About this book
An epic adventure, full of intrigue, murder and betrayal, set in Leonardo Da Vinci's Italy, now published in paperback. Theresa Breslin is a Carnegie Medal-winning author, and she skilfully blends the story of a young boy growing to adulthood, with an exciting plot and authentic historical detail. Ages: 12+
Tells the story of Matteo, which offers a glimpse into the world of Da Vinci. Fleeing from a murderous brigand, Matteo is saved by the companions of Leonardo da Vinci. From this moment on, Matteo is at the Maestro's side as he carries out his work, which ranges from the painting of magnificent frescos to intricate dissection of the human body.
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