Award-winning children’s author Leon Garfield introduces young readers to the Shakespeare, recasting 21 plays in story form. “Narrated with vivid sense of theatrical impact … not pale reflections of the plays, but fresh creations with a life of their own.” —Stanley Wells, TLS
The Complete Bostock and Harris combines two delightful, suspenseful, and madly funny tales of Harris and the not-so-bright Bostock, a rollicking best-friend duo who’ve been through thick and thin together in eighteenth-century Brighton. “A delicious literary concoction bubbling along with the author’s perfect sense of dramatic timing and with his mixture of earthy humor and effervescent wit.”—The Horn Book Magazine
Full of high adventure and vivid characters, this Dickensian tale about a child pickpocket is perfect for any young reader that loves history, mystery, and lots of serious fun.