Written by Annabeth McCorkle
Illustrations by Alan Stewart
A timeless tale of struggle, selflessness, and transformation. The kramurg, an ugly, disagreeable beast, is happy with his plundering, self-centered lie. Then, unexpectedly confronted with the knowledge of his own inevitable death, he undertakes a quest to become a man. Step by step, the kramurg’s metamorphosis invites the reader to experience a sense of our shared plight and our common possibitly.