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Searching for treasure hidden by an eighteenth-century highwayman in northern Ireland, Kevin uncovers a clue, receives warnings to search no further, and brushes with the IRA.
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published January 1st 1977 by Frederick Warne and Company
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Cathy
Feb 18, 2012 rated it really liked it
This is one of those books that I read in my formative preteen years and then could never find again after the local library rearranged everything. I'd been looking for it for years based off a few vague impressions and some memorable lines.

Even though it is a completely nostalgic book for me, reading it again as an adult I think it's held up pretty well to time. It's about an Irish American teenage boy who goes to Northern Ireland to visit his ailing grandfather (a minister, shortly to lose his
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Bookwoman67
Jun 24, 2010 rated it really liked it
One of the first books I read as a kid about Ireland; shows an up close view of Northern Ireland's Troubles from a visiting kid's perspective in the 1970s.
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Apr 20, 2011 rated it liked it
Shelves: romance
Another Romance novel.
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Also known as Evelyn Bolton and A.E. Bunting.

Anne Evelyn Bunting, better known as Eve Bunting, is an author with more than 250 books. Her books are diverse in age groups, from picture books to chapter books, and topic, ranging from Thanksgiving to riots in Los Angeles. Eve Bunting has won several awards for her works.

Bunting went to school in Ireland and grew up with storytelling. In Ireland, “The
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