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Black Horses for the King (Magic Carpet Books)

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Galwyn, the son of a bankrupt and dishonored aristocrat, has always had an ear for languages. So when Lord Artos—later known as King Arthur—needs an interpreter to help him buy large horses to breed a troop strong enough to carry armed warriors against the Saxon invaders, Galwyn gets a chance to redeem his fathers honor and make a name for himself.
     Includes an authors note..

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The story of King Arthur as it has never been told before

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From the bestselling author of the Dragonriders of Pern series comes this historical fantasy of King Arthur as it has never been told before. It is the story of the beginnings of the British cavalry, as recounted by a boy growing up in exciting and perilous times.

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Galwyn, the son of a bankrupt and dishonored aristocrat, has always had an ear for languages. So when Lord Artos--later known as King Arthur--needs an interpreter to help him buy large horses to breed a troop strong enough to carry armed warriors against the Saxon invaders, Galwyn gets a chance to redeem his father's honor and make a name for himself. Includes an author's note..

About the Author

ANNE McCAFFREY is one of the most popular fantasy authors writing today, and she is the first woman to have won both the Hugo and the Nebula Awards. Her many bestselling novels in the Dragonriders of Pern series include three for young readers, two of which were chosen as ALA Best Books for Young Adults. Born in Boston, Anne McCaffrey now lives in Ireland.
www.annemccaffrey.net

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152063788
Author:
McCaffrey, Anne
Publisher:
Magic Carpey Books
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - Arthurian
Subject:
Historical - Europe
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - Fantasy
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Arthur
Subject:
Horses
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Magic Carpet Books
Publication Date:
20080831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Cover illustration by
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
6.88 x 4.19 in 0.31 lb
Age Level:
12-17

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The story of King Arthur as it has never been told before
"Synopsis" by , From the bestselling author of the Dragonriders of Pern series comes this historical fantasy of King Arthur as it has never been told before. It is the story of the beginnings of the British cavalry, as recounted by a boy growing up in exciting and perilous times.
"Synopsis" by , Galwyn, the son of a bankrupt and dishonored aristocrat, has always had an ear for languages. So when Lord Artos--later known as King Arthur--needs an interpreter to help him buy large horses to breed a troop strong enough to carry armed warriors against the Saxon invaders, Galwyn gets a chance to redeem his father's honor and make a name for himself. Includes an author's note..
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