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Tales of the Ancient World

Tommy and the Guttersnipe



by Mike Peterson - illustrated by Christopher Baldwin
8 chapters -- plus a Christmas sequel chapter

Historical fiction in the style of Horatio Alger, Jr., "Tommy and the Guttersnipe" partners Tommy, who struggles to help feed his mother and infant sister, with Baby Jake, a tough homeless kid from the streets of New York, as they make their way in a heartless world and, along the way, help to break an arson gang.

*(This shorter serial is priced at two-thirds our standard price)

Download the Teacher's Guide (.pdf)

Sample One

Sample Two

Sample Three


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