Forte, which provide extra Latin stories for reading, available from this website.

Audio versions of Minimus and Minimus Secundus are also available from CUP.

Training and grants to help buy Minimus books are provided by the Primary Latin Project. Email Barbara for more information.

A new book 'Minimus in Practice' will provide further resources for teachers and cross-curricular links.

Future developments include iBook versions of Minimus and an app.

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