book cover of Shadow of the Gallows

Shadow of the Gallows

(A book in the Horrible Histories Gory Stories series)
A novel by

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?

Genre: Young Adult Fiction

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July 2008 : UK Paperback

Title: Shadow of the Gallows -horrible histories gory stories
Author(s): Terry Deary
ISBN: 1-4071-0366-0 / 978-1-4071-0366-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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