A gardener goes on a quest to obtain an ogre feather to cure the ailing king—only to discover that the king’s daughter, who was previously captured by the ogre, has her own tricks up her sleeve. This illustrated chapter book retelling of an Italian folktale is available individually and as part of the Stories from around the World: 4 Tales of Problem-Solving & Wit set.
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Product Dimensions:5.5 x 8.13 inches
Page Count:48 pages
Age Range:Ages 6-9 years
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About the Contributors
Retold by - Fran Parnell
Fran Parnell has always loved monster tales, “the bigger and badder the better!” Previously a Barefoot Books editor, Fran is now a writer and lives in Yorkshire, England.
Illustrated by - Sophie Fatus
Sophie Fatus is a full-time artist who is known for her exuberant illustrations. She was born in Paris into a family of artists and now lives in Florence with her partner and two cats.