The extraordinary story of a boy called Wart -- ignored by everyone except his tutor, Merlyn -- who goes on to become King Arthur. When Merlyn the magician comes to tutor Sir Ector's sons Kay and the Wart, schoolwork suddenly becomes much more fun. After all, who wouldn't enjoy being turned into a fish, or a badger, or a snake? But Merlyn has very particular plans for the Wart. This new edition of T.H White's classic story includes a special "Why You'll Love This Book" introduction by bestselling-author, Garth Nix. Key title Includes PS Section / This new edition of a modern classic is sure to be popular with children and adults and includes a "More than a story" section, with extra information on the book, it's author and themes. / Also includes Why You'll Love This Book introduction by the bestselling-author Garth Nix. / A tried and trusted favourite. / Deliberately chosen to appeal to both boys and girls aged 9-12.
By T. H. White
"Funny and wise" Cressida Cowell, author of 'How to Train Your Dragon'