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Ye Castle Stinketh

Could You Survive Living in a Castle?

Series: Ye Yucky Middle Ages

By Chana Stiefel

Have you ever dreamed of living in a castle? Did you imagine farm animals crowding the square, a moat filled with poop, and an army of invaders holding you under siege? Life in the Middle Ages was no fairy tale! Charge back in time to find out what real life was like in castles of the Middle Ages in this reluctant reader book.

Library Bound Book978-0-7660-3786-1$27.93$20.95

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"Written with enough detail to be informative, but enough wit to be entertaining, this book will appeal to readers of all ages . . . Humorous cartoon illustrations help convey information in a lighthearted way . . . Students will enjoy the lighthearted style and amusing pictures."

Children's Literature

"This series puts a comedic focus on the smellier, nastier aspects of life in medieval Europe. Each chapter covers a different topic and is balanced between the sensational and the informative. Humorous illustrations keep things lighthearted and fit well with the overall theme."

The Horn Book Guide, Spring 2012

"Books kids will enjoy and laugh out loud . . ."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, November 2011

"Gross is king in this entertaining series . . . the selected topics are sure to appeal to trivia buffs and fans of potty humor . . . The fantastic and funny art amps up the humor . . . each book provides a full picture of its subject . . ."

School Library Journal, Fall 2011

"Thorough coverage is provided, and students will come away with a good base of knowledge about medieval life . . . The tone is light and conversational . . . This series is sure to hold reluctant readers' attention, and they will come away with a better understanding of medieval times."

Library Media Connection, November/December 2011

"A colorful, wacky take on a pleasurably unpleasant topic."

Booklist, October 1, 2011

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