Branded as traitors by the king's authorities, Crispin and his guardian, Bear, flee to coastal towns in fourteenth-century England, where they perform a musical juggling act and bond as a family after befriending a disfigured girl.
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
New York : Hyperion Paperbacks for Children, 2008, c2006.
Target Audience Note:
"010+"--P.  of cover.
Sequel to: Crispin : the cross of lead.
Subjects:Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- Richard II, 1377-1399 -- Juvenile fiction.
Jugglers -- Juvenile fiction.
Middle Ages -- Fiction.
Middle Ages -- Juvenile fiction.
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.