The Chronicles of Robin Hood by Rosemary Sutcliff
  

Synopsis

The Chronicles of Robin Hood by Rosemary Sutcliff

This is a classic tale of adventure and bravery charting the transformation of Robert of Locksley into Robin Hood, the outlaw of myth and legend. Join Robin and his band of Merry Men as they battle injustice and seek to defeat the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham and Guy of Gisborne.

About the Author

Rosemary Sutcliff

Rosemary Sutcliff was born in Surrey, the daughter of a naval officer. At the age of two she contracted the progressively wasting Still's disease, and hence spent most of her life in a wheelchair. Although an avid reader, Rosemary made little progress with formal studies.

Many of her books are set in Roman Britain, a period which particularly interested her. The second in The Eagle of the Ninth trilogy, The Lantern Bearers, was awarded the 1959 Carnegie Medal.

In her lifetime, Rosemary Sutcliff was awarded the OBE and the CBE. Sadly, she died in 1992 at the age of 72.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
280 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Rosemary Sutcliff
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Author's Website

rosemarysutcliff.com/

Publisher

Red Fox Classics an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

30th September 2013

ISBN

9781782950882


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