The Princess and Curdie

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Blackie and Son, 1900 - Animals - 336 pages
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With the help of a mysterious fairy queen who provides monstrous but gentle creatures to aid him, a miner's son takes on the dangerous task of helping the king and princess confound their enemies and save the kingdom.
 

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User Review  - charlie68 - LibraryThing

Didn't like this one as much as the first book. More preachy and less cerebral but still a good story about how sloth can lead to greater sins. Read full review

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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

The Princess and the Goblin was one of my favorite childhood books, My copy was read and re-read for the dreamlike sense of magic and wonder of the rooms at the top of the tower; the gritty terror of ... Read full review

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