In the nineteenth century, London was very smelly. Find out how one man helped to clean up the city with his new sewer system, and how wide-reaching this plan would be for London's future in this fascinating non-fiction book. Gold/Band 9 offers developing readers more challenging literary language and stories with distinctive characters. Formal non-fiction is included, with a range of unfamiliar terms used. Ideas for reading in the back of the book provide practical support and stimulating activities.