A Medieval Feast by AlikiA Medieval Feast by Aliki

A Medieval Feast

byAliki

Paperback | September 25, 1986

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A beautifully illustrated, award-winning, and fascinating look at the Middle Ages by Aliki, the beloved creator of many popular books for children. The King is coming to visit! The lord and lady of Camdenton Manor must work quickly to prepare for his arrival. It will take weeks to ready rooms, set up tents, and prepare the feast itself. Everyone is busy hunting and hawking, brewing and churning. “A veritable feast of a book.”—School Library Journal

This nonfiction picture book about life in medieval times features detailed illustrations to explore again and again. “A sumptuous look at the gastronomic inclinations of nobility in the Middle Ages is parlayed into a fascinating story about an upcoming visit to Camdenton Manor by the king and his large retinue.”—Booklist

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Aliki has written and illustrated many books, both fiction and nonfiction, loved by readers throughout the world. The books were inspired by a word, an experience, or the desire to find out. Aliki says, "I'm not so great at pushing buttons, but I know things happen when you do." Aliki lives in London, England.
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Title:A Medieval FeastFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.68 inPublished:September 25, 1986Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064460509

ISBN - 13:9780064460507

Appropriate for ages: 7 - 7

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Informative and Fun This is a lovely book. We used it for year 2 of a classical curriculum and found it perfect for the age group. The kids learned a lot about the Middle Ages and remembered it too.
Date published: 2017-02-15

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The King is coming to visit! The lord and lady of Camdenton Manor must work quickly to prepare for his arrival. It will take weeks to ready rooms, set up tents, and prepare the feast itself. Everyone is busy hunting and hawking, brewing and churning. This will be a feast to remember!

Editorial Reviews

"A veritable feast of a book." (School Library Journal)