The Unexpected Life of Oliver Cromwell Pitts

The Unexpected Life of Oliver Cromwell Pitts

Being An Absolutely Accurate Autobiographical Account of My Follies, Fortunes & Fate Written by Himself


Book - 2017
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In 1724 England, twelve-year-old Oliver Cromwell Pitts embarks on a journey from his seaside home in Melcombe Regis to London to find his father and his older sister, a journey filled with thieves, adventurers, and treachery.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Young Readers, [2017]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781616205645
Branch Call Number: J FICTION Avi 05/2017
Characteristics: 314 pages ; 22 cm
Call Number: J FICTION Avi 05/2017


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May 24, 2017

A great Avi adventure set in the back drop of England in 1724. Take a virtual tour back in time to real locations like Melcombe Regis - now, Weymouth on the Dorset coast, the Swan Inn, Hanover Street and other London landmarks. Meet the real life criminal mastermind, Johnathon Wild. Find out how Oliver survives mishap, after mishap - in search of his sister and father, only to land in bigger trouble. The story doesn't end in England. To be continued...


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