Most Wanted

Most Wanted Cover

Most Wanted

By Kate Thompson; Jonny Duddle (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, Hardcover, 9780061730375, 136pp.

Publication Date: November 23, 2010

Description

While making his daily deliveries, a bakers son suddenly finds himself holding a stallions golden lead. Soon the boy discovers that this isnt just any horse, its the most powerful creature in all of Rome.

What will the mad emperor do if he finds the boy with his prized horse? Cut off his head? Or worse?



Praise For Most Wanted

“A good choice for readers wanting a short, fast-paced historical adventure.”
-ALA Booklist

“Significantly more sophisticated in both writing and plot than the common chapter-book ruck.”
-Kirkus Reviews

“A cleverly told tale of an odd and interesting piece of history that will intrigue young readers.”
-School Library Journal

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