When eighteen-year-old Simon, the half-English, half-Norman son of a noble family living in Norman-occupied England in 1100, is offered the chance to accompany the kingas friend Walter Tirel on a royal hunt, he is flattered by the honor. He hopes his association with Tirel will help him advance in a country where being English means being subject to the whims of the Norman upper class. But when the king is killed by Tirelas arrow during the course of the hunt, Simon must join Tirel in fleeing for their lives. Accident or ...

The King's Arrow 2008, Viking Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780670063314

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