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Ben Franklin's war

Author: Stephen Eaton Hume
Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn Group, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A motley crew of orphans hides the famous inventor from the British Redcoats during the American War of Independence. One of these orphans, 16-year-old Michael Flynn, is deaf and was abandoned by his parents, who were convinced that his problem was caused by demons who "seized his tongue and prevented him from speaking." Michael leads his best friends, White Rat and Briony, through the dangerous spy portals of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Eaton Hume
ISBN: 1550026380 9781550026382
OCLC Number: 70884566
Notes: "A Sandcastle book."
Description: 119 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Stephen Eaton Hume.

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A motley crew of orphans hides the famous inventor from the British Redcoats during the American War of Independence. One of these orphans, 16-year-old Michael Flynn, is deaf and was abandoned by his parents, who were convinced that his problem was caused by demons who "seized his tongue and prevented him from speaking." Michael leads his best friends, White Rat and Briony, through the dangerous spy portals of underground Montreal carrying secret messages to ensure Franklin eludes the gallows.

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