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The Golden Key
A Victorian Fairy Tale
HARDCOVER; Published: 12/15/2016
ISBN: 978-0-8028-5456-8
Price: $ 16.00
136 Pages
Trim Size, in inches: 6" x 9"

All ages

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DESCRIPTION
A children's classic with stunning new artwork

When young Mossy hears the legend that anyone who manages to find the end of a rainbow will be rewarded with a golden key, he becomes determined to do exactly that. But finding the golden key is the easy part — discovering what it unlocks is a much harder task. Together with a runaway girl named Tangle, the two set out to find the key's purpose — and discover their own along the way.

George MacDonald's beloved fairytale is brought to life by Ruth Sanderson's sumptuous illustrations, making this a perfect gift for readers of all ages.

REVIEWS
The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"Richly described and illustrated. . . . Sanderson's dramatic black and white scratchboard illustrations bring grace and depth to this old story."
Booklist
"Sanderson's black-and-white illustrations play on the story's motif of light and darkness as she skillfully depicts the children's journey through fairyland. . . . Beautifully presented."
Christian Market
"Beautifully illustrated by Ruth Sanderson, this classic Victorian fairy tale will capture the imagination of adventurers of all ages."
School Library Journal
"A lovely addition for fairy-tale collections."
Times Literary Supplement
"Memorable and enchanting."