Ella Enchanted ) original novel about Tinker B"/>

Fairy Dust and the Quest for the Egg

Gail Carson Levine, Author, Hannah Gordon, Read by , read by Hannah Gordon. Listening Library $35 (0p) ISBN 978-0-307-28167-8

An infectious baby's laugh (said to be the genesis of fairies) kicks off this audio adaptation of Levine's (Ella Enchanted ) original novel about Tinker Bell, of Peter Pan fame, and her friends on the island of Never Land. Tink is among the Never fairies who are curious about Prilla, the isle's newest arrival. But Prilla is having a rough transition to her new life; she isn't sure which fairy faction she belongs to, because she doesn't know what her talent is. When tragedy strikes Never Land, however, Prilla is called on to help lead a perilous quest to save the fairies and their leader, Mother Dove. Along the way, Prilla learns what she's really good at. Gordon, a British actress, reads with a softened accent and a kind, sunny tone that prove inviting. Fans of all things fairy may want to flit with Prilla and hear more about beloved Tinker Bell, but many young listeners are likely to find the myriad details of fairy life and the convoluted plot line a bit hard to follow. Ages 6-up. (Sept.)

Reviewed on: 09/12/2005
Release date: 08/01/2005
Show other formats
FORMATS
Paperback - 188 pages - 978-1-4231-0819-1
Book - 978-0-307-28166-1
Hardcover - 189 pages - 978-0-7868-3491-4
Paperback - 978-0-7868-3908-7
Prebound-Glued - 188 pages - 978-0-606-12862-9
Other - 978-1-4231-1276-1
Downloadable Audio - 978-0-7393-4481-1
Hardcover - 978-0-00-721276-7
Hardcover - 208 pages - 978-0-00-720928-6
Hardcover - 150 pages - 978-0-00-720929-3
Compact Disc - 1 pages - 978-0-307-28294-1
Hardcover - 978-0-00-721275-0
Hardcover - 978-0-00-721925-4
X
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
X
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
X
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
X
Email Address

Password

Log In Lost Password

PW has integrated its print and digital subscriptions, offering exciting new benefits to subscribers, who are now entitled to both the print edition and the digital editions of PW (online or via our app). For instructions on how to set up your accout for digital access, click here. For more information, click here.

The part of the site you are trying to access is now available to subscribers only. Subscribers: to set up your digital subscription with the new system (if you have not done so already), click here. To subscribe, click here.

Email pw@pubservice.com with questions.

Not Registered? Click here.