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Books with author Tonke Dragt

  • The Letter for the King

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (David Fickling Books, Aug. 25, 2015)
    The thrilling story of one boy's battle against evil set in an enchanted world of chivalry, courage, and true friendshipSixteen-year-old Tiuri must spend hours locked in a chapel in silent contemplation if he is to be knighted the next day. But as he waits by the light of a flickering candle, he hears a knock at the door and a voice desperately asking for help.A secret letter must be delivered to King Unauwen across the Great Mountains--a letter upon which the fate of the entire kingdom depends. Tiuri has a vital role to play, one that might cost him his knighthood. He must trust no one. He must keep his true identity secret. Above all, he must never reveal what is in the letter . . .Tiuri's journey will take him through dark, menacing forests, across treacherous rivers, to sinister castles and strange cities. He will encounter evil enemies who would kill to get the letter, but also the best of friends in the most unexpected places.
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  • The Secrets of the Wild Wood

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (Pushkin Children's Books, Aug. 16, 2001)
    Tiuri returns in the thrilling and long-awaited sequel to The Letter for the King ! 'There's no place you can lose your way as quickly as in the Wild Wood...' One of the King's knights has gone missing. Sent to explore the mysterious Wild Wood, which no-one dares visit and some say are enchanted, he has vanished in the snow. Tiuri - now Sir Tiuri after carrying out his last perilous mission - has to find him. With his best friend and squire, Piak, he must journey into the heart of a terrifying, secret forest realm, where danger is all around and every path leads you astray. It is a place of lost, overgrown cities and ancient curses; of robbers, princesses and strange Men in Green; of old friends and treacherous new enemies and a secret plot that threatens to bring down the entire kingdom. This gripping, spellbinding sequel to The Letter for the King sees a hero facing his greatest test, surrounded by darkness in a world where good and evil wear the same face, and the wrong move could cost his life but where help comes from the unlikeliest of places.
  • Secrets Of The Wild Wood

    Tonke Dragt

    Paperback (Pushkin Press Childrens, June 2, 2016)
    A Sunday Times and Daily Telegraph Book of the Year 'Fans of The Letter for the King will be delighted with its sequel' Sunday Times 'Action-packed drama' Daily Mail One of the King's most trusted knights has vanished in the snow, so young Sir Tiuri and his best friend Piak must journey into the shadowy heart of the forest to find him. The Wild Wood is a place of mysteries, rumours and whispered tales. A place of lost cities, ancient curses, robbers, princesses and Men in Green. As the darkness surrounds him and reports grow of secret plots and ruthless enemies, Tiuri finds himself alone and fighting for survival - caught in a world where good and evil wear the same face, and the wrong move could cost him his life... 'Thrilling' Metro 'Deserves readers of all ages' Sunday Express
  • Letter For The King

    Tonke Dragt

    Paperback (Pushkin Childrens Books, Jan. 1, 2014)
    Letter for the King
  • The Towers of February

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (William Morrow, Oct. 15, 1975)
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  • The Letter for the King and The Secrets of the Wild Wood Hardback Gift Set

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (Pushkin Children's Books, Nov. 17, 2016)
    'Gripping, delightful'Guardian'Brilliant, extraordinary' Times'Thrilling' Metro'Deserves readers of all ages' Sunday ExpressThe Letter for the King and The Secrets of the Wild Wood were both heralded as Books of the Year multiple times on first publication.Enter Tonke Dragt's magical world with these two enchanting stories. This beautiful gift set contains the hardback editions of two of the beloved Tonke Dragt's best loved children's books, following the adventures of the young Tiuri as he strives to become a knight.The Letter for the King is set in an enchanted world of chivalry, courage and true friendship. Sixteen-year-old Tiuri must spend hours locked in a chapel in silent contemplation if he is to be knighted the next day. But, as he waits by the light of a flickering candle, he hears a knock at the door and a voice desperately asking for help. A secret letter must be delivered to King Unauwen across the Great Mountains - a letter upon which the fate of the entire kingdom depends...The Secrets of the Wild Wood sees Tiuri - now Sir Tiuri after carrying out his last perilous mission - sent into the Enchanted Wild Woods in search of one of the King's knights, who has mysteriously disappeared. With his best friend and squire, Piak, he must journey into the heart of a terrifying, secret forest realm, where danger is all around and every path leads you astray...
  • The Secrets of the Wild Wood by Tonke Dragt

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (Pushkin Children's Books, Jan. 1, 1887)
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  • The Letter for the King by Tonke Dragt

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (Pushkin Children's Books, Aug. 16, 1773)
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  • The Secrets of the Wild Wood

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (Pushkin Children's Books, Jan. 1, 2001)
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  • The Letter for the King by Tonke Dragt

    Tonke Dragt

    Paperback (Pushkin Childrens Books, Jan. 1, 2014)
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  • The Song of Seven by Tonke Dragt

    Tonke Dragt

    Hardcover (Pushkin Children's Books, March 15, 1865)
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