Elvira Woodruff.

In late seventeenth-century England, orphaned, eleven-year-old Diggory, forced to leave his hometown after the uncle he lives with is lost at sea, becomes an apprentice to the architect Henry Winstanley who is determined to build a lighthouse on the treacherous Eddystone Reef--the very rocks that sunk Diggory's father's ship years before.


David HealeyPosted March 25, 2010

Imagine living within sight and sound of the sea in a fishing village on the English coast but being terrified of the ocean. That's exactly the situation for 11-year-old Digory Beale, the hero of "Fearless." Worse yet, when his aunt can no longer fee...

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