Hawksmaid

Hawksmaid

The Untold Story of Robin Hood and Maid Marian

Book - 2011 | First paperback edition.
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Before she was Maid Marian, Robin Hood's legendary love, she was simply known as Matty. . . .

Daughter of one of England's most famous falconers, Matty knows her destiny lies with her father's magnificent birds even before she begins to hear their thoughts and speak their language. As tragedy strikes close to home and the sinister sheriff of Nottingham rises to power, Matty's friend Fynn is forced to become Robin Hood and she herself becomes Maid Marian.

In a world of kidnapping, royalty, daring adventure, and deadly peril, Robin needs Matty and her beautiful merlin Marigold to help save a kingdom.

Bestselling author Kathryn Lasky soars to magnificent new heights here, giving us a bold tale of bravery and romance.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2011.
Edition: First paperback edition.
Copyright Date: ©2010
ISBN: 9780060000721
0060000724
Branch Call Number: J FIC Lasky
Characteristics: 292, 7, 10 pages

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Melynlas
Nov 24, 2017

Loved all the details about falconry in this book. I felt like an expert after reading it!

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franna
Nov 25, 2016

i loved this story. really well-written and kept my interest. characters all had great depth. so detailed about everything including the art of falconry. sweet romance as well.

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live4christgirl
Feb 16, 2015

An interesting book. It has some interesting information about hawking. It's a version of Robin Hood but from "maid marian" perspective. In this version she is a clever and tomboyish.

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ABenoit
Sep 27, 2014

I liked it

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gac
Oct 07, 2013

Weird, very weird

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stargirl4
Feb 14, 2013

I really enjoyed this book!! It has lots of history!!!

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Cecelia_Azlyn
Mar 02, 2012

anyone who loves this book I think will like if not love the book
Maid Marian
it is another book told by the perspective of maid marian.
And I love both of these books.

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kelbrary
Feb 10, 2012

Loved the idea of Maid Marian and Robin Hood as kids, but all the bird stuff got a little strange. And the story telling wasn't stellar.

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123_its_me
Oct 20, 2011

Of all the different versions of Robin Hood, this one has to be my favorite.

Padawan_OLaina Sep 19, 2011

This books really puts an interesting twist on Robin Hood and Maid Marian. Its a very good read.

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123_its_me
Feb 18, 2012

123_its_me thinks this title is suitable for 11 years and over

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