Most Wanted (Hardcover)

By Kate Thompson

Greenwillow Books, 9780061730375, 136pp.

Publication Date: November 23, 2010



While making his daily deliveries, a baker's son suddenly finds himself holding a stallion's golden lead. Soon the boy discovers that this isn't just any horse, it's 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