Mystery at the Globe A Tale of Shakespeare's Theatre by Michael Lawrence


Mystery at the Globe A Tale of Shakespeare's Theatre by Michael Lawrence

The successful Sparks series looks at major events in British history through the eyes of fictional and real-life characters. Each book takes the form of a lively and exciting narrative, which contains a lot of interesting information about each event. London's Burning! gives a dramatic account of the Great Fire of London. Mystery at the Globe investigates an arson attempt in the Globe theatre during the time of Shakespeare. The Sewer Sleuth is set in the notorious Victorian cholera outbreak.

About the Author

Michael Lawrence

Name: Michael Lawrence

Likes: The idea of doing nothing at all. If only I had time.

Dislikes: There isn't enough room on the page for me to write them all down!

3 Words that best describe me: Dashing, daring, strong (sadly, three lies).

A secret that not many people know: I am a young wizard in disguise.

Michael Lawrence is the talented and fascinating author of books for children and young adults. Born and raised in England, his young adult trilogy, Withern Rise, features his childhood home. He also has a series for younger children about the odd character of Jiggy McCue and his misadventures.

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64 pages
Interest Age: 7-11


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Publication date

25th April 2002



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