The Tin Princess (Paperback)

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AFTER WITNESSING A mysterious explosion, three young Londoners Becky, Jim, and Adelaide journey to a tiny country high in the mountains of Central Europe in 1882. They re an unlikely trio to lead a country, but when Adelaide's husband, the new king, is assassinated, she finds herself fighting for the crown and for her very life.

About the Author

Philip Pullman is the acclaimed author of the internationally renowned His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass, winner of the Carnegie Medal (England); The Subtle Knife, winner of a Parents Choice Gold Book Award; The Amber Spyglass, the first children s book to win the overall Whitbread Award (England); and Lyra s Oxford. His other books for children and young adults include The Scarecrow and His Servant, Spring-Heeled Jack, Count Karlstein, and a trilogy of Victorian thrillers featuring Sally Lockhart: The Ruby in the Smoke, The Shadow in the North, and The Tiger in the Well. A graduate of Oxford University with a degree in English, Philip Pullman lives in Oxford, England.

Praise For…

“Mesmerizing . . . a taut adventure.”—Kirkus Reviews, Starred

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375845147
ISBN-10: 0375845143
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: September 9th, 2008
Pages: 290
Language: English