A Clock or a Crown? by Caroline Logue

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After Jenny arrives at the Best Bedroom of All, where the magical suitcase hides, she steps inside and begins a fantastical journey. She arrives inside the clockwork of Big Ben and meets a Cockney-slanging boy named Bed who guides her through English history. Together they discover Guy Fawkes as he struggles to light his dynamite, meet a headless King Charles I, soothe a migrainey Good Queen Bess, help Sir Walter Raleigh with his poetry, and much, much more.

About Caroline Logue

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Caroline Logue is an award-winning journalist with more than 20 years experience. Sarah Bowie is an illustrator.
Published June 1, 2016 by Little Island Books. 128 pages
Genres: Travel, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children's Books. Fiction

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Gr 4–6—Jenny is very excited to visit her aunt and uncle's country home because while there she can go to her favorite room in the house—the Best Bedroom of All. In this room is Jeremiah, the gnome in the hatbox. After she releases him, Jeremiah gives Jenny a suitcase that has the power to send h...

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