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At HarperCollins Children’s Books, it is our mission to inspire a lifelong love of reading, and next year on the 5th March, we’ll be celebrating World Book Day with some of our most beloved characters!
The stunning new 10+ story from the bestselling and award-winning author of TIME TRAVELLING WITH A HAMSTER, for anyone who loved the humour of WALL-E, the action of STAR WARS and the deeply touching emotion of ET.
Fast forward to the future, and 2120 London is in ruins. The young Prince Alfred has never known life outside of Buckingham Palace, but when his beloved mother is locked up in the Tower of London, Alfred must find his courage to rescue her.
But soon he discovers something beastly stalking the halls of Buckingham Palace…a monstrous Griffin! With the help of plucky urchin Mite and his ever-loyal Nanny, Alfred embarks on a mission to rescue his mother, defeat the evil Lord Protector, and battle the mighty Griffin…to save the world!