The Resource The outlaws of Sherwood, Robin McKinley

The outlaws of Sherwood, Robin McKinley

Label
The outlaws of Sherwood
Title
The outlaws of Sherwood
Statement of responsibility
Robin McKinley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Robin Hood legend comes thrillingly alive in Robin McKinley's reimagining of the classic adventure Young Robin Longbow, subapprentice forester in the King's Forest of Nottingham, must contend with the dislike of the Chief Forester, who bullies Robin in memory of his popular father. But Robin does not want to leave Nottingham or lose the title to his father's small tenancy, because he is in love with a young lady named Marian-and keeps remembering that his mother too was gentry and married a common forester. Robin has been granted a rare holiday to go to the Nottingham Fair, where he will spend the day with his friends Much and Marian. But he is ambushed by a group of the Chief Forester's cronies, who challenge him to an archery contest . . . and he accidentally kills one of them in self-defense. He knows his own life is forfeit. But Much and Marian convince him that perhaps his personal catastrophe is also an opportunity: an opportunity for a few stubborn Saxons to gather together in the secret heart of Sherwood Forest and strike back against the arrogance and injustice of the Norman overlords
Cataloging source
Midwest
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McKinley, Robin
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Robin Hood
  • Maid Marian (Legendary character)
  • Electronic books
  • Sherwood Forest (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The outlaws of Sherwood, Robin McKinley
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11550392
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781497673663
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11550392
Publisher number
MWT11550392
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(MWT)MWT11550392
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The outlaws of Sherwood, Robin McKinley
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11550392
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781497673663
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11550392
Publisher number
MWT11550392
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(MWT)MWT11550392
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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