In this rollicking journey through a wild wet night, it is all about the rhythm of the rhymes. My daughter loved this book before she could even understand it, just to hear the lilting rocking of the words. These are equally matched by the wonderful joyful colors of the pictures.— Lee Miller
Where those kings are headed is a mystery, but no travelers ever had such a jolly time. Here is a royal romp through a tongue-twisting paradise.
About the Author
Margaret Mahy lives in New Zealand and is the author of more than two hundred books for children of all ages, two of which have received England's Carnegie Medal and others of which have garnered numerous citations from the American Library Association. In 2006 she received the Hans Christian Andersen award for her contributions to international children's literature.