Hook or by Crook
Two tales of Medieval Merry England in one from Carnegie Medalist Jan Mark.
953 in stock
n/a Interest Age: 7-10
Launch title of the Conkers, a new imprint of stories packed with brilliant extras like fun facts, quizzes and loads of gorgeous illustrations to tempt reluctant readers into longer stories
In these tales of Medieval Merry England there’s mayhem and madness galore! A shepherd has his work cut out for him if he’s to outwit King John’s riddles, while infamous outlaw Robin Hood tries his hand at a career on the open water – but seasickness might put a stop to that.
With Jan Mark’s sparkling wit and Tony Ross’ zany illustrations, this romp through ye olde England is a delight.
Information for Grown-Ups: This book has a super-readable layout and typeface so that even more readers can enjoy it. It is aimed at children aged 7-10.
Read a sample from Hook or by Crook below: