The Rise and Fall of Mount Majestic
Hardcover: 352 pages
Date Published: 2011
Point: Living in the face of fear is not the same as living in fear.
Path: The reader follows 10 year old Persimmony Smudge through a rolling adventure filled with jumping tortoises, short kings, secret passages, and one giant surprise.
Sources: An active imagination and a thoughtful style.
Agreement: This would be a great book to read to your child. With short chapters, catchy titles, funny characters, and good lessons this could provide excellent talking points.
Personal App: I appreciated the ending of the book.
Stars: 4 out of 5
It would be worth another read and I would recommend it.