What if a teenage boy washed up on the banks of the River Thames, soaked to the skin and unable to explain who he is?
What if the only clue to the boy's identity is a sketch he made of a strange symbol?
Who would help this boy? Who would hunt this boy? Who is River Boy?
When a mystery teenage boy is found wandering outside St Paul's Cathedral, drenched, distressed and unable to remember anything about himself, he becomes the focus of worldwide media speculation. Unable to communicate, the River Boy is given paper and a pencil and begins to draw the same symbol over and over again. The boy has no idea why he has drawn it. But this symbol is the only clue to the mystery of his identity... As the boy begins to build a new life under a new name, Jed, the hunt for his real identity begins. A hunt which will lead him to the elixir of life - and the secret of immortality. But with immortality comes enemies, and a dangerous QUEST that he has only one year to complete ...Über den Autor:
Helen Dennis worked in a boarding school for deaf children; in a book shop and as a children's story teller in a Native American Tepee. She and her husband taught together at the largest Junior School in Europe where she still works part time as a Year Five teacher and Head of English. Her daughter Meggie, an avid reader, has been an amazing help with Helen's series but her dog Benji, who's probably the laziest dog in the world, has been absolutely no help at all!
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Buchbeschreibung Hachette Children's Group Jan 2016, 2016. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 200x130x32 mm. Neuware - The first in a new action-packed series full of adventure and mystery. When a mysterious teenage boy emerges from the Thames with no memory, the hunt is on for his real identity. Ages: 9-11yrs. 368 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781444920437