Black Powder

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Description

A rip-roaring historical adventure set at the time of the Gunpowder Plot - winner of the Historical Association Young Quills Award! England, 1605: 12-year-old Tom must save his father from hanging.

He falls in with a mysterious stranger - the Falcon - who promises to help him in exchange for his service.

But on the long journey to London, Tom discovers the Falcon's true mission - and a plot to blow up Parliament with barrels of black powder.

Tom faces a terrible decision: secure his father's release, or stop the assassination of the king ...

A rip-roaring, action-packed life-and-death quest, packed with history and adventure

Set at the time of the Gunpowder Plot and featuring Guy Fawkes - perfect for Bonfire Night and beyond

Ideal for readers aged nine and up

Check out more historical adventures by Ally Sherrick: THE BURIED CROWN and THE QUEEN'S FOOL

Product Details

Price
£6.99  £6.50
Publisher
Chicken House Ltd
Publish Date
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781910655269

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