This "station Stop 2" reader is perfect for children who are reading short sentences with help, and can understand simple plots and simple dialogue. Soft watercolor illustrations and informative, yet easy to understand, text shows children what life was like as a knight. Learn about armor, what life is like in a castle, and the story of King George as told by a troubadour. 48 pages, softcover.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 48 Vendor: Grosset & Dunlap Publication Date: 1998 Dimensions: 8.98 X 6.03 X 0.22 (inches)
ISBN: 0448418576 ISBN-13: 9780448418575 UPC: 070918003998 Availability: In Stock
A young knight-in-training has so much to do-learn about arms and armor, assist a squire, attend a medieval banquet, tilt at the quintain-and prepare to be "dubbed!" This is a surefire, nonfiction subject for newly independent readers.
A former editor at Disney, Harper, and Simon & Schuster, Catherine Daly has written many books for young readers, including the Disney Fairies chapter book Prilla and the Butterfly Lie and popular paperback titles such as Knights, Who Are You Really?, All Aboard Cars, and Daddy and Me. She lives in New York.