ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: March 15, 2020
Norman the Norman from Normandy
By (author) Philip Ardagh; Illustrated by Tom Morgan Jones
Norman the Norman from Normandy and his not-so-wild boar, Truffle, are off on a sword-swinging adventure! But little Norman has inherited his father’s huge sword … and that can only spell trouble. Join the jaunty duo as they travel all over Normandy slashing off heads, helping out a very tiny duchess and almost getting involved in the Norman Conquest of England. But first, a boiled egg for breakfast … A laugh-out-loud historical farce now available in a bumper paperback edition, particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant or dyslexic readers aged 7+
At 6ft 7in with a big bushy beard, favourite children’s author Philip Ardagh is a familiar sight at book festivals and events from New York to Wigtown. He has written several award-winning children’s books, including The Grubtown Tales series, which won the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.Tom Morgan Jones is an award-winning illustrator. His work is widely and internationally published, and includes everything from illustrating children’s books and buses, to magazine design and satirical board games.