or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available

 
Tell the Publisher!
I’d like to read this book on Kindle

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

Stories of Knights (Young Reading (Series 1)) [Hardcover]

Jane Bingham
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
Price: £4.99 & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £10. Details
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 13 left in stock (more on the way).
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Want it tomorrow, 22 Oct.? Choose Express delivery at checkout. Details

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Hardcover £4.56  
Hardcover, 26 Jan 2007 £4.99  
Paperback --  
Audio, CD, Audiobook --  

Book Description

26 Jan 2007 Young Reading (Series 1)
The 'Usborne Young Reading' programme is designed to encourage independent reading and covers a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction titles. This text contains three exciting adventures featuring knights.

Special Offers and Product Promotions

  • Between 20-26 October 2014, spend £10 in a single order on item(s) dispatched from and sold by Amazon.co.uk and receive a £2 promotional code to spend in the Amazon Appstore. Here's how (terms and conditions apply)

Frequently Bought Together

Stories of Knights (Young Reading (Series 1)) + Stories of Pirates (Young Reading (Series 1)) + Stories of Wizards (Young Reading (Series 1))
Price For All Three: £14.97

Buy the selected items together


Product details

  • Hardcover: 48 pages
  • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd; English Heritage ed edition (26 Jan 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0746080581
  • ISBN-13: 978-0746080580
  • Product Dimensions: 19.6 x 13.8 x 1.2 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 46,291 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Authors

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Inside This Book (Learn More)
Browse and search another edition of this book.
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Table of Contents | Excerpt | Back Cover
Search inside this book:

Sell a Digital Version of This Book in the Kindle Store

If you are a publisher or author and hold the digital rights to a book, you can sell a digital version of it in our Kindle Store. Learn more

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5 stars
4.4 out of 5 stars
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars THREE adventures under one cover! 16 Oct 2008
Format:Paperback
From the 'Usborne Young Reading' series of books, which combines good stories with easy reading text.

'Usborne Young Reading Books are carefully graded into levels: - Series One, Two and Three and cover a wide range of subjects to suit all interests and abilities.'

This particular book is from SERIES ONE, which is aimed at readers who have just started reading alone.
The stories are retold by Jane Bingham.

From the back cover:

'When King Arthur set up his court, hundreds of knights wanted to join him, But they had to fight fierce giants and deadly dragons first.
For only the bravest, strongest and most loyal of knights could sit at the king's Round Table.
Read on for three of their exciting adventures.'

Colourful paperback covers open to 48 high quality matt pages, split into 3 chapters:

1. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
2. The tale of the kitchen knight
3. Sir Gawain and the Loathly Lady

Numbered pages. Illustrated throughout this book is enhanced by meaningful expressions, easy-to-follow-text and some speech bubbles.

Example of text:

From Chapter 2

'The tale of the kitchen knight

One day, a young stranger arrived at king Arthur's castle.
He had beautiful white hands but his clothes were old and torn.
"I have nowhere to go," he told the king. "Please Sire, may I stay for a year?"
King Arthur liked the look of him, so he agreed.
"Sir Kay can take care of you," he said.
Grumpy Sir Kay was in charge of the kitchens. He sneered at the young boy.
"Hmph! I shall call you Pretty Hands," he said.
"Now let's see how hard you can work."...........'

....and so Pretty Hands set about various kitchen tasks....
Read more ›
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Ideal for young boys 15 Jun 2010
By Lilo
Format:Hardcover
My son is just starting to read and this collection is great to encourage boys' literacy: Great stories that make them want to read on!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Good read for little ones 7 May 2014
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
Good read for little ones.
Three stories that in one, that lead into
each other. good Knight wins the Princess
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
By Mumof2
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
This book is great - I love the whole series. Son regularly goes to this book when asked to choose a bedtime story. It is simple enough text that I think he will soon - end reception be able to read some himself, but the stories are interesting and engaing enough for him to want to read them.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Stories of Knights 7 Feb 2014
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
The purchase was just as I wanted & expected. Smooth transaction from start to finish. Would buy again. Thank you
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Would you like to see more reviews about this item?
Were these reviews helpful?   Let us know

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category


Feedback