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The Tyrant and the Squire

Written by Terry Jones

Fantasy / Magical Featured Books for 11+ readers Featured Books for 13+ readers Historical Fiction

The Tyrant and the Squire Synopsis

Deep in the Crusades, Tom has run away from home to discover what the noble life of a knight is really like. But now that his dreams have come true and he has been knighted, all is not as rosy as he'd hoped.

The Tyrant and the Squire Press Reviews

Jones has used his formidable and extensive comedic talents to write a hilarious, fast-paced adventure story full of historical detail. . . . Reminiscent of Douglas Adams's Hitchhiker's Guide series, only set in medieval times and suitable for young children . . . a rollicking good time for all. --School Library Journal on The Lady and the Squire


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ISBN: 9781783524624
Publication date: 08/02/2018
Publisher:
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781783524624
Publication date: 8th February 2018
Author: Terry Jones
Publisher:
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 400 pages
Suitable for: 11+ readers, 13+ readers
Genres: Fantasy / Magical, Historical Fiction

About Terry Jones

Terry Jones was Guest Editor in April 2011. You can see which books he chose by clicking here. Terry Jones is perhaps best known as a scriptwriter and member of the Monty Python team. He is a highly successful historian, performer, director and writer for film, radio and television. His books for children have been enormously popular, including Bedtime Stories, The Knight and the Squire, The Lady and the Squire, Nicobobinus and The Saga of Erik the Viking.

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