PERFECTION LEARNING Corporation, 1997 - 272 pages
Lloyd Alexander has won legions of fans with his terrific adventure stories that feature strong female characters. Alexander's work is also distinguished by its humor, impeccable writing, and subtle moral lessons.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - t1bclasslibrary - LibraryThing
This tale of three friends (a boy, a girl, and a poet turned into a donkey) borrows tales from the Iliad and Odyssey, and turns them into something new and exciting. The friends are off to save a ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - devafagan - LibraryThing
Alexander's whimsical story-telling voice is as strong as ever, but the plot and mythic elements did not move me in the way his other works have. I felt the re-imagining of traditional tales in this ... Read full review