This week, we’re taking a look at the leader of the (in)famous girl gang: Charlie of The Wild Chicks!
We took The Wild Chicks out of doors this week in a spurt of beautiful California autumn. Just imagine all the mischief Charlie and the gang could get into here...these girls would probably spend hours exploring the canyons, finding desert wildlife, and climbing lots of trees!
Cornelia's long-awaited sequel to Dragon Rider has flown into bookstores in the U.S. and Canada. After over a decade, Ben, Firedrake, and friends old and new are back, and part of FREEFAB, a conversation organization that aids magical creatures and the humans who love them.
from the desk of Cornelia Funke: I love to write fantasy, so why did I ever write girls’ books (which I never read when I was young)? Because one day my editor said: “Cornelia, would you write a book without dragons or fairies for a change?” …