By Sid Fleischman, Peter Sis
Award-winning writer Sid Fleischman blends the extensively comedian with the deeply compassionate during this memorable novel, winner of the Newbery Medal.
A Prince and a Pauper . . . Prince Brat and his whipping boy inadvertently exchange areas after changing into concerned with risky outlaws. the 2 boys don't have anything in universal or even much less cause to love one another. but if they locate themselves taken hostage after operating away, they're left with out selection yet to belief one another. "A rollicking story of event and wrong identification . . . . strong scenes and characters are vividly evoked."—Kirkus Reviews
This in a timely fashion informed story of excessive event, taut with suspense and wealthy with colourful characters, used to be named an ALA striking booklet. Sid Fleischman's celebrated novel positive factors short, action-packed chapters and comprises black-and-white illustrations by means of Caldecott Honor artist Peter Sís. "An 18th century story in regards to the escapades of a imaginative orphan and a spoiled younger prince. . . . packed with event, suspense, humor, and vigorous characters."—The big apple Times
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