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Swords for Hire: Two of the Most Unlikely Heroes You'll Ever Meet

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 163 Ratings and 44 Reviews

Book Description
National award winner, with foreword by Nancy Cartwright, the voice of Bart Simpson. The day Sam Hatcher turns sixteen he meets Rigby Skeet, a wise-cracking guard, and their adventure in the ancient kingdom of Parmall begins. They embark on an exciting search for King Olive, who was betrayed by his evil--and very strange--brother, and imprisoned in the Boneman�s dungeon.
Book Information
PublisherCenterpunch Press
BindingPaperback (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages168
Publication Date04/2003
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About Will Allen (Author) : Will Allen is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Published credits of Will Allen include Swords for Hire: Two of the Most Unlikely Heroes You'll Ever Meet.
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About Nancy Cartwright (Foreword) : Nancy Cartwright is a published narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Nancy Cartwright include If I Were You (Stories from the Golden Age), Stink and the World's Worst Super-S... more
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