£22.00 – £27.00
Calling all tiny trailblazers! It’s time to turn back the clock…
Prepare for hazardous histories, unforgettable adventures and small but seriously MIGHTY heroes! Forget the grown-ups, our HISTORICAL HEROES box celebrates the pocket-sized pioneers who saved the day!
Our HISTORICAL HEROES box will include two novels about unlikely heroes in extraordinary times, themed surprises and collectable pages for your “Chronicle Files”, including letters from the authors, quizzes, review cards and activities! Read more…
THE QUEEN’S FOOL features Cat Sparrow, a plucky convent girl, with a talent for music and a very different way of viewing the world. When her sister is kidnapped, our young heroine sets out in hot pursuit and soon finds herself on the trail of King Henry VIII, Queen Katherine and a mixed up tale of traitors and treason!
DARWIN’S DRAGON follows Simms Covington – a cabin boy assistant to the great Charles Darwin – on an epic journey to the Galapagos Islands. When a terrible storm tosses the crew out into the waves, our young hero finds himself shipwrecked on a deserted shore with only a deadly volcano and a whole host of unbelievable creatures for company!
Alongside these two novels about unlikely heores in extraordinary times, each box will contain signed bookplates and letters from the authors, Chronicle pages including games and activities and a few themed surprises. A follow-up podcast episode will include Q&As with the authors and a book group chat with our school Pod Squad.