The actor, the rebel and the wrinkled queen / Terry Deary ; inside illustrations by Helen Flook.

By: Deary, Terry, 1946- [author.]
Contributor(s): Flook, Helen [illustrator.]
Material type: TextTextSeries: Deary, Terry, Tudor tales: Edition: Second editionDescription: 64 pages : illustrations ; 20 cmISBN: 9781472939852Subject(s): Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603 -- Children's fiction | Essex, Robert Devereux, Earl of, 1566-1601 -- Children's fiction | Revolutions -- Great Britain -- History -- Children's fiction | Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. DDC classification: 823.914 Summary: The dashing Earl of Essex is plotting a rebellion to overthrown the aged Elizabeth I and is using the Globe Theatre in his plot. When the Queen learns of the plan, Shakespeare's theatre company end up in the most putrid prison in the land. Can James, a young actor, help the bard to earn the Queen's forgiveness and the company's freedom?
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Children's Fiction DEAR (Browse shelf) Available i2162562
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Originally published: London : A&C Black, 2003.

The dashing Earl of Essex is plotting a rebellion to overthrown the aged Elizabeth I and is using the Globe Theatre in his plot. When the Queen learns of the plan, Shakespeare's theatre company end up in the most putrid prison in the land. Can James, a young actor, help the bard to earn the Queen's forgiveness and the company's freedom?

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