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Plague Child

Product Number: D4041
Released: 01 Sep, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780008130305
Narrator(s): Gordon Griffin
Publisher: W F Howes
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September, 1625: Plague cart driver, Matthew Kneave, is sent to pick up the corpse of a baby. Yet, on the way to the plague pit, he hears a cry – the baby is alive. A plague child himself, and now immune from the disease, Matthew decides to raise it as his own. Fifteen years on, Matthew’s son Tom is apprenticed to a printer in the City but someone is determined to kill him…

Author(s): Peter Ransley
Original Publish Date: 01 Sep, 2015

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Author(s): Peter Ransley
Narrator(s): Gordon Griffin
Product Number LCD293
Released: 01 Jun, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9780008130299

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"‘A gripping coming-of-age story… an enthralling mystery adventure.’ RADIO TIMES ‘Ransley has a talent for melding dramatic historical detail with a strong story that could well give C. J. Sansom a run for his money.' SPECTATOR"

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