Reading level 1

Horis Humdrum and Splotch

Author Alice Kuipers

Fantasy and Myths

friendship, self-esteem, cooperation, teamwork, bravery

Horis Humdrum is so shy that he finds it hard to make friends; until that is, he meets Splotch, the four-eyed, six-horned monster that only he can see. Together, Horis and Splotch must find the magic key, but first they have to dodge mermaids, bubbling rapids and fire-breathing dragons. Will they succeed, and will Horis still be shy by the end of the story? The readers decide...