Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Michael Morpurgo. Candlewick Press (MA), $18.99 (112pp) ISBN 978-0-7636-2519-1
An award-winning duo teams up for Sir Gawain & the Green Knight. England's children's laureate Michael Morpurgo retells this classic medieval tale with illustrations by Michael Foreman. Morpurgo handles the text with care and gives young readers just enough of the humor and darkness of the original tale without overwhelming them. .
Reviewed on: 09/06/2004