The Reluctant Knight
The Reluctant Knight
The Reluctant Knight
Doug Glener
Percival Adler always dreamed of going on a quest-until he stumbled into a real one. Now he's found himself entangled in an adventure with a Mongol warlord, an insane pharaoh, and the greatest samurai of 19th-century Japan. The cast of characters takes to Manhattan in search of a legendary relic that gives its wielder unimaginable power. Inside: lost civilizations, time-traveling warriors, suspicious parents, barbarous hordes, and one unforgettable ride.

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Genre: 

  • Fantasy

Age Level: 

  • 8 - 12
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Percival Adler is an ordinary boy who gets bullied because he is skinny, small, and an easy target. One day he is running away from three bullies Huey, Dewey, and Louie. He runs into the forest, and finds a door in the middle of it. He has to make a choice, should he go through the mysterious door or should he get pummeled. The door leads him, his friends, and his sister to an adventure with knights, samurai, pharaohs, and kings. The fate of the world is in their hands.

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