What Happened in Hamelin

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Random House, 1993 - Middle Ages - 177 pages
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When the town of Hamelin refuses to pay a mysterious gypsy piper, his young apprentice learns of his appalling scheme for the town's children in this chilling version of the Pied Piper story. A Christopher Award winner and a Booklist Reviewer's Choice Award winner.

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I read this as a kid and it is one of my absolute favourites. I need to track down a copy for the kids in my life. Read full review


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Author Gloria Skurzynski was born in Duquesne, Pennsylvania in 1930. She was educated at Carlow University. She writes both fiction and non-fiction books for children and young adults.She is the author of more than sixty books for young readers. In 1992, her work Almost the Real Thing: Simulation in Your High-Tech World won the American Institute of Physics Science Writing Award. She writes the National Geographic National Parks series and the Virtual War Chronologs series.

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