Feathered Ogre a Story from Italy (Paperback)

By Fran Parnell, Sophie Fatus (Illustrator)

Barefoot Books, 9781846865626, 48pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2011



This Italian tale tells how Prolo, the Kings youngest gardener, sets out on an impossible quest which frightens even the bravest of the Kings knights. Can he steal a magic feather from the back of the terrifying feathered ogre who eats tasty boys and girls for his supper?

Part of our new Illustrated Reading Series, designed to make reading alone a pleasure for early, confident and advanced readers. This title targets early readers with simple sentences, carefully chosen vocabulary and exciting storylines to give new readers a head start.