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THE LEGEND OF ROBIN  
Apr. 2, 2014
Author:  Elena Kedros
Category:  Children's: Middle grade
Description:  Robin is a generous outlaw who robs the rich to give to the poor.
Robin moves as a burning arrow in the dark wood.
Robin is lively, loyal and an excellent archer.
Robin and the Merry Men are known all over the land.
Robin is a legend, but most of all…

ROBIN IS A GIRL!

THERE ARE PLENTY OF STORIES ABOUT THE LEGENDARY FIGURE OF ROBIN HOOD. THIS ONE HAS NEVER BEEN TOLD BEFORE.

Fleeing from her village on fire and her murdered parents, 14 year old Robin joins the forest clan, a bunch of more or less honest young thieves. She soon gets to know the leader of the clan, the proud Will, and the mysterious Robert, who has been unexpectedly banned by the other members of the clan.
There is only one way to become part of the clan: winning the archery contest. Robin makes it but Will makes her life difficult. Meanwhile, in the attempt to save Robin's brother's life, Robert is seized by the Lady of the city and risks being hanged. A chance for Robin to prove herself, although she only has one arrow and she cannot afford to make mistakes…

Rights already sold:  FRANCE (Pocket Jeunesse) in a pre-empt; SERBIA (Vulkan)
Other information:  From the BESTSELLING AUTHOR ELENA KEDROS, following the EXTRAORDINARY SUCCESS OF OLYMPUS GIRLS SERIES which has sold 140.000 COPIES IN ITALY and has been TRANSLATED IN OVER 12 LANGUAGES A NEW FAST-PACED AND THRILLING SERIES that retells the legend with an UNPRECEDENTED TWIST: ROBIN HOOD IS A GIRL!

Publication date: Book I - May 2014; Book II - September 2014; Book III - March 2015;
Final ms and 5 English chapters available

Contact:  Veronica Broglio
Arnoldo Mondadori Editore S.p.A. - Children's Books
segreteria.ragazzi3@mondadori.it
Item number:  9367
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