Max and The Happy Prince
by Kimberly Kaplan
Max, a crane who refuses to fly meets The Happy Prince, a young man trapped inside a statue by the evil witch, Marisa. Max, with help from three animal friends, (a gregarious little dog, an intelligent squirrel, and a friendly town mouse) must free The Happy Prince before he is melted and killed. To do this, Max must find the only Sorcerer who can defeat Marisa.