Voices #2: Diver's Daughter: A Tudor Story (Voices #2)

Eve’s a black girl in Tudor London – and she’s diving into a shipwreck… Eve lives with her mum in the Southwark slums. They’re just like any other poor family, except that Eve’s mum was stolen from East Africa as a child. When the legendary warship Mary Rose is shipwrecked, a survivor named George Symon tells them some news. One of the crew sent to salvage its treasures is an African free diver! Well – Eve’s mum knows how to dive, too. If she can team up with this man, they could make their fortunes! But soon all of them are in dangerous water. Can Eve dive deep to save her mum?

  • A gripping historical read by top author Patrice Lawrence
  • Part of a new series celebrating unsung voices of our past
  • Patrice is the author of Orangeboy and Indigo Donut
  • Orangeboy won the Waterstones and Bookseller awards

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    Patrice Lawrence

    Patrice Lawrence is the multi-award-winning author of Orangeboy, which won the 2017 Waterstone’s Book Prize, the 2017 YA Book Prize and was shortlisted for the 2017 Costa Book Awards and the Carnegie Award.


    Winner of the YA Book Prize and Waterstones Children’s Book Prize (older category) for Orange Boy.

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