Roland Wright sets off for Twofold Castle in this second novel, eager to impress as a brand new page. Unfortunately, he comes up against many obstacles, mainly his own pet mouse Nudge and an older page named Hector. Hector is determined to get Roland in as much trouble as possible. When an elephant makes an appearance at the castle, Roland has the opportunity to show his courage in a tricky situation, but will the King pay attention or believe him? 144 pages Ages 8-11
Recommended by Jennifer Newstead, School Librarian.