Castle Diary

Castle Diary

The Journal of Tobias Burgess

by Richard Platt, Chris Riddell (Illustrator)
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Trade Paperback, 123 pages
Price: $6.99

Historical Setting: Middle Ages

In 1285, eleven-year-old Toby Burgess is sent to be a page in his uncle's castle. While there, he keeps a detailed journal of everything that happens, from boar hunts and tournaments to baking bread and cleaning out toilets. Read Toby's diary and discover the triumphs—and tribulations—of life in a medieval castle.

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