Eleven-year-old Bramble unearths a scarlet mask in her grandpa’s magical emporium. When she tries it on she becomes a notorious highwayman, Diamond Jack. It seems Bramble has been chosen for a mission: stand and deliver!
An action-packed swashbuckling tale for readers aged 8 and up!Â
While helping her sister in their grandpa’s magical emporium, eleven-year-old BrambleÂ Browning unearths a curious scarletÂ mask.
AÂ tingling in herÂ fingers tells her to try it on. But itÂ fits so well, she can’t take it off … AndÂ when she looks in the mirror, the face of a highwayman, Diamond Jack, stares back.Â
It seems Bramble has been chosen for a mission. TimeÂ to stand and deliver!
- A thrilling highway-girl adventure with a magical twist from the brilliantly-named Anna Rainbow, author ofÂ Antigua de Fortune of the High Seas
- A fun, feminist, all-action adventure for ages 8 and up
- A deliciously familiar but wholly original mash-up of classic tales: shades of The Red Shoes, The Three Musketeers and Robin Hood
Praise for ANTIGUA DE FORTUNE OF THE HIGH SEAS:
‘Non-stop adventure’ NICKI THORNTON, author of THE LAST CHANCE HOTEL
‘A true salt-soaked swashbuckler of a story’Â LINDSAY GALVIN, author of DARWIN’S DRAGONS
‘[A] magical tale of pirates, magic and high adventure’Â DAN SMITH, author of NISHA’S WAR