The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald - Land of Tales

The Princess and the Goblin

George MacDonald

Children

Eight-year old Princess Irene lives alone with her father in a wild and desolate kingdom. In the nearby mines, the goblins are planning to take revenge on the kingdom. An unusual tale about monstrous creatures with soft and vulnerable feet, invisible guardians and magic threads, daring adventures and narrow escapes.