Midsummer Knight by Gregory Rogers
  

Synopsis

Midsummer Knight by Gregory Rogers

On a morning of midsummer magic the Bear discovers an enchanted world in the heart of the forest. But there is treachery at work and the Bear is swept up in a sinister plot that lands him in the palace dungeons. After masterminding a crafty escape he leads his new friends into a royal battle - but what hope do they have once swords are drawn? Midsummer Knight is a swashbuckling story of friendship and courage. An irresistible companion to Book 1 in the Boy Bear Series: The Boy, the Bear, the Baron, the Bard.

Reviews

'Sometimes you don't need words to tell a story...Midsummer Knightis a swashbuckling story of friendship and courage. An irresistible companion to the internationally acclaimed wordless picture book,The Boy, the Bear, the Baron, the Bard.'

'Here's a splendid children's book which not only tells a clear story through engaging pictures, but encourages the reader to create their own dialogue, details and subplots...illustrations are humorous, busy, detailed and a joy to follow.'Advocate, 30 Sept 2006'

About the Author

Illustrator Gregory Rogers was born in 1957 and lives in Brisbane, Australia. He has had several solo exhibitions and is one of Australia's finest children's book illustrators. In 1995 he was awarded the Kate Greenaway Medal for Book Illustration for Way Home by Libby Hathorn. Gregory is a musician and a keen collector of CDs, antiques, books and anything that attracts dust.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 6 To 9

Author

Gregory Rogers
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Publisher

Allen & Unwin Children's Books an imprint of Allen & Unwin

Publication date

1st June 2008

ISBN

9781741754827


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