The Battle for the Castle

By Elizabeth Winthrop

The event maintains during this interesting spouse to The citadel within the Attic.

As William turns twelve, he wonders if Jason continues to be his ally. long ago yr, Jason has grown a foot taller, whereas William remains to be a shrimp. while Jason demanding situations William to “jump the trains,” William is terrified. How else can he turn out himself to Jason? William will get his solution while his former housekeeper sends him a magic token that after back transports him to Sir Simon’s fortress within the heart a while, this time with Jason. There the 2 neighbors face a perilous military of rats and their immense chief. as soon as prior to, William was once a hero in Sir Simon’s day. Now it’s as much as William to spoil the rats and retailer the dominion within the ultimate conflict for the citadel.

Show description

Quick preview of The Battle for the Castle PDF

Show sample text content

Who cares? Let's roll. " "No, wait, somebody's floating towards us on a log. " Jason went on tying his pannier to his motorbike. William watched because the unusual determine drifted nearer and in the direction of the shore. THE conflict FOR THE citadel sixty three ''Hello," he known as with a wave. "What is that? " Jason requested as he got here to face beside William. "It's a man," William acknowledged. "I imagine. " The log drifted in shut adequate in order that the creature's ft touched the ground. Then he flipped one greatly lengthy leg over the log and stood up.

I determine i will use it to deflect the daylight. it will probably purchase us a bit extra time. " "Sure, cross forward. yet we are taking the motorcycle with us. " the 2 of them stared at one another. "We'll get back for it later, Jason," William acknowledged lightly. "It will THE conflict FOR THE fortress 187 simply carry us up if we strive to take it out with us the following day. we've to shuttle mild. " ' 'Couldn't Gudrin stroll it out? " "I'll have my arms complete with my uncle," she stated. Jason regarded from one to the opposite of them and his shoulders sagged.

Gudrin dropped to her knees beside Brian. She attempted to prevent the circulation of blood from his legs along with her skirts. "Are you okay? " Jason requested. William did not solution. "Your leg is bleeding," Jason acknowledged. "Come on, i'm going to assist you get your pants off. " William lay down and allowed Jason to strip off his denims. He did not even care even if Gudrin observed him part bare. "It's now not too bad," Jason acknowledged. "Just one small chew above the ankle. " 172 THE conflict FOR THE fortress "It's throbbing," William whispered. He felt someone wrap a hot rainy dressing at the position the place it damage.

She misplaced that first week. She acknowledged she did not brain. It made her suppose more youthful. " For your time it used to be so quiet within the attic that William may listen the automobile horns on Riveredge Lane. He snuck a glance at his good friend. Any minute now Jason may fee his watch. "Hey, Jason," William acknowledged quietly. "We may possibly return. " "What do you suggest? " "I may zap you and also you may possibly zap me. shall we move see all of them. Sir Simon, Tolliver, the entire gang. " Jason stared at him. "Do you think that it'll paintings? '' "Why no longer? It labored final time.

We will have the entire day to shuttle. " forty four What if it rains the next day to come? " "Jason, i cannot contemplate every little thing! " William exploded. "Come on. " "Sorry," he whispered. "I simply do not believe we'll make it. " "Well, until eventually you return up with anything greater, we have no offerings. " They spent the remainder of the day fine-tuning their plan. after they defined to Brian what they have been going to do, he pulled himself to his ft and hobbled round the room trying out his wounded legs. "Rest, Brian," Gudrin ordered.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.83 of 5 – based on 27 votes