Codebreaker Charlotte (Hardcover)

Codebreaker Charlotte By Cedar Wang, Cedar Wang (Illustrator) Cover Image

Codebreaker Charlotte (Hardcover)

By Cedar Wang, Cedar Wang (Illustrator)

$19.95


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Kids who are enthusiastic about codes may want to try decoding the messages that are referred to in the text and can be found (along with worksheets) within the distinctive illustrations. While Nana's work at Bletchley may not be meaningful to children too young to understand the context, codes and secret messages have an enduring appeal for many children. - Carolyn Phelan; Booklist Reviews

Charlotte loves puzzles. On her ninth birthday, she receives a card from her great-grandmother, on which she finds a difficult code. Soon she embarks on a quest full of codes and riddles. While she tries to solve them, Charlotte discovers important details about the role her great-grandmother played in the Second World War. She also learns about three historical sites in England: Parker's Piece, the River Cam, and Blechley Park. You'll learn about these places, too

A surprising picture book about history and code language. For codebreakers ages 6 years and up.


Cedar Wang is a Chinese children's book author and illustrator. She obtained an MPhil in Critical Approaches to Children's Literature from the University of Cambridge and an MA in Children's Book Illustration from the Cambridge School of Art. Her passion for both art and literature inspires her work. Her unique stories and heartwarming illustrations often engage the soul.
Product Details ISBN: 9781605379999
ISBN-10: 1605379999
Publisher: Clavis
Publication Date: April 23rd, 2024
Pages: 32
Language: English