Style: Good

Attitude: Positive

Author: Leon Garfield

Age Range: Pre Teens+

Period: 19th C

Genres:  AdventureHistorical


Smith is a 12-year-old pickpocket in Dickensian London. He steals a document from a man who is soon after robbed, but cannot read, and befriends a blind man who knew the victim. Together they prevent the document from falling into the hands of the baddies.


An enjoyable read

Tuesday 1st January 2002