The Convicts: The Curse of the Jolly Stone Trilogy, Book I

The Convicts: The Curse of the Jolly Stone Trilogy, Book I

Iain Lawrence


After seeing his father hauled off to debtor’s criminal, Tom Tin units out to take revenge on Mr. Goodfellow, the guy answerable for his family’s misfortunes. however the fog-filled London streets are teeming with sinister characters. Tom encounters a blind guy who scavenges the riverbed for treasure—and wishes what Tom digs up; Worms, a physique snatcher who unearths a surprising shock; and a foul gang of younger pickpockets who mistake Tom for somebody ominously referred to as the Smasher. And eventually, Tom comes up opposed to the harsh hand of the legislation.

Accused of homicide, Tom is given a seven-year sentence. he's to be transported to Van Diemen’s Land with different juvenile convicts. yet Tom can’t abide existence at the Hulk, the outdated send the place the lads are quickly held. He comes to a decision to flee. but when he’s to prevail, his good fortune must flip. . . .

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