The Tale of Despereaux : Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread, Paperback

The Tale of Despereaux : Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread Paperback

Illustrated by Timothy Basil Ering

Description

A heartwarming young adventure story, winner of the prestigious Newbery Medal. A deftly crafted fairy tale adventure story from a New York Times bestselling author, twice winner of the prestigious Newbery Medal.

Here, reader, is the tale of a tiny, sickly mouse with unusually large ears; a mouse who takes his fate into his own hands.

It is the tale of a beautiful, flaxen-haired princess who laughs often and makes everything around her seem brighter.

It is the tale of a poor, deaf serving girl who entertains foolish dreams of splendour.

It is a tale of impossible love, of bravery and of old-fashioned courage. And, reader, it is a tale of treachery - unlimited treachery...

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Fantasy
  • ISBN: 9781844289936

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