Author: Julie Berry
Genres: Middle Grade Speculative
Format: Audio, eBook, Print
Date: June 13, 2017
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Young dairymaid Begonia has lost her cow Alfalfa. So she has set off on a search across the countryside even though she has nothing but a magical map to guide her. Along the way she meets a mother and baby, a woodcutter, a very dirty young man, and an eight-foot ostrich.
Meanwhile, the emperor has gone missing from the royal palace in a most mysterious manner. Was it murder? Was it magic? It will take all of Begonia’s wits to save the empire and get Alfalfa home safely.Can Begonia save the emperor and the emire? #MGfairytale @JulieBerryBooks THE EMPEROR'S OSTRICH Click To Tweet