Shadow Man (Prince Andy and the Misfits #1)
But one day his world is completely turned upside down as he learns the unbelievable truth of his identity: he is the prince of a faraway kingdom called Filligrim in the Valley of the Misfits a magical place where pixies, elves, wizards, and dragons are just as likely to be inhabitants as humans. He was brought t...more
I'm lovin this story thus far. It's a story of inclusion. Everyone who felt excluded for some reason or another, with their own kind (say a giant who gets called 'half-pint' for example) are welcome in the Misfit Kingdom of Filligrim.
I appreciate that the author thinks outside the box and doesn't fall into the cliches about mystical creatures...who says unicorns have to be white? And she has created new mystical creatures I just love (snollygob any o ...more
Shadow Man (Prince Andy and the Misfits, #1) is a very interesting read. The adventure of Prince Andy and his band of Misfits is one that should energize any child's imagination. While I am a bit picky about what I read, I did enjoy the book for what it is. I will also be reading the second book to see how the story moves forward.
This book will certainly be read to any future kids that I have (provided I'm lucky enough to have some).