Shadow of the Gallows(2008)
(A book in the Horrible Histories Gory Stories series)
A novel by Terry Deary
When a boy called Bairn is rescued from his dangerous job as an Edinburgh chimney sweep, he appears to have landed on his feet. But his new job proves just as dangerous and he soon becomes caught up in a plot to kill Queen Victoria. Has he been saved from slavery only to end up swinging at the gallows? Find out in this Vile Victorian adventure, it's got all the gore and so much more.
Used availability for Terry Deary's Shadow of the Gallows
July 2008 : UK Paperback