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The Queen and the Nobody Boy (Tales of Fontania #2)

The Queen and the Nobody Boy (Tales of Fontania #2)

Author: Barbara Else
Series: Tales of Fontania
$25.00(NZD)  inc GST
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Hodie is the unpaid odd-job boy at the Grand Palace in the Kingdom of Fontania. Fed-up, he decides to leave and better himself in the South. But the young Queen, 12 year old Sibilla, is fed-up, too, because of gossip about her lack of magical ability. She decides to go with him, insisting he go north to get his mother's bag back from the Emperor of Um'Binnia.

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Finalist for the LIANZA Junior Fiction Award – Esther Glen Medal 2013


Honour Award, Junior Fiction New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards 2013    

Author description

Barbara Else is the author of six adult novels, and she is one of New Zealand's most respected writers. She is a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to literature, and has worked as a university tutor, editor and freelance writer. Barbara lives in Wellington, New Zealand.

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General Fields

  • : 9781877579233
  • : Gecko Press
  • : Gecko Press
  • : February 2012
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.92
  • : very good
  • : 326
  • : line drawings
  • : Barbara Else
  • : Paperback
  • : Sam Broad