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Crispin - The Cross of Lead by Avi

Set in medieval England, Crispin: The Cross of Lead shows the brutality of feudal England. However, it also shows the power of humanity and love. After his mother dies and he is left an orphan, Crispin is framed for a crime and run out of his village. In his journey through the countryside, he finds friends, enemies, and insight into himself.

A good one for older readers (10-12 years).

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