Gabriel and the Hour Book

by Evaleen Stein

Description:  Relates the story of the making of an hour book as a wedding gift from King Louis of France to Lady Anne of Brittany and the good fortune it brought to little Gabriel, Brother Stephen's color grinder.

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Ages:  8-10
Length:  87 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white (paperback)
                     Color (ebook)
Year published:  2005
ISBN:  978-1-59915-042-0
Genres:  World History, Historical Fiction

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Table of Contents

1. The Little Colour Grinder
2. Brother Stephen's Inspiration 
3. Gabriel Interviews the Abbot 
4. The Hour Book 
5. The Count's Tax 
6. Gabriel's Prayer 

7. The Book Goes to Lady Anne
8. Lady Anne Writes to the King 
9. The King's Messenger 
10. Gabriel's Christmas 
11. The King's Illuminator

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