Keeper of the Grail
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1191 A.D. The orphan Tristan has joined the Knights Templar as a squire, journeying with Richard the Lionheart on his crusade to free the Holy Land from the Saracens. As defeat looms near, Tristan is entrusted with the most sacred of Christian relics, the Holy Grail. He must return it safely to Britain, but he must also keep it secret, because the Grail’s power will drive men to madness, and even his fellow Knights Templar will kill for it.
Tristan teams up with the fiery Robard Hode— returning to his home in Sherwood after serving with the King’s Archers—and Maryam, an equally fierce girl and a member of the dreaded Hashshashin. Together they must escape the Holy Land, dodging bandits, the forces of the Saladin, and unscrupulous knights who will stop at nothing to possess the Grail.
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Review: Keeper of the Grail (The Youngest Templar #1)User Review - Cecilia Rodriguez - Goodreads
The plot is set in 1191 England, during the Crusades. Narrated by fifteen year old Tristan, the adventure involves Templar knights, the Holy Grail and a bit of the Robin Hood myth. The story is not as ... Read full review
Review: Keeper of the Grail (The Youngest Templar #1)User Review - Eric UserNameAlreadyTaken - Goodreads
I thought this book was very good. Even though it was informational and stuff, it was still very interesting. The plot was well laid out. But at times, the conversations were often boring and were ... Read full review
ON THE ROAD TO TYRE
ON THE SEA TO OUTREMER MAY 1191
OUTREMER THE HOLY LAND
THE CITY OF ACRE OUTREMER JUNE 1191
THE CITY OF TYRE
ON THE SEA