About the Book: The Ickabog
The Ickabog is coming? A mythical monster, a kingdom in peril, an adventure that
will test two childrens 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 worlds best storytellers.
The kingdom of Cornucopia was once the happiest in the world. It had plenty of
gold, a king with the finest moustaches 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,