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10.99 Dodger

Beloved and bestselling author Sir Terry Pratchett's Dodger, a Printz Honor Book, combines high comedy with deep wisdom in a tale of one remarkable boy's rise in a fantasy-infused Victorian London.

Seventeen-year-old Dodger is content as a sewer scavenger. But he enters a new world when he rescues a young girl from a beating, and her fate impacts some of the most powerful people in England.

From Dodger's encounter with the mad barber Sweeney Todd, to his meetings… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

Dodger is a fully-developed character, as fascinating and multi-faceted as the world he occupies. Readers will come away not only with a better understanding of Victorian realities --- for all kinds of people --- but also with a sympathetic portrayal of a young man poised between two worlds.

Kirkus Reviews : Dodger (August 15, 2012)

Unexpected, drily funny and full of the pathos and wonder of life: Don't miss it.

Book Details  

Publisher: HarperCollins (September 25, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 3.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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