Alfred Kropp has none of the usual characteristics of a hero but, when a dangerous magical sword falls into the wrong hands, he finds he does have what it takes to be brave. A modern day King Arthur, Alfred Kropps adventures are fresh, funny and very fast moving.
Publication date: 04/06/2007
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
|Publication date:||4th June 2007|
|Publisher:||Bloomsbury Publishing Plc|
|Genres:||NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites,|
Rick is a native Floridian and a graduate of Roosevelt University in Chicago. He earned a B.A. in English which he put to use as a field officer for the Internal Revenue Service. Inspired and encouraged by his wife, he decided his degree might also be useful in writing books and in 2004 he began writing full-time. Since then he has launched two critically acclaimed series: The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp, for young readers, and The Highly Effective Detective, for adults. Both books are set in Knoxville, Tennessee, where Rick lived for ten years before returning to Florida. &...More About Rick Yancey