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Henderson's Boys: The Escape

Henderson's Boys: The Escape

Summer, 1940.

Hitler’s army is advancing towards Paris, and millions of French civilians are on the run. Amidst the chaos, two British children are being hunted by German agents. British spy Charles Henderson tries to reach them first, but he can only do it with the help of a twelve-year-old French orphan.

The British secret service is about to discover that kids working undercover will help to win the war.
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Genre: Children's, Teenage & Educational / Children's / Teenage Fiction & True Stories / Adventure Stories (children's / Teenage)

On Sale: 15th December 2011

Price: £6.98

ISBN-13: 9781444910414

Reviews

'Muchamore's plain, punchy,often funny style ... is highly effective. This clever, tense novel is a great way of getting bored boys interested in history.' (The Escape)
Amanda Craig, The Times
Muchamore emphases the power of his child protagonists to endure, to keep fighting whatever the insanely unfair world of adults throws at them
Waterstone's Books Quarterly
A brilliant series.
Newcastle Chronicle
Gripping and compelling, this leaves readers on the edge of their seats, waiting for the next exciting instalment
Carousel
A brilliant series
Newcastle Upon Tyne Evening Chronicle
This book was un-putdownable. It gripped me from start to finish, and was just as good as the CHERUB series, if not better.
Aaron, 14, First News
has the feel of something quite big and satisfying ... Muchamore's voice is fresh and direct
The Daily Telegraph
Mixes espionage and gritty realism when dealing with children in the midst of a war
Waterstones Quarterly, March 2009
Gripping adventure ... Muchamore, author of the equally excellent Cherub series, knows exactly how to write for teenagers and this is a fantastic
The Sun
Praise for books in the CHERUB series: 'Punchy, exciting, glamorous and, what's more, you'll completely wish it was true.'
The Sunday Express
'It has the feel of something quite big and satisfying...Muchamore's voice is fresh and direct.' (The Escape)
The Daily Telegraph
This book was unputdownable. It gripped me from start to finish
Aaron Marchant, aged 14, First News