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Wild Boy

Author: Rob Lloyd Jones
Publisher: London : Walker Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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London, 1841. A boy, covered in hair and raised as a monster, is condemned to life in a travelling freak show. But he has extraordinary powers of observation and detection. When he is accused of murder, he goes on the run, hungry for the truth.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Children's stories
Teen fiction
Mystery and detective stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Lloyd Jones
ISBN: 9781406354096 1406354090
OCLC Number: 861358684
Awards: Short-listed for Branford Boase Award 2014
Description: 300 pages : map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Rob Lloyd Jones.

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A gripping murder mystery * Sunday Express * Dripping with atmosphere and gothic gore, Wild Boy will appeal to fans of Sherlock Holmes, gothic horror and all things murderous and mysterious. -- Read more...

 
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