Notable Book for Younger Readers 2009
Childrenâ??s Book Council of Australia
Will the young Ranger and his comrade in arms, Horace, live by their wits and survival skills to protect the safety of the realm of Hibernia. This quest story, one of a series, reveals political intrigue and strategic maneuvering that will appeal to the socially mature younger reader. These comrades in arms are wholesome, honorable, tough and determined. Their training and discipline leads them into high danger which they handle admirably with bravery and intelligence.
Childrenâ??s Book Council of Australia Notable Australian Childrenâ??s Books 2009