Anna Strong and the Revolutionary War Culper Spy Ring: A Spy on History Book (Paperback)
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Your Mission: Discover Anna’s secret message using spycraft tools to uncover hidden codes!
It’s a true story of the American Revolution: Meet the secret Culper Ring, a network of American spies fighting against the army of British redcoats, and historical figures like George Washington and the soon-to-be-infamous Benedict Arnold. And meet Anna Strong, an unsung heroine who found ingenious ways to communicate top-secret messages to her fellow spies, helping to save the American colonies from British rule.
It’s a mystery to solve: There are clues embedded in the book’s text and illustrations. Spycraft materials, including a cipher wheel, come in an envelope at the beginning of the book. Use them to decode Anna’s hidden message and discover the secret mission she undertook for the Culper Ring!
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About the Author
Enigma Alberti is the nom de plume of a secret cadre of authors who are each writing a book in the Spy on History series.
"A strong main character and an engaging story make for a revolutionary read. Spy fans and cryptographers will seek this one out." —Kirkus
"Young readers will admire Anna Strong's resourceful and courageous efforts to help the Patriot cause...Highly recommended." —School Library Journal