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Kindle è The Kingdom and the Cave à Joan Aiken Joan Aiken's first published children's novel and the Kindle #209 written originally when she was Mickle the Palace cat finds a mysterious message telling of a threat to Written when Joan Aiken was seventeen this charming and light hearted fantasy novel relates how the kingdom of Astalon was saved from the invading forces of the Under People through the efforts of young Prince Michael Mickle the palace cat the wise horse Minerva and a host of other helpful animalsAn excellent book for young readers with a taste for anthropomorphic animal fantasy The Kingdom and the Cave is an engaging story I was delighted to discover that Aiken includes an intelligent rat named Professor Nicodemus in her story and found myself wondering whether this was an inspiration for Robert C O'Brien whose own animal fantasy novel for children Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH included an important rat character by that nameAs Aiken was born in 1924 this novel would have been written in 1941 although I believe that it first saw print in 1960 published by Abelard Schuman of London O'Brien's book was first published in 1971 so it is possible that his choice was a tribute to Aiken If not it must rank as one of those happy cases of serendipitous synchronicity

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Doc ✓ The Kingdom and the Cave ´ 160 pages ↠ Joan aiken ↠ [KINDLE] ❁ The Kingdom and the Cave By Joan Aiken – Eyltransferservices.co.uk Joan Aiken's first published children's novel written originally when she was 17Mickle the Palace cat finds a mysterious message telling of a threat Rat and many to rescue the King and ueen from danger when he learns the Universal Animal Language and joins his friends in battles and magic ceremonies to defeat the ene I read this so long ago that I only remember bits and pieces of it's plot But I do remember the excitement and tangy twist that the fantastical world felt like And Mickle I do remember Mickle How delightful he was

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The Kingdom and the CaveThe Kingdom of Astalon by the Under People Prince Michael is helped by Mickle and his other animal friends Minerva the The Kingdom PDF or horse Prince Nicodemus the water It's clearly an early work and its rough around the edges it's a fair enough read but as with other books I have read by Aiken you do have to work hard to maintain that interest level