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By Joan Aiken

Simon, the foundling from The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, arrives in London to fulfill an previous good friend and pursue the learn of portray. as a substitute he reveals himself unwittingly in the course of a depraved crew's fiendish caper to overthrow the nice King James and the Duke and Duchess of Battersea. With the aid of his buddy Sophie and the imaginative waif Dido, Simon narrowly escapes a chain of madcap shut calls and unsafe run-ins. In a time and position the place villains do not anything midway, Simon is confronted with wild wolves, poisoned pies, kidnapping, and a wrecked send. it is a cleverly contrived story of intrigue and misadventure.

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