The Adventures of Sir Gawain the True by Gerald Morris
  

Synopsis

The Adventures of Sir Gawain the True by Gerald Morris

Enhanced by Renier's lighthearted medieval scenes . . . Morris's yarn weaves clever turns, knightly violence and chivalric (i.e., human) values in action into an ingeniously integrated retelling of Gawain and the Green Knight. Kirkus Reviews, starred review In the third installment in the Knights' Tales series, Gerald Morris tells the laugh-out-loud taleofKing Arthur'smost celebrated knight, and nephew, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.With lively illustrationsby AaronRenier, Morris creates a captivating and comical medieval worldthat teemswithhumor andwonder.

Reviews

An ingeniously integrated retelling of Gawain and the Green Knight and other episodes from the Arthurian canon. Worthy reading for all budding squires and damsels. (Kirkus Reviews, starred review)

About the Author

Gerald Morris

Gerald Morris is an American author and was born in Riverside, California. He is known for his series of stories for younger readers focusing around the Middle Ages and King Arthur. Collectivelly called "The Squire's Tales", the series includes The Squire's Tale, The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady, The Savage Damsel and The Dwarf, and Parsifal's Page.
Morris is married with 3 children, and now lives in Wausau, Wisconsin where he is the pastor of the First Baptist Church.

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Format

Paperback
128 pages

Author

Gerald Morris
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Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Publication date

16th April 2013

ISBN

9780544022645


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