Tales of Court and Castle

By Carol-Ann Hoyte

A review of Tales Of Court And Castle by Joan Bodger

Published on October 1, 2003

Tales Of Court And Castle
Joan Bodger

Tundra Books
$12.99
paper
0-88776-614-5

The late Joan Bodger wrote books for adults and children, and was known internationally as one of Canada’s foremost storytellers. Here, children are treated to medieval tales which constituted the core of the storyteller’s repertoire. Readers will be introduced or reaquainted with classic characters such as Tristan, Childe Rowland, Burd Janet, and Iron John. This book is a great purchase for storytellers and lovers of medieval tales alike. mRb

Carol-Ann Hoyte is the Quebec English-language regional coordinator for TD Canadian Children's Book Week and organizer of monthly mixers for Montreal anglophone children's book authors and illustrators.

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