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Kidnapped (Usborne Young Reading - Series Three)
Sold into slavery by his greedy uncle, David Balfour's only hope of escape is by siding with the outlaw Alan Breck. Follow his daring adventure, in this classic tale of kidnap, shipwreck, and survival in the wild Scottish Highlands.
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published January 22nd 2013 by Usborne Books
(first published November 1st 2012)
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Kidnapped is a really good book if you want a book that has great adventures and has realistic themes and plots. The book is about a boy named David who travels to see his uncle Ebenezer,lives with him for a few days, but then gets kidnapped by a ship that has a crew and from that point of time he faces the rest of his adventure going through fights, escapes, sword battles, meets friends and much more. Honestly I think the book was great and every plot was not left behind or glossed over. The ...more
Rob Lloyd Jones was born in San Francisco but grew up in London. He studied Egyptology at University where he learnt hieroglyphics, and often goes on digs with the Egypt Exploration Society. He is a senior editor at Usborne, for whom he has written over thirty books – mostly historical non-fiction, but also adaptations of classics such as JEKYLL AND HYDE and THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO. Rob is also ...moreMore about Rob Lloyd Jones...
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