The King of the Hummingbirds and Other Tales

John Gardner
fantasy, childrens, short stories
The King of the Hummingbirds and Other Tales - John Gardner

Four fairy tales featuring a stupid coppersmith's son, a witch unhappy in her profession, a gnome with power to change things, and a fat, bespectacled Jewish boy who hopes to marry a princess.

Contents:

  • The King of the Hummingbirds
  • The Witch's Wish
  • The Pear Tree
  • The Gnome and the Dragons
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Release date: 1977
Genres: fantasy, childrens, short stories
Updated: August 28, 2021