Are your estates in order? Can you recite poetry, or sing, or play a lute? Have you had your hair cut, squire? Are you sitting comfortably in all that armor? Will you perform your duties with honor and chivalry? Are you really worthy of pursuing your destiny as a knight of olde, among the elite of medieval society in status and wealth? You know you are So arise, Sir Reader, and go forth and nobly answer your calling.
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About the Author
Award-winning author Fiona Macdonald studied history at Cambridge and is the author of more than 100 information books for young people.
Mark Bergin was born in Hastings, England. He has illustrated over twenty books, including It s Fun to Draw Knights and Castles and It's Fun to Draw Dinosaurs.He has done many book designs, layouts, and storyboards in many styles, including cartoon, for numerous books, posters, and advertisements.
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