Knights and Castles

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Knights and Castles

A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #2: The Knight at Dawn

By Will Osborne; Mary Pope Osborne; Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Library Binding, 9780375902970, 128pp.

Publication Date: August 8, 2000

Track the facts with Jack and Annie
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in"Magic Tree House #2: The Knight at Dawn, "they had lots of questions. How were castles built?What was it like to live inside a castle?How did boys train to become knights?Did horses really wear armor?Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts.
Filled with up-to-date information, photos, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Magic Tree House Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discovered in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures. And teachers can use Fact Trackers alongside their Magic Tree House fiction companions to meet common core text pairing needs.
Have more fun with Jack and Annie on the Magic Tree House(r) website at

"From the Trade Paperback edition.

About the Author
Osborne has worked for many years in the theater as an actor, director, and playwright.

Mary Pope Osborne is the author of the bestselling Magic Tree House series. She has also written many acclaimed retellings of myths, folktales, and works of historical fiction.

Murdocca has illustrated numerous picture books and chapter books.