Lemniscaat

Juvenile fiction

isbn:0009047703013

: Simone van der Vlugt

The guillotine

France, 1789. Sandrine de Billancourt, daughter of a Parisian aristocrat, narrowly escapes the revolutionary National Guard, who murder the rest of her family. She is taken in by a poor family and has to adapt to a new, different life, working hard among suspicious people.

Rights sold to Germany, Spain

Awards

Honourable Mention ‘Zoen' Jury 2000, Nominated by the DutchYoung Jury 2001

other books by Simone van der Vlugt:

Black snow
Black snow
Blood money
Blood money
Butterflies
Butterflies
Guilt
Guilt
The Bastard of Brussels
The Bastard of Brussels
The red wolf
The red wolf