The Real Life of the Savage of Aveyron
||Jones, Rob Lloyd|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Candlewick Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $16.99|
| Book Description: |Murder mystery meets carnival flair in a rollicking Victorian adventure centered on a boy with a unique appearance — and unique gifts.
In the seedy underworld of Victorian London, a boy is born and abandoned. Snatched up by an unscrupulous and abusive showman, Wild Boy, covered in hair from head to toe, becomes a sideshow freak. Isolated from other children and wickedly abused by the cruel master who bought him, Wild Boy becomes an avid observer, developing... More Description