The Cross of LeadBook - 2002
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Winner, 2003. “Crispin: The Cross of Lead,”published by Hyperion Books for Children, is an action-filled page-turner set in 14th-century England. “Asta’s son” is the only name the 13-year-old title character has ever known when he is suddenly orphaned and stripped of home and possessions. Accused... Read More »
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In Middle Ages era England, Crispin has been raised by his mother alone, never having any knowledge of his father. Upon her death, Crispin finds himself almost totally friendless, except for the village priest who begins to help him. When the priest is found dead, Crispin is blamed and he goes on the run for his life, beginning an adventure that spans three wonderful novels: Continue this one with Crispin: At the Edge of the World and Crispin: The End of Time.
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