28 Sep 2020 The Tigers in the Tower: an unputdownable adventure by award winning author Julia Golding

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We are absolutely delighted to publish another brilliant book by Julia Golding, The Tigers in the Tower. Julia Golding is a mult-award winning writer and author of wonderful The Curious Science Quest series and The Curious Crime, a murder-mystery set in an amazing science museum.

The Tigers in the Tower is a beautifully written historical middle grade adventure that will capture children's hearts and imaginations. Set in the harsh streets of Georgian London, The Tigers in the Tower follows the gripping adventures of Sahira, a brave and compassionate young orphan girl, who must carry out her father's last request - protect God's beautiful creatures, her precious tigers. A wonderful tale exploring the true power of friendship and courage, The Tigers in the Tower is an unputdownable atmospheric adventure that children are sure to love.

Julia Golding is a gifted storyteller and The Tigers in the Tower has everything you want in an adventure. Elegantly told, this is a real box of delights, an adventure that is exciting, heartwarming, moving and inspiring.’ ­– Andrea Reece for LoveReading4Kids

Watch the beautiful trailer for The Tigers in the Tower below.

A Little Princess – with tigers! Orphan and outcast Sahira Clive is a brave and plucky heroine with a brightly burning heart. I was rooting for her all the way to the end of this thrilling – and thought-provoking – adventure." Ally Sherrick, award-winning author of Black Powder

The Tigers in the Tower

Julia Golding

Sahira’s family are travelling to England to deliver two majestic Indian tigers to the menagerie in the tower of London. But tragedy strikes and sickness steals Sahira’s parents from her on the journey. Left alone in London, Sarhira finds herself confined to a miserable and dangerous orphanage.

Despite her heartache and the threats she faces, Sahira is determined to carry out her father’s last request – to protect God’s beautiful creatures: her tigers. To do so, Sahira must set out on an adventure and use all her powers of persuasion to engage the help of some new friends along the way. Can the quest to find her tigers a safe home, lead Sahira to find her own place of hope and belonging in this strange and foreign land?

The Tigers in the Tower can be purchased as a paperback here and an eBook here.

The Tigers in the Tower Activity Pack:

For parents and teachers, we have a terrific The Tigers in the Tower quiz to accompany the book and space to think about ideas for saving these majestic creatures from extinction. Download the activity pack here and visit our book page here to find an extract and read more about the book.

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