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Gideon the Cutpurse
Author: Linda Buckley-Archer

ISBN: 9781416916574
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 364
Published: 4 June 2007
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 13.2 x 2.7
An encounter with an anti-gravity machine catapults Peter Schock and Kate Dyer back to the 18th century and sets in motion a calamitous chain of events.

While a massive police hunt gets under way to find the missing children in the 21st century - in 1763 a hardened criminal, the Tar Man, steals the anti-gravity machine and disappears into the London underworld. Stranded in another time and forced to chase the Tar Man to his lair, Peter and Kate find a friend and guide in reformed cutpurse, Gideon Seymour.

Gideon does every thing he can to help them, but will his dark past catch up with him before the machine is recovered?

About the Author

Linda Buckley-Archer was born in Sussex but spent most of her childhood in rural Staffordshire. She studied French literature and was a college lecturer for several years. She has tried her hand at all sorts of writing but loves writing for children, in particular. She now lives in South West London with her husband and two children.

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