The Book of Legends

Suggested age 8 – 11


Author: Lenny Henry
Illustrator: Keenon Ferrell
ISBN: 9781529067866
Date Published: Oct 13, 2022

From comedy legend Lenny Henry, author of The Boy With Wings, comes his incredible new middle grade novel, The Book of Legends, perfect for fans of outrageous adventures and illustrated throughout by the incredibly talented Keenon Ferrell.

Two ordinary kids are about to go on one extraordinary adventure!

Bran and Fran love living with their mum, who is the storyteller at the Once Upon a Wow bookstore in their small Midlands town. But when mum goes missing and her stories turn out to be a portal to another world, they’re going to have a huge, magical adventure on their hands.

Luckily, they have Wilma, the Wizard’s Wife, and Zack, the wisecracking Zebracorn, to help them on their journey. And they’re going to need help because there are evil princes, mud monsters and Viking armies all standing in their way. . .

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Dimensions13.5 × 21.6 cm

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