Series: Curse Of The Jolly Stone

Author: Iain Lawrence

The Convicts (2005)
3.59 of 5 Votes: 5
Lawrence’s novel shows readers a darker side to 19th century London that persists of villains, smugglers, and backstabbers in a boy – eats – boy world. The main character Tom Tin although not accustomed to this lifestyle finds himself thrown in when his father is wrongfully accused and locked in ...
The Cannibals (2005)
3.74 of 5 Votes: 5
While the first book had hints of Dickens in it, in a most subtle way I see hints of Hugo's Les Misérables in this book. Not the story per se, but the Ideas propelling it. Like Fate & injustice. I was already thinking this and then near the end when Mullock tells his story & it includes being s...