Terrifying monsters, daring escapes and a kingdom on the verge of warab Unlikely companions Snail and Prince Aspen find themselves thrown together on the adventure of a lifetime. Due to a series of misunderstandings, they end up on the run, having adventure after mishap after scary, thrilling escape. When they reach Aspen's kingdom, they learn to their horror that their actions have divided the country and plunged it into violence. Every minute counts: it is time for Snail and Aspen to figure out a way to stop the building waratogether. The Hostage Prince is a fast-paced, funny, exciting fantasy novel for young readers. And who better to start tweens on their journey than Jane Yolen (aAmerica's Hans Christian AndersenaaTime) and her son, Adam Stemple!J UDGING BY HOW MUCH his head throbbed, Aspen didna#39;t think too much time had passed before he regained his senses. ... when Snail and Ismelled differentmeals.I should have listenedwhen she warned aboutgoinginto thecave.I should have . ... troll wrinkledits noseasifit had just smelled something it did not like.
|Title||:||The Hostage Prince|
|Author||:||Jane Yolen, Adam Stemple|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2013-06-13|