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The 'Black Queen' is what Billy calls his shadowy next-door neighbour. She always wears a black cloak and a wide-brimmed black hat. She lurks about her garden, alone except for her black cat. Scarily for Billy, the Black Queen befriends him and asks him to look after her cat while she's away. Billy can't resist the opportunity to peek inside her house. There are chessboards scattered everywhere. Who is the Black Queen and what sort of game is she playing? Billy thinks he knows...

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780552546454
ISBN-10: 0552546453
Format: Paperback
(199mm x 128mm x 8mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Young Corgi
Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo is one of today's most popular and critically acclaimed children's writers, author of KENSUKE'S KINGDOM and THE WRECK OF THE ZANZIBAR amongst many other titles. He has won a multitude of prizes including the Children's Book Award, the Smarties Prize and the Writer's Guild Award.

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