Tula’s Troll in Dickens’ Land

Gunvor Johansson
Genre: Children’s Fantasy

Tula is a ten year old girl who has befriended a small troll she met in Scottish forest. Huva, the troll, shows Tula a magic ladder, which takes them back in time. On this their third adventure the pair finds themselves in Charles Dickens’ office in 1870. Huva uses troll magic to transport them into the book of Oliver Twist, where they meet not only Oliver but also where Tula has a frightening encounter with Fagin. Inside the covers of David Copperfield they meet Betsey Trotwood and the charming Mr Dick as well as many more of the characters in this book.