The Knighting of Sir Kaye
Sir Kaye the Boy Knight Book 1
by Don M. Winn
The Knighting of Sir Kaye is the story of how Kaye is first knighted at only twelve years old, how he meets his two best friends, and how he shows the Kingdom of Knox how a real knight helps others.
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Kaye is an ordinary boy who dreams of becoming a legendary knight like his absent father. When the new queen knights Kaye for doing a brave deed to help another person, he gets his wish a lot sooner than he expected . . . but he's got a lot to live up to. Can he hold his own against all the other knights who hate him? Can he outwit the terrible Sir Melchor and defeat him in the tournament? Can he help the queen save her kingdom . . . even a little bit?
The Knighting of Sir Kaye by Don M. Winn is the tale of a young, new-to-the-job queen who takes a risk and knights twelve-year-old Kaye for doing a brave deed. Now Kaye must triumph over his father's enemy—the mighty Sir Melchor—in a tournament or disgrace the queen forever in the eyes of her new subjects.
- Mom’s Choice Award Gold Medal Recipient
- 2013 IndieReader Discovery Award
- 2013 Moonbeam Children’s Book Award Silver
- 2013 UK Wishing Shelf Book Award Silver
- 2013 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards First Place
- 2014 Storytellers' Campfire Voyager Marble Award
- 2017 Royal Dragonfly Awards First Place Best Series
The classroom lessons for the Sir Kaye the Boy Knight series help students improve reading comprehension, build vocabulary, and expand their creative and expository writing skills while exploring a variety of themes from each book. They can be used in the classroom or at home.
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