Category Archives: adventure

The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke

Funke, Cornelia.  The Thief Lord  349 p.  Scholastic.  2002.  ISBN 978-0-439-40437-2. What do you get when you mix two runaway brothers, a detective hired to find them, a young group of thieves, the streets and canals of Venice, Italy, and … Continue reading

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Dogboy

Russell, Christopher.  Dogboy.  272 p. Greenwillow Books. 2006.  ISBN 978-0-06-084116-4. Brind is a 12-year-old boy that was abandoned as a baby, and left in a dog kennel at Sir Edmund’s manor.  The year is 1346, shortly after the Hundred Years … Continue reading

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