The Magic Story Shop

Pages: 176
Subject: Fiction
Imprint: Rock the Boat

The Magic Story Shop

Katja Frixe

Translated by Ruth Ahmedzai Kemp
When Clara is unhappy a trip to Mrs Owl at the Magic Book Shop always helps cheer her up. But now it is her turn to help Mrs Owl
9781786075666 (3 Oct 2019)
RRP £7.99 / US$11.95

The Book

When Clara is unhappy a visit to Mrs Owl's Magic Story Shop always cheers her up. But now Mrs Owl needs her help.

The story shop is Clara's favourite place in the whole world.  Her good friends, Gustaf the rhyming cat and Mr King the talking mirror, are always here to share a joke or give her good advice.  Mrs Owl always has a perfect book to match her mood as well as the yummiest chocolate cakes in town. But when someone tries to take away Mr King and tricks Mrs Owl, the bookshop is in danger. Clara and her family and friends must find a way to help Mrs Owl and save her shop.

Additional Information

Subject Fiction
Pages 176
Imprint Rock the Boat


About the Author

Katja Frixe was born in 1979 in Wolfenbüttel and studied education in Braunschweig. She spent several years working as a reader for various children's and YA publishers, before becoming a freelance author and translator in 2013. Today she lives with her husband and twin daughters near Braunschweig. Illustrated by Florentine Prechtel.


'A feel-good mixture of a read that leaves you wanting more.'

- Stiftung Lesen