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Wild Boy

Jones, Rob Lloyd

(Book - 2013)
Wild Boy
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Wild Boy becomes a sideshow freak. Isolated from other children and abused by the cruel master who bought him, Wild Boy becomes an avid observer, developing Sherlock Holmes-like deductive skills. Although he is tormented and insulted, kicked and spat at, his quick mind takes in everything he sees. When a murder occurs at the fair, Wild Boy is accused. Can he use his powers of deduction to save himself? And will the talented and spunky young acrobat Clarissa be with him -- or against him?
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013
Edition: First U.S. edition
ISBN: 9780763662523
0763662526
Branch Call Number: J FIC J
Characteristics: 295 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm

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Comment by: BCD2013 Jun 12, 2014

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He might be part of a Victorian freak show, but he has a deductive mind worthy of Sherlock Holmes himself. When Wild Boy finds himself framed for a brutal murder, he must put all his sleuthing skills to the test to clear his name and uncover the real killer.

He might be part of a Victorian freak show, but he has a deductive mind worthy of Sherlock Holmes himself. When Wild Boy finds himself framed for a brutal murder, he must put all his sleuthing skills to the test to clear his name and uncover the real killer.


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He might be part of a Victorian freak show, but he has a deductive mind worthy of Sherlock Holmes himself. When Wild Boy finds himself framed for a brutal murder, he must put all his sleuthing skills to the test to clear his name and uncover the real killer.

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