Barnabus Mudpatch

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17th Century or Earlier

Steve Moran

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Barnabus Mudpatch is the story of a medieval street urchin who impersonates a knight, and is drawn into a world of magic, intrigue and revenge.


Action, Adventure, Children's, Fantasy, Folktale,

Short Summary

Barnabus Mudpatch is an urchin who impersonates a knight, and beats a vicious knight in a joust. That knight plans to take revenge on the knight he thinks has beat him, so Barnabus is called in to be his bodyguard. A magician sends demons to kill him, but Barnabus’s own magical powers protect him.


The imaginary medieval city of Waxminster.

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Voyage and Return

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Twist, Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Barnabus Mudpatch

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Charming, Confident, Heroic, Selfless, Uneducated, Faithful, Leader, Modest, Perseverance, Adventurous, Decisive, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Flexible, Honorable, Naive, Skillful, Underdog, Complex, Insecure, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Elvarin

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Skeptic

Key Traits: Complex, Sarcastic, Unapologetic, Narcissistic, Sophisticated, Aggressive, Clumsy, Educated, Greedy, Insecure, Manipulative

Additional Character Details

Name: Wildren

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Outspoken, Blunt, Leader, Strong Moral Code, Honorable, Secretive, Selfless, Educated, Faithful, Gracious, Sophisticated, Unapologetic, Complex, Confident, Decisive, Visionary

Additional Character Details

Name: Eleanora

Age: 12

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Confident, Decisive, Outspoken, Adventurous, Beautiful, Complex, Gracious, Honorable, Sarcastic, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Blunt, Charming, Badass, Sophisticated, Strong Moral Code, Educated, Skillful

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 7-12

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2013

Hard Copy Available



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