The adventures these future Young Knights of the Round Table experience in their quest to
save their friend are filled with the fantasy and adventure story elements that children love to
read. There's a villain, secret passages in castles, swordplay, and even a witch. And with King
Arthur's appearance, astonishing secret identities being revealed, and a happy ending, what
more could anyone want in a good read?
--Tyler R. Tichelaar, Ph.D. and author of "King Arthur's Children: A Study in Fiction and
From the Back Cover
A Middle Grade Adventure Novella 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 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.
Join Gavin, Philip, and Bryan on their quest and share the adventures that await them in the
land of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.