Dido and Pa

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By Joan Aiken
Publisher HMH Books for Young Readers
Dido and Pa
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Readers who have followed Dido Twites escapades in Black Hearts in Battersea and Nightbirds on Nantucket will welcome her return in another wild adventure. Now back in print, Dido and Pa continues the Wolves Chronicles, the exhilarating and imaginative series that stemmed from Joan Aikens classic The Wolves of Willoughby Chase. Dido Twite is finally back home in London and reunited with her old friend Simon, now the Duke of Battersea and a favorite of King Richard. But no sooner does Dido start to settle in than her rascally father, Abednago, appears and drags her off into the night. Soon Dido finds herself caught up in the midst of another dastardly Hanoverian conspiracy: a plot involving a mysterious double for the king, the miraculous healing powers of music, and a spy network made up of abandoned street children called lollpoops. Meanwhile, out in the forest, starving wolves are closing in on the city . . .

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72629 words72,629 words
304 pages304 pages
Lexile 930LLexile 930L
Grade 5 to 7Grade 5 to 7
Age 10-12Age 10-12
Published 2002Published 2002

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Book ISBN:

0618196234

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