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By Kin Platt,Christopher J. Platt

ISBN-10: 0374353379

ISBN-13: 9780374353377

Sixteen-year-old Oliver Puckle, information gatherer for the Concord Freeman in the summer season of 1846, has his paintings minimize out for him whilst be aware arrives of a grotesque homicide at Walden Pond. it sort of feels the single citizen who's not a suspect is the poetphilosopher Henry David Thoreau, who spent the evening locked within the neighborhood detention center for refusing to pay his ballot tax. As Oliver leads the cost to solve the secret, he has a lot to profit from his colourful buddies – between them Ralph Waldo Emerson and a feisty teenage Louisa may possibly Alcott – yet suddenly it's the recluse Thoreau himself who presents specific support to the research.

This posthumously released novel, set within the famously literary city of harmony, Massachusetts, is wealthy with intrigue and witty element and lines a foreword via the author's son.

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