By Richard Platt; Illustrated By Chris Riddell
What was it really like to live in a castle? Step back to the Middle Ages with Castle Diary: the Journal of Tobias Burgess. Eleven-year-old Toby's vivid diary entries offer an insider's view of day-to-day castle life, including tips on etiquette (where do you spit at a feast?) and exciting descriptions of hunting, jousting, and harvesting. Complete with glossary, index, and detailed endnotes, this is a rich look at medieval life that informs as much as it entertains.
- Paperback Edition
- Publisher: Candlewick Press
- Publication date: July 14, 2003
- Pages: 123
- Product dimensions: 5.3(w) x 6.9(h)
- Weight: 0.35 lbs