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The Resource The queen and the nobody boy : a tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices), by Barbara Else ; with illustrations by Sam Broad

The queen and the nobody boy : a tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices), by Barbara Else ; with illustrations by Sam Broad

Label
The queen and the nobody boy : a tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices)
Title
The queen and the nobody boy
Title remainder
a tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices)
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara Else ; with illustrations by Sam Broad
Title variation
  • Queen & the nobody boy
  • Tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices)
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hodie is an unpaid odd-job boy at the Grand Palace in the Kingdom of Fontania. Fed-up he decides to leave and better himself in the South. The young Queen, Sibilla is fed-up too due to the gossip about her lack of magical ability. She decides to go with Hodie, insisting he go north
Member of
Cataloging source
Nz
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Else, Barbara
Dewey number
NZ823.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Broad, Sam
Series statement
Tales of Fontania
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  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Avarice
  • Magic
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Fantasy
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The queen and the nobody boy : a tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices), by Barbara Else ; with illustrations by Sam Broad
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Novel for children
  • Sequel to: The travelling restaurant
  • "An adventure story about greed, rebellion and finding allies in the most unlikely places."--Back cover
Contents
Part one: How to leave the City of Spires -- Part two: How to cross the Stones of Beyond -- Part three: How to travel to Um'binnia -- Part four: Many shocks and temptations -- Part five: What to do when you've escaped but only so far -- Postscript 1: the royal swear word -- Postscript 2: Emperor Prowdd'on's moustache wardrobe -- Postscript 3 -- Um'binnian cabbage cream
Control code
ocn796934117
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
326 p.
Isbn
9781877579493
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)796934117
Label
The queen and the nobody boy : a tale of Fontania : Hodie's journey (in five parts all about bad choices), by Barbara Else ; with illustrations by Sam Broad
Publication
Note
  • Novel for children
  • Sequel to: The travelling restaurant
  • "An adventure story about greed, rebellion and finding allies in the most unlikely places."--Back cover
Contents
Part one: How to leave the City of Spires -- Part two: How to cross the Stones of Beyond -- Part three: How to travel to Um'binnia -- Part four: Many shocks and temptations -- Part five: What to do when you've escaped but only so far -- Postscript 1: the royal swear word -- Postscript 2: Emperor Prowdd'on's moustache wardrobe -- Postscript 3 -- Um'binnian cabbage cream
Control code
ocn796934117
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
326 p.
Isbn
9781877579493
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)796934117

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