The Three Mulla-Mulgars (The Three Royal Monkeys)

The Three Mulla-Mulgars (The Three Royal Monkeys)

Walter de la Mare

A trio of royal monkey brothers — Thimble, Thumble, and Nod — obtain a paranormal amulet from their mom, who instructs them to set out looking for their father. It's been decades because the father vanished after venture his personal quest for the dominion of his brother, the Prince of the Valleys of Tishnar. With the amulet to guard them, the brothers trigger on a sequence of adventures that spread throughout a fable imaginative and prescient of Africa.

This mesmerizing story, a hidden jewel of children's literature, is aimed toward nine- to 13-year-olds, however the narrative's humour, pleasure, and poetic traits will captivate readers of every age. Expressive black-and-white illustrations through Caldecott Medalist Dorothy P. Lathrop upload allure and wonder to Walter de l. a. Mare's enduring myth of brotherhood and friendship.

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