Minstrel in the Tower

In this gripping medieval page-turner, Alice and Roger search for their uncle after their father has been killed in the Crusades. The children are kidnapped and held for ransom in an ancient tower. To escape and find their uncle, the children must summon all their courage and imagination. “Designed as easy-reading material for middle-graders, this has the virtues of an attractive format and illustrations, a and a fast plot.