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The executioner"s daughter

Jane Hardstaff

The executioner"s daughter

by Jane Hardstaff

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Executions and executioners,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Blessing and cursing,
  • Fiction,
  • Supernatural,
  • Witches,
  • Tower of London (London, England),
  • Identity,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Living with her father in the Tower of London during the reign of King Henry VIII, Moss is disgusted and revolted by both her father"s job (executioner) and hers (collecting the freshly severed heads) and wants desperately to escape and find out more about her origins. When she finally finds a way out of the Tower, she discovers the river holds more dangers than she imagined including the Riverwitch"s curse. The Riverwitch once helped Moss"s family in exchange for a terrible bargain; now she expects Moss to pay the debt.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJane Hardstaff
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H21895 Ex 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255 pages
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27204032M
    ISBN 101606845624
    ISBN 109781606845622
    LC Control Number2015027585
    OCLC/WorldCa931035631

    Get this from a library! The executioner's daughter. [Jane Hardstaff] -- "The crowds at the Tower of London love nothing better than watching an execution. Preferably while eating a pie. Not Moss. She'll never get used to beheadings, no matter what Pa says. She watches. Get this from a library! The executioner's daughter. [Jane Hardstaff] -- Living with her father in the Tower of London during the reign of Henry VIII, Moss is disgusted and revolted by both her father's job (executioner) and hers (collecting the freshly severed heads) and.

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    If anything like the Executioner's daughter it will be an excellent read. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Sally Wills-Heath. out of 5 stars The Executioner 's Daughter. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 4 June Verified Purchase. This was one of the best books I have ever read! From mysterious creatures to Tudor London it was /5(39). As the daughter of the Executioner in the Tower of London, it’s her job to catch the heads in her basket after her father has chopped them off. When she discovers a hidden tunn The Executioner's Daughter - Read book online.


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Her father tells her he’s trying to protect her and what does she do. She runs away, little idiot!/5. Product details Age Range: 8 - 12 years Grade Level: 3 - 7 Lexile Measure: L The executioners daughter book this?) Series: Executioner's Daughter Paperback Publisher: Egmont Books Ltd; UK ed.

edition (Janu ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Product Dimensions: x /5(37). Gr 5–8—Moss hates her life as the basket girl and executioner's daughter, so she leaves the tower for The executioners daughter book living along the river with an orphan named Salter.

In this British import, Hardstaff weaves a coming-of-age story set in Tudor England with folklore about a Riverwitch/5(37).

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A brilliant sequel to The Executioner's Daughter, River Daughter sees Moss return to the city after striking a bargain with the Riverwitch. Her trusty companion Salter goes with her, and together they negotiate the wonders and pitfalls of Tudor London. There's so much to love about this story/5.

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Brought to the Tower of London as a motherless baby, year-old Moss hates her limited life and reviled role as the basket girl, carrying the heads of the newly decapitated after Pa beheads Henry VIII’s prisoners.

She loves stories, like the one of the Riverwitch, but she rebels when she doubts her father’s tales of their ties to the tower.You cannot fight me, river daughter. You were promised to me. A child born in water, you shall return to water.' The sequel to The Executioner's Daughter, a thrilling adventure set in the Tower of London in Tudor times.

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