Jepp, Who Defied the Stars Paperback
A thrilling historical epic with an unlikely teenage heroWho says fate is written in the stars?Set in sixteenth-century Europe, JEPP is the thrilling, romantic and in turns heart-warming and poignant story of a teenage dwarf limited not only by his height but by his destiny.
Although he appears to be bound for a lowly life as a court dwarf, Jepp has ambition, and he dreams of becoming a scientist and marrying the woman he loves.
This highly original and unforgettable story is based on a real historical figure, and Jepp's story includes violence, love, astrology, astronomy, and even a beer-drinking moose.
A Philippa Gregory for teens, JEPP is ideal for fans of adventurous, thought-provoking historical romance.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: Hot Key Books
- Publication Date: 01/10/2012
- Category: Romance
- ISBN: 9781471400162