Calyx of Teversall by Maia Appleby
Approx. 35,490 words.
Published on March 26, 2012 by
Brighter Books Publishing.
Calyx is a young boy working at his Uncle's curio shop while in hiding from a menacing, manipulative Borgh elf named Fenbeck, who wants to find him and claim him as his apprentice. With hints of Rumpelstiltskin and touches of gnome wisdom, this exciting, endearing tale written in a classical style will be treasured by parents and children alike.