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3 edition of Young Guinevere found in the catalog.

Young Guinevere

by Robert D.

  • 309 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Bt Bound .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adaptations,
  • Arthurian romances,
  • England,
  • Folklore,
  • Guenevere, Queen (Legendary character),
  • Legends,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJamichael Henterly (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9388130M
    ISBN 100613001265
    ISBN 109780613001267

    Young Guinevere's illustrations in particular have stayed with me throughout my life, as has the wonderful twist on the traditional Arthurian legend. In this book, instead of being a love-sick girl whose main skills are embroidery and looking beautiful, and whose indiscretions bring down the kingdom, Guinevere is a capable, adventurous, and 5/5(2). Guinevere (/ ˈ ɡ w ɪ n ɪ v ɪər / GWIN-iv-eer; Welsh: Gwenhwyfar pronunciation (help info); Breton: Gwenivar), often written as Guenevere or Guenever, is the wife and queen of King Arthur in the Arthurian ere has been portrayed as everything from a villainous and opportunistic traitor to a fatally flawed but noble and virtuous : Leodegrance (father), Gwenhwyfach (sister).

    The second book in the Chrysalis Queen Quartet, starring the young Guinevere. Much has changed over the last few months in Gwynedd, but Guinevere is still uncertain where her future lies. She recently made the unsettling discovery that she has been guarded all her life by a pagan tribe who believes she is destined to save them—they believe. King Arthur, Queen Guinevere, Merlin the wizard, Mordred, Morgan le Fay, Lancelot, Tristan, Galahad, Gawain and the knights of the round table have legendary status in literature. Hundreds of books and millions of words have been written about these people and .

      “Sarah Domet’s The Guineveres is a revelation, the way Jeffrey Eugenides’ The Virgin Suicides was a revelation: rarely do we see a writer so young, so brilliant, who wears her brilliance so offhandedly, so charmingly, so winningly. Rarely do we see such a young writer so masterful in her control of language, of form.4/4(2). The animated series The Legend of Prince Valiant (–) followed the adventures of three young warriors training to become Knights of the Round Table. The series featured Arthur, Merlin, Guinevere, and Gawain in its main cast and several other Arthurian characters in recurring roles.


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In "Young Guinevere", author Robert San Souci has weaved a narrative of Guinevere's early days as a child and beautiful young woman based on classic and contemporary sources. The daughter of King Leodogran, Guinevere's name meant "white fairy", her skin being white and framed by auburn hair.5/5(10).

Young Guinevere book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. San Souci's lively, well researched text and Henterly's illustratio /5(14). Young Guinevere Robert D. San Souci, Author, Jamichael Henterly, Illustrator Doubleday Books for Young Readers $ (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

About the book: Set in Medieval Europe, this is Robert San Souci's magical tale of Guinevere--from her childhood to her marriage to King Arthur. When Guinevere's father's castle is besieged by invaders, /5().

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Young Guinevere When enemies lay siege to her father's castle, young Guinevere braves the perils of the local forest to seek help, paving the way for a fateful meeting with King Arthur and the fulfillment of the prophesy of her : Robert D. San Souci.

Young Guinevere by Robert D. San Souci, Jamichael Henterly Paperback Book, 32 pages See Other Available Editions Description Presents the life of Guinevere from Pages:   Young Guinevere earned the Self-Rescuing Princess Society seal of approval for telling the story of this confident and courageous girl whose story is too often left out of the Camelot tales, or who is only remembered for her later story of betrayal and loss.

Here we see her as a fresh-faced, daring young woman who knows her own capabilities and is willing to risk her own life to save the lives. Children's Book Review: Young Guinevere by Robert D. San Souci, Author, Jamichael Henterly, Illustrator Yearling Books $ (32p) ISBN The romantic story of the girl who would.

A few fragments of legend&#;which San Souci, in a cursory note mentioning ``a variety of classic and contemporary sources,'' does not sort out from his own additions&#;are padded out to create a story about Guinevere as a girl who enjoys rambling the woods, where she encounters a unicorn and other legendary creatures; later, some of these figure in her urgent mission to the new King.

Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Young Guinevere. By Jamichael Henterly, Robert D. San Souci. Grades. Presents the life of Guinevere from her girlhood to her betrothal to King Arthur.

Presents the life of Guinevere from her girlhood to her betrothal to King Arthur. SAVE TO LIST Other Books You Might Like. Set in Medieval Europe, this is Robert San Souci's magical tale of Guinevere—from her childhood to her marriage to King Arthur.

When Guinevere's father's castle is besieged by invaders, she must travel through the forest and cross the perilous river in search of young King Arthur.4/5(2).

It has a mythological tale of what young Queen Guinevere's life might have been like. It is well written by the talented Robert D. San Souci and is filled with symbolism and adventure and heroism.

The illustrations are well done and are brightly colored like the pages in a medieval illuminated manuscript.5/5(5). Carpinello has been teaching the Arthurian legend to her high school English classes for nearly twenty years, and now that interest has resulted in her first novel about a young Guinevere, on the eve of her thirteenth birthday, when her life is about to change forever.

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Books Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals 5/5(4). Fans of Arthurian legend and The Mists of Avalon will love Daughter of Destiny, the first book in a historical fantasy trilogy that gives Guinevere back her voice and traces her life from an uncertain eleven year old girl to a wise queen in her fifth decade of life.

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Get this from a library. Young Guinevere. [Robert D San Souci; Jamichael Henterly; Doubleday & Company, Inc.; Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc.; Delacorte Press.] -- Presents the life of Guinevere from her girlhood to her betrothal to King Arthur.

Vere, we learn, is telling the story of The Guineveres for young Guinevere, as the girl's revival story. Vere explains, "Because that's what we all go on seeking in life — the whys. It's the one question for which we may never have the answer, and we turn to faith: so.

Young Guinevere (Book): San Souci, Robert D.: Presents the life of Guinevere from her girlhood to her betrothal to King Arthur. Fans of Arthurian legend and the Mists of Avalon will love Daughter of Destiny, the first book in a historical fantasy trilogy that gives Guinevere back her voice and traces her life from an uncertain eleven year old girl to a wise queen in her fifth decade of life.When young Guinevere proves her mettle to an embarrassed Merlin, even her faithful dragon protectors cannot prevent the evil that the sorcerer rains down.

Seeking revenge, Merlin banishes Arthur to a world from which the only escape is death.