Mr Fawkes, the King and the Gunpowder Plot by Tom Bradman, Tony Bradman


Mr Fawkes, the King and the Gunpowder Plot by Tom Bradman, Tony Bradman

This exciting story brings the gunpowder plot to life for young readers. Cecil the spymaster and his assistant, Jack, learn of a new plot to kill the king. They are determined to catch the plotters in the act. The trouble is, where do they begin their search? Full of secrets, excitement and danger, this short text is suitable for struggling readers but engaging enough to give confident readers a quick, fun read. Suitable for use in schools as guided reading texts or for reading independently.

About the Author

Tony Bradman is an award-winning writer for children of all ages whose books have sold more than 2 million copies worldwide. You can find more about him on his Author Page.

Tony now writes in partnership with his son Tom Bradman. Their first titles as a father-and-son writing team were the Space School series for A&C Black. Their most recent title was Titanic: Death on the Water.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 6


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Publication date

28th July 2016



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