Synopses & Reviews
Fourteen tales from the magical land of Camelot -- stories about the Round Table, the doomed love of Lancelot and Guinevere, the quest of for the Holy Grail, the magic of Merlin and the treachery of Morgan le Fay -- are sure to capture the imaginations of young readers. Atmospheric illustrations by Alan Baker depict the medieval times.
This gracefully written retelling of the familiar stories is published in a handsomely laid-out edition punctuated throughout with many attractive black-and-white illustrations. Children's Literature
This classic tale of magic and majesty will captivate young and old alike...Bright and richly colored illustrations aptly depict this medieval tale. This book would make a wonderful gift for any youngster.
This dramatic and absorbing retelling of the greatest Arthurian legends brings the Knights of the Round Table to life for a new generation of readers. Exciting illustrations and vivid prose evoke the thrills, magic, and danger of King Arthurs legend.
About the Author
Alan Baker has illustrated The Odyssey and The Story of King Arthur, both published by Kingfisher. In addition, Alan created the popular Little Rabbits series, which has sold over half-a-million copies in the U.S. Alan is a lecturer in illustration at the University of Brighton, England.