Small Knight and George: Small Knight and George and the Pirates

Ronda Armitage

Arthur Robins
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Orchard Books


A swashbuckling tale, perfect for both brave little pirates and brave little knights - a winning combination!

Small Knight and George the Dragon are setting sail on an important mission to find treasure and save their crumbling castle. But will their pirate ship survive the stormy seas? And what will happen when they come face to face with the fearsome Captain Swashmebuckle?

A fabulously funny, read-aloud adventure from Ronda Armitage - author of bestselling family favourite The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch. With detailed, cartoon-style illustrations from Arthur Robins.

In the media
This fun adventure story with a twist is filled with superbly colourful illustrations


Here is a great partnership. Armitage's easy writing style complimented perfectly by Robins' inimitably whacky illustrations. What a romping adventure, full of splendid surprises, perfect for small, would-be swashbuckling pirates. Wonderfully crazy pictures!

Books for Keeps

Brightly coloured illustrations, packed with character and humour adorn this jolly story of piracy and treasure hunting

School Librarian

A rollicking but tender story about expectations and bravery

The Guardian