A King marries a poor girl after being told she can perform amazing feats with a spinning wheel. But what will happen to her when he realises he's been tricked..? Stunning retelling of a traditional tale. High quality cream paper and a special easy to read font ensure a smooth read for all.
Kevin Crossley-Holland was born in North Buckinghamshire and grew up in the Chilterns. He is best known for his poetry, novels, translation of Beowulf and reinterpretations of medieval legends. He has won many awards including the Carnegie Medal, the Guardian Children's Fiction Award, and the Tir na n-Og Award, and has had his Arthur trilogy translated into twenty-five languages, selling over a million copies worldwide. He now lives on the Norfolk coast in East Anglia.