The fifth book in a thrilling, historical fiction series based on real events—perfect for readers of the I Survived series! In this adventure, join a cunning wife as she breaks her husband out of the infamous Tower of London.
London, 1716. Lord William Nithsdale has been charged with treason after fighting against the British crown. Found guilty, Nithsdale is sent to the infamous Tower of London, where he awaits execution. When Lady Winifred Maxwell, Nithsdale’s wife, learns of her husband’s death sentence, she sets out to free him from the “Bloody Tower.” If her plan works, her husband will escape his grim fate. If it doesn’t, both their heads will roll!Author’s note. Selected bibliography. Black-and-white illustrations.
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