STORY LINE, SAINT GEORGE RUSTY KNIGHT AND MONSTER TAMER:
Saint George Rusty Knight and Monster Tamer features Saint George, poor knight of old. Dressed in his rusty suit of armor which does not fit correctly, George has searched far and wide for employment. During his search, George discovers Marmorgugelhupf Cake which when eaten by monsters, tames them to pet status. Meanwhile, when Good King Freddie hears of George, he promotes him to Patron Saint and Minister for Environment, as the monsters in England have run amuck.
This book is a wonderful hilarious journey through the tales of George, Merlin, King Freddie, various monsters, and the many characters found along the way. Perfect for older children and young adults, Saint George Rusty Knight and Monster Tamer will provided hours of entertainment.
CHARACTERS AND DEVELOPMENT, SAINT GEORGE RUSTY KNIGHT AND MONSTER TAMER:
The characters and monsters are many and varied as we read Saint George’s adventures. You will find, Woggalogs, Irish Whasits, Merlin the Whirlin, Sir Salty Biscuit, Loch Ness Nellies, and many more. Sprinkled with variations on modern names for newspapers, monsters, characters, and inventions, this book will keep the reader laughing and entertained. With a different take on history, this book is a learning tool for the parent or reader to research/explain the true events.
Author John Powell created a story-line that will appeal to the young at heart and with help reading the book, the young in years. The satire and quips will go over the head of the younger reader. However, the older reader will enjoy the satirical nature of the stories. Saint George, a dauntless hero, saving the day for King and Country, will appeal to the heart of the young reader. Furthermore, the sketches in the book illustrate the essence of the story in the chapter.
This book would be a good bed time storybook as each chapter is complete in its self. One chapter a night would give the younger reader, nights of enjoyment. At the young age of 66, I enjoyed reading this whimsical book. Author John Powell’s writing style was clear and easy to read which will appeal to all readers.
SAINT GEORGE RUSTY KNIGHT AND MONSTER TAMER:
In conclusion, I recommend Saint George Rusty Knight And Monster Tamer, to parent and child for an enjoyable experience in reading and learning. A great book for hours of entertain for parent and/or child.
Finally, I was provided a copy of this book by way of OnLineBookClub, and the author/publisher. All opinions in this review are my own. Furthermore, all book reviews of any novel are dependent on the book review author’s opinion. Consequently, all book reviews on line and on my blog under my name are my opinion.