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Fly By Night : World Book Day 2018


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150989456X / 9781509894567
Out of print
United Kingdom
130 x 197 mm, 331 grams 464 pages
Teenage / Young Adult  Learn More
Quiz No: 219393, Points 19.00, Book Level 7.10,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More

'Everyone should read Frances Hardinge. Everyone. Right now.' Patrick NessFly By Night is the stunnning debut novel from Frances Hardinge, author of the Costa Award winning The Lie Tree.

As the realm struggles to maintain an uneasy peace after years of civil war and tyranny, a twelve-year-old orphan called Mosca Mye and her loyal companion, a cantankerous goose, are about to become the unlikely heroes of a radical revolution.

Mosca is on the run, heading for the city of Mandelion.

There she finds herself living by her wits among cut-throat highwaymen, spies and smugglers.

With peril at every turn, Mosca uncovers a dark plot to terrorize the people of Mandelion, and soon merry mayhem leads to murder . . . Winner of the Branford Boase award, Fly By Night by Frances Hardinge has an unforgettable cast of characters and an inspiring message at its heart - sometimes the power of words can change the world. Fly By Night is followed by its thrilling sequel, Twilight Robbery.


3JF c 1700 to c 1800, YFC Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage), YFH Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage), YFT Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage)

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