A Blood Red Horse by K. M. Grant
  

Synopsis

A Blood Red Horse by K. M. Grant

Will longs to be a knight, like his older brother Gavin. Then he could ride a charger, fight bravely in the Crusades for King Richard, and win the heart of a fair maiden. All he needs is a horse. And when he chooses one, he chooses well - a small chestnut stallion with a blaze on its forehead. There's something different about Hosanna - but Will doesn't know how important Hosanna will be to him, to his family, even to Saladin. In the Holy Land, Will learns that being a knight is bloody, brutal and often terrifying. His father is killed, his brother desperately injured, and Will finds himself closer to his enemy than he ever expected - but his small chestnut horse teaches him what it really means to be brave, to be noble, and to be fair.

About the Author

Katie Grant, a writer for the Scotsman newspaper, is one of Scotland's best known political journalists. She lives in Glasgow with her husband and two sons. Blood Red Horse is her stunning debut novel.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
288 pages
Interest Age: From 12

Author

K. M. Grant
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Publisher

Puffin Books an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

11th October 2003

ISBN

9780141317069


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