Tales of Rowan Hood
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The Tales of Rowan Hood are a series of books by Nancy Springer. The first book focuses on a young girl who dresses as a boy and goes to join Robin Hood's men, in part because her father is Robin Hood.
Rowan Hood: Outlaw Girl of Sherwood Forest
Rowan Hood: Outlaw Girl of Sherwood Forest is the first book in the Rowan Hood series. The book features a young girl named Rosemary, the daughter of Robin Hood and a healer. When her mother is killed and her house destroyed, she disguises herself as a boy and leaves to find her father. Along the way she meets a dog she names Tykell. She is accidentally spotted by Guy of Gisborne, who is enraged when she refuses to give her bow and arrows to him.
It is followed by:
- Lionclaw: a tale of Rowan Hood (2001)
- Outlaw Princess of Sherwood: A Tale of Rowan Hood (2003)
- Wild Boy: A Tale of Rowan Hood (2004)
- Rowan Hood Returns: The Final Chapter (2005)
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