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The Scar Gatherer series is a sequence of seven time-travel adventures for 8 to 12 year olds, spanning British history from Roman times up to the Second World War. Click on each book to find out more.

#1. In the first book, Joe slips back into Roman times. How will he survive in a world so far removed from his own?

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scar gatherer series time travel children adventure fiction history ring ruins shimmer glass slaves isabella demon embers falconer's quarry saving unicorn's horn leopard golden cage Julia Edwards

#2. While visiting York, Joe finds himself suddenly in the Viking age. Will he find Lucy here, or will he have to manage alone?

#7. Bombs are raining down on Liverpool. Will an air raid put an end to Joe's time travelling? Worse, will the lethal force of the Luftwaffe be the end of Lucy herself?

scar gatherer series time travel children adventure fiction history ring ruins shimmer glass slaves isabella demon embers falconer's quarry saving unicorn's horn leopard golden cage Julia Edwards
scar gatherer series time travel children adventure fiction history ring ruins shimmer glass slaves isabella demon embers falconer's quarry saving unicorn's horn leopard golden cage Julia Edwards

#3. Joe thought he knew what Tudor England might be like. But he soon discovers that a little knowledge can be a dangerous thing.

#6. Victorian England is not like Joe expected. But photography has arrived: will it prove that Joe has actually been in the past?

scar gatherer series time travel children adventure fiction history ring ruins shimmer glass slaves isabella demon embers falconer's quarry saving unicorn's horn leopard golden cage Julia Edwards
scar gatherer series time travel children adventure fiction history ring ruins shimmer glass slaves isabella demon embers falconer's quarry saving unicorn's horn leopard golden cage Julia Edwards
scar gatherer series time travel children adventure fiction history ring ruins shimmer glass slaves isabella demon embers falconer's quarry saving unicorn's horn leopard golden cage Julia Edwards

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#4. The Great Fire of London is coming. But Joe discovers an even greater threat to England. Is there anything he can do to stop it?

#5. Life in Georgian England seems civilized. But Joe soon finds the civility is only skin deep. Can he save the slaves from a terrible fate?

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