“Best Russian adventure book for kids 2016”
“Winner GISFIR books award 2016”
A great story with everything to win the hearts of boys and girls: an unusual world, a mystery, forbidden secrets, adventures,
confrontation, dreams. Alexander Ray managed to come up with a truly exciting adventure of a young boy named Ike. Bright illustrations by Olly Kit perfectly ornament the fantasy.
“We humans know so much about the world around us that it seems sometimes that all its secrets have already been unraveled, all mysteries solved, all obstacles left behind, and no place in the whole universe left unpoked by our curious human noses. But it was not always like this. Very long ago people knew very little.
And only the rare brave ones—those who ventured to challenge the unexplored—were opening more and more knowledge for
the rest, until we had finally become the masters of the Earth. This story is about one of those brave ones—one who could overcome senseless prohibitions and his own fears to discover one more secret of the universe…”