When the king stops by a miller's home for the night, his wise man foretells that someday the king's daughter would marry the miller's son. The king buys the baby from the miller to prevent this from occurring but his efforts are thwarted.
My boys loved listening to this story which includes cleverness, dragons, and magic.
-Borrowed from the library.
Ms. Hyman's illustrations are beautiful. I like how her characters are from different races.