King Arthur by Richard Brassey, Richard Brassey


King Arthur by Richard Brassey, Richard Brassey

King Arthur is the ultimate English hero. King of Camelot, Head of the Knights of the Round Table and wielder of the magic sword, Excalibur! Richard Brassey explores the history, the mystery and the legendary figures that populate the myths about King Arthur, including Morgan La Fay, Merlin and the evil Mordred. Richard Brassey's unique gift for extracting truth from myth in a concise and insightful way makes this book the perfect introduction to King Arthur for young readers - and confused tourists!


Another wonderful titles from the talented Richard Brassey ... [King Arthur's] exploits and his legendary companions are brought to life through enthralling text and vivid illustrations which are packed with quirky, often humorous, detail. There is lots to find out in the book, fact and fiction, and exploring the illustrations will add even more. The style is fascinating and the witty text a joy to read for all ages. PARENTS IN TOUCH

About the Author

Richard Brassey is the author and illustrator of a host of colourful and original non-fiction books for children, among them the bestselling NESSIE THE LOCH NESS MONSTER and THE STORY OF SCOTLAND, which won the TES/SALTIRE SOCIETY AWARD. He lives in Essex. Visit his website at

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Publication date

5th July 2012



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