Hester the Jester

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Harper & Row, 1977 - Children's stories - 31 pages
A small girl wants to be something important, but can't decide whether to be a jester, a knight, or a king.

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User Review  - KellyLPickett - LibraryThing

This book is about a young girl in the middle ages who wants to be a jester like her father and make the king laugh. After being told she cant by her mother and father because she is a girl, Hester ... Read full review

About the author (1977)

Ben Shecter was born in New York Cityand studied at The High School ofMusic and Art and at the Yale Graduate School of Drama. He has writtenand illustrated many books for youngchildren, including Partouche PlantsA Seed; Conrad's Castle; and Inspector Rose. He also designs scenery and costumes for operas, ballets, and TV productions. Mr. Shecter lives in upstate New York.

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