Lady Jane has a taste for Elizabethan adventure in this spirited historical "Racing Read". Lady Jane Hargrave is a reluctant maid of honour at the court of Queen Elizabeth I - but before she knows it she is appearing in a Shakespeare play, helping Francis Drake fight off the Spanish Armada and saving the Queen's life. Long live the Queen! Long live adventure! Join Lady Jane on breathless adventures in the real historical setting of Elizabethan England. Topic of this title forms part of the KS2 National Curriculum for history. This is a girls' adventure companion title for "Invasion". "Racing Reads" are pacy and engaging first novels for the newly independent reader. Each book is extensively illustrated and the story-per-chapter structure is ideal for building reading confidence.