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The Whipping Boy

The Whipping Boy

ISBN: 0060521228

Title: The Whipping Boy

Author: Sid Fleischman

KDL Description:

NEWBERY J FLEISCHMAN

A bratty prince and his whipping boy have many adventures when they inadvertently trade places after becoming involved with dangerous outlaws.

Amazon Description:

A Prince
and a Pauper

Jemmy, once a poor boy living on the streets, now lives in a castle. As the whipping boy, he bears the punishment when Prince Brat misbehaves, for it is forbidden to spank, thrash, or whack the heir to the throne. The two boys have nothing in common and even less reason to like one another. But when they find themselves taken hostage after running away, they are left with no choice but to trust each other.