- List Price: $15.89
- Binding: Hardcover
- Edition: 1
- Publisher: Harpercollins
- Publish date: 08/01/2001
While thirteen-year-old Emmaline and her best friend, Philip, welcome "Monsieur Eek, devious Shmink the Bailiff has other plans. In short order the newcomer is arrested as a foreign spy and put on trial for his life. Emmaline mounts a spirited defense. But as the town's fear of foreigners (and Frenchmen) grows, it seems that nothing will save her new friend.
In his first book for young readers, noted playwright and humorist David Ives makes a memorable debut, creating a sparkling fable, moving and funny, about two young people who risk everything to change the minds -- and the history -- of an entire town.
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Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or
Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s).