The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady

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The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady
Author Gerald Morris
Country United States
Language English
Series The Squire's Tales
Genre Children, Historical novel
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date
April 1997
Media type Print (Hardback and paperback)
Pages 232 pp (first edition, hardback)
ISBN 0-395-91211-3 (first edition, hardback)
OCLC 39455884
LC Class PZ7.M82785 So 1999
Preceded by The Squire's Tale
Followed by The Savage Damsel and The Dwarf

The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady is a book written by Gerald Morris. Its prequel is The Squire's Tale, also written by Gerald Morris.

The plot is based on the late 14th century Arthurian romance, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

Plot overview[edit]

This book tells the tale of Gawain and Squire Terence's journey to the fabled Green Chapel, the home of the Green Knight. Gawain is forced to decapitate the Green Knight, and Gawain promises that he will allow the Green Knight to return the favor one year from New Year's Eve, at the Green Chapel itself.

Accolades[edit]

The Young Adult Library Services Association, a division of the American Library Association, included The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady in their 2000 list of Best Books for Young Adults[1] and their 2003 list of Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000 Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults". American Library Association. Retrieved 2009-04-11. 
  2. ^ "2003 Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults". American Library Association. Retrieved 2009-04-11. 

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