So you want to be a Knight?


This book is not yet published, but will be available from February 2021.

ISBN: 9780500652114 Category:

Michael Prestwich


Do you know how to wield a lance? Can you somersault into a suit of armor? Join Kate, Eddie and Angus as they travel back to the 14th century to see if they have what it takes to become a knight. Tutored by the original author of the Book of Chivalry, they discover the secrets of the chivalric code, receive vital weapons training and learn top tips on how not to die in battle.

Additional information

Weight 300 g
Publisher name Thames and Hudson Ltd
Publication date 11 February 2021
Number of pages 96
Format Hardback
Dimensions N/A
Weight 300 g
Hannah Pang is an editor with over ten years of publishing experience and the author of The Moon and The Wilderness. Michael Prestwich is a history professor at the University of Durham who has written extensively on the Middle Ages in England. Takayo Akiyama is a Japanese illustrator based in London and the illustrator of previous books in the series, So You Want to Be a Roman Soldier?, So You Want to Be a Viking? and So You Want to be a Ninja?.