|Format:||Book on CD 2021|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 3 copies|
The Ickabog is coming...
A mythical monster, a kingdom in peril, an adventure that will test two children's bravery to the limit. Discover a brilliantly original fairy tale about the power of hope and friendship to triumph against all odds, from one of the world's best storytellers.
The kingdom of Cornucopia was once the happiest in the world. It had plenty of gold, a king with the finest moustache you could possibly imagine, and butchers, bakers, and cheesemongers whose exquisite foods made a person dance with delight when they ate them.
Everything was perfect - except for the misty Marshlands to the north, which, according to legend, were home to the monstrous Ickabog. Anyone sensible knew that the Ickabog was just a myth to scare children into behaving. But the funny thing about myths is that sometimes they take on a life of their own.
Could a myth unseat a beloved king? Could a myth bring a once happy country to its knees? Could a myth thrust two children into an adventure they didn't ask for and never expected?
If you're feeling brave, immerse yourself in this audiobook to find out....
This physical edition contains a booklet of the full color illustrations from our contest winners around the world.
-- Juvenile fiction.
Fear -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Kings and rulers -- Juvenile fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) -- Juvenile fiction.
Animals, Mythical -- Juvenile fiction.
Imaginary places -- Juvenile fiction.
Monsters -- Fiction.
Fear -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Kings, queens, rulers, etc. -- Fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) -- Fiction.
Animals, Mythical -- Fiction.
Imaginary places -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| [Grand Haven, Michigan] :2021
Brilliance Audio (Firm), publisher.
Read by Stephen Fry.
Title from container.
7 audio discs (7 hrs., 53 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.