About the Author Rosemary Sutcliff has more than 50 books to her credit and is now universally considered one of the finest writers of historical novels for children. She is the author of "The Queen Elizabeth Story" and "The Lantern Bearers," which won the Carnegie Medal. In 1974 she was highly commended for the Hans Christian Andersen Award, and "Song for a Dark Queen" was commended for the Other Award. In 1975, Rosemary was awarded the OBE for services to Children's Literature and the CBE in 1992. Release Date: N/A
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