The Gas-Fitters’ Ball

The Gas-Fitters' Ball

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(1998, 128 pages, Puffin Books)

The New Cut Gang is a group of urchins in 1892. Lambeth Walk and the New Cut bristles with gangsters, bookies, pickpockets, swindlers, horse thieves and the occasional tentative policeman. The gang discover a cache of counterfeit gold sovereigns and are pursued by its murderous owner.

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