The Land of Stories is a series of children’s audiobooks written by Chris Colfer. The first book in the series, The Wishing Spell, was released on July 17th, 2012.
For who is this book for ?
This book is perfect for children who are looking for exciting and magical stories.
- The books are well written and enjoyable for children of all ages.
- The audiobooks are very well done, with great narration and sound effects.
- The stories suck kids in and keep them entertained from beginning to end.
- The audiobook is over seven hours long
- Some of the characters are not well developed
- The story moves slowly in some parts
Learn more about the author
Chris Colfer is a Golden Globe-winning actor best known for his role as Kurt Hummel on the Fox television show Glee. Chris started writing The Land of Stories when he was fourteen years old and finished the first book four days before he graduated high school. About the book The Wishing Spell tells the story of Alex and Conner Bailey, two children who are transported into a world where their fairy tale favorites come to life. Along with their new friends – Goldilocks, Jack (of beanstalk fame), Cinderella, and many more – they set off on an adventure to save this magical land from being taken over by an evil queen.
“This series is amazing! It’s great for all ages and it truly captures the magical feeling of making a wish come true. The characters are lovable and relatable, which makes for an enjoyable reading experience for anyone who opens this book.”
“The Land of Stories is a great book for any child who loves fairy tales and magic. Chris Colfer has combined classic story elements with his own fresh ideas to create an enchanting world that will capture the reader’s imagination.”
“The Land of Stories is a series that my whole family loves! My daughter and I are currently listening to the audiobook of The Wishing Spell. We can’t wait to continue on with the rest of the books in this fantastic series!”
“This book is awesome! I love the way it’s written. It makes me feel like I’m in a different world.”