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King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table

By Marcia Williams

A comic-strip re-telling of some of Britain's best-loved Arthurian stories and legends.

Aided by the magician Merlin, Arthur draws the sword from the stone to become King of Britain, and Lord of the Knights of the Round Table. Read of their valiant deeds as King Arthur, Sir Lancelot, Sir Galahad and other heroic knights rescue maidens, defend Excalibur and search for the Grail.

  • "Compulsive reading. The vivid visual style adds humour and humanity to the epic." Julia Eccleshare, Bookseller
  • "Perfect for family bedtime or ideal for confident readers on their own. The pictures are full of good jokes." Julie Myerson, Mail on Sunday
  • Also publishing this month are God and His Creations and Sinbad the Sailor.

About the author

Marcia Williams is a successful author/illustrator and, with her distinctive cartoon-strip style, has now illustrated and retold many literary classics for children, including The Adventures of Robin Hood (9781406311372), Greek Myths (9781406303476) and Oliver Twist and Other Great Dickens Stories (9781406305630). Her latest books are Archie's War (9781406304275), a child's diary of the First World War and My Secret War Diary by Flossie Albright (9781406309409), a Second World War journal. Marcia lives in Barnes, London.

ISBN: 9781406318661
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 1, 2010
Dimensions: 253 x 316mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $17.99
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 04/09/18 at 01:54:00
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