The people of Nottinghamshire know Will Scarlet as Robin Hood’s shadow, a slip of a boy who throws daggers with deadly accuracy and an accomplished thief with an unerring eye for treasure. A select few know that Will is actually Scarlet, a young woman “recruited” by Robin two years earlier as he... show more
The people of Nottinghamshire know Will Scarlet as Robin Hood’s shadow, a slip of a boy who throws daggers with deadly accuracy and an accomplished thief with an unerring eye for treasure. A select few know that Will is actually Scarlet, a young woman “recruited” by Robin two years earlier as he wandered the alleys of London. But no one knows who the real Scarlet is, what
Publisher: Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
Series: Scarlet (#1)
Genre: Historical Romance Year Published: 2012 Number of Pages: 287 pages Date Read: 1/10/2016 Series: Scarlet #1 Publisher: Walker & Company You know what? I never would have thought that I would find an alternative story to the popular “Robin Hood” tale. I mean, I have seen ma...
I try not to judge a book until I’ve reread it (or until I find myself incapable of rereading it). To me, the first read-through simply isn’t sufficient to really get the feel for a book and a writer. The first time through I allow myself to be dazzled by the writing and get swept along by the ideas...
The first thing that came to mind as soon as I figured out this was about Robin Hood's band was the Robin Hood song that the italian cartoon singer Cristina D'avena sang, here's the link if you'd like to listen to it, it's really adorable: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVdXxxXMcxY. I grew up with...
This review can also be found on my blog. I was very surprised on how the plot was very character driven. It was something new for me to read. To me, I felt like there wasn’t much of a plot during the majority of the novel, however, it was still worth reading cause I loved the characters. The writin...
WARNING MINOR SPOILERS AHEADOpening line:No one really knows 'bout me. I'm Rob's secret, I'm his informant, I'm his shadow in dark places.I ABSOLUTELY adored this book!I know some people didnt enjoy it, saying it strayed to far from the original story - not a problem for me i never read it - but i t...
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