Rotten Luck! by Peter Bently

Rotten Luck!

Written by Peter Bently
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Part of the Knightmare Series


Rotten Luck! by Peter Bently

Cedric Thatchbottom can't wait to train as a squire, serving Sir Percival the Proud - a knight famed throughout the land for his glorious deeds. But this famous knight isn't all he appears to be, and Cedric soon finds himself being run ragged around Castle Bombast by his new master.In Book 4 of the Knightmare series, a notorious outlaw is terrifying the locals and the king has ordered Sir Percy to track him down. Cedric and his master head off into the depths of Grimwood in search of the Ghost and his gang. But there are more than just robbers lurking in the fearsome forest... Yikes! A hilarious series from Roald Dahl Funny Prize winning author, Peter Bently. Great for fans of Horrible Histories and Sir Gadabout.


Lively and amusing drawings, a touch of history and a fabulous cast of knights and squires make for a hilarious read which will be thoroughly enjoyed. Parents in Touch

About the Author

Peter Bently

Peter Bently went to ten different schools around the world and studied languages at Oxford University. He started writing for children soon after becoming a parent and now lives with his wife, Lucy, and children, Theo and Tara, in Totnes, Devon (which has its very own excellent medieval castle).

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176 pages


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Stripes Publishing an imprint of Little Tiger Press Group

Publication date

2nd February 2015



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