A royal guide to monster slaying
by
 
Armstrong, Kelley author.

Title
A royal guide to monster slaying

Author
Armstrong, Kelley author.

ISBN
9780735265356

Physical Description
268 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

Abstract
"Twelve-year-old Rowan is next in line to be Queen; her twin brother, Rhydd, to be Royal Monster Hunter. Rowan would give anything to switch places, but the rule is, the oldest child is next in line, even if she is only older by two minutes. She resigns herself to admiring her royal monster hunter aunt's official sword and having tea with dignitaries with her mother, the queen. But a tragic event breaks up longstanding rules, and now Rowan finds herself in hunt of a dangerous gryphon. Accompanied by a feisty and determined baby jackalope and a giant wolf that barely tolerates her, she sets off on a journey that will see her join forces with other unlikely allies: a boy who has ambitions of his own to hunt monsters, and a girl from a nearby clan with hidden motives for befriending Rowan. It will take all of Rowan's skills, both physical and diplomatic, to keep this journey on track. The future of the kingdom depends on it."-- Provided by publisher.

Subject Term
Twins -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Quests (Expeditions) -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Monsters -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Magic -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Adventure stories.
 
Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction.

Added Author
Daumarie, Xavière,

Series
Royal guide to monster slaying ; 1

Genre
Fantasy fiction. gsafd
 
Middle-grade fiction.

Format
Book

Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
Toronto : Puffin Canada, 2019.


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookJ ARMS32530609862592Main JCPLChildren's Library