Monday, April 14, 2014
The Scarlet Pimpernel book review
Title: The Scarlet Pimpernel
Series: The Scarlet Pimpernel books- book one
Author: Baroness Emmuska Orczy
Genre: Historical fiction
Plot: During the year 1792 France is under a violent revolution.
The Aristocrats are being killed at the guillotine every day.
The Aristocrats' only hope is The Scarlet Pimpernel- A brave British gentlemen who sneaks them into England. The Scarlet Pimpernel himself is at risk to be put to death also. Who can save him?
What I liked about this book: The was a fun, exciting, and fast paced read. The characters were varied and almost seemed real.
What I didn't like about this book: Some of the things that happened in this book were a bit far fetched, but it's not based on a true story.
Would I recommend this? Yes!!!!