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by Stephen Colbourn

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This book's main character is Rudolf Rassendyll.
Rudolf Rassendyll was a rich English man,one day he went to the Ruritania.
Suprisingly,he met the man who resemble himself!!!
In fact,there are comlex seacret.

This book is famous in Japan as "zendajounotoriko"
I have read that book once.
But it was a little different,so I could enjoy new feelings. ( )
  uuco | Jan 25, 2012 |
The main character, Rudolf Rassendyll was a risc man. He find a coronation in the Ruritania where is a aerial small kingdom. The prince in the country is Rudolf's father...

I think This is adventure story. I was excited by this story. But characters and place names was very complicated. So when I started to read this book, I was very confused. Houever, when I finished to read it, I did not worry about that. ( )
  mikichi | Jan 19, 2012 |
The main charactor, Rudolf is a member of a rich and famous family. He had to to act like the King of Zenda because the real king was a prisoner in a castel.
he fall in love with the king's cousin,the lovely Princess Flavia.
I like this story. This adventure was very exciting.
But the love of Rudolf and the princess was little bit sad. ( )
  chi- | Jan 17, 2012 |
Rudolf Rassendyll visits Ruritania for the coronation of the new king. The new king looks like Rudolf! This makes him do adventured that he didn't dream.
This is very interesting and exciting story. In this book, the love of women is powerful and important. I think Madam Antoinette and Princess Flavia are both beautiful and have great hearts. I like them.
My favarite scene is that Antoinette helps Rudolf because if Duke Michel who is the enemy of Rudolf and a lover of Antoinette becomes the king, he will marry Flavia. Her reason is simple.
Flavia is ,needless to say, a charming princess. She is not only purity but also powerful.
I think Rudolf and Flavia are the best couple but... Their relation is sad but beautiful. I like this story from the first sentence to the last sentence. ( )
  amat19 | Dec 12, 2011 |
It is a story between two royal family Rassendy family and Ruritania family.Rassendy family had blue eyes ,long straight nose and dark red hair.long time ago,the price of Rassendy came to visit england and fell in love with the wife of Ruritania's lord.Two man has a battle,after that the lord died soon,but the price recover and back to him country.since then,the Ruritania family has children wiith blue eyes ,long straight nose and dark red hair.hundred years later,the price of Rassendylls,Rudolf wants to go to visit Ruritania family.He accidently find out that he looks like the king of Ruritain.Because a trick by Duke micheal,the real king couldn't go to his cornation,so they decide to let Rudolf instead the real king to his cornation.The battle between Rudolf and Duke michael starts at here.He has to save the real king and defeat Duke michael who want to be the king.
The story is very exciting.There are many unexpected situation happened and Rudolf has to take care of these problem.what is more,it combines some love story between the Pricess Flavia and Rudolf.All in all,it is a great book.
1 vote yigao | Nov 13, 2011 |
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'We must leave for Zenda at once, to find the King!' cried Sapt. 'If we're caught, we'll all be killed!' So Rudolf Rassendyll and Sapt gallop through the night to find the King of Ruritania. But the King is now a prisoner in the Castle of Zenda. Who will rescue him from his enemies, the dangerous Duke Michael and Rupert of Hentzau? And who will win the heart of the beautiful Princess Flavia?

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