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Terry Deary's Knights' Tales: The Knight of Spurs and Spirits

Written by Terry Deary

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A sad story of cruelty in high places gives a chilling history lesson about the power of the rich over the life and death of the poor. Sir Robert is a bad tempered master who lashes out at his servants with frightening regularity. When his violence gets out of hand, he kills Roger his stable boy. Although he escapes justice, he and even his castle after his death are haunted by Roger’s unforgiving ghost. Terry Deary’s stories make the past come alive. The Knight of Silk and Steel is also available.

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Terry Deary's Knights' Tales: The Knight of Spurs and Spirits Synopsis

The violent and cruel Sir Robert Hylton terrorises his servants in grand Hylton Castle. Whilst they suffer from cold, hunger and his temper, Sir Robert drinks wine and sits by the fire. When his violence goes one step too far, Sir Robert uses friends and influence to escape the law.

But ghosts are known for following their own justice and Sir Robert will not find peace.

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ISBN: 9781408106204
Publication date: 01/07/2009
Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Format: Paperback

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ISBN: 9781408106204
Publication date: 1st July 2009
Author: Terry Deary
Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Format: Paperback
Suitable for: 7+ readers
Genres: General Fiction
Recommendations: eBooks

About Terry Deary

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors   Terry Deary is the author of 249 fiction and non-fiction books published in 36 years  and is one of the most successful children’s authors of all time. His Horrible Histories series has sold over 6 million copies in the UK and has been translated into over 40 languages, as well as being adapted into a BAFTA  award-winning television series for CBBC. Terry was also voted The Outstanding Non-Fiction Author of the 20th Century (Books for Keeps). He has now turned his attentions to adult fiction and non-fiction and more television ...

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