This fast-paced adventure series uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairytales from author Chris Colfer, star of television's Glee
Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change.
When the twins' grandmother gives them a treasured fairy-tale book, they have no idea they're about to enter a land beyond all imagining: the Land of Stories, where fairy tales are real.
But as Alex and Conner soon discover, the stories they know so well haven't ended in this magical land - Goldilocks is now a wanted fugitive, Red Riding Hood has her own kingdom, and Queen Cinderella is about to become a mother!
The twins know they must get back home somehow. But with the legendary Evil Queen hot on their trail, will they ever find the way
The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell brings readers on a thrilling quest filled with magic spells, laugh-out-loud humour and page-turning adventure.
Wonderful, exciting and full of fairytale adventure. When Alex and Connor Bailey fall into their grandmother's storybook, their lives take and unexpected turn. They find themselves caught in a race against everyone's favourite villains to locate the ingredients to the Wishing Spell so they can return home. Full of adventure and quirky characters. An absolute must read! - Stephanie (QBD)
Written by one of Glee's most beloved actors, The Land of Stories takes on fairytales in a fantastic new way. It's a perfect series for those young readers who are after something that will take them a little longer to devour but still perfect for young imaginations. Colfer deifinitely knows how to write a page turner with just the right amount of adventure and excitement to keep anyone hooked. - Zoe (QBD)
Magic, Mayhem and Malevolence
What a page turner! Fast-paced, engaging and perfect for anyone of any age. With unexpected plot twists, suspense, magic and humour, you wont be able to put it down. The Wishing Spell brings all your childhood favourites (Snow White, Red Riding Hood, Cinderella) together for a brand new adventure full of mystery and wonder. Reviewed by 21sc