The Prisoners of September
A compelling mix of tragedy and comedy set in the French Revolution, from acclaimed writer Leon Garfield.
Two boys, Lewis and Richard, travel to paris in 1789 for very different reasons, and find their ideals challenged in the events of the French Revolution and the September massacre.
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A richly exuberant blend of elaborately plotted narrative, weaving between the comic, the tender and the macabreThe Prisoners of September