"An instantaneous leap into the magical
Energetic, innovative, and perceptive"
The Washington Post
"A rich, enjoyable read
Succeeds by drawing in the most potent elements of fairytale, myth, and invented fantasy."
"You might just get in touch with the child in you who clapped her hands for Tinker Bell."
"A trumpet blast for the imagination."
Shy, awkward Bastian is amazed to discover that he has become a character in the mysterious book he is reading and that he has an important mission to fulfill.