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The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman 0688062164 9780688062163
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The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman

A shout comes echoing up the stairway Fetch the whipping boy! <P>A young orphan named Jemmy rouses from his sleep. Aint I already been whipped twice today? Gaw! Whats the prince done now? It was forbidden to spank, thrash, or whack the heir to the throne. Jemmy had been plucked from the streets to serve as whipping boy to the arrogant and spiteful Prince Brat. <P>Dreaming of running away, Jemmy finds himself trapped in Prince Brats own dream--at once brash and perilous. <P>In this briskly told tale of high adventure, taut with suspense and rich with colorful characters, the whipping boy and Prince Brat must at last confront each other. <P>Award-winning author Sid Fleischman again blends the broadly comic with the deeply compassionate in this memorable novel.<P>A shout comes echoing up the stairway. Fetch the whipping boy!<P>A young orphan named Jemmy rouses from his sleep. Aint I already been whipped twice today? Gaw! Whats the prince done now?<P>It was forbidden to spank, thrash, or whack the heir to the throne. Jemmy had been plucked from the streets to serve as whipping boy to the arrogant and spiteful Prince Brat.<P>Dreaming of running away, Jemmy finds himself trapped in Prince Brats own dream - at once brash and perilous.<P>In this briskly told tale of high adventure, taut with suspense and rich with colorful characters, the whipping boy and Prince Brat must at last confront each other.<P>Award-winning author Sid Fleischman agains blends the broadly comic with the deeply compassionate in this memorable novel.

Author: Sid Fleischman

Language: English

Edition: 1st

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 96

Publisher: Greenwillow Books

Publication Date: 1986-04-14

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ISBN: 0688062164


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