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.
"What George MacDonald does best is fantasy - fantasy that hovers between the allegorical and the mythopoeic. And this, in my opinion, he does better than any man."-C.S. Lewis
Publisher: William B Eerdmans Publishing Co
Number of pages: 136
Weight: 499 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 20 mm
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."
"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."