Small Knight and George: Small Knight and George by Ronda Armitage
  

Small Knight and George: Small Knight and George

Written by Ronda Armitage
Illustrated by Arthur Robins
Part of the Small Knight and George Series

Synopsis

Small Knight and George: Small Knight and George by Ronda Armitage

Small knight doesn't want to fight a dragon, he wants to stay at home and play kick-a-ball with his friends. He doesn't even know what a dragon looks like. But it's what big brave knights do, so he sets out on his quest. As he travels the land on his trusty steed, George, he sees the havoc a dragon can wreak! But what happens when he finally comes face to face with one?A fabulously funny, read-aloud adventure from Ronda Armitage - author of bestselling family favourite The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch. With detailed, cartoon-style illustrations from Arthur Robins.

Reviews

This extremely funny take on courage and chivalry is a joy and will leave everyone desperately hoping for more Small Knight and George adventures. * Books Quaterly (Waterstones) * Heartwarming fun read * Angels & Urchins * This extremely funny take on courage and chivalry is a joy * Books Quarterly (Waterstones) * A nice piece of nonsense...the exuberant illustrations are fun, as is the nonsense of a well-told story line which is likely to make many friends * School Librarian * A well-told tale...wittily expressed * Books for Keeps *

About the Author

Ronda Armitage was born in New Zealand. She is the author of many books for children, including the well-loved Lighthouse Keeper series of stories, which tell of the adventures of Mr. and Mrs. Grinling and their marmalade cat, Hamish. Most of her books are illustrated by her husband, David, who is an artist. She was a primary school teacher for several years, and is a trained counsellor, specialising in family therapy.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Ronda Armitage
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Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

3rd April 2008

ISBN

9781846163777


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