A moving, magical tale about a spunky girl from the award-winning author of the Chronicles of Prydain.
Quick-witted, bright, and sassy, Rizka the Gypsy girl is involved with everything that is happening in Greater Dunitsa, including runaway lovers, floods, magical caves, and a ghost in the town hall. And everyone in town has an opinion. Big Franko wants her to have a better life, General Hatvan wants to court-martial her, young Sofiya wants to be just like her, and her greatest enemy, Chief Councilor Sharpnack, wants to run her out of Greater Dunitsa. Has Rizka finally met her match?
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
I agree with other reviewers who say Rizka reminds them of Pippi Longstocking and is best for ages 9-13. This story is interestingly crafted: Each adventure is a bit more sophisticated than the ... Read full review
GYPSY RIZKAUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
This tome from Alexander (The Iron Ring, 1997, etc.) showcases all the elements of a farce as mayors and councilmen, gypsies and ragamuffins supplant kings and princes, warriors and magic cats ... Read full review
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