Wild Boy & the Black Terror

Wild Boy & the Black Terror

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This is the second in a series of riveting mystery-adventure stories for 9+ readers, set in the seamy, smoggy underworld of Victorian London. A new sensation grips London - a poisoner who strikes without a trace, leaving victims mad with terror...and then dead. Is there a cure for the BLACK TERROR? To find out, Wild Boy and Clarissa must catch the killer. Their hunt will lead them from the city's vilest slums to its grandest palaces, and to a darkness at the heart of its very highest society. Dripping with atmosphere and gothic gore, Wild Boy and the Black Terror will appeal to fans of Sherlock Holmes, gothic horror and all things murderous and mysterious.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2015
Copyright Date: 2014
ISBN: 9780763662530
Branch Call Number: J FICTION JONES
Characteristics: 332 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: Wild Boy and the Black Terror


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ss1989 Jun 22, 2015

This one is a little darker but the ending isn't as satisfying as the first.


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