Young Knights of the Round Table: The King’s Ransom

by Cheryl Carpinello

In medieval Wales, eleven-year-old Prince Gavin, thirteen-year-old orphan Philip, and fifteen-year-old blacksmith’s apprentice Bryan are brought together in friendship by one they call the WildMan.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 117 pages
  • Average Rating: 4.59 out of 5
  • Published April 2013 by Beyond Today Educator
  • ISBN: 0997487577 (ISBN13: 9780997487572)
  • Edition Language: English
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  • Literary Awards: USA Best Book Award for Finalist for E-book: Children's Fiction (2012)
  • Children's Literary Classics (2012)

In medieval Wales, eleven-year-old Prince Gavin, thirteen-year-old orphan Philip, and fifteen-year-old blacksmith’s apprentice Bryan are brought together in friendship by one they call the Wild Man. When an advisor to the king is killed and a jewelled medallion is stolen from the king’s treasury, the Wild Man is accused of the theft and murder.Filled with disbelief at the arrest of the Wild Man, the three friends embark upon a knight’s quest to save their friend’s life. To succeed, the three must confront their fears and insecurities, and one of them will have to disclose the biggest secret of all.