Ritter von Heute

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Geoffrey Lightstone, high school football player, goes to the aid of a student being bullied by a gang at school. His act of heroism costs him a trip back in time to the German Middle Ages. Follow Geoff as he finds his way in the exciting world of Kaiser Friedrich Barbarossa and the Third Crusade. Find out if he gets back to the present, his friends, and his girlfriend Staci.


  • written for third-year German and beyond
  • 94 pages of text
  • written in past tense
  • with maps, footnotes, illustrations, and Discussion Questions
  • setting: medieval Germany

Information for teachers

Written for third-year German and beyond, this book is suitable for Advanced Placement® Courses and is at the ACTFL Novice-High to Intermediate level, CEFR A2/B1.

Students say, "This was a huge relief from the usual read"; "It was well written and well thought out. It's a fun read and I really liked it"; "Better than most books we've read ... actually better than all books we've read".

A teacher reports, "I enjoyed working with this book. It was such a rewarding experience to have the students want to read."

Would you like to order a set of 20 of more copies* for your class? We will give you a 10% discount (for 20 or more copies of the same title). Please, order the novels via e-mail. Due to relatively small stock numbers, please allow 2-3 weeks for your order.

*All books and novels are copyright protected, which means that copying this book for use in your classroom is not permitted.

Author: Robert Harrell
Year of publication: 2012
Number of pages: 94 (plus extra illustrations)
ISBN: 9781938088018
Illustrated: Yes
| Leerlingen 19-02-2021 12:06

Leerlingen over dit boek:
"Wat een verademing in vergelijking met de normale leesboekjes!"
"Goed geschreven en met een goed plot. Het is een leuk verhaal en ik vond het leuk om te lezen." 
"Beter dan de meeste boekjes die we hebben gelezen... eigenlijk zelfs beter dan alle boeken die we hebben gelezen."

Een docent schreef: "Ik heb met plezier met dit boekje gewerkt. Het was zo fijn dat de leerlingen eens echt zin hadden om te lezen!" 

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