Set in 17th-century Scotland,"Bonnie Dundee" tells the story of John Claverhouse, who devotedly serves his king, James II, up till the time that he was ousted from the throne by William and Mary. A romantic story which fills in the background to an important period in British history.
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Rosemary Sutcliff was born in 1920 in West Clanden, Surrey. With over 50 books to her credit, Rosemary Sutcliff is now universally considered one of the finest writers of historical novels for children. Her first novel, The Queen Elizabeth Story was published in 1950. In 1959 her book The Lantern Bearers won the Carnegie Medal. In 1974 she was highly commended for the Hans Christian Andersen Award and in 1978 her book, Song for a Dark Queen was commended for the Other Award. In 1975, Rosemary was awarded the OBE for services to Children's Literature and the CBE in 1992. Unfortunately Rosemary passed away in July 1992 and is much missed by her many fans.
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Book Description Red Fox, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11009935411X
Book Description Red Fox, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 009935411X