Author(s): Richard Platt
What was it really like to live in a castle during the Middle Ages? What kind of life did a pirate lead in the 1700s? This book has the answers. Two young boys keep journals of their day-to-day lives in a castle, and on board a pirate ship. Based on research, this title is for children and includes two books.
Richard Platt has written over sixty non-fiction books for children. His titles include the bestselling Incredible Cross Sections and Egyptian Diary, the third in this series. He lives in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. Chris Riddell, author, illustrator and political cartoonist for The Observer, has won numerous awards for his artwork including the 2004 Kate Greenaway Medal for Jonathan Swift's Gulliver. He lives in Brighton.