Recommended for boys ages 8-11
A young squire from a remote fishing village has trained to be a knight his whole life. After his apprenticeship, he passes his squire’s test and sets off on a journey to the Royal Capital to prove his worth and seek a knighthood.
During his trip, the fledgling knight stops at a town being terrorized by outlaws. After helping the townsfolk, he continues his journey to the capital where a jousting tournament is set to take place.
The fledgling knight arrives at the capital just in time for the tournament. After an impressive display of his skills, he is rewarded by the king with an important mission and must prepare for the quest of a lifetime.
Parental guidance: This story contains mild medieval-style violence, including sword fights and some resulting deaths.