One Beastly Beast: Two aliens, three inventors, four fantastic tales (Main/UK), by Garth Nix, is free for UK customers only in the Kindle store, courtesy of publisher HarperCollins Children’s Books. Not likely to be free in the US.
A funny, magical, colourful story collection for young children.
The stories are:
- Serena and the Sea Serpent – in which a small girl discovers that being a Penguinmaid is too much fun!
- Bill the Inventor – in which a young orphan discovers that finding ideal parents is very tricky indeed!
- Blackbread the Pirate – in which Peter discovers that the world beneath his feet is fraught with rude rats!
- The Princess and the Beastly Beast – in which Rinda discovers that monsters are not always so terrible on the inside…
Garth Nix takes on a younger audience with this collection of magical adventures. His trademark fertile imagination and spellbinding storytelling is sure to capture a whole new generation of fans.