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Gerald Morris

Gerald Morris(1963- )
Gerald Morris, a minister, lives in Wausau, Wisconsin, with his wife and their three children.

Squire’s Tales

Squire’s Tales — (1998-2006) Ages 9-12. Publisher: In medieval England, fourteen-year-old Terence finds his tranquil existence suddenly changed when he becomes the squire of the young Gawain of Orkney and accompanies him on a long quest, proving Gawain’s worth as a knight and revealing an important secret about his own true identity.

Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown 9. The Squire's Quest Gerald Morris Squire's Tales 1. The Squire's Tale aka Squire Terence and the Maiden's Knight 2. The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady 3. The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf 4. Parsifal's Page 5. The Ballad of Sir Dinadan 6. The Princess, the Crone, and the Dung-Cart Knight aka Lady Sarah and the Dung-cart Knight 7. The Lioness and Her Knight 8. The Quest of the Fair Unknown 9. The Squire's Quest fantasy book reviews science fiction book reviews

The Squire’s Tale: Great Arthur retelling for kids

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The Squire's Tale by Gerald Morris

The Squire’s Tale is what I love to see out of kids’ fantasy. It’s charming, it’s well-told, it’s entertaining for a number of age groups, and even as it simplifies and plays with the mythology it uses, it remains lovingly respectful of the original texts.

I was actually surprised by how closely the novel sticks to the Arthurian legends. The Squire’s Tale introduces the character of Terence, Sir Gawain’s squire, and gives the magical end of things more of an Irish mythological slant, but beyond that scope it’s clear that Morris has read Malory’s Le Morte D’Arthur, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, and probably a lot of other material as well. This firm grounding in the tradition gives his work a feel of casual authe... Read More

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Knights’ Tales — (2008) Ages 9-12. Publisher: Many years ago, the storytellers say, the great King Arthur held court with his gallant Knights of the Round Table. Poor Givret, who is easily the shortest man at court, bears the brunt of their jokes. But what he lacks in stature, Givret makes up for in brains — and before he knows it, his quick thinking has landed him a place at the famous Round Table! And so beginneth the exciting and funny adventures of Sir Givret the Short, Brilliant, and Marvelous.

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