This title is the second in a series of rip-roaring theatrical adventures set in the cut-throat world of Elizabethan England.When a series of unexpected disappearances and suspicious accidents start occurring at the Rose theatre, it looks like a group of rival players may be targeting Lord Bonner's men. And things really start to hot up when a mysterious fire threatens to send their plans up in smoke. Can boy actors Ben Button and Matthew Fields settle their differences to discover just who's behind these dirty - and increasingly dangerous - tricks? Readers will be hooked by the sinister sabotage and dark deception in this fiery sequel to Rogues' Gold.
- Paperback | 224 pages
- 129.54 x 193.04 x 20.32mm | 204.12g
- 25 Apr 2008
- Usborne Publishing Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- 1 map
About John Pilkington
John Pilkington acted and directed in a theatre company touring schools, before beginning his professional writing career with radio plays in the 1980s. He has since written plays for the theatre and television scripts for the BBC. He is also the author of a series of historical crime novels, and a non-fiction book, A Survival Guide for Writers. False Fire is his second children's book.