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Upon Secrecy

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Join us at the International Spy Museum Store for an in-store book signing of Upon Secrecy by Selene Castovilla. The historical novel by the author of By the Sword follows the members of the Culper Spy Ring formed by George Washington in 1780 to spy on the British when France entered the American Revolution.


In 1780 France entered the American Revolution. A French fleet was bringing crucial aid to the patriots. Did the British know? Would they intercept? George Washington needed answers--fast. To get them, he turned to his most trusted spies. "Upon Secrecy "follows the members of the Culper Spy Ring on their most daring and important mission. Washington couldn't outfight the British. Could he outspy them?



Selene Castrovilla's book takes kids inside the Revolutionary War, as members of George Washington’s Culper Spy Ring eavesdrop on the British, write secret messages, and fend off highway robbers to deliver them. The gripping narrative keeps the tension alive, while period details and historically accurate illustrations give young readers an up-close experience of the war. —


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