Tay and his friends Lucy and Archer struggle to overcome lawless King John, ruthless Sheriff Fulk and their savage men-at-arms. To survive and win fair play, Tay, Archer, and Lucy have to be courageous enough to wield the Sword of the Spirit.
"When engaging young readers, few things are more effective than a action-adventure story, one that focuses on a vulnerable, heroic protagonist who faces down enormous challenges. That is exactly what Cat Glass does in her remarkable historical novel Rough Ride to Runnymede." -Bruno Cohen
Evil must be challenged.
"It's a really great read!"
-UK teacher Judith Sear
Faith and friendship can overcome evil.
“An exciting story of brave deeds.”
A dark-skinned boy bullied by King John, Tay's only friend when his story begins is his horse, Bertie.
"It's a gripping adventure and full of a hope so relevant in our troubled times."
"The journey was wonderful and combined strong characters with a fast-paced narrative."
-Douglas A Pfeiffer, Book Publishing Executive