by Carol Ann Duffy, illustrated by Jane Ray - £7.99 Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (2008)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780747581062 | ISBN 10: 0747581061
Short-listed for the 2008 Kate Greenaway Medal.
A rousing tale of story telling, bravery and witches! What would happen if we lost the happy endings to stories – imagine the tears at bedtime!
A fantastic and magical tale about what happens when, one night, a wicked witch steals the happy endings to bedtime stories. It is up to Jub, the keeper of the happy endings, to save the day and ensure sweet dreams everywhere in this lyrical story about storytelling.
In the tradition of classic fairy tales for children, Carol Ann Duffy and Jane Ray have created a truly compelling, surprising and beautiful story for children of all ages.
(Price & availability last checked: October 2018)