Crispin: The Cross of Lead

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Sunday, November 8, 2009 - 18:00
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Crispin: The Cross of Lead
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Written by Avi. Published by Hyperion.
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Crispin: The Cross of Lead is an action-filled page-turner set in 14th-century England. “Asta’s son” is the only name the 13-year-old title character has ever known when he is suddenly orphaned and stripped of home and possessions. Accused of murder and wanted dead or alive, Crispin flees his village and falls in with a juggler, Bear, who becomes his protector and teacher. Relentlessly pursued by Crispin’s enemies, the pair flees to solve the mystery of his identity and fight the injustices of feudalism. The 2003 Newbery Medal Book.

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Crispin: The Cross of Lead
ISBN of the winning item: 
0786808284
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Book
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Monday, November 9, 2009 - 10:10
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Monday, November 9, 2009 - 10:10
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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