By Wayne Turmel
Salah-adin is poised to overcome the dominion of Jerusalem. For 10-year outdated Lucca “the Louse”, it’s existence as general. The streets of Acre—the wickedest urban within the world—are his playground. but if a violent act of betrayal leaves him homeless and on my own, he’s drawn right into a terrifying net of violence, espionage, and holy war.
The homicide of a neighborhood clerk sends Lucca and the mysterious Brother Marco right into a race opposed to time to forestall the dominion from tearing itself aside and changing into effortless prey for his or her enemies. Can one lone boy retailer the Crusader state from catastrophe on the Horns of Hattin?
This interesting, occasionally wry story, takes an grownup examine the Crusades throughout the eyes of its such a lot blameless victims—the children.
If you are a fan of historic adventures like Kipling's "Kim" you will benefit from the adventures of Lucca.
Wayne Turmel is the writer of the best-selling The count number of the Sahara.He's additionally the writer of eight non-fiction titles.
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Acre's Bastard: Historical Fiction from the Crusades: (Part 1 of the Lucca le Pou Stories by Wayne Turmel