Tikki wants to give her new human friend, Jan, a precious gift. BUT – fairies are forbidden to touch humans, still less make magic for them!
The Fairy Queen says that all humans want are favours. And only she has the power to give – or take – life. Tikki doesn’t care!
Eight years later, Jan and her fairy child discover that Tikki is being cruelly punished. They must rescue her. But how will they ever free the fairy from the deadly power of the Tyrant Queen…?
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A compelling fantasy that will appeal to children, whether read aloud or alone.
School Library Journal, Starred
Told in the grand fashion of early 20th century fairy tales, Banks s story is a comfortable, old-fashioned read. Publishers Weekly
From the Hardcover Library Binding edition."
"A compelling fantasy that will appeal to children, whether read aloud or alone."
-School Library Journal, Starred
"Told in the grand fashion of early 20th century fairy tales, Banks's story is a comfortable, old-fashioned read."-Publishers Weekly
From the Hardcover Library Binding edition.From the Back Cover:
Fairies are supposed to love their Queen and obey her every rule. That is, until they decide to do otherwise!
When Tiki, the fairy, meets Jan, she's the first grown-up she's ever spoken to and when she sees that she's unhappy, she knows just how to magic up a solution…
But the Fairy Queen is all-powerful, and Jan discovers that Tiki is being cruelly punished for being so naughty. How can she free her fairy rebel from the wicked powers of the Tyrant Queen?
From the world-famous author of 'The Indian in the Cupboard'
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Book Description Harper Collins Publishers 1992-01-01, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New Ed. 0006732208 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0006732208
Book Description Harper Collins Publishers, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 6732208