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The Diamond of Drury Lane - Cat Royal 1 (Paperback)
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The Diamond of Drury Lane - Cat Royal 1 (Paperback)

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Paperback 336 Pages / Published: 06/04/2017
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Julia Golding's award-winning adventure series is perfect for fans of Philippa Gregory, Katherine Woodfine and Robin Stevens. This Modern Classics edition features special bonus material. Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize and shortlisted for the Costa Children's Book Award. 'I am Cat Royal - Orphan, Adventurer, Actress . . . 'Reader, you are set to embark on an adventure about one hidden treasure, two bare-knuckle boxers, three enemies and four hundred and thirty-eight rioters. I was brought up in Drury Lane, so I have become accustomed to a life less than ordinary. But this turn of events, I have to say, surprised even me. Follow me, and I will show you in The Diamond of Drury Lane.' Exciting, funny and packed with adventure . . . Cat Royal never fails to stir up trouble wherever she goes. Julia Golding's award-winning adventure series has all the ingredients of a Philippa Gregory book for children aged 9 years and up. This Modern Classic edition features new cover artwork by Chloe Bonfield and special bonus material: Q&A with Julia Golding Journey with Cat through 1790s London Cat's Slang: the origins of some of the unusual language found in the book Fascinating facts about the use of special effects in the 18th-century theatre Have you read all of Cat's extraordinary adventures? The Diamond of Drury Lane Cat Among the Pigeons Den of Thieves Cat O'Nine Tails Black Heart of Jamaica Cat's Cradle Look out for Julia's fantastic new historical titles: Mel Foster and the Demon Butler Mel Foster and the Time Machine Julia Golding is the author of the award-winning Cat Royal and Girl on the Run series. Julia Golding read English at Cambridge before completing a doctorate in Literature of the Romantic Period at Oxford. She has won the Nestle Children's Book Prize, the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize and been shortlisted for the Costa Children's Book Award.

Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
ISBN: 9781405285308
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 324 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 25 mm

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“The Diamond of Drury Lane”

It is an amazing book, and the plot thickens as you read every word. The title is metaphorical, but at the same time literal. Do not miss out on reading it!

Paperback edition
2nd April 2015
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“Bookberry”

These books are so incredibly written! The stories are enchanting and make you feel like your part of it all. In this book you are introduced to each character fantastically and if you continue reading the series, you... More

Paperback edition
18th January 2012
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“A book written to be kept forever.”

I received a special edition anniversary copy from Egmont in exchange for a review - despite the series already being a favourite of mine from a young age, I had to have the cover as it's just so lovely!... More

Paperback edition
6th May 2017
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