With Classic starts, young readers can experience the wonder of timeless stories from an early age. Abridged for easier reading and carefully rewritten, each classic novel is filled with all the magic and excitement that made the original story a beloved favorite. Edward Tudor and Tom Canty look alike but lead very different lives. Edward is heir to the throne of England, while Tom's father is a beggar and a thief. When the two boys meet by chance one day, they decide to trade clothes and see how the other half lives. Suddenly separated before they can change back, they are trapped in each other's place. This exciting and moving story, filled with daring exploits, will make you look at the world through different eyes as well.