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Spindle's end : a tale of magic and adventure

By: McKinley, Robin

0552563439 / 9780552563437
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United Kingdom
Children's (6-12)  Learn More
Reprint. Originally published: Oxford: David Fickling, 2002.

An exceptional retelling of The Sleeping Beauty which takes the reader into a magical world filled with modern characters, encountering adventure, love and loss.

Rosie is very, very ordinary. No-one, not even an extremely powerful and evil fairy who is out for the princess's blood, would give Rosie a second glance.

But then, even Rosie doesn't know the secret of her own birth...and she cannot be hidden forever as her twenty-first birthday approaches.

The curse placed on her at her christening will hunt her down through the years, gathering strength, and at some point a princess must become a queen, even if she would rather just stay ordinary-


5AK Interest age: from c 9 years, YFH Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)

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