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Also in our family


For younger readers

  • Puffin
  • Published 2nd July 2015
  • 432 Pages
  • 129mm x 198mm x 26mm
  • 298g

Penelope lives in the 20th Century, and it is only when she visits Thackers, a remote, ancient farmhouse, that she finds herself travelling back in time to join the lives of the Babington family, and watching helplessly as tragic events bring danger to her friends and the downfall of their heroine Mary, Queen of Scots, whom they are seeking to rescue.