Rumors are stirring of the end of winter. This could lead to disaster throughout the kingdom. Worried by this, Callie wants to go up the mountain with her friends to ask the king. But she hasn’t learned how to fly yet. Then when she discovers the mysterious ice flower, she will need to overcome her fears to bring it to the king.
This enchanting story will inspire young readers and warm their hearts.
Callie’s Magical Flight
Author: Amie Borst
Age Range: 6 – 9
Grade Level: 1 – 4
Series: Unicorn Tales (book 1)
Paperback: 114 pages
Formats: Paperback, eBook
Callie is a pegacorn. That is a unicorn with wings. She lives on a magical island called Avonlea in the Kingdom of Wintersend. She is a happy pegacorn who loves to ice skate and play with her friends. But she hasn’t learn how to fly yet. She is too scared.
One day her friend tells her of the rumor that winter is ending, which would be devastating to their kingdom. So her friends decided to flying to the top of the mountain to ask the king about it. They invite Callie to come with but she is too scared. Then when it stops snowing the and the clouds drift away, she starts to believe in the rumor.
Suddenly a big gust of wind blows and almost pushes her into the air. When it clears, she discovers a sparkling ice flower on the ground. So Callie decides to take the strange sight to the king. But instead of flying, she walks up the forgotten trail up the mountain. Along the way she encounters a giant snow bear and a magical fairy. Soon she will discover the strength within to fly and learn the truth that will save her kingdom.
Callie’s Magical Flight is a delightful read that will fill young readers with wonder. It creates a charming world that I can’t wait to learn more about in the next book. I particularly loved the message about believing in yourself and to try new things even when they are scary.
I recommend this fun book for all readers new to chapter books. Especially if they love horses and unicorns.