Children · Eva Ibbotson · Stand Alone

The Ogre of Oglefort by Eva Ibbotson

Synopsis When a Hag, an orphan boy and a troll called Ulf get sent to rescue a princess from an ogre, they expect it to be a fairly standard magical mission. But the ogre is depressed, the princess doesn’t want to be rescued – and the ogre’s dead wife is turning in her grave. The… Continue reading The Ogre of Oglefort by Eva Ibbotson

Children · Eva Ibbotson · Stand Alone

The Secret of Platfrom 13 by Eva Ibbotson

Synopsis A forgotten door on an abandoned railway platform is the entrance to a magical kingdom–an island where humans live happily with feys, mermaids, ogres, and other wonderful creatures. Carefully hidden from the world, the Island is only accessible when the door opens for nine days every nine years. A lot can go wrong in… Continue reading The Secret of Platfrom 13 by Eva Ibbotson