Rebellion of Thieves
29%
off

Rebellion of Thieves

3.81 (79 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Not expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas Not expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas

Description

Robyn Loxley can't rest now that she's the #1 Most Wanted Fugitive, Robyn Hoodlum. The harsh Nott City governor, Ignomus Crown, may have increased the reward for her capture, but this won't stop Robyn from masterminding her biggest mission yet: infiltrating the governor's mansion to rescue her parents. The perfect opportunity arises when the Iron Teen contest comes to Sherwood. If Robyn scores high enough, she'll be invited to a dinner at the mansion. But performing well in the contest could put her directly in Crown's sights. Can she and her crew of misfit friends pull off such a grand scheme, or are they walking into bigger trouble than they can handle? Continuing her high-adventure Robin Hood reboot, National Book Award finalist Kekla Magoon delivers more action and intrigue, as this unforgettable heroine and her motley crew fight for justice.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 246 pages
  • 147 x 213 x 25mm | 363g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Bloomsbury Childrens Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1619636557
  • 9781619636552
  • 1,925,685

About Kekla Magoon

Kekla Magoon is the author of Shadows of Sherwood, as well as several young adult novels, including the Coretta Scott King Honor Book How It Went Down; X, a National Book Award Finalist, NAACP Image Award Winner, and Coretta Scott King Honor Book; and The Rock and the River, for which she received the ALA Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Award and an NAACP Image Award nomination. In addition to writing fiction, Kekla visits schools and libraries nationwide and teaches writing at Vermont College of Fine Arts. www.keklamagoon.com @KeklaMagoonshow more

Review quote

"A compelling reboot of the Robin Hood myth." Rick Riordan, bestselling author of PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS on SHADOWS OF SHERWOOD"Thrilling. . . . This exciting page-turner will undoubtedly be a hit." starred review, "School Library Journal on SHADOWS OF SHERWOOD""The episodic quests call to mind the Percy Jackson adventures and will inspire a new generation to connect with Robin Hood s timeless tale." "Booklist on SHADOWS OF SHERWOOD""This colorful adventure does not easily fit into a genre box, as it combines futuristic elements with fantasy and folklore. . . . The adventure and cliffhanging ending will entice readers." "Kirkus Reviews on SHADOWS OF SHERWOOD""Magoon cleverly weaves elements of the Robin Hood tale into this futuristic story about social justice, friendship, and identity. The wily kid heroes and thrilling adventures will appeal to young readers." "Horn Book Magazine on SHADOWS OF SHERWOOD""show more

Rating details

79 ratings
3.81 out of 5 stars
5 30% (24)
4 30% (24)
3 30% (24)
2 8% (6)
1 1% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X