Moonfleet is an adventure story set against the background of smuggling in southern England in the 18th century. It follows the life of John Trenchard, a lonely young orphan, and his search for a lost diamond. Read about the smugglers as they hide contraband in secret vaults in the graveyard. Can they escape from the cruel magistrate who pursues them without mercy? Will John ever find the precious diamond?
Cross-curricular focus: Natural Science