Series: Protector of the Small #2

Book Review; Tamora Pierce’s Page

Book Review; Tamora Pierce’s Page

Second in the Protector of the Small fantasy series for children revolving around Kel of Mindelan, only the second girl to want to become a knight of Tortall. If you’re interested, there is a chronological listing of the Tortall books on my website. My Take We get all the rest of the years Kel spends as a page in this one story. She matures and has all the complications which that entails including coping with falling in love with Neal and some of her school friends starting to see her in a more romantic vein. Kel continues to set the moral tone with support from her friends. Well, those who haven’t graduated into squires and gone off with their teaching knights. The Story Kel certainly fulfills the series’ promise as it begins with Kel rescuing a dog from one of the kitchen apprentices about to lay into him with a meat cleaver when he steals a string of sausages. Nor does it seem that Joren and crew have stopped their harassment of the younger ones. Although Vinson seems too interested in Lalasa. Interested enough that Kel insists her maid learn how to protect herself. Her study group continues and the […]