The Assassin’s Curse: The Blackthorn Key
In the third heart-pounding installment of the Blackthorn Key series, Christopher, Tom, and Sally face new codes, puzzles, and traps as they race to find the hidden treasure before someone else is murdered. Historical note.
JLG Release: Dec 2017
Awards & Honors
2018 Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People Winner
8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
Level 4.7; Points: 13;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 3.4; Points: 21;
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Violence, Underage drinking, Murder
Adventure and adventurers, The supernatural, Friendship, Secret societies, Mystery and detective stories, Apprentices, Pharmacists, Curses, Conspiracies, History of seventeenth-century Paris, France, Louis XIII (1601–1643),