Lance of Truth by Katherine Roberts
  

Lance of Truth

Written by Katherine Roberts

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February 2013 Book of the Month - The Second Book in the Pendragon Legacy Series

The quest for Camelot's survival continues - King Arthur's secret daughter, Rhianna Pendragon, has faced mortal danger, ice-breathing dragons and dark magic to win Excalibur, the Sword of Light. But the sword is just one of four magical Lights that she must find to restore Arthur's soul to his body and bring him back to life. Now Rhianna must head into the wilds of the North, to find the second Light, the Lance of Truth, before her evil cousin Mordred claims it. But Mordred is holding her mother Guinevere captive - can Rhianna stay true to her quest for the Lights and save the mother she's never known, before Mordred wreaks his terrible revenge?

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Synopsis

Lance of Truth by Katherine Roberts

Rhianna Pendragon, has faced mortal danger, ice-breathing dragons and dark magic to win Excalibur, the Sword of Light. But the sword is just one of four magical Lights that she must find to restore Arthur's soul to his body and bring him back to life. Now Rhianna must head into the wilds of the North, to find the second Light, the Lance of Truth, before her evil cousin Mordred claims it. But Mordred is holding her mother Guinevere captive - can Rhianna stay true to her quest for the Lights and save the mother she's never known, before Mordred wreaks his terrible revenge?

Lance of Truth is the second in the Pendragon Series, which began with Sword of Light and continues with the much anticipated Crown of Dreams.

Reviews

There is magic at work here as strong as Merlin's. Mary Hoffman, author of David.

It's fantastic, so accessible - I loved it! The Bookette

A cracking page-turning adventure - Utterly gripping. Lovereading4kids.co.uk

This is a novel about friendship, courage and is perfectly aimed at a 10+ market. The British Fantasy Society

About the Author

Katherine Roberts

Katherine Roberts was born in Torquay, UK, in 1962 and spent her childhood in Devon and Cornwall. She graduated with a First in Mathematics from Bath University, since when she has worked with computers, racehorses, and in a pet shop. After separating from her husband in early 2005, Katherine now lives in Paignton near the school
she attended as a child.

Her debut novel Song Quest was published in 1999 and won the Branford Boase Award for an outstanding first novel for children. Her other novels include Spell Fall, Dark Quetzal and I Am The Great Horse. the Enchorium Sequence and the Seven Wonders of the World series.

She is also author of the popular and widely acclaimed Pendragon Legacy series.

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Format

Paperback

Author

Katherine Roberts
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Author's Website

www.katherineroberts.co.uk/

Publisher

Templar Publishing

Publication date

1st February 2013

ISBN

9781848778665

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