The Ogre of Oglefort

By Eva Ibbotson

Ivo the orphan, including the Hag of Dribble, Ulf the Troll, and Brian the Wizard, units out to save lots of Princess Mirella from the scary Ogre of Oglefort. but if the rescuers arrive on the fortress, they're surprised to discover that the princess does not are looking to be kept; she wishes the ogre to show her right into a chicken so she will get away an prepared marriage. And the Ogre isn't really approximately the fearsome creature he as soon as was--in truth, he is fairly depressed. Now the rescuers have a brand new objective: retailer Princess Mirella from her tyrannical royal family members and aid restoration the Ogre and his fort to the fearsome (but enjoyable) paradise it was once.

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An individual who has an egg to observe over has a stake sooner or later, and the future—they have been convinced of it—was going to be reliable.

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