About this book
The eagerly awaited new novel from the bestselling Pratchett, featuring fictional and historical figures. On the streets of Dickensian London, a young lad sees a girl make a desperate leap from a horse-drawn carriage in an attempt to escape her captors. Can he stand by and let her be caught again? Of course not, he's Dodger! Tackles issues of justice, ambition, hope, trust, cunning and conspiracy. Ages: 12+
Dodger is a tosher - a sewer scavenger living in the squalor of Dickensian London. Everyone who is nobody knows Dodger. Anyone who is anybody doesn't. But when he rescues a young girl from a beating, suddenly everybody wants to know him.
|Random House Children's Books|