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Book Title: By Royal Command: Bk. 2 (At the House of the Magician)

Details: Author: Hooper, Mary

Reading Age: 11 - 13

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

ISBN-13: 9780747588856

Number of pages: 240

Dimensions: 19.2 x 12.8 x 1.8 cm

Retail Price: €8.74

Book Level: 6.6
AR Points: 9
Interest Level: UY

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Lucy has become a firm fixture in the household of Dr Dee, a real-life figure who was court magician to Queen Elizabeth 1. Lucy, in return for saving the queen's life, has been told that she is to work as a spy for Her Grace and that she is to remain with the Dee family and await further instruction ...And then Lucy hears unexplained cries in the Dee house, and finds a young girl imprisoned there. What is Dr Dee doing? Lucy means to find out. This is a thrilling historical story, full of intrigue and royal plots and counter-plots, from the acclaimed Mary Hooper.

Review
'A gripping historical romp through the mysteries and intrigues of the Elizabethan Court.' Publishing News 'This is a fascinating insight into Tudor life, which transports readers into a intriguing world of magic and the sinister goings on in the royal court.' (Praise for 'At the House of the Magician') Big Issue"

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