Author(s): Paul Stewart; Chris Riddell (Illustrator)
The first in a trilogy of hilarious fantastical adventures about a mercenary knight from the bestselling duo behind The Edge Chronicles , Paul Stewart and former UK Children's Laurate Chris Riddell.Free Lance has no master � he journeys from village to village and castle to castle, competing in tournaments and working for his keep. When his horse throws a shoe and he must seek shelter overnight in Lord Big Nose's village, he accepts his most dangerous mission yet � retrieving an enchanted crown from the Lake of Skulls.
Paul Stewart has written everything from picture books to travel writing, fantasy to horror. Paul lived and worked in Germany and Sri Lanka teaching English before becoming a full-time writer.