(From the publisher):
When Boniface Schroll, a shy orphan, is left all alone in a cold, dark forest, a big man in a black hat rescues him. The next day he awakens in his Uncle Emil's house. Boniface, who wants a place to call home, likes the people in the small farming village. But when he hears about the many robberies committed by a man wearing a big black hat, Boniface wonders if he should risk telling his uncle what he knows about the mysterious man.
Original title: Bonifaz und der Räuber Knapp
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ Europe