40 pages, 7.25" x 10", Ages 3-8
ISBN 9781930900882, Hardcover $18.95
The King With Six Friends
By Jay Williams
Illustrated by Imero Gobbato
There are many nice things about being a king. But there is one very bad thing.
It's hard to find a job if you're out of work. All that a king can do is rule,
and if you have no kingdom then you are out of work. That's what happened to young King Zar.
He was a good king, but young and without much experience. A bold, strong king with many
soliders had attacked his kingdom. Young Zar found himself with no country, with no palace
or house or hut. Zar had twelve gold pieces, a suit of clothes and a sword. So he set out to find work.
The road was long and the world was wide. In Zar's search for a kingdom he met six unusual
friends along the way. From the author of the Danny Dunn books, magically illustrated by Imero Gobbato.