The Dark Forest
The Dark Forest

The Dark Forest

Written by Alex Woolf
Book #2 in the The Shakespeare Plot Series
10 - 13
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Mar 6, 2018
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The second book in Alex Woolf’s pulse-pounding historical trilogy, set in the time of Shakespeare and complete with coded clues for kids to solve! The year is 1603 and, nearly two years after his mysterious disappearance, Alice Fletcher’s missing brother, Richard, has returned from beyond the grave–suffering from amnesia. Meanwhile, Alice, Richard, and Tom Cavendish must foil a Catholic plot against the new king, James I, involving the abduction of the country’s most famous playwright: William Shakespeare. Packed with a heady Elizabethan atmosphere of political scheming, romance, and murder, the fast-paced, suspenseful plot will keep young readers glued to the page even as they gain insight into the history of Shakespeare’s England.

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    Publication Date
    March 6, 2018
    Page Count
    Middle Grade
    Reading Age
    10 - 13 years

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