On top of Mount Grumble live some giants, hidden from the humans below. But not all of them are giant-like! Muncle Trogg is so small that all the others laugh at him for being human-sized. Fed up with his lot, he decides to take a peek at the hated Smallings that he’s meant to resemble. But what he discovers is very surprising – and soon Muncle is caught up in all sorts of strange adventures involving a runaway dragon and a kidnapped girl! This upside-down fairytale tells the magical story of the giants of Misty Mountain… and a tiny giant who saves the day!
Winner of the Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Prize 2010.