Alma Freng and The Sun Travelers
Nominated for the 2020 ARK Children’s Book Prize
“An impressive debut (…). A gift to children and young readers.”
Cathrine Krøger, Dagbladet, 5 out of 6 stars
“Already by the first pages the story grabs the reader and by the scary and Harry Potteresque start the scene is set (…) I want more!”
Nora Steenberg, Bok365, 5 out of 6 stars
“A feast! (…) A book with energy and abundance. (…) the prose is energetic and playful. (…) smart portioned excitements. (…) Ida Tufte Michelsen has created a thoroughly prepared and good univers.”
Karen Frøsland Nystøyl, Vårt Land
“Everything is perfectly portioned (…) Ida Tufte Michelsen’s writing manages the deed to invite without any compromises.”
Karin Haugen, Klassekampen
A magical adventure about courage, revenge,
extraordinary friendships and amazing power.
Everything changes for Alma the day an old woman knocks on her third floor bedroom window. The woman introduces herself as her grandmother, she’s one of the secret sun travelers who can fly with rays of sun and control time. Now she needs Alma’s help in a plot to take down the evil Grand Minister Gabriella Grubel. Grubel is a ruthless and dangerous ruler who will stop at nothing to eliminate all sun travelers. Alma must learn to fly and control time before it is too late.