A beautifully written story of magic, myth, and fantasy. The intriguing text is a combination of classic prose and modern English. Original, elegant full-colour illustrations by an accomplished artist, it is a pleasure to read and enjoy the lavish art. The fascinating characters include wizards, witches, fairies, dragons and talking animals. Woven within the story is a magical puzzle to be solved by interpreting rhyming lines. Clever limericks enliven the text and set the mood for a magical adventure.