When Princess Irene and her nursemaid stay out too late one night and are chased home by goblins, a young miner boy called Curdie comes to their rescue. So begins a fantastic adventure in which Irene and Curdie must try to stop a goblin invasion, helped by Irene's mysterious great-great-grandmother. This much-loved tale was a personal favourite of C.S.
Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. This edition includes the sequel, The Princess and Curdie.
Paperback: 336 pages
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions; UK ed. edition (5 Mar. 2013)