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The adventures of Sir Givret the Short

Author: Gerald Morris; Aaron Renier
Publisher: Boston : Sandpiper, ©2008.
Series: The knights' tales, bk. 2
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While not the most intrepid knight of the Round Table, Sir Givret the Short helps King Arthur and the other knights with his cunning and cleverness.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Arthur, King; Arthur, King; Arthur, King.; King Arthur
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Morris; Aaron Renier
ISBN: 9780547248189 0547248180
OCLC Number: 313657873
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., ©2008.
Awards: Short-listed for West Virginia Children's Book Award 2011
Description: 101 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: The knights' tales, bk. 2
Responsibility: Gerald Morris ; illustrated by Aaron Renier.

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Many years ago, the storytellers say, the great King Arthur held court with his gallant Knights of the Round Table. Poor Givret, who is easily the shortest man at court, bears the brunt of their  Read more...

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"Brush and ink illustrations, both full-page and vignettes, are scattered throughout, adding interest to the humorous story line. The combination of a peddler with a long, hooded black cloak; an Read more...

 
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