From the New York Times bestselling author of Rump , comes the true story behind another unlikely hero: a grumpy dwarf who gets tangled up in Snow White's feud with the wicked queen.

Ever since he was a dwarfling, Borlen (nicknamed "Grump") has dreamed of visiting The Surface, so when opportunity knocks, he leaves his cavern home behind.
At first, life aboveground is a dream come true. Queen Elfrieda Veronika Ingrid Lenore (E.V.I.L.) is the best friend Grump always wanted, feeding him all the rubies he can eat and allowing him to rule at her side in exchange for magic and information. But as time goes on, Grump starts to suspect that Queen E.V.I.L. may not be as nice as she seems. . . .
When the queen commands him to carry out a horrible task against her stepdaughter Snow White, Grump is in over his head. He's bound by magic to help the queen, but also to protect Snow White. As if that wasn't stressful enough, the queen keeps bugging him for updates through her magic mirror! He'll have to dig deep to find a way out of this pickle, and that's enough to make any dwarf Grumpy indeed.

Hardcover, 304 pages
Published on May 29, 2018 by Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN-10: 1524717010
ISBN-13: 9781524717018
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  • hunterdad64
    hunterdad64Friday, June 1, 2018 at 12:24 pm55 stars
    amazing
    • chacedaneil18
      chacedaneil18Friday, June 1, 2018 at 7:48 am55 stars
      It is so good
      • coolkidpm
        coolkidpmFriday, June 1, 2018 at 5:29 am55 stars
        you must read it
        • coolgamerThursday, May 31, 2018 at 3:26 pm
          a must read
          • Pink lovedMonday, May 28, 2018 at 6:41 pm
            Awesome
            • Pink lovedMonday, May 28, 2018 at 6:40 pm
              A must read!
              • chacedaneil18
                chacedaneil18Friday, May 25, 2018 at 7:55 am55 stars
                this book is so good
                • roysen
                  roysenFriday, May 25, 2018 at 7:48 am
                  awesome
                  • roysen
                    roysenThursday, May 24, 2018 at 8:04 am
                    this book is so good
                    • chacedaneil18
                      chacedaneil18Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 7:52 am55 stars
                      i want to read this

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