The Crispin: Cross of Lead

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Hyperion Book CH, May 3, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 320 pages
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H "Avi's plot is engineered for maximum thrills, with twists, turns, and treachery aplenty. . . . A page-turner to delight Avi's fans, it will leave readers hoping for a sequel."-Publishers Weekly (starred review) H " . . . [T]he book is a page-turner from beginning to end . . . [A] meticulously crafted story, full of adventure, mystery, and action." -School Library Journal (starred review) "Historical fiction at its finest."-VOYA

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this book was very good

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I really liked this book. It was very well written and I couldn't put it down. The description was wonderful, and I was able to really care for the characters, really well written. Read full review

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Avi was born in 1937, in the city of New York and raised in Brooklyn. He began his writing career as a playwright, and didn't start writing childrens books until he had kids of his own.

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