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After stumbling upon a secret laid buried for hundreds of years, John Trenchard finds himself transported into a world of treachery, danger and stolen diamonds. Will he survive and make it home to the girl he loves? The classic story of smuggling and corruption retold for children growing in reading confidence. Evocatively illustrated by Alan Marks. The Usborne Reading Programme was developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

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Key Stage
KS2/3 E
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Book Band
CEFR Level
Hardback with ribbon marker
ISBN: 9780746084410
Extent: 64 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Adapted by Rob Lloyd Jones
Alan Marks

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  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.
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