Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Scholastic, 2006.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Kerstin Meyer
Very Fine first American edition/first printing in alike dustjacket, beautifully SIGNED and dated 5/17/06 by AUTHOR Cornelia Funke directly on the title page.
Brave as a lion, strong as an elephant, Ben is a fearless young boy. He spends his day battling … all sorts of ferocious beasts. But when the day is over and darkness falls, Ben suddenly doesn't feel quite so brave. One day, he realizes, it's the big sister who does the protecting. Translated from the original German by Oliver Latsch ; Color Illustrations;  pages.